Ok the story goes like this...We had a trailer fire Monday morning the 15Th at 4:30, well on the way there was reports of trapped animals. We had a crew go in on the back door and right when the walked in there were dead animals in the door way. When they went in a little more one of our female FF's spotted a dog on the floor still moving. She picked it up and it was still breathing, so she came out and put a nonrebreather on it and later it started breathing on it's own. Well come to find out the reason they had so many animals in the house and outside was that they were all rescued in some way and they were keeping them. They all were also under adoption and with a few FF's attached to the dog already the Chief brought it up at our Tuesday meeting to take votes on possibly adopting the 9 month old dog from the family. So everybody agreed to adopt the one we saved and take care of it, but it's at our local vet and its pretty much in the ICU. It is in stable condition and should recover. So we are pretty much waiting on the doc to release it and then we can adopt.
We got an update from the doc and hes doing better and should be able to be adopted Saturday the 22Th.....
He's ours, we named him "Booster" he is doing great and is recovering well...
HERE IS WERE IT MADE THE NEWS:http://www.myfox8.com/wghp-story-booster-fire-dog-090625,0,7694077....

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pertty cool story. in the fire service you never know what you going to run into each time you go on a call. i think it's a great ideal that your department went ahead and adopted the dog. now lets hope everyone don't fight over the dog.
What a wonderful ending to a bad night. I'm really happy that Booster is doing great and that he has a new family at the fire department.


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