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Pool Puppy

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JASPER COUNTY, MISSOURI -

A 4-State puppy is very lucky to be alive. Early Thursday morning, a man found him floating on his side in his swimming pool in Jasper County. 

The man immediately rushed the pup to the Joplin Humane Society where a veterinarian was able to give him oxygen and drain fluid from his body. That saved the little guy's life.

Because the man has an above-ground pool, humane society staff is concerned somebody might have thrown the puppy in there. The shelter is now keeping the pup away from people and other animals, so he has a chance to recover.

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