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Puppy Rescued After Weeks Alone in the Woods of Maine

Officials say he was on the verge of starvation

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    One lucky puppy in Maine is home safe after surviving weeks in the woods following a terrifying car crash. (Published Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016)

    One lucky puppy in Maine is home safe after surviving weeks in the woods following a terrifying car crash.

    Tucker, a 7-month-old lab, was thrown from a car earlier this month when his owner, 20-year-old Shanya Pottle, was seriously hurt in a crash, according to the Morning Sentinel. He survived more than three weeks in the woods of East Madison.

    Volunteers from Maine Lost Dog Recovery set a live trap for Tucker.

    He was rescued Friday. Officials say he was on the verge of starvation.

    Officials tell the Morning Sentinel criminal charges are unlikely in the case.

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