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First Responders Act Quickly and Heroically, Even Though Victim Turned Out Not to Be Human
For Immediate Release:December 13, 2012
Contact:Kaitlynn Kelly 202-483-7382
Lady's Island, S.C. -- Believing that they were responding to
a call about a man trapped under a floating dock on Lady's Island on
Sunday, members of the Lady's Island–St. Helena Fire District and Beaufort
County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) arrived on the scene to find that
the victim was actually a dog named Buckshot. The rescuers leapt into action
and dismantled the boards of the dock in order to reach the dog, who was
For pulling out all the stops to save Buckshot, both
agencies will receive PETA's Compassionate Action Award.
"Thanks to the determination and know-how of the Lady's
Island–St. Helena Fire District and Beaufort County EMS crews, what could have
ended in tragedy for Buckshot instead had a happy ending," says PETA
Executive Vice President Tracy Reiman. "Lady's Island is very fortunate to
have first responders who stand ready to save the lives of residents and
their beloved animal companions."
Both the Lady's Island–St. Helena Fire District and the
Beaufort County EMS crews will receive a framed certificate, a letter of
appreciation, and a box of vegan chocolates from PETA.
For more information, please visit PETA.org.
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