Police Sergeant smashes window to rescue dog from hot car

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(Last Updated On: September 13, 2015)

A Totnes Police Sergeant rescued a dog left in a hot car today.

The dog was said to be ‘barely concious’ and was rushed to the vets.

A spokesperson for Kingsbridge Police posted on Facebook:

“A Totnes Sergeant has just smashed a car window to release a dog which was shut in.

“The dog was barely conscious and was rushed to a veterinary surgery.

“It’s cloudy and not particulary hot outside. Hopefully this shows that it doesn’t have to be a scorcher for dogs to suffer if locked in a car,”

For more information and advice on what to do if you see a dog in distress in a hot car, go to:
http://www.rspca.org.uk/adviceandwelfare/pets/dogs/health/dogsinhotcars

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