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Colorado fire rescue team saves 'dog-tired' hiker

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EVERGREEN, Colo. -

A Colorado fire rescue team helped save the life of a 'dog tired' hiker this week.

5-year-old Kato, a giant, 125 lb Great Pyrennes, was hiking with his owners in Maxwell Falls in Evergreen, Colorado when he stopped and refused to finish the trail.

According to Evergreen Fire Rescue, he was "exhausted" and "most likely dehydrated."

Fur-tunately, Kato and his owners were only about a mile away from the trailhead, so he was quickly rescued and carried down the mountain on a stretcher. A little extra assistance was required.

Article written by KHQ Intern Jasmine Darakjy

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