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New Forest pony rescued from ditch on farm in Newbridge, near Cadnam



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A NEW Forest pony found "cold and shivering" in a steep ditch was rescued by fire crews.

The owner of 37-year-old Tango found the animal trapped on a farm in Newbridge, near Cadnam, on Wednesday morning.

(Picture: HIWFRS)
(Picture: HIWFRS)
(Picture: HIWFRS)
(Picture: HIWFRS)

Firefighters from Redbridge were called, and were joined by animal rescue crews from Overton, Winchester and the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service's Manitou vehicle.

(Picture: HIWFRS)
(Picture: HIWFRS)
(Picture: HIWFRS)
(Picture: HIWFRS)

A local vet sedated Tango and gave painkillers before crews used the Manitou to lift the animal from the ditch. It was then handed over to the vet and owner.



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