Since Friday, the animal's movement inland had been blocked by a lock at Saint-Pierre-La-Garenne, 70 kilometres northwest of Paris, and its health had deteriorated after it refused to eat.
In an ironic turn of events, a St Bernard, a dog breed known to rescue people stuck on mountains, had to be rescued from England’s highest mountain after collapsing and getting stuck.
A toy fox terrier that disappeared from its family's south Florida home in 2007 was found this week over a thousand miles away in Pittsburgh and reunited with its owner on Friday.
Rightly named ‘Rocky’ after the super-hit Hollywood film on a street fighter, starring Sylvester Stallone, the Indian street dog finds a home in London.
The survey process took approximately three hours, during which the entire area was combed, until the child was found dead in a torrential stream about 400 metres away from the child’s family home.
Emergency responders and pickup trucks towed the vehicle out without any injuries and damage to the car.
Colonel Turki Bin Faris, Director of the Command and Control Centre, said they received more than five million calls last year and achieved a rate of 99.6%. He further explained that each operator handles an average of 100-400 emergency calls a day.
The National Search and Rescue Centre, in coordination with the Ras Al Khaimah Police, rescued a 50-year-old South African man who went missing in Jabal Al Ahqab, Ras Al Khaimah on Sunday.
The police’s operations room in Kalba received a report, stating that a person sustained injuries in the leg after he fell from a height in a mountainous area in Wadi Al Helo.