outbrain
Close  

Dog stuck on house roof saved by good Samaritan

/ 08:34 PM November 07, 2019
dogs

INQUIRER.net stock photo

A good Samaritan rescued a dog stuck on the roof of a stranger’s home in Pawtucket, Rhode Island in the United States.

Daylue Goah spotted the large animal on top of his neighbor’s home while he was looking out his own house’s third-floor window a few weeks ago, as per NBC-affiliate WJAR last Tuesday, Nov. 5.

ADVERTISEMENT

Goah immediately decided to record the incident with his cellphone as the dog started to pace back and forth on the roof. Goah noted that the pet’s owner (unnamed in the report) was not at home during the time.

Other neighbors then began calling for help, as per report. Goah revealed that an animal control car had come by the house but did not seem to aid the animal, as it had later left the area.

FEATURED STORIES

The animal’s owner arrived at the home moments after, together with a good Samaritan (also unnamed in the report) who came to help.

“After several minutes of persuading the dog, he eventually went on top of the roof, got the dog, and went close to the owner,” Goah was quoted as saying. “[He] passed the dog through the sunroof and rescued the dog.” 

Goah stated that the animal’s owner did not know the man who rescued the animal from the roof.

“There are people who care even when they don’t know you,” Goah added.

The owner believed, as per the report, that the dog had managed to get on the roof through a window on the house’s top floor. Ryan Arcadio/JB

RELATED STORIES: 

‘Mouth-to-snout’: Woman saves drowning dog by performing CPR

ADVERTISEMENT

Woman houses 97 dogs to save them from Hurricane Dorian

Read Next
EDITORS' PICK
MOST READ
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Animal Rescue, Animals, Dogs, Rhode Island, United States
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2020 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.