St Davids RNLI inshore lifeboat tasked
On Tuesday June 5th at 7.40pm while out on exercise St Davids inshore lifeboat was diverted, following reports of a dog over the cliff around Caerfai Bay.
Also tasked were a coastguard team from St Davids.
The lifeboat commenced a search of the cliff base where they recovered the dog.
The dog was taken to Caerfai beach where they were met by its owner.
Sadly, the dog did not survive the fall.
The lifeboat then returned to station.
For more information please contact Jim Phillips St Davids RNLI Lifeboat Press Officer on 07791121039 -- 01437721532 or by email: email@example.com or alternatively contact Danielle Rush Regional Media Manager (Wales & the West) on 07786668829 - 01745585162 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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The RNLI charity saves lives at sea. Its volunteers provide a 24-hour search and rescue service around the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland coasts. The RNLI operates over 238 lifeboat stations in the UK and Ireland and more than 240 lifeguard units on beaches around the UK and Channel Islands. The RNLI is independent of Coastguard and government and depends on voluntary donations and legacies to maintain its rescue service. Since the RNLI was founded in 1824, its lifeboat crews and lifeguards have saved over 142,700 lives.