A Bernese mountain dog was rescued by the North Shore Rescue Mount Seymour in British Columbia to prevent others from trying to rescue the dog. The dog had been missing for 12 days.
attempts to rescue this dog from the terrain could, and likely would have resulted in serious injury or death to the good Samaritans. This of course would necessitate an emergency response by NSR personnel to the area, putting our members at even greater risk. Thus, the decision was made to approach this from a public safety perspective