rescue alpaca stranded in ditch near Burnham
have rescued an alpaca which became stuck in a ditch near Burnham-On-Sea
on Wednesday morning (August 18th).
fire crews from Cheddar and Bridgwater were sent to the incident
at 9.20am in the village of Tarnock.
animal was retrieved unhurt, but shaken, following a 30-minute
Bob Salway said: "After 33 years in the fire service, that's
the first alpaca we've retrieved from a water-filled ditch."
Carolyn Allen said she had not had the alpaca for long and would
be putting up a fence to stop the animal getting stuck again.
above is the alpaca being rescued by fire crews near Burnham on
Wednesday morning (Pic: BBC)