Firefighters rescue dog found stuck in tree in heartwarming photos

Firefighters rescue dog found stuck in tree in heartwarming photos

Firefighters with South Kitsap Fire and Rescue in Washington state helped rescue a dog that was stuck in a tree Friday.

PORT ORCHARD, Wash. — Firefighters with South Kitsap Fire and Rescue in Washington state helped rescue a dog that was stuck in a tree Friday.

Officials said the dog climbed onto a fallen tree that was suspended about 25 feet in the air and could not get back down at South Kitsap Regional Park in Port Orchard.

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Firefighters put a harness on the dog and carried her down a ladder by hand.

"We don't normally do these, but this one created a safe opportunity to practice in a controlled environment and help our citizens," a spokesperson for the Fire Department told KIRO-TV.

Puppy Alert! C-shift got a call to help this little guy. His curiosity got the best of him and he climbed a fallen tree....

Posted by South Kitsap Fire and Rescue - Official Site on Sunday, July 21, 2019