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post #1 of 8 Old 03-02-2012, 09:28 PM Thread Starter
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Horse stuck in the mud

Wow, talk about a problem:

Incredible horse rescue Photos | Incredible horse rescue Pictures - Yahoo! News

Can you imagine?

More here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/gall...604882&index=0

Poor horse, glad this had a happy ending.

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post #2 of 8 Old 03-02-2012, 09:34 PM
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someone shared this already...can't remember the title but yeah that would be scary! Have you seen the video?
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post #3 of 8 Old 03-02-2012, 09:36 PM
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Wow. That was a close call.
I have personally sedated two horses (several years apart) so that rescue crews could get them out of cattle guards. One did great. The other had some damage to a hoof but she came out ok eventually.

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post #4 of 8 Old 03-02-2012, 09:41 PM
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Saw it alll over facebook and thank god the horse got out ok.



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post #5 of 8 Old 03-02-2012, 10:11 PM
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Holy snap! That's one heck of a sink hole.
Good to hear he made it out okay! His poor owner looked pretty distraught in a few pictures.

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post #6 of 8 Old 03-02-2012, 10:24 PM
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My friend & I had our horses sink in quick mud not too long ago-we got them out but we were mighty scared & really became cautious of where we were going.
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post #7 of 8 Old 03-03-2012, 02:58 AM
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one hint is to spray water from fire hoses down around their legs as you are pulling them out.
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post #8 of 8 Old 03-03-2012, 10:42 AM
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This article has some quotes from the lady.

Australian Woman Sticks by Horse Stuck in Mud for Three Hours | Video | TheBlaze.com

"We went straight down and under. There was mud everywhere and every time I moved it sucked me back down. It wouldn’t let us go...............”

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