He had a broken leg and a dislocated hip, and it was it second break in six months... I always envisioned this great athlete that no one else saw... I remember people telling me if he can gain enough muscle and hasn't had too much nerve damage, maybe he'll be able to walk okay...Listen to the full interview here.
After three days [at Ground Zero], he was still looking for live people... He had tremendous grace and wisdom. I miss him.
Sunday, July 29, 2007
Animals and death, part 2
Search and rescue dog Jake, a 12-year-old black lab, died this past Friday of cancer. Jake assisted in the in the aftermath of several disasters around the country, including Sept. 11 and Hurricane Katrina. As a young dog, Jake was rescued from the pound by his owner, Mary Flood:
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