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This is the photo Steven and Anna Tawyea posted on their Facebook page to locate the missing and injured dog. (Submitted photo)

Laporte Guardsman rescues AWOL dog

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Thanks to a blizzard of weekend Facebook posts and a community of animal lovers, a missing and injured pooch has been reunited with her family.


Cassie even has an odd connection with her rescuer. This melodrama had a cast of thousands by the time it ended happily.


Late Saturday afternoon the Akita-German Shepherd mix disappeared from her rural Bemidji home.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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