A female poodle survived an 11-mile ride from Taunton, Mass., to East Providence, RI after jumping out into the street and being hit by an unaware driver. Photos: Associated Press.
And the name of the policeman who managed to carefully, gently, get the doggie out? Officer Muggle. He says it's likely she came from a "puppy mill," and that she's going to be okay. "She has gone through a prescribed dosage of pain medicine and antibiotics and is pretty much back to full health, very active and extremely lovable."
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