Dog escapes plane, ends up in swamp
Collie cleaned up, makes flight
NEWARK, N.J. – A dog on its way to Asia was rescued from a swamp after it escaped from a New Jersey airport.
Dart, a collie, escaped United Airlines' pet transport service on Monday, The Associated Press reported.
The dog made its way to a swamp, where it became stuck in mud, according to the AP.
Airport police used a rowboat to carry out the 45-minute rescue, according to the AP.
After being cleaned up, Dart was reunited with its owner and made its flight.