PICTURES: Horse 'not far from drowning' rescued


The incident occurred on Wednesday evening, May 20th.

PICTURES: Horse 'not far from drowning' rescued

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The incident occurred on Wednesday evening, May 20th.

On Wednesday evening, May 20th, a group of local people helped a horse in a distressing situation.

Councillor James Charity was one of the people to attend to the scene in Co. Galway.

Reporting the event on his Facebook page, Charity explained: “[I] Received a call yesterday evening on a horse trapped, exhausted and not far from drowning in a drain.”

“Thankfully [we] managed to get her out just after 10 pm with the assistance of local neighbours, before she was taken away to a sanctuary for veterinary attention.”

The Galway councillor concluded by raising his concerns on this issue and similar cases, saying that the neglect of animals remains a serious ongoing issue throughout the county and country.

Image source: Cllr. James Charity \ Facebook

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