• Firefighters help rescue dog found stuck in tree in Port Orchard

    By: KIRO 7 News Staff


    PORT ORCHARD, Wash. - Firefighters with South Kitsap Fire and rescue helped rescue a dog that was stuck in a tree in Port Orchard on Friday. 

    Officials said the dog climbed onto a fallen tree that was suspended about 25 feet in the air and could not get back down at South Kitsap Regional Park

    >> Related: Deputies rescue dog wearing life jacket from Columbia River

    Firefighters put a harness on the dog and carried her down a ladder by hand. 

    “We don’t normally do these, but this one created a safe opportunity to practice in a controlled environment and help our citizens,” a spokesperson for the Fire Department told KIRO 7. 

    More news from KIRO 7




    Next Up: