Canine Will get Rescued By Coast Guard After Surviving In a Transport Container For 8 Days With No Meals


A canine was discovered and rescued by a staff of US Coast Guard marine inspectors throughout a routine inspection of delivery containers on the Port of Houston.

U.S. Coast Guard Heartland reveals on Fb that 4 of their marine inspectors have been busy randomly choosing delivery containers to examine on Wednesday, January 31.

“All of the sudden, they heard barking and scratching coming from one of many containers in a stack. After they lowered the container and opened the door, a canine popped out!”

The Guardian studies {that a} crane was used to convey the container to the bottom with the intention to rescue the canine.

US Coast Guard officer Ryan McMahon tells the Related Press, “As quickly as we opened it, we may see the little canine’s face poking out. She was proper there, like she knew we have been going to be there to open it for her. And she or he simply, she wasn’t scared or something.”

“She simply appeared glad greater than something, to be out of that darkish area and within the arms of folks that have been going to handle her,” McMahon added.

The marine inspectors later came upon that the candy pooch, later nicknamed ‘Connie the Container Canine’, has been trapped within the container for no less than per week, with no meals or water.

McMahon described Connie as slightly soiled and “undoubtedly fairly skinny” once they discovered her.

“The Coast Guard members gave her water and introduced her to an area animal shelter for additional care,” the U.S. Coast Guard Heartland wrote.

McMahon and the three different inspectors then drove Connie to the Pasadena Animal Shelter the place they instantly bought her checked.

Pasadena Animal Shelter didn’t neglect to thank the marine inspectors for saving the pooch. They wrote, “Let’s salute the heroes who not solely safeguard our waters but in addition rescue treasured souls in want.”

At present, Connie has been taken by the rescue group ‘Perpetually Modified Animal Rescue’ as a foster and are working to get her wholesome once more.

Whereas the rescue group is working to get Connie wholesome, adopters for the candy pooch can go to and fill out an utility kind with Animal ID 168752.