Three amazing children helped rescuers free a five-year-old red tick coonhound who became hopelessly stuck in a drainage pipe on Saturday after chasing a raccoon.
The dog named Penny, had been out with her owner on a night hunting trip when she became trapped .
Volunteers from the Greeneville Emergency and Rescue Squad from Greeneville, Tennessee arrived on Sunday morning to help after the dog had already been inside of the pipe for hours:
This all started Saturday night around midnight. It was better for us not to respond at night,” said Kevin “Bucky” Ayers, captain of the rescue squad.
“Knowing the dog was pretty much OK, I just can’t put our guys in danger for that,” the captain told the Tribune-Ledger News…