Chihuahua rescued from freeway now receiving care at shelter

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif. (KGO) -- A California Highway Patrol officer came to the rescue of a small Chihuahua that somehow ended up on the median of I-680 in Contra Costa County Friday.

The CHP posted a photo of the rescue to Twitter.

The dog is now being cared for at the Contra Costa Animal Services shelter in Martinez.

The dog is being cared for at the Contra Costa Animal Services shelter in Martinez.

Contra Costa Animal Services/Facebook

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