Emergency crews have pulled a dog from frigid local waters, the second such rescue in as many days.
Ottawa Fire Services (OFS) responded to Hogs Back Park on the evening of Tuesday, March 22, where a dog had fallen in at the Prince of Wales Falls.
📢Hey #Ottawa,— Ottawa Fire Services (@OttFire) March 23, 2022
Let’s keep our dogs on a leash near water during this time of year.🐶🌊🧊
Another dog rescued from the freezing water last night in the Hogs Back Falls. 🧑🚒🚒
Thanks to our partners at @OttawaBylaw for picking up the dog to reunite it with it’s owner.👍 #OttNews pic.twitter.com/BK2XVIme1B
OFS says the dog was rescued and picked up by Ottawa Bylaw to be reunited with its owner.
Residents are reminded to keep dogs on a leash.
OFS said the men had been trying to retrieve their dog, who had run onto the ice and fallen through.