Transcript for Family Dog Saves Boy, 3, Lost in the Cold
It started out as one of those stories that could had a really scary ending if it weren't for one very protective dog named Cooper. It all started when three year old Carson -- -- strolled away from his family's farm on North Dakota on Monday night and no one could find him. As nearly 200 people started looking for the boy the family realized the dog was gone too and they hoped light crazy that Cooper was with Carson. It turns out he was later that night Carson was found about a mile from the house his mom says the dog protected the boy during the cold night. You have to me that -- it was his leg -- I was really scared and but Cooper later on -- he does. And he said he kept me Wyman is and what about your feet and he's had known not dogs. Nice job the faithful -- paying back the family that saved him when he was just a little pop. Wandering at the side of the road.
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