Dog rescued by fire crews after getting stuck down rabbit hole

(Last Updated On: February 11, 2019)

A dog was rescued by fire crews after getting stuck down a rabbit hole on Dartmoor this morning, Friday 8th February.

One fire engine from Ashburton was mobilised to the incident.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue service said on their website: “On arrival, the Incident Commander confirmed that a terrier type dog was stuck down a rabbit hole. Crews got to work with shovels and picks to try to locate the dog and requested the assistance of a 4 x 4 vehicle from Bovey Tracey and a snake eye camera which was sent from Newton Abbott.

“The dog was finally located and rescued before being handed back to his owners,”

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