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Watch: Firefighters rescue pet stuck in heating duct

This image taken from video shows Fairfax County firefighter Mark Williams retrieving a dog after it became trapped in a heating duct in the basement of a home in Virginia. (Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department)

This image taken from video shows Fairfax County firefighter Mark Williams retrieving a dog after it became trapped in a heating duct in the basement of a home in Virginia. (Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department)

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Dog rescued from HVAC system

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Va. — It wasn’t a cat in a tree, but a dog in a heating duct that took firefighters to a home in Virginia.

The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department arrived Friday night to find the small dog trapped in the HVAC system.

Video shows firefighter Mark Williams cutting a hole in the basement ceiling to retrieve the dog.

The department says it was a “happy and pawsitive outcome fur all!”

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