Deaf puppy fell down hole

Deaf foster puppy fell 50 feet into a hole – rescue is searching for ideas to get her out

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A deaf foster puppy has fallen into a deep hole in Huntsville, Alabama, and a rescue group is desperately seeking ideas to get her out. According to Live 5 News, the seven-week-old puppy, named Toffee, is trapped 50 to 60 feet underground and rescuers have not been able to get her out.

Tried and failed rescue attempts

Fire fighters and a cave rescue squad have tried, and failed, to rescue little Toffee. The tiny pup has been in the narrow hole since 5 p.m. on Thursday. According to the news agency, A New Leash on Life, as well as the fire department personnel, are looking for a solution. Anyone with an idea is asked to email

Follow along on Twitter

Follow the rescue effort, and see the possible solutions which are being offered by the public, at this link to Twitter.

Video of rescue effort

Watch a video of the rescue effort for little Toffee

Crews are trying to rescue a puppy in Huntsville.

Posted by Lauren Scharf on Friday, June 29, 2018


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7 replies
  1. Denise Moore says:

    Wonder does she have a collar on maybe a large magnet of some type could get hold of collar or some type of hook to latch on to collar

  2. Jan Barnes says:

    Please please, Everyone–there has to be a way to help!
    In the meantime, I pray there is a way to get her food and water!

    Please please keep us posted!

  3. Delphine says:

    This is very upsetting. Its not helpful to ask how this foster puppy fell into this hole but it makes me so mad.


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