Pictures show dramatic rescue of cow from ditch

Suffolk Fre and Rescue helping the cow out of a ditch. 

Suffolk Fire and Rescue helping the cow out of a ditch in Stoke by Clare. - Credit: Suffolk Fire and Rescue

A cow has been rescued after getting stuck in mud near a school in Stoke by Clare.

The cow still stuck in mud

The cow still stuck in mud - Credit: Suffolk Fire and Rescue

Suffolk Fire and Rescue was called at 5.45pm to get the cow out of a ditch in a field close to Stoke College.

The cow being hoisted out of the field in Stoke by Clare 

The cow being hoisted out of the field in Stoke by Clare - Credit: Suffolk Fire and Rescue

Two teams from Haverhill, one from Clare and two from Bury St Edmunds were at the scene with the cow's owner. 

Firefighters getting the cow onto its feet in Stoke by Clare

Firefighters getting the cow onto its feet in Stoke by Clare - Credit: Suffolk Fire and Rescue

Suffolk Fire and Rescue said: "We’re pleased to say that the cow is now out of the ditch and mooooving around with the rest of the herd. Fortunately, no udder cows were involved!"

The cow safely out of the field in Stoke by Clare 

The cow safely out of the field in Stoke by Clare - Credit: Suffolk Fire and Rescue

Cow in Stoke by Clare

Cow in Stoke by Clare - Credit: Suffolk Fire and Rescue

Firefighters in the field in Stoke by Clare

Firefighters in the field in Stoke by Clare - Credit: Suffolk Fire and Rescue



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