Firefighters save dog from blaze
Stella, a boxer, was revived with an oxygen mask.
Firefighters in Santa Monica, Calif., found Stella, a boxer, behind a mattress in a burning apartment building on Saturday morning.
“If you walked in there and looked at it the first time through you wouldn’t see it,” said Capt. Jeff Furrows. “But she was obviously trying to get away — that’s what her instincts told her to do.”
Authorities pulled her from the blaze and spent 15 minutes using an oxygen mask to revive her. A crowd gathered, and they cheered and applauded when Stella finally came around.
She’s now recovering at a local animal hospital.
— Read it at Life With Dogs
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Photo: Stella was pulled from a fire and revived by firefighters in California / KTLA via Life With Dogs
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