dog rescue 3 wks post-tsunami in Japan (ITN video)One mile offshore, search teams in Japan have rescued a survivor – a dog stranded at sea for three weeks atop an expanse of floating debris.

A helicopter searching for missing people spotted the dog on Friday afternoon.

The dog appeared to be in good condition and wore a collar, but it had no contact information. Officials are broadcasting photos so the owner might be found.

WATCH the ITN video below…