Animal rescue firefighters from Rugby come to the aid of stranded horse in village near Kenilworth

A specialist large animal rescue unit was mobilised from Rugby Fire Station to a report of a horse stranded at a village near Kenilworth.

Tuesday, 26th March 2019, 10:29 am
Updated Tuesday, 26th March 2019, 10:36 am
Image: Kenilworth Fire Station, Facebook.

The Large Animal Rescue Team was mobilised at to the incident on Coventry Road in Baginton at 6.11pm on the evening of March 25.

The incident involved a horse which had become stranded on an embankment after leaving its field by jumping a fence.

Crews cut through a fence to allow access to the horse.

Image: Kenilworth Fire Station, Facebook.

The horse was then released unharmed into the hands of its owner.