Montgomery County Fire and Rescue units successfully rescued a dog from Sligo Creek on Sunday morning, according to MCFRS PIO Pete Piringer.
MCFRS received a call at around 11:20am about a dog that was stranded on a rock in Sligo Creek, near Big Millpond, in the Forest Glen area of Silver Spring. When units arrived they found the dog, which appeared to be a puppy, stranded on a rock in the middle of the creek.
Rescue units were able to set a ladder out and get to the pup, bringing the dog to safety soon after.
Piringer later tweeted that the rescue occurred on the 1700blk Woodman Ave.. Near Folk St., in the Montgomery Hills neighborhood.