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Teamwork rescues yellow lab from Clackamas River


CLACKAMAS FIRE DISRICT #1 - The happy ending to a dog rescue on the Clackamas River on Saturday.A yellow lab was rescued from the Clackamas River above the Barton Bridge by the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office and Clackamas Fire District #1 on Saturday.

The CCSO responded from the boat house and Clackamas Fire Boat 8 responded to the boat ramp at the same time and worked together to secure the lab. Boat 8 took the owners with them to help calm the dog.

Several other boaters attempted to rescue the dog before Boat 8 arrived without luck. The dog was tired but unharmed.