Posted: Feb 4, 2013 9:38 AM by NBC News
Updated: Feb 4, 2013 9:42 AM
(WLWT) The Northern Kentucky Technical Rescue Team rescued a dog Sunday after it fell through a frozen pond.
The rescue team responded to the call in Florence about 10 a.m. Sunday after callers said a husky who had wandered onto some ice fell through.
"She is part of the family. She was probably not even as big as her head is now [when I got her]. She's like my child I guess I would say," Jose, the dog's owner, said.
Responders tried to break a path in the ice for the dog to swim back to shore. When that didn't work, they called in the water rescue team.
It took crews about 20 minutes to rescue the dog. Firefighters said the 1-year-old husky mix named Ali was conscious.
Jose said he thought Ali was close to giving up.
"It was pretty scary. There was one point when she stopped completely," he said.
Read more: http://bit.ly/WpNKrW
PLEASE HELP US MODERATE COMMENTS
Offensive or inappropriate comments are subject to removal. To report a comment, please e-mail us at email@example.com, and include the name of the story and information on the comment.
Thank you! KSBY.com
Get deals up to 80% off here!
Find the lowest gas prices in your area
Submit your photos to KSBY
Check out our calendar of events
Save with Hot Deals across our counties!
Events across the Central Coast
Follow The CW5 on Facebook.
The KSBY online public file.
What do you think? Leave us your feedback.
KSBY is your official CA Lottery station for San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties