A dog named Rocky that fell into a 60 foot deep hole near Malibu was rescued by fire fighters equipped with lunchmeat Tuesday.
Rocky, a French Bulldog, was walking with his owner around 9:00 a.m. when he stumbled into a 2 foot wide by 60 foot deep septic drill hole.
LA County fire responded.To get the dog out, the rescuers hoisted a laundry basket filled with some lunch meat down to the bottom and attempted to coax Rocky in.
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It took nearly 45 minutes but eventually Rocky made it back to ground level and a happy owner.
The dog was taken to a nearby veterinarian to be examined. Amazingly, he didn't sustain any serious injuries. Fire fighters believe that water may have broken his fall.