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Dog Survives Cliff Fall

Whiskey Bravo Coastguard helicopter Portland

9:24am 2nd January 2013

Swanage RNLI's Inshore Rescue team's started the New Year by rescuing a dog, reported as going over the cliffs at Old Harry Rocks.

A local fishing vessel, Shania, helped retrieve the dog which was seen swimming in the sea, while coastguard officers stayed on the cliff top to keep the dog owners and the public safe.

The dog, a springer spaniel named Beau, and its owners, were reunited on South beach at Studland.  The animal wasn't badly hurt.

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