WATCH: The Coast Guard rescue dog trapped in cliff

Three year old Marley slipped off the cliff edge in Sutton

The Irish Coast Guard operations centre received a call reporting a dog trapped 15 foot down a cliff at Red Rock in Sutton this afternoon.

A Coast Guard response team from Howth station responded to the call, and sent a climber down to rescue 3-year old Marley the Golden Retriever.

The dog has slipped while near the cliff edge and became trapped. The Coast Guard climber secured the dog and lowered him to the beach below where he was reunited with his relieved owner. A unit from Dublin Fire Brigade also attended.

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Elsewhere, a a member of the public reported that their dog had swam out to sea from the Bull Wall on Dollymount and wasn’t able to return.

A unit of the Irish Coast Guard from Howth responded and along with a Dublin Port boat recovered the dog safely back to shore. 

Remember if you do see someone in trouble don’t delay call 112 right away. Your call could save a life.

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