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Trooper, Pit Bull That Was Stabbed In The Head, Going Home With Colorado Family As Floods Recede (TEXT and VIDEO)


Society & Culture  (tags: animals, dogs, abuse, Colorado floods, ethics, family, health, humans, sadness, society, goodnews, news, safety )

Carrie
- 368 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Trooper, a pit bull, has 35 staples in his head from where he was stabbed. He was taken in by Marley's Mutts, based in Bakersfield, California, where he had to work to recover from the stab wounds and a severe respiratory infection.



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Laurie H. (714)
Thursday September 19, 2013, 9:00 pm
I pray that Trooper will continue to thrive & have a loving, happy, home now!!! Thanks Carrie so much!~
 

Linda Moore (219)
Thursday September 19, 2013, 9:09 pm

Trooper is really a trooper!! Sending hugs & kisses to him!!
 

LMj Sunshine (127)
Thursday September 19, 2013, 10:23 pm
Bless Trooper!!
 

BarbCat SunshineLady (1650)
Thursday September 19, 2013, 10:51 pm
WHY in the WORLD would anyone want to STAB an INNOCENT DOG in his HEAD, when he's going home?? I mean, he probably thought he was going to drown in the flood waters...Good Golly Miss Molly!! What's WRONG WITH PEOPLE?? God bless you Trooper!! Prayers being sent your way!!
 

Gloria picchetti (291)
Friday September 20, 2013, 2:19 am
It's lucky that the family can manage to save a dog after the floods in Colorado.
 

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Friday September 20, 2013, 8:56 am
Oh, this is just horrendous. I can't comprehend this kind of horrifying behavior. I'm so happy that he survived and is going home.
 

aj E. (164)
Friday September 20, 2013, 9:02 am
poor guy.
 

Carol D. (109)
Friday September 20, 2013, 9:58 am
Poor dog Glad this story has a happy ending Thank you
 

Jeaneen A. (131)
Friday September 20, 2013, 12:32 pm
Noted. People do suck!
 

Elizabeth M. (67)
Friday September 20, 2013, 12:59 pm
I can't believe the insanity going on with people. Trooper survived!!! And now he will have a forever home in Colorado with people who understand his breed - he appears to have overcome his trauma without fear to humans. Wishing you, Trooper, and your new family all the best!!
 

Nancy N. (0)
Friday September 20, 2013, 1:01 pm
Bless Trooper, all those who rescued and helped him, and the wonderful people who adopted this beautiful soul. May he be forever safe, cherished and loved in his new forever home. As for the person(s) who did this to him - may Karma be swift, severe, and unrelenting.
 

DAVID LAIRD (0)
Friday September 20, 2013, 1:07 pm
GOOD THING SOME ANIMALS ARE ABLE TO FORGIVE SOME HEARTLESS PEOPLE.
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (182)
Friday September 20, 2013, 1:11 pm
biedny Trooper, mam nadzieję, że ten, co mu to zrobił zostanie surowo ukarany
 

Kathleen R. (203)
Friday September 20, 2013, 1:17 pm
This s a happy ending to what was a horrendous story. Good luck to Trooper, you deserve it.
 

Kathy Niell (98)
Friday September 20, 2013, 2:09 pm
Once again I am appalled at people's cruelty to animals, but deeply heartened by the pure spirit of an animal who has so suffered at human hands. Good luck in your new home, Trooper!
 

Jaime A. (32)
Friday September 20, 2013, 2:12 pm
Thanks.
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Friday September 20, 2013, 3:17 pm
I'm glad that Trooper has got a forever home after suffering such an horrific injury.
 

Audrey B. (0)
Friday September 20, 2013, 4:20 pm
Poor Pup he is just beautiful, don't know how anyone can do this to a dog. Its disgusting and I hope this guy is found. Who knows walk the dog around he maybe able to point out the person who did it to him. You will be able to see the angry in the pups eyes.

A person like this needs to be punished the fullest extent of the law and worse.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 20, 2013, 4:43 pm
Blessings Trooper! You deserve much happiness now in your forever loving home!! :)
 

Sheri Schongold (6)
Friday September 20, 2013, 4:48 pm
Wonderful ending for wonderful dogs. A golly these are pit bull(ys)
 

Bette-Ann Libin (11)
Friday September 20, 2013, 7:08 pm
I am a Pit Bull rescue maniac....THANK YOU so very much for caring so deeply for Trooper...
 

pam w. (191)
Friday September 20, 2013, 7:31 pm
WE DO NOT DESERVE DOGS!

Period!

Much love to Trooper and his forever family!
 

Marianne B. (113)
Friday September 20, 2013, 8:08 pm
this article starts out so disturbing, but thankfully has a happy ending.
 

iveta cer (69)
Friday September 20, 2013, 9:36 pm
What a sick stupid people who ever did this to poor Trooper !! I am glad he is OK and going home to wonderful family :) good luck pretty boy :)
 

Julia R. (290)
Friday September 20, 2013, 11:44 pm
I'm so glad to hear that Trooper is doing so well despite the evil person who committed such a terrible crime to him! I'm sure that karma will catch up with this person and he will get what he deserves! But, I'm so glad to hear that amazing Trooper will now be going to a loving home where he will really be appreciated and cared for! God bless radiant Trooper and his new loving family! Great news about the other pit bull at this rescue being adopted too! Thanks Carrie!
 

Ruth S. (304)
Saturday September 21, 2013, 6:45 am
Whoever committed this horrible crime to this sweet little angel will get their's in the end!
 

Ilona V. (0)
Saturday September 21, 2013, 8:06 am
Wonderful happy ending. God bless you sweetie and your family.
 

Latonya W. (83)
Wednesday September 25, 2013, 12:34 pm
humans again such a pitiful species if theyre heartless and to stab or hurt anyone innocent is HEARTLESS
 

Melania Padilla (179)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 10:44 am
So happy for this baby! I hope the perpetrator (s) burn in hell!!
 
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