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Firefighters rescue Paddy the horse from marshland

Paddy the horse found himself in a spot of bother when he got stuck in a marsh.


Firefighters from Beaulieu, Odiham and Winchester came to the eight-year-old pony’s rescue, alongside a HIWFRS animal rescue advisor.


A vet was on hand to sedate Paddy before the team released him and returned him to his owner for a feed and a warm shower.


Time of call: 3.45pm Stop call was received  at 6.18pm