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VIDEO: Horse rescued from river

Wild horse fights strong currents in Summerland river.
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May 05, 2014 - 9:13 AM

PENTICTON — A wild horse was rescued from Trout Creek in Summerland this weekend, with efforts from fire crews and volunteers.

The female horse named River, fought hard against the water to get to the shore, where she collapsed from exhaustion, reported Global News.

She is recovering at O.A.T.S. Horse Rescue, they said.

If you would like to donate towards River’s care, you can do so via PayPal with the email address

To contact the reporter for this story, email Meaghan Archer at or call 250-488-3065. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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