Transcript for NY Dog Runs Miles to Owner's Hospital Bedside
This is a story you have got to -- seem to believe so stop what -- -- -- and look at the TV screen a dog on Long Island runs for miles. To be by his owner's side while the owner was in the hospital to hardly know where the -- was. -- -- -- reporter Jeff to -- has this incredible story of Zander one very dedicated doctor. How could he possibly have no look at him. The lady -- gorgeous that is owner was in the hospital. I don't know how he got it is a question John Dolan is also trying to answer with so much buzz about his dog and he's got a great -- achieving he's a husky that the -- was rescued from a shelter. If he loves to rock nobody expected him to run. And that's exactly what the seventy pound dog did last Thursday. He slipped out of a back door at the family home in bay shore and before dawn he started running. And -- John was at a hospital but it west -- looks good samaritan medical center when he got a call I gotta get to work I got you -- You -- coming -- stranger on the phone was across the street from the hospital he grabbed John's number off this fact. That's how we got him back and -- the -- and called really went down Manhattan. He really was looking for it no one really knows how we made it they. He'd never been to this hospital before I do know they make a lot of great food there at the hospital so maybe they'll debate can cook. Or maybe it's just as we've suspected for centuries. A dog is man's best friend of course you know -- buddies and any Hurricane Katrina in bay shore just to -- channel seven. Eyewitness News.
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