A dog has been rescued after it fell around 30ft down a cliff in Dorset.

The dog fell down the cliff near Seatown at around 1.13pm today.

Rescue teams from Bridport and Weymouth Fire Station were called to the rescue.

It had fallen around 10m down the cliff and was rescued using rope rescue equipment.

It has now been re-united with its owners.

A spokesperson for Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue said: "At 1.13pm Bridport and Weymouth Fire Crews rescued a dog that had fallen 10 metres down a cliff near Seatown using their rope rescue equipment.

"The dog has now been reunited with its owners."