Time Incident Posted: 20:40

Incident Date: 14/08/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Melton Country Park, Melton Mowbray

Incident Number: 12140

Incident Type: Large Animal Rescue - Cow with head stuck between post and wall

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:25

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: Fire appliance from Melton and specialist animal rescue crews from Southern Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Station Manager

Time Incident Closed: Stop message received at 20:29


Believed Cause:

Initial Information: The initial caller was a passerby in the park that had noticed a cow with it's head stuck between a post and a wall.
Crews made their way on foot to the animal and confirmed that this was a calf with it's head caught, the calf was released by crews by leaning against the post.

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