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HMS Sutherland comes to the rescue of drowning deer

A deer that was drowning in the sea off Plymouth has been rescued by sailors from a Royal Navy warship. HMS Sutherland was training in the Sound when the distressed deer was spotted in the water. The crew hoisted the animal into the vessel and released it back to the wild, unharmed.

Petty Officer Andrew Rodgers and the rescued deer Credit: Crown Copyright

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