Video shows Ohio Fire Department rescue dog trapped between two walls
Dramatic video footage captured the moment Ohio firefighters rescued a dog who was trapped between two concrete walls after missing five days earlier.
Cincinnati smokers responded at around 9.40am Sunday to a call from an owner about a dog crying behind the garage wall in Thompson Heights, WXIX "reported .
Gertie s ' had escaped from her home on Tuesday and her owners put up missing posters in the neighborhood.
Vanessa Roland, a neighborhood resident who saw a leaflet, said she alerted a neighbor who owned the garage. The owner then called the fire department after noticing the dog through a hole in the attic floor.
Roland saidThey called the number on the poster to alert the dog's owners, Connie Frick and Lynn Herman.
"She escaped as Lynn came through the front door on Tuesday ... went straight into the woods "Frick told the media outlet.
Firefighters had to smash down a concrete wall to save the dog. Cinncinati Fire Department
They had already found Gertie in the garage, but this time the walking dog didn't come back right away.
When the fire department arrived, they realized that Gertie was in some way. sortfell into a crevasse and got stuck between the two walls of the neighboring garage.
The smokers of Cincinnati res around 9:40 am Sunday on the call of a owner about a dog crying behind the garage wall. Cinncinati Fire Department
Firefighters had to smash concrete with saws and a hammer to save Gertie because they couldn't get her out of the vise. After about 10 minutes, they finally broke through the wall and pulled the dusty dog out to the applause. .
The dog was quickly rushed to his ownersstaires, who said she was tired of the ordeal but otherwise OK.
"It was so cute, just wagging that little tail, and she was so, she was so excited, ”Frick told WXIX.
Gertie had escaped from at her house on Tuesday and her owners put up missing posters in the neighborhood. Cinncinati Department Fire