ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4)- South Metro firefighters rushed out to save a dog that fell through thin ice Tuesday morning. The rescue happened at Arapahoe Lake in Englewood.
Firefighters were able to get the dog out of the water and into an ambulance to get him dry and warm.READ MORE: Denver Public Safety Manager Murphy Robinson Accuses City Councilwoman Candi CdeBaca's Chief Of Staff Of Discriminating Against A White Staff Member
He was then taken to a local animal hospital. Crews didn’t find the dog’s owners near the lake, but a veterinarian was able to use the dog’s vaccination tag to get in contact with them.
On Sunday, South Metro firefighters responded to Sterne Lake in Littleton when a dog fell into the icy pond. Its owners went out after it, but fortunately did not fall. They all were able to self-rescue.MORE NEWS: Boulder, Fox And Aggie Theaters Ask For Proof Of COVID Vaccine Or Negative COVID Test
On Saturday, Westminster firefighters rescued a dog from Carol Butts Park.