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Dog takes bullet protecting owner
German Shepherd may lose limb after robbery
By Kristin Bender, STAFF WRITER
Last Updated:01/12/2007 02:32:59 AM PST
OAKLAND — An Oakland family’s German Shepherd could lose a leg after being shot by a robber Wednesday.
Buffy, a usually docile 100-pound dog, was shot once in her upper front left leg while trying to defend her owner, Will Bartley, outside his East Oakland home. He was not injured.
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