TAMPA, Fla. (CBS4/CBS LOCAL) – Emergency responders in Tampa can now add “experts in puppy delivery” to their resumés.
Crews responded to Tampa International Airport on Friday when a pregnant service yellow Labrador named Ellie went into labor.READ MORE: President Biden To Visit Lehigh County On Wednesday, Visit Mack Trucks In Lower Macungie
The agency tweeted the whole ordeal giving the public a first-hand look at the miracle at gate F79.
With no time to waste, medical experts started helping Ellie deliver eight puppies — seven boys and one girl.READ MORE: 5 Things We 'Think' We Know As Philadelphia Eagles Hold First Training Camp Practice Of Nick Sirianni Era
Dad, Nugget, who is also a service dog, was only inches away showing support for Ellie.MORE NEWS: Former Atlantic County Child Protective Services Worker Kayan Frazier Sentenced For Child Porn
As expected, the unexpected birth caused the family to miss their flight, but they say they’ll make the trip on the ground with now 10 dogs in tow.