You never know what you will experience on the water, but when they found a dog stuck in the ocean, a group of boaters was in great surprise.
Thankfully, the dog is now safe after they come to the rescue and bring him back to the shore.
When I noticed a little white dog fighting in the ocean, a group of friends was out in the ocean near Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
“I saw something in the water and at first I thought, ‘It’s like a dog,'” Bryn Crowell, one of the passengers on the boat, told WSVN. “In an instant I realized it was a dog.”
They knew they had to help the poor dog. Another yachtman named Dylan Berian jumped into the water and helped lure the dog into the boat.
The rescue was shared on camera by Brin in a popular video that garnered nearly 12 million views (4,444) on TikTok.”You could say he was getting into life,” Bryn told Dodo.
“You could say he was getting into life,” Bryn told.
The dog was terrified and wet, but nothing else was hurt. He was still wearing the necklace, indicating that he may have accidentally fallen off the boat.
“We were immediately interested in the dog,” Dylan told WSVN. “As soon as we got on the boat, he was shivering, but after about five minutes the dog calmed down and he seemed quite happy in the stable boat rather than drowning in the waves.”
It turns out that a dog named Zuko accidentally fell from the family’s boat. They said that the boatmen were able to keep in touch with his family, and shortly after his returned to shore he was able to reunite them, after a terrible ordeal.
Owner Zuko said, “I’m really grateful to them for saving me from my sorrow.”
“We called and heard that they were crying and angry,” Bryn told Dodo. “When we brought Zuko we saw [his master] hugging him and crying.”
It was an unfortunate accident that Zuko fell off the boat, but fortunately he’s fine after the trials-and his family is determined to prevent it from happening again: Follow-up video
“Always wear a life jacket on your dog while you’re boating, even if he’s the best swimmer!” Bryn writes.
Reply to @need_a_canvas yes! i hope the message everyone took from this was dog life jackets and extra vigilance 🥰 #boatsafety
This dog is fine! Thanks to these boaters for rescuing Zuko and helping him reunite with his family!