Firefighters rescue elderly dachshund from 30-foot well

Ben Hooper

April 18 (UPI) -- A Kentucky firefighter was lowered to rescue a 15-year-old dachshund that fell into a well near her owner's home.

The Rineyville Fire Department responded Sunday to the well where Gracie the 15-year-old dachshund had plunged 30 feet.


A firefighter was lowered into the well and Gracie was rescued uninjured after about an hour.

Misty Hardy, Gracie's owner, posted photos of the rescue to Facebook.

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