Happy news about animals
By Alex Lewis
A HORSE stuck in a lake in Colney Heath was rescued after a two-hour battle yesterday morning.
The chestnut mare, stuck in the muddy bottom of a ten foot deep fishing lake off Richardson Close, was spotted at 6.30am by a passer-by who alerted firefighters and the RSPCA.
Animal collection officer Sarah Lambert said: “A harness was attached to the horse’s back and another behind her front legs – we and fire officers then pushed and pulled the horse onto the bank.