03 Aug '12, 6am

Dog Lying On Hot Highway for a Week Rescued by Trucker’s Tip

Dog Lying On Hot Highway for a Week Rescued by Trucker’s Tip

Written by Ed Kostro of Illinois I recently received a telephone call from an interstate truck driver concerning a starving injured dog lying in some deep brush next to a busy highway. “This poor dog has been lying out there for about a week now in this intense heat . Some of us have been stopping to give him food and water, but we can’t get anyone to go out there to rescue him. And he has a severely injured leg.” So I soon decided to head out to the location on the interstate that this truck driver had given me, but I couldn’t find this injured dog anywhere after walking all along the shoulder searching for him. As I was about to sadly give up, I decided to whistle very loudly, and very thankfully, I soon spotted his head now cautiously peeking out of the tall brush. I grabbed some food and water out of my truck and I sat down near him. After I placed the food into a dish...

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