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ELDORADO ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER David Hogg secures the head of an Arabian gelding while Dr. David Turoff and members of the Pioneer and Sacramento Fire Departments plan how to move the horse out of the creek. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

ELDORADO ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER David Hogg secures the head of an Arabian gelding while Dr. David Turoff and members of the Pioneer and Sacramento Fire Departments plan how to move the horse out of the creek. Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

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Dramatic Somerset horse rescue a team effort

By From page A1 | March 30, 2012

SOMERSET — Thursday morning, Jazz is waiting impatiently for his breakfast. The 17-year-old Arabian gelding is limping a bit and he has a shiner, but he’s in much better shape than he was on Wednesday, thanks to the combined efforts of the UC Davis Veterinary Emergency Response Team, El Dorado County Animal Control, Pioneer Fire Protection District, Foothill Mobile Veterinary Service vets Dr. Cheryl Ellis and Dr. David Turoff and the Sacramento Metro Fire Department.

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