LONE TREE, Colo. (CIRCA via STORYFUL) – Firefighters rescued a dog after it fell through ice on a pond in Lone Tree, Colorado, on Saturday.
“Bri” is one lucky pup. The crew from Firehouse 34 was quick to arrive with a rescuer already dressed in a dry suit. The team on shore held his safety rope tightly and the Dive Team was also responding, just in case. All SMFR fire engines are equipped for ice rescues. pic.twitter.com/alkPz6D69l— South Metro Fire Rescue (@SouthMetroPIO) January 12, 2019
South Metro Fire Rescue (SMFR) said the crew from Firehouse 34 in Lone Tree arrived quickly with a rescuer already in a dry suit. “The team on shore held his safety rope tightly and the Dive Team was also responding, just in case,” they said.
South Metro Fire Rescue urged people to keep their dogs on a leash and to never try to rescue an animal in trouble themselves.