‘Ruff day’ for dog rescued after cliff fall at Whitepark Bay

Leo the cocker spaniel had to be freed after falling over a cliff and getting stuck. Credit: CGOC Belfast Coastguard

A poor pup has had to be rescued by Coastguard teams after falling over cliff near Whitepark Bay on the North Coast and getting trapped by rocks.

Leo the cocker spaniel became stuck during the incident at about 11am on Friday.

However, all was well that ended well.

Teams from Ballycastle and Coleraine attended the scene and the stricken animal was finally freed and reunited with his owner.