the canal made it difficult to rescue the man. Crews arrived and used a ground ladder to help the man out of the canal. The dog and his owner are now safe with no injuries. Ables has a warning for anyone thinking of jumping into a canal to save a dog or go swimming. Water flows can be dangerous in the canal and most are not designed with life-saving devices. It’s recommended you avoid jumping into a canal to rescue pets or objects. It’s best to just call 9-1-1 for help.