horse rescued from swimming pool by fire crews
horse was rescued from an outdoor swimming pool near Burnham-On-Sea
on Wednesday afternoon (May 13th).
crews were called to New Road in the village of Chapel Allerton
at 4.15pm where the animal had got stuck in a water-filled pool.
confirmed the horse was within a swimming pool that was filled
with approximately four feet of water," said a spokesman.
vet was on scene and had sedated the horse before the arrival
of the fire service."
crews attached a lifting device to the horse and assisted in rescuing
the animal using a mechanical digger."
horse was in not in distress and was successfully rescued."