The Defender 1873 crew of the Fire Department of the Ministry of Public Security (SSP) rescued a dog in the sea of Progreso.
The dog, according to information from social networks, was 300 meters away from the shore, near the Progreso fiscal dock. Although it is unknown how the dog got to the sea, the uniformed officers reported that they would protect her until her owner appears.
En #Yucatán todas las vidas son importantes, por eso elementos del Grupo especial de vigilancia Costera de la @sspyuc realizaron el rescate de una perrita que se encontraba nadando a la deriva en #Progreso y que fue puesta en resguardo para encontrar a sus dueños y ser atendida. pic.twitter.com/HI3WVtYmO7— Mauricio Vila (@MauVila) April 25, 2021
After the video went viral on social networks, the governor of Yucatán Mauricio Vila Dosal recognized the work of the crew and pointed out that in the state of Yucatan “all lives are important”.
“In Yucatán all lives are important, that is why the staff of the Special Coastal Surveillance Group of @sspyuc carried out the rescue of a dog that was swimming adrift of the coast of Progreso and that was put to shelter until its owners came to pick it up, ”wrote the Yucatecan governor.
Wera is now with her family
After the viral video, the SSP reported that the dog, named Wera, is already with her family. Authorities explained that the pet ran into the sea scared because some people were playing with “firecrackers” near her home.
The 9-year-old Wera is a strong swimmer, so she managed to stay afloat until the fire department personnel achieved her rescue. Its owner went to the offices of the Fire Department to retrieve her pet.
more recommended stories
Yucatan was elected venue for the third edition of Travel Po Up
Yucatán was chosen as the venue.
Great vaquería is carried out in Kanasín in honor of San Isidro Labrador
With the start of the great.
Homicide suspect arrested in Tizimín tried to run over an agent
An individual in Tizimín tried to.
SSP firefighters put out a fire in Valladolid municipal dump
Firefighters from the Ministry of Public.
SSY reports 40 new infections by Covid in Yucatan
From Monday 16 and until Thursday,.
Valet parking worker gets shot at Tulum restaurant
A valet parking worker was shot.
Protesters show up at informative public meeting regarding the Maya Train Project in Mérida
On Friday, May 13th, civil groups,.
Renán Barrera seeks to attract projects from countries members of the European Community
“The best way to promote economic.
Homicides and extortions unstoppable in Acapulco, Mexico
With information from Alina Navarrete Fernández/Correspondent / Latinus.
Tragedy in Tixpéhual, Yucatan; once again a young man takes his own life in this town
On Wednesday, May 11th, a 24-year-old.