PHOTOS: Older horse rescued from fall into feeding trough

Posted at 12:15 PM, Feb 09, 2017

WINDSOR, Colo. — An older horse needed a helping hoof on Thursday after falling into, and becoming trapped inside, a feeding trough on a farm. 

(Photo Courtesy: Windsor-Severance Fire Rescue)

Loveland Fire Rescue and Windsor-Severance Fire Departments responded to help out Katy, a 25-year-old mare, partially buried under the hay. 

(Photo Courtesy: Loveland Fire Rescue)

Eventually, firefighters were able to loop harnesses around the seemingly-healthy horse and hoist her out with the help of their equipment. 

(Photo Courtesy: Loveland Fire Rescue)

Katy is scheduled to see a veterinarian, but appeared to be fine. 


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