Crews battling Rocky Fire save burned dog

Crews took a break from battling the Rocky Fire to save a slightly burned dog they found wandering near the fire Friday, August 7, 2015. (Instagram/thtwo_)

Crews took a break from battling the Rocky Fire to save a slightly burned and very dehydrated dog they found wandering around near the fire on Friday.

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Firefighters fed the tired and hungry dog before calling animal rescue crews who took the pooch to a local animal hospital.

It is unclear at this time what condition the dog is in.

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An animal evacuation center is opened at the Lower Lake Social Services parking lot, 15975 Anderson Ranch Parkway, Lower Lake.

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