Firefighters rescue dog from a frozen Lake Shawnee Sunday afternoon

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The Shawnee Heights Fire District firefighters responded to a call to rescue a dog stuck in the ice at Lake Shawnee on Sunday.

SHFD posted on Facebook Sunday afternoon, saying the dog was rescued after struggling to get out of the frozen water for more than 20 minutes.

2 ice rescue certified firefighters were able to take action and get the pup out of the water.

The Facebook post says the dog was not hurt, and reunited with its thankful owners on dry land.

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