Donkey Rescued from Field in Sway

Specialist animal rescue officers from Hampshire fire and Rescue service where  called into rescue a donkey this morning in Sway, Hampshire. doknke

The Donkey  got stuck in a muddy field and had to be rescued when it started sinking in a bog.

Cookie's owner called the fire service after failing to wrest him from the mud in a field near Sway, Hampshire.

Crews, including several animal rescue specialists, took an hour to pull the 25-year-old donkey out using straps and portable rescue platforms.

Sway, Hampshire Wednesday 30 September 2015 GV's of a donkey being rescued by Special animal rescue office from Hampshire fire and Rescue after it got stuck in a muddy field and had to be rescued when it started sinking in a bog. Cookie's owner called the fire service after failing to wrest him from the mud in a field near Sway, Hampshire. Crews, including several animal rescue specialists, took an hour to pull the 25-year-old donkey out using straps and portable rescue platforms. Cookie is said to be happy and uninjured following his ordeal and is now recovering. ©UKNIP / Alamy Live News
Cookie is said to be happy and uninjured following his ordeal  and is now recovering.

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