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Pasco County Firefighters Pull 13 Pups from Underneath Shed

By COREY DIERDORFF, Correspondent | July 13, 2020 | FLORIDA

Story No. 071320112

Pasco County, FL - Recently, Pasco County Animal Control Officer Stella Ickes came across a unique situation. She was called to a home where she observed two mother dogs and 11 puppies under a shed. The location of the puppies provided a challenge to Officer Ickes and her partner. She called for assistance and Pasco County Firefighters from Engine 34-A shift headed to the scene. Firefighters Reilly, DeJonge and Moats hit the dirt and rescued all 13 pups from under the hot shed. All the dogs and puppies have fully recovered and are currently in a rescue environment until adoption. Strong work for all that were involved!

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