Rescue volunteers come to aid of trapped dog

Photo: Swaledale Mountain Rescue Team.

Volunteers from Swaledale Mountain Rescue Team (SMRT) came to the aid of a trapped dog today.

The incident happened near Richmond Outmoor.

SMRT members were called by police to rescue the spaniel trapped on a cliff ledge.

Team members were lowered down to collect the dog and then hauled up to safety.