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Firefighters Rescue Yorkie Stuck in Pool Drainage Pipe

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    A North Dallas family is praising the efforts of Dallas firefighters to rescue their 2-year-old Yorkie from a pool drain pipe. (Published Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014)

    A North Dallas family is relieved after the family dog was rescued Wednesday afternoon.

    As soon as her owner opened the door to the family's apartment Wednesday afternoon, 2-year-old Chloe, a Yorkie Terrier, ran out and somehow ended up in stuck in a pool drain.

    Unable to free the dog, Dallas Fire-Rescue was called to the family's complex near Spring Creek and Belt Line Road. Using cameras, equipment, and several firefighters, DFR was able to cut a hole in the PVC drainage pipe and retrieve the dog.

    The entire rescue took about a half hour.

    Yorkie Rescued From Drain Pipe

    [DFW] Yorkie Rescued From Drain Pipe
    Dallas firefighters rescued a 2-year-old Yorkie from a pool drain Wednesday, it happened at an apartment complex near the corner of Spring Creek and Beltline.
    (Published Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014)

    The anxious dog was then reunited with her very happy family.