Ollie the dog recently was choking on a treat and was struggling to breathe.
According to WMTW, Earl Kingsbury and his wife, Lorainne, tried to use the Heimlich maneuver. It didn’t help.
To the rescue, was their local fire station in Augusta.
Photo: WMTW Video Grab
Two on-duty paramedics saved Ollie, who’s tongue was starting to turn blue, by using medical tongs.
Thanks to Ryan Morton and his co-workers, Ollie has now fully recovered.
A dog in Augusta is alive and well thanks to members of the local fire department.https://t.co/jE5nZRGO7o
— Allison Ross (@AllisonRossWMTW) August 25, 2020