(PICTURED: Adorable pup, Puddles, was given a new leash of life after getting stuck in a septic tank ) - An adorable puppy found stuck in a SEPTIC tank has been given a new leash of life thanks to a kind-hearted police officer. Officers were serving legal paperwork to a home in Fort Pierce, Florida, USA, when they heard a mysterious sounds coming from the area. While searching a vacant property next door, they discovered the unfortunate pup had fallen into a collapsed septic drain and was crying for help. After a good scrub, Puddles has since found a new home with his rescuer, Deputy James Getting of St. Lucie County Sheriffs Office.
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