Time Incident Posted: 12:46

Incident Date: 22/10/2020

Incident Location: Field off B4114 Sharnford

Incident Number: 15425

Incident Type: Animal Rescue

Initial Emergency Call Received: 09:25

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Hinckley and Technical Rescue from Southern

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Initial Information: Call received from concerned member of the Public to a Cow stuck in mud unable to move. On arrival crews confirmed this was a bullock stuck in deep mud. The Owner and Vet attended whilst a lifting beam was strapped to the bullock to attempt to lift it from the risk area.
Attempts have been made to get the Animal to stand on its own hoofs have been unsuccessful. The Animal is to be left in the corner of field to rest for 24 hours and be monitored by the owner.

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