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Dog Rescued After Dropping Into 30-Foot Well

Playing Dog Rescued After Dropping Into 30-Foot Well

A dog was rescued Sunday after she fell into a 30-foot well in California's Santa Monica mountains.

Lucy, a 13-year-old Welsh terrier, fell into the dirt well in Malibu at about 11:45 a.m. The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to get the pup to safety.

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It took rescuers two hours to get the scene due of traffic, but Lucy was eventually rescued by a firefighter who was lowered into the well.

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“It was successful and we pulled her out. She is likely to survive," a LAFD spokesperson told

The department reminded pet owners to always keep their dogs on leashes.

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