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Police and fire departments in Massachusetts rescue two dogs that fell through ice



Photo courtesy of Douglas Fire and Police Departments

What could have been a tragedy ended with a positive outcome thanks to responders braving icy waters on Monday.

According to both departments, at approximately 12:00 p.m., the Douglas Fire and Police Departments received an emergency call for the report of two dogs through the ice on Bad Luck Pond.

Both departments combined to successfully rescued two very friendly dogs who seemingly had escaped from their enclosure.

Officials issued a warning for the public concerning thin ice.

“We are very happy this had positive outcome. We remind everyone to stay away from frozen bodies of water with their pets if possible or ensure that they are leashed.”

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