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PHOTOS: Colorado firefighters help rescue 3 dogs stuck in storm drain

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LITTLETON, Colorado -

How in the world does this happen?

Three dogs who went exploring in Littleton, Colorado managed to find themselves stuck in a storm drain.

Thanks to the careful work of firefighters and animal control, the three mastiffs were rescued without injury.  

According to KUSA-TV, animal control got a call Monday about three mastiffs who had escaped from their yard and ran into a nearby culvert near Arlington Place and Zinnia Court.

West Metro Fire Rescue and Jefferson County Animal Control Officer C. Hubrecht arrived at the scene and worked to rescue the pups. 

Firefighters and animal control helped free the three big dogs stuck in a storm drain.

Officer Hubrecht then talked with the owner about the value of licensing pets, and the owner agreed to do so on the spot, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said in a Facebook post

“We’re happy this story had a happy ending for everyone. And whether you have four legs or two, we’ll be here if you need us," the post continued. 

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