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A rescuer lowered from a hovering helicopter saves a Labrador retriever named Oreo from a precarious perch on the face of a cliff over rugged surf in Sonoma County.

Helicopter rescuers pluck dog from face of Sonoma Coast cliff

Published: Sunday, Mar. 16, 2014 - 9:39 am
Last Modified: Sunday, Mar. 16, 2014 - 9:44 am

A Labrador retriever named Oreo was plucked from a cliff on the Sonoma County coast by a rescuer lowered from a helicopter on Saturday. Oreo had made her way halfway down the face of the 90-foot cliff above pounding surf before finding she could go neither or down. Here’s raw video of the rescue:

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