By CBSNewYork Team

SLEEPY HOLLOW, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police officers, firefighters, a veterinary technician and a plumber were the unlikely team that freed a puppy stuck in a bathtub drain.

It happened Saturday night in Sleepy Hollow.

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Police say they tried to free the animal’s paw from the drain, but it was too swollen so they called for help.

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A plumber then came and unscrewed the drain, and the fire department took the dog to an animal hospital with the drain still attached.

There, a vet tech used wire cutters to free the puppy.

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The dog is now home recovering.

CBSNewYork Team