Dog is reunited with owner after Mishawaka Fire Department rescues it from St. Joseph River


By: Krystal Vivian

A chihuahua named Sandy has been reunited with her owner after the Mishawaka Fire Department rescued it from the St. Joseph River on Sunday, June 28.

The dog was on a tree branch above the river near Central Park in Mishawaka at about 1 p.m., according to a tweet from the Mishawaka Fire Department.

Emergency crews rescued Sandy and called the Humane Society of St. Joseph County.

Sandy was reunited with her owner Monday morning, June 29, WNDU reported.