Rescue mission to save cows stuck in river

Firefighters had to Fire crews responded to two cows who had become udderly stuck in a river near Parnell Road in Guyhirn.

Firefighters had to mooove quickly when responding to two cows who had become udderly stuck in a river near Parnell Road in Guyhirn. - Credit: CAMBS FIRE

Firefighters had to mooove quickly when responding to two cows who had become udderly stuck in a Fenland river. 

On Monday July 12 at 12.42pm, crews were called to reports of a cow in the river near Parnell Road, Guyhirn.

The crews from Dogsthorpe, Wisbech and March cow-ordinated to remooove the cows and get them back to safety.

Firefighters responded to two cows who had become udderly stuck in a river near Parnell Road in Guyhirn.

Firefighters had to mooove quickly when responding to two cows who had become udderly stuck in a river near Parnell Road in Guyhirn. - Credit: CAMBS FIRE

Using specialist in-water equipment and a rescue sled and boat, firefighters rescued two cows from the river.

Following the successful rescue, firefighters returned to their stations by 5.15pm.