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Has anyone seen this poor dog...

March 19th, 2008, 03:23 PM
A Pit-bull decided he would battle a Porcupine in back of his house in Southern California

But being both brave and stupid, he ultimately learned the hard way that he can't always win.

A vet sedated the dog, and then removed a total of 1,347 quills.

The dog survived,

March 19th, 2008, 03:32 PM
OMG! The poor dog!!!

March 19th, 2008, 04:13 PM
I sure hope they gave him lots of pain meds, HORRIBLE, poor little guy:cry:

March 19th, 2008, 05:18 PM
OMG, poor baby, i hope his eyes are ok. Is it just me but it doesn't look like a pit bull, looks like a bull terrier, look how long the face is, and upright ears.

March 19th, 2008, 05:38 PM
youch.... its a bull terrier.... :)

March 19th, 2008, 07:44 PM
owwwwwwwwwwwwww!!!!!!!!!!!! my my my....

as stubborn as my three dogs are, I am sure they would've givenup way before that dog did! Maybe after 1 or 2 quills!!



March 19th, 2008, 08:43 PM
omg that poor baby , that must hurt ! :sad: I hope he's on good pain killers.

March 19th, 2008, 08:44 PM
as stubborn as my three dogs are,

:offtopic: Diane , I thought you had only one dog ? :confused:

March 19th, 2008, 09:38 PM
He resembles a giant hedgehog, poor guy.

March 20th, 2008, 02:47 AM
OMG :eek: ....the poor poor dog. :sad: I hope he closed his eyes fast enough. :fingerscr

March 20th, 2008, 11:40 AM
What a horrible thing! I remember being horrified by the movie Homeward Bound when Chance got stuck by a porcupine. :sad:

March 20th, 2008, 12:10 PM
I hope he wasn't blinded:eek:.

March 20th, 2008, 12:50 PM
Apparently this is old news...The dog did recover and is doing very well...hopefully away from porcupines.