Animal Rescue

Lambs missing for 3 days rescued from 12m mine shaft by firefighters

Lambs missing for 3 days rescued from 12m mine shaft by firefighters

A pair of lambs which had been missing for three days were rescued by firefighters from a 12m (39ft) mine...

March 30, 2021

Firefighters called to rescue horse stuck in a river

Firefighters called to rescue horse stuck in a river

Firefighters were called to the scene of a horse who had become trapped in a river in Dorset. Fire crews...

November 10, 2020

Firefighters called in to rescue cow stuck in grating

Firefighters called in to rescue cow stuck in grating

A crew of firefighters had to be called in to rescue a cow that got her hoof stuck in grating...

October 13, 2020

Firefighters called in to rescue cow stuck in water-filled ditch

Firefighters called in to rescue cow stuck in water-filled ditch

A team of firefighters had to be called in to rescue a “heavily pregnant cow” that got stuck in a...

September 2, 2020

Firefighters called in to save steer stuck in water trough

Firefighters called in to save steer stuck in water trough

Numerous teams of firefighters were mobilised to rescue a 12-month-old bullock which became trapped in a water trough earlier this week in...

July 23, 2020

RSPCA saves 12 stranded sheep in flood rescue mission

RSPCA saves 12 stranded sheep in flood rescue mission

A number of sheep had to be rescued in an operation that lasted two and a half hours in Wales,...

July 8, 2019

Rescue mission enters 3rd day for 60 sheep trapped on sea cliff

Rescue mission enters 3rd day for 60 sheep trapped on sea cliff

A rescue operation to save 60 sheep trapped on a sea cliff has entered a third day in Pembrokeshire, Wales....

April 3, 2019

Relief as rescue services save bullock from River Bann

Relief as rescue services save bullock from River Bann

A bullock has been rescued from the River Bann this afternoon by Northern Ireland’s Fire and Rescue Service. Emergency services...

October 30, 2018

33 firefighters endeavour to rescue cattle which fell into a slurry tank

33 firefighters endeavour to rescue cattle which fell into a slurry tank

33 firefighters were called in to rescue a number of cattle which fell into a slurry tank in Northern Ireland...

September 28, 2017

Pics: Firefighters come to the aid of two separate farmers to rescue animals

Pics: Firefighters come to the aid of two separate farmers to rescue animals

Firefighters in Northern Ireland have recently come to the aid of two separate farmers, in order to help rescue two...

June 14, 2017

Firefighters rescue sheep caught between a rock and a hard place

Firefighters rescue sheep caught between a rock and a hard place

A number of firefighters were needed to rescue a sheep that was stuck between rocks in Northern Ireland recently. Firefighters...

May 19, 2017