A man accused of going on a drunken horseback ride through Boulder while on his way to his brother’s wedding in Utah failed to appear at a court hearing, and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.

Patrick Schumacher of Colorado Springs failed to appear at a hearing in Boulder on Friday.

Schumacher faces several charges, including animal cruelty and being drunk while possessing a gun. Police say Schumacher had a small pug in his backpack, as well as beer cans and a black-powder pistol in his saddlebag.


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