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.

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.

Cookie is said to be happy and uninjured following his ordeal  and is now recovering.