A small puppy was rescued by lifeguards Friday, Jan. 11 after it fell down a cliff in Sunset Cliff. Elena Gomez reports
A puppy was rescued after falling more than 80 feet down a cliff, according to lifeguards.
The puppy fell near Ladera Street at Sunset Cliffs around 2 p.m. on Friday. It fell near a mixture of sand and rock, said officials.
A hoist rescue was performed to retrieve the dog. Lifeguards said the puppy appears to have no major injuries, though it had a limp on the back leg.
Authorities said the dog was transported to the Department of Animal Services.
No owner has come forward and the dog did not have a leash or collar.