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Firefighters rescue horse stuck in a bathtub

The horse had been dancing to protect the bathtub when she fell in. Credit: RTV

Firefighters received an unusual call for help after a horse got stuck in a bathtub.

'We got a horse in bathtub ... just chilling,' one rescuer said. Credit: RTV

Officials for the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District in northern California said the horse had been dancing to protect the bathtub - which was used as her food trough - when she fell in.

The bathtub was propped on its side and Phantom was released. Credit: RTV

The horse, named Phantom, was stuck for 25 minutes before the firefighters came to her rescue.

Phantom was said to be 'doing good' after her ordeal. Credit: RTV

"We got a horse in bathtub ... just chilling," one rescuer said before the bathtub was propped on its side and Phantom was released.