(WATCH) Firefighters Rescue Dog From 60ft Cliff Fall in Colorado Springs

by America's Keepers on September 13, 2019
A sheepdog named Oreo fell 60 feet from a cliff above Helen Hunt Falls in Colorado Springs, officials say. Video shows firefighters rappel to rescue the dog, which sustained only a minor injury, officials say.


The Colorado Springs Fire Department Tweeted out details covering the rescue of Oreo the sheepdog. Oreo fell off a cliff above Helen Hunt Falls on the southwest side of the city. 

Crews had to rappel down the side of the cliff to get to Oreo. The high-angle rescue was a success and firefighters were able to reunite Oreo with her owner.

Thankfully, Oreo only had a minor injury to her mouth after the fall!