VIDEO: Stranded dog rescued from mountain ledge


A hunting dog that ran away from its owner and became stranded on a North Carolina mountain ledge is back home safe and sound. 

 Trevor Burrell says he was out bear hunting Saturday with his dog, Princess, when she slipped down a hill onto a rock shelf.

 The 5-month-old pup was there for nearly two days before rescue crews could trek two miles through the forest and another 400 feet down a steep embankment.

 Despite her long ordeal, crews said the Plott Hound seemed fine when she was rescued Monday morning.

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