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Deputies rescue dog stuck on cliff near Bisbee

Posted at 5:32 AM, Apr 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-27 08:32:54-04

Cochise County search and rescue deputies saved a dog that was stranded on a cliff on Juniper Flats west of Bisbee Wednesday.

Deputies responded to the scene at 11 a.m. A woman who was drawing sketches of the mountains hiked down to an overlook. Her dog got away and ended up stuck on the cliff. 

The rescue team used a dog rescue harness to move the dog to safety, lowering him 100 feet down the cliff.

The dog was not injured.