AMESBURY (CBS) — A dog is safe and warm Sunday thanks to firefighters in Amesbury. Navia, a pit bull, was found in Clark’s Pond after she fell through the ice.
Police said they initially received a call about a runaway dog.READ MORE: Male In Norwood Shot Multiple Times, Taken By MedFlight To Boston Hospital; Police Searching For Gunman
“Firefighters T.J. Poussard and Mike Sweeney jumped into action and made their way onto the thin ice to save the dog’s life,” Amesbury Police said in a video posted to Facebook. They got a hold of Navia and brought her back to safety.READ MORE: Allegiant Airplane Blows Out Tire After Rough Landing At Logan
The dog had been in the freezing water for less than 10 minutes, said police.MORE NEWS: Thousands Honor Slain Danvers Teacher Colleen Ritzer At Annual 5K In Andover
She was returned to her owners.