February 25th, 2011 12:50 EST
Miracle: Dolphins Save Pooch From Drowning
"A Florida woman said her missing dog was found after a group of dolphins drew a neighbor`s attention to the canine treading water.
Cindy Burnett of Marco Island said Turbo, an 11-year-old Doberman, escaped from her yard Sunday night and she and her sons were unable to locate him, WBBH-TV, Fort Myers, reported Thursday.
Burnett said a fatigued Turbo was finally spotted swimming in canal water when a group of dolphins splashing loudly drew a neighbor`s attention to the distressed canine."
This is a heartwarming story of a frantic family who spent hours searching for their beloved pooch, a group of dolphins who drew attention to the struggling animal, a kind neighbor who pulled the canine from the water and a courageous dog who was in the water struggling to survive for God only knows how long.
This incident should be made into a movie, and the theatre owner should hand out a box of Kleenex to everyone. It would be a film that would appeal to the whole family, including the dog. (Maybe not the family cat)
Let`s hope that Turbo never again escapes from his home, and that the dolphins will never be captured by an evil Sea World type amusement park.
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