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Dog Rescued From Coastal Cliff Face In West Cork

23rd February 2017
Climbers with Goleen Coast Guard attempt to retrieve the trapped dog from the cliff at Castlepoint Climbers with Goleen Coast Guard attempt to retrieve the trapped dog from the cliff at Castlepoint Photo: Goleen Coast Guard/Facebook

#Coastguard - Goleen Coast Guard raced to the rescue of a dog trapped on a coastal cliff face in West Cork yesterday morning (Wednesday 22 February).

As BreakingNews.ie reports, two coastguard climbers set up a rig to abseil down to the border collie, named Boo, who had slipped down the cliff at Castlepoint near Schull.

“All went according too plan and boo was safely brought back to her owners again,” said a Goleen Coast Guard spokesperson.

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