Firefighters Use Thermal Drone To Rescue Dog On Cliff
A three-year-old dog slipped out of his collar and ended up stranded on a steep cliff face. Firefighters used a Thermal Drone to locate and rescue the animal.
The long-haired dachshund Bear fell from a cliff at Capel-le-Ferne in Folkestone in the United Kingdom.
“Straight away I just had that horrible sick, sinking feeling in my stomach and just pure panic. I then heard this loud barking and realized what had happened,” Sarah said.
Kent Fire and Rescue and the Coastguard responded to assist with the search for Bear. Another rescue team arrived at around 6:50 PM to aid in the search.
Firefighters utilized a thermal drone to search for heat signatures and swiftly discovered Bear trapped in the high grass on the steep slope.
Rescue crews were able to bring the young dog back to safety at around 11 PM.
Sarah, the owner of Bear, has now warned other dog owners to be extra cautious when walking near cliffs.
“It had been a really lovely walk and both dogs…