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A REBARKABLE RESCUE! Watch the moment firefighters save stuck puppy Jasper

Firefighters rescued puppy Jasper near Riddlesden yesterday afternoon, after he got trapped beneath boulders underground.

The King Charles Spaniel wandered off the beaten track and got stuck in a fox hole under rocks. Cleckheaton Technical Rescue team hatched a plan to save the lost pup and initiated... Mission Possible!

Crews dug tunnels and used a specialist camera to pinpoint exactly where Jasper was. This picture shows the pup trapped in a chamber 4 metres inside and 2 metres down.

Trapped Jasper Credit: West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue

Fire crews dug through the rocks and into the chambers of the fox’s lair in order to reach him. A firefighter then crawled in under the rocks and once they had hold of the dog – both were pulled out.

The rescue took around 3 and a half hours in total.

Jasper the spaniel was none the worse for his ordeal and was passed to a very grateful owner.

WATCH the rescue mission: