NOVI, Mich. -

Firefighters from the Novi Fire Department helped rescue seven ducklings Monday morning from a sewer near the Ethan Allen on West 12 Mile Road.

The manager at Ethan Allen told Local 4 it took the firefighters a little more than 1 hour to rescue the baby ducks.

She said the mother duck had not yet returned to pick up her ducklings.

-- Photos courtesy of Leslie, the manager at Ethan Allen