Specialist fire crews rescue horse trapped in ditch

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Fire crews to rescue - Credit: Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service

Specialist animal rescue crews from the Devon Fire Service helped rescue a Cob horse which had become trapped in a ditch.

The incident happened at 6.26pm on Wednesday January 12 in Bratton Fleming. 

A vet was also in attendance, The horse was removed from the two-metre deep using spades to dig it out. It was eventually left in the care of the vet and its owners. 

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