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Lifeboat and Coastguard called as ‘able swimmer' dog gets stuck on harbour ledge

2 monthes ago   |   By Press and Journal

A small dog sparked a large emergency services response this afternoon after becoming stuck on some rocks off Aberdeen.
The pup had become stranded while exploring the north side of the harbour breakwater at Footdee - with people entering the water to try and save it.
But concerned for their safety, a bystander raised the alarm and Aberdeen's inshore lifeboat rushed to the scene in a matter of minutes.
While a Coastguard team attended to the swimmers who were trying to help the pooch and had got into difficulty, the lifeboat's crew of three turned their attention to the animal itself.
They...
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