Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service were called to free a foal which had become stuck in a river in Palgrave last night.
Four fire crews were dispatched to Rose Lane at 10.09pm to reports that a horse had become trapped.
The foal, six months old, was eventually sedated by a vet, and rescued via strops and a mud path.
The incident was deemed under control by 12.55am this morning. Fire crews had left the scene by 3.14am.