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The Scoop: Brave Man Saves Little Dog From Big Shark!

I've heard that when necessity strikes ordinary people can suddenly perform superhuman strengths. Such is the case with an Islamorada, FL man who decided to take on a shark, beating its head to get the animal to release his prized pooch, Jake, from the jaws of death. The five-foot-long creature already had almost the entire 14-pound Rat Terrier in its mouth . . . but thankfully, there's a happy ending.

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TheEnchantedOne TheEnchantedOne 9 years
I hope little Jake gets well soon. They're lucky to have each other :)
Renees3 Renees3 9 years
Did you see the dog wink? He's SO cute! What a lucky little fella to survive that.
Nitachequita Nitachequita 9 years
Awww, I saw him on Good Morning America, and the poor pooch has nightmares now, waking up in the middle of the night. He hasn't taken him back to the water yet, so he doesn't know if the dog still loves to swim. :-(
MrsJigglesworth MrsJigglesworth 9 years
how sweet! his daddy loves him.
Katydid620 Katydid620 9 years
So sweet! I think I'd do the same for my girl.
Ikandy Ikandy 9 years
Im so glad theyre both ok...
sexylibrarian sexylibrarian 9 years
I am in tears what an amazing story.
foxie foxie 9 years
That's love!
couture-yourself couture-yourself 9 years
That made me cry! Incredible!
shepptacular shepptacular 9 years
::sigh:: Got me crying at work...that is truly amazing you could totally see the emotion just when he was retelling it. The things we do for our loved ones!
356UIK 356UIK 9 years
What a sweet man :) What a lucky dog.
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