11 Nov '11, 7am

World War II Veteran Saves Coyote | Care2 Causes

World War II Veteran Saves Coyote | Care2 Causes

As we celebrate Veteran’s Day in the United States, I hope readers will enjoy this special story of an American soldier who had the strength and resolve to help a badly injured coyote. Written By KatieMae Meloan of Colorado, USA Gordon Tripp came home from service in WWII and married his sweetheart Barbara, and together they became the proprietors, host and hostess, of Glen Isle Resort. Gordon died a few years ago, and Barbara still operates this beautiful old resort. I am fortunate to have been a friend of Gordon’s, and he shared this story with me. It seems that one night he heard an animal whining and crying out on the porch of the lodge, and he went out to see if it was a dog in trouble. It wasn’t a dog, but a young coyote. It had been struck by a porcupine, and her snout and mouth were all full of quills. Gordon proceeded to get pliers, and sat down with the coyote, w...

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