Horse rescued after snowy ordeal

Tiverton firefighters had trained for just such a moment

By Bruce Burdett
Posted 3/8/19

TIVERTON — Thursday got off to a bad start for Just Johnny (Johnny for short), West Place Animal Shelter’s oldest (at 32) and longest-term (12 years) resident.

Apparently when he went to get up in the …

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