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Last Updated: Wednesday June 09 2010 12:09 GMT

In pics: Cow rescued from swimming pool!

Cow

This adventurous cow in Dorset decided to go for a dip in a swimming pool, after it escaped from a nearby farm. It needed a bit of help getting out though...

Cow

The animal had to be lifted out using a crane! The pool belongs to a holiday cottage near the farm where the cow lives.

Cow

It was a big operation - with two fire crews, a vet and an animal rescue team all called to the scene. It took them several hours to get the cow out of the pool.

Cow

After returning to on dry land, the cow was led back to rejoin its herd. Rescue workers say she seems to be all fine.