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Police officers raise $14,000 to save
dog left dying in the road with ribs
exposed for FIVE hours after it
was hit by a car because owner
said she didn´t want ‘to fix him´

Daily Mail [UK], by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 1/21/2013 8:22:12 AM

Three Los Angeles police officers were returning to their station on Thursday, January 10, when they stopped to help a severely injured dog whose owner said she did not want ‘to fix’ after the dog was hit by a car. The 2-year-old pit bull-Shar Pei mix, who the caring officers named ‘Philly’ after an LAPD sergeant, had been struck at the corner of 108th Street and Central Avenue. Witnesses told the officers the brown pooch had been suffering on the ground with his ribs exposed for at least five hours. ´He was right there on Central for everyone to see,’

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Police officers can be good doggies too. Awww!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: SourKraut, 1/21/2013 8:27:40 AM     (No. 9129534)

No picture of the dog´s ´owner´.

That, and the breed speaks volumes to me.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 1/21/2013 8:42:27 AM     (No. 9129554)

FIVE HOURS - what in hades is wrong with people? With all of the cell phones around and cops someone could not call for help for the poor animal? The owner should be jailed or put out on the busiest road and see what happens to him.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: billp, 1/21/2013 9:03:40 AM     (No. 9129603)

Agree with three. Americans seem so often to be more concerned with their pets than with their children.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Southern Oracle, 1/21/2013 9:18:47 AM     (No. 9129640)

The CONTRIBUTORS of those $14,000 are the ones to determine where their money goes. And whether it is well spent. I agree with them. Leftover funds will be used to help other doggies requiring medical care.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: KingBubo, 1/21/2013 9:59:04 AM     (No. 9129703)

$14,000, people are crazy.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: shamrock, 1/21/2013 9:59:38 AM     (No. 9129706)

#3 & 4, you sound like the libs that want to decide what kind of guns I can have. The money was donated so what do you care.
Trolls, so early in the morning.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 1/21/2013 12:21:19 PM     (No. 9130082)

So Central L.A.

Three guesses as to which "culture" the owner represents...

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Mai Bad, 1/21/2013 12:23:55 PM     (No. 9130091)

Yo.yo..Obama could have served it fo dinner tonite! he love dog!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Supercollider, 1/21/2013 1:41:04 PM     (No. 9130327)

Americans are a generous people who are quite capable of giving without intervention, oversight or regulation by Gubbermint.

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