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South Florida firefighters rescue dog from canal

Once they got the dog into a lifejacket they were able to pull him to safety.
Credit: Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A dog in South Florida had a pretty rough Valentine's Day and had to be rescued by firefighters.

A Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue crew was called Sunday morning to help get a large dog out of a canal.

To help get the dog out, the rescue crews got into the water and put a life jacket on him. Then, they were able to lift him to safety. 

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