May 25, 2017
On Thursday, October 12, Puslinch Firefighters were dispatched to a ‘public assistance’ call for a horse stuck in a horse trailer at roughly 9:30 a.m.
Ten Firefighters were in attendance for the nearby horse farm on Wellington Road 34 in Puslinch Township. The crew responded quickly and was at the scene within seven minutes from the initial pager activation.
A 14-year-old mare named ‘Heidi’ was trapped halfway through the side door of the trailer and could not move forward or backwards. The owners and bystanders assisted in keeping the horse calm and relaxed while fire personnel quickly derived a plan of action to free the trapped horse…
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