DETROIT (AP) — Michigan Humane Society workers have rescued 11 puppies in Detroit.
The rescue occurred Wednesday after the city was hit by heavy rain, thunder and lightning.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
Humane Society staffers Chris Ouwerkerk and Pam Dybowski say they feared the puppies might drown if water filled the hole where they were hiding from the weather.READ MORE: Philadelphia Mother Pleading To Find Driver Who Struck Son In Hit-And-Run, 'Guardian Angel' Who Found Him
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The agency posted a 33-minute video of the rescue effort that shows Ouwerkerk reaching into the hole and struggling to grab the yelping, mud-caked pups and pulling them out one by one.
The Humane Society set traps near the home in hopes of catching the mother of the puppies and reuniting her with her litter.