ANIMALS

Lucky Dog Was Saved After Being Trapped Under House For Over 30 Hours

Date August 27, 2018 15:53

An 8-year-old Jack Russell terrier named “Luna,” which in Spanish means “moon,” got herself into trouble. She hadn’t seen a sun for more than 30 hours.

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Trapped dog

According to Luna’s owner, the dog disappeared on Monday at her home in Colorado. The family thinks she might have been chasing a rabbit and became stuck underneath their house.

When they heard her barking for help, they didn’t know how to respond, so they called firefighters.

The rescue mission

Fire crews had been working for hours to save Luna. They quickly realized that the mission was not an easy one, so they pulled all the stops to make it a success.

The family, friends, neighbors, and even strangers were patiently waiting for a little Luna to be rescued. CBS Denver was at the sight to share the story and answer some questions on Facebook.

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It took more than six hours, but the dog finally popped her head out. She was met by applauds and cheers and the happy owners couldn’t find words to express gratitude to everyone who helped to get her out.

People responded to the story

After the rescue, Luna was taken for a check to a local vet just as a precaution.

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