Dog Returns To Family

1 decade 3 weeks 6 days ago Tuesday, November 20 2007 Nov 20, 2007 Tuesday, November 20, 2007 5:06:23 AM CST November 20, 2007 in News
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JOPLIN (AP) - A dog that returned to the veterinarian that neutered him is back with his original family. Doctor Steve Walstad said a black mixed-breed dog named Radar was waiting outside his clinic last week, three days after the dog's owner picked up his pet after surgery and several weeks of boarding. Walstad said Radar's owner had been looking for a new home for the dog and offered to let the vet keep him. Today, after the story of Radar's journey appeared in the Joplin Globe, the Bowman family of nearby Diamond called Walstad to say Radar was actually their dog. Misty Bowman says their dog, named Happy, went missing seven months ago and she recognized him from his picture in the newspaper. The Bowmans took Happy home this afternoon.

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