Owner of dog in Mentor-on-the-Lake cliff rescue found

MENTOR-ON-THE-LAKE, Ohio-- The owner of a dog rescued in Mentor-on-the-Lake has been located.

The Australian Shepherd, nicknamed "Cliff" by rescuers, was running loose on Salida Road on Tuesday when it fell down a cliff. Police and firefighters were able to help the dog from the rocks along Lake Erie.

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He was taken to the Lake Humane Society for treatment while officials searched for his owner.

On Thursday, he was reunited with his owner. He's now back home.