MIAMI (CBSMiami) — A fire crew rescued a 6-year old Labrador from a Pinecrest canal Thursday.

According to Miami-Dade Fire Department,  they responded to a call of a dog swimming in a canal in the area of  SW 84th Avenue and 64th Street.

The dog had apparently been swimming for a long time.

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Lt. Eugene Germain and other firefighters rescued the dog  by pulling the Labrador up, out of the water.

The lab was later taken to animal rescue. Firefighters  hope the dog’s owner will come forward.

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