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Dog Rescued From Crevice in Santa Monica

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    A dog chased a squirrel off a cliff, got stuck and had to be rescued by firefighters. This is a report from the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. (Published Monday, Feb. 16, 2015)

    A squirrel outfoxed a mutt that became stuck in a cliff crevice and had to be rescued by firefighters Monday afternoon, high above the beach in Santa Monica.

    Smoky, the 80-pound mutt, was at the park with his owner when he spotted the swift-moving critter and chased it into some bushes.

    VIDEO: Firefighters Rescue Dog Trapped in Cliff

    [LA] VIDEO: Firefighters Rescue Dog Trapped in Cliff
    A dog stuck in a crack high up in Santa Monica's coastal bluffs seemed reluctant to leave when firefighters arrived to save it on Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. The footage was captured exclusively by NewsChopper4.
    (Published Monday, Feb. 16, 2015)

    Next thing it knew it became lodged in a crevice and had to be hoisted to safety by two Santa Monica firefighters atop a ladder. The drama took place on a cliff at the edge of Pacific Coast Highway, and it was all caught on camera by Newschopper4.

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