Some lessons are learned in the most painful way possible. Last weekend, an off-leash dog died after falling from a trail-side cliff at Ecola State Park near Cannon Beach, Oregon. On August 24, Cannon Beach Rural Fire Protection District stated,
Not every call has a happy ending.
The rescue agency was referring to their call about a dog who plunged over the cliff from a trail – the same area where another dog fell from a cliff back in 2017.
In the most recent incident, two good Samaritans surfers paddled over to the area where the dog fell, and a lifeguard swam out – all reported that the dog was dead.
Seaside Fire & Rescue were able to retrieve the dog’s body with their jet skis.
The agency reminded dog owners to keep their pets on leashes in this area, writing:
*Please remember to keep your furry friend on a leash, and hold onto that leash***
We want everyone to enjoy our coastal area safely.
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