Viroqua Firefighters Rescue Golden Retriever with Jaws of Life

Vernon Co, WI – Mercedes the golden retriever was rescued on December 05 by Viroqua firefighters after she had been missing for almost two weeks.  She was last seen on November 22. The Jaws of Life were used to free her from a storm drain located right across from her home.  It isn’t clear how long she had been trapped.

Seth Young - News8000.com

Seth Young – News8000.com

Aside from being hungry and thirsty, she is doing well and back at the home she shares with her family, which includes four very happy children, and is getting extra snuggles!

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