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Video: Firefighters rescue dog from septic tank

The dog was covered in feces, six feet into the ground

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — Firefighters are used to rescuing cats from trees.

Tuesday night it was a different type of pet rescue.

Crews from Palm Beach County Fire Rescue and Delray Beach Fire Rescue were called to rescue a large dog that had fallen into the owner's septic tank. 11-year-old Shelly somehow ended up covered in feces, six feet into the ground.

Full story: Pointer mix rescued from open septic tank

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