PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A golden retriever was rescued from Little Deschutes River on Friday by a Good Samaritan and a Deschutes County deputy.
The Sheriff’s Office said Lucy, the 5-year-old golden retriever, was spotted near exhaustion and nearly drowning. The Good Samaritan and the deputy were able to pull her from the river.
She was examined by a veterinarian and reunited with her owners. It’s unclear how she got away from them and into the river.
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