CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago firefighters rescued a dog from Lake Michigan on Saturday.

Bessie, an Australian Labradoodle, slipped into the icy water near Montrose Beach.

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She had managed to climb onto a piece of ice until the CFD Marine Unit could get to her and pull her out.

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Bessie was safe with her owners Saturday afternoon. The Fire Department described the owners as “very happy now.”

CBS 2 Chicago Staff