Ithaca firefighters help rescue stuck dog

first_img The dog was successfully extracted and brought to Cornell to check for further injuries. Firefighters were called to a house in the Town of Ithaca to help a young Labrador mix named Lichi on Tuesday. Somehow the dog had got its leg wedged tightly into one of the chair’s decorative metal bars and couldn’t get out. Tagged: ifd, ithaca fire department The dog’s owner tried to keep the dog in a comfortable position. The Ithaca Fire Department also said they spoke with Cornell Companion Hospital staff who recommended covering the dog’s head with a towel to keep it calm while they cut the bar with bolt cutters.center_img Here’s the full post and pictures from Ithaca Fire Department: ITHACA, N.Y. — Here’s a little positive news to start your day. Members of the Ithaca Fire Department helped free a dog from a metal chair Tuesday. Kelsey O’Connor Kelsey O’Connor is the managing editor for the Ithaca Voice. Questions? Story tips? Contact her at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter @bykelseyoconnor. More by Kelsey O’Connorlast_img

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