A pig is being used to help train firemen. He's being used to help Avon Fire and Rescue Service learn how to herd animals.
The service attends more than a 150 animal emergencies a year. So, to help them prepare, they've called in a fourteen stone Gloucestershire Old Spot cross.
Laura Makin-Isherwood reports:
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A mix of some showery outbreaks of rain and brighter spells in the west feeling cooler than Wednesday.
Showery outbreaks of rain will become more widespread through today, with heavy and locally thundery downpours possible.
It will be a bright and warm evening but clouds will arrive as midnight approaches.