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They were saved after being lowered 300ft on ropes down the Idwal Slabs during a rescue operation which continued through heavy showers and ended at midnight on Saturday.
Residents of Tripoli are throwing long thick ropes down the streets to act as speed bumps.
As part of the ribbon-cutting and grand opening ceremonies, visitors were treated to the unfurling of an American flag six stories high and the dramatic, fast-paced descent of SWAT officers on ropes down the side of the gleaming building.
Fire crews were hoping to lower ropes down to it, but before they got to it, the dog jumped in the river and swam to a small beach area.
Nowback in the fold again for the five-match one-day international series against West Indies, which follows Sunday's Twenty20 International at the Queen's Park Oval, Mascarenhas is hoping his ability to clear the ropes down the order can help him finally establish himself at the top level.