Kern County firefighters rescue dog

Posted at 12:06 PM, Mar 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-09 15:09:30-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — At approximately 7:02 a.m. Saturday morning, firefighters at Kern County Fire Department Station 26 in Lost Hills responded to a 911 call from a neighbor stating a dog had gotten its head stuck in a fence next door.

Firefighters were able to use vegetable oil to free the dog and not cut the fence.

The dog was reunited with its family and celebrated with a warm bath according to officials.