The Public Information Office reports the details of an Animal Rescue that occurred on Monday, September 14, 2020 at 8:30 AM in North Long Beach.
According to Police, Officers responded for an animal that was stranded in a marsh located in the vicinity of 600 Long Beach Road. Upon arrival, Officers found an adult male boxer that was unable to make its way back to shore. Marine Bureau and Emergency Service Unit responded and traversed their boat through the marsh where they were able to rescue the dog and transported it to a nearby dock. The Town of Hempstead Animal Control took the dog to have it medically evaluated and treated for its injuries. Town of Hempstead employees were able to contact the owner of the dog from an electronic microchip that was embedded inside of it.
Details by: Public Information Office 09/14/20/1200/9962