Local station MLive uploaded a video of the rescue. The rescue took place north of downtown Detroit, at Belle Isle State Park. Detroit Animal Care and Control officers tried to rescue the loose dog when it swam away to an island on the river.
Read more rescue stories in One Green Planet, including this dog that was reduced from an irrigation pipe.
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