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Man Donates Amputated Leg to Search and Rescue Dog Group for Training

Offbeat  (tags: animals, humans, environment, protection )

- 1753 days ago -
One Search and Rescue group is getting a very special gift to help train their dogs, a donated limb. To honor Samantha Koenig, a teenager who went missing in 2012, 65-year-old Donald Jacobs decided to donate his leg that had to be amputated to Alaska

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Sue Matheson (79)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 7:08 pm

Laura T (105)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 7:37 pm

Christine Stewart (134)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 11:08 pm
Not a story for the squeamish, but it is a very generous gesture that will likely save lives with the additional dog training.

Giana Peranio-paz (398)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 2:51 am
Very good person, it is a special gift.

Angelika R (143)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 9:37 am
Great decision, amazing!

. (0)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 9:42 am
If I had to suffer the same circumstances, I would do the same thing. What's gone is gone.

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 11:47 am
Very thoughtful! Why NOT use it for a good purpose?

Lynne Buckley (0)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 1:34 pm
Good decision.

Connie O (44)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 2:45 pm
Interesting...never thought about donating body parts while still alive....TY

mar l ene dinkins (264)
Monday September 2, 2013, 4:22 pm
noted wonderful act!!!!!! very impressive!!!!very thoughtful!!!!!!!!
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