fire crews rescue trapped horse in West Huntspill
horse was rescued from a water-filled ditch by Burnham-On-Sea fire
crews on Thursday afternoon (November 10th).
used lines and heavy lifting equipment to rescue the animal in Sloway
Lane, West Huntspill just before 3pm.
engine from Burnham-On-Sea along with an animal rescue team from
Exmouth were sent to the scene.
horse was stuck in the ditch up to its shoulders in water. A telehandler
was requested to attend which was sent from Exeter," a spokesman
horse was successfully rescued unharmed using strops and lines along
with assistance from the telehandler. A local vet also attended
to oversee the wellbeing of the animal."
The type of equipment used by Burnham-On-Sea fire crews during Thursday's
rescue of the horse in West Huntspill