Horse rescued from Mesa swimming pool

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MESA, Ariz. -- A horse is expected to be OK after being rescued from a Mesa swimming pool Saturday.

It happened at a home near Val Vista and University drives.

According to the Mesa Fire Department, a veterinarian tranquilized the horse so that crews could get it out of the pool safely.

The horse belongs to the homeowner and is allowed to roam free on the property.