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Firefighters get to grips with farm and other animals

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FIREFIGHTERS in Shropshire have been gaining experience of handling large animals during a training course at Harper Adams University that has been designed to develop their skills in dealing with animals in emergency situations.

The university explains that, with Shropshire being a rural county, firefighters are often called on to deal with situations involving animals, whether at the scene of an accident, at a barn fire or as part of a rescue operation. …

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