Dog plunges into icy lake on Christmas Eve as rescuers save him in paddle boat, video shows

Oklahoma fire officials say a dog was rescued by officials on a paddle boat after it fell from a frozen lake.

Oklahoma fire officials say a dog was rescued by officials on a paddle boat after it fell from a frozen lake.

Screenshot of the Oklahoma City Fire Department Facebook page

A dog has been rescued after falling from a frozen lake in Oklahoma, fire officials said.

Oklahoma City Fire Department officials respond pet report Needed to be rescued on Christmas Eve, according to a post on the fire department’s Facebook page.

Emergency responders arrived at The Pines West Lake around 3 p.m. to find a man standing with a rope attached to a dog that had fallen into the ice.

Rescuers rescued the dog using a paddle steamer ashore, according to a Facebook post.

Rescuers said the dog was taken to the shoreline uninjured.

“We’re delighted that this turned out well,” read the Facebook post.