In Ecuador from dehydration died the dog who saved seven people from the rubble

В Эквадоре от обезвоживания умер пес, спасший семерых человек из-под завалов

Labrador LEM, who saved seven people from the rubble after the earthquake in Ecuador, died of starvation, reports El Comercio.

On Saturday, April 23, the fire Department of the city of Ibarra reported the death of one of its most important members.

As noted, the LEM – trained dog, which worked in close contact with the rescuers. The dog-hero saved seven lives before his death.

According to Ecuadorian media reports, the dog died from dehydration. Despite the efforts of rescuers, treatment with the sera, the dog fell on the way home.

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“This four-legged friend gave his life in the line of duty. LEM, thank you for valiant labor in various emergency situations,” said the firemen.

We will remind, on April 17, in Ecuador, an earthquake occurred with magnitude of 7.8. According to authorities, this is the strongest earthquake in the country since 1979 April 23 near the coast of Ecuador, there was another earthquake.

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