Avon & Somerset Police are sending police horses to the Somerset Levels to help and reassure residents affected by the floods.
It follows the theft of hundreds of gallons of heating oil from a farm at Moorland.
It has also been arranged that officers will make regular patrols day and night to provide extra reassurance for residents.
More top news
We've been in awe with all the pictures you've been sending us. Here's as many as we can fit!
An exclusive ITV opinion poll shows the Lib Dems are facing electoral wipeout in the South West.
A Somerset photographer has captured a series of striking images showing a cat tussling with a mouse on a roof top.