NorCal Firefighters Rescue Dog After Her Head Got Stuck in Concrete Wall

Local News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
(Credit: Lathrop-Manteca Fire District)

A dog had to be rescued in Manteca this week after the pooch’s head somehow became stuck in a concrete wall, authorities said.

(Credit: Lathrop-Manteca Fire District)

The Lathrop-Manteca Fire Department responded to a call of a resident needing help freeing her dog’s head from a wall on Wednesday, according to KTLA sister station KTXL in Sacramento.

Firefighters and an animal control officer worked together to get Luna the dog out of the block wall using a pinch bar and a sledgehammer. They carefully removed a portion of the concrete to pull Luna’s head out safely.

The woman who owns Luna says her dog is just fine — but maybe “a little embarrassed” — following the rescue, according the department’s Facebook post on the incident.

Manteca is about 55 miles south of Sacramento.

Most Popular

Latest News

More News

KTLA on Instagram

Instagram

KTLA on Facebook

KTLA on Twitter