goat dies after falling from cliff ledge on Brean Down
goat which was stranded on cliffs at Brean Down for several weeks
has died in a fall.
from the National Trust confirmed that one of the two stuck goats
had been freed from a rock ledge, but the other had died.
body was found at the bottom of the cliffs on Friday morning (September
spokesman said: "We have been working with the RSPCA for a
number of weeks to try to rescue the two feral goats who managed
to get stuck on the cliffs."
RSPCA has attended twice and were due to come back early next week
to attempt a rescue. It last visited on August 29th to make a final
trust said the location and height of the cliffs made the rescue
a difficult one which required "careful planning" and
trained rope experts.
spokesman added everyone is saddened with the outcome.