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Three-legged dog rescued from Cromford river bank

Firefighters rescue a three-legged dog.
Firefighters rescue a three-legged dog.

Firefighters have rescued a three-legged dog who had gotten stuck on a river bank.

Firefighters from Wirksworth rescued the Jack Russell from the river bank on Cromford Meadows, Cromford.

A fire and rescue spokesman said: "The crew were able to reach down and rescue the dog, which was then handed back into the care of its owner."

They rescued the dog yesterday (Friday, October 5).