Runaway foal rescued from Derbyshire brook

Firefighters and RSPCA officers joined forces to rescue a foal trapped in a brook.

Crews from Alfreton and Warsop, along with officers from the RSPCA and a vet, arrived at the scene near West Houses at around 2pm on Tuesday (February 5).

Firefighters rescue runaway foal from brook

Firefighters rescue runaway foal from brook

The little horse was rescued using straps and a head collar.

The animal was left with neighbours who put the horse in a stable.

Firefighters left the scene at around 4pm.

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