Firefighters Rescue Puppy Stuck in Wheel Rim

The Kern County Fire Department shared before and after photos of the “unique extrication" on their Facebook page.

By Samia Khan
|  Monday, Jun 23, 2014  |  Updated 5:35 PM PDT
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Firefighters Rescue Puppy Stuck in Wheel Rim

Firefighters in East Bakersfield rescued a pup whose head was stuck in the middle of a rim on Friday, June 20, 2014.

A Bakersfield puppy got into quite the predicament Friday.

The pup somehow got his head stuck in the middle of a wheel rim. The dog was taken to a fire station in East Bakersfield, where firefighters used "cooking oil and creative ingenuity" to rescue him.

The Kern County Fire Department shared before and after photos of the “unique extrication" on their Facebook page.

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