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Incident - Rescue of Large Animal

Date: 14/02/2020
Time: 09:15
Location: Kentisbury, Devon
Area: Central
County: Devon

Fire control received a call reporting a horse stuck in a ditch at the above location.

One fire engine from Combe Martin, the Specialist Rescue Tender from Barnstaple, along with 2 officers were quickly mobilised to the scene. Fire Service personnel used specialist rescue equipment and a mechanical tractor to free the small pony from the ditch.

Once rescued, the animal welfare was handed over to a veterinarian.

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