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HUDSON, Fla. -- Firefighters have rescued a dog that fell into a septic tank in Pasco County.

Pasco Fire Rescue responded to a call early Tuesday in a Hudson neighborhood.

The Tampa Bay Times reports the 60-pound dog was trapped inside an open septic tank about eight feet below the ground in a neighbor's yard.

Rescuers safely pulled the dog out.

No further details were immediately available.