DENVER (CBS4) – There was a happy reunion for a dog and his owner on Friday.
Steve the dog ran away while his owner, Daniel Rosenow, was being rushed to the hospital for a heart attack.READ MORE: Investigators In Arvada Shooting Look For Motive & Gunfire Sources
Larry Edelman found Steve stuck outside in his backyard last weekend during sub-zero temperatures. Edelman tried taking the dog inside but wasn’t able to get him out from under his patio. Noticing the dog’s injuries and fearing for his life, Edelman called 311.
Animal Control officers responded and rescued Steve before it was too late.READ MORE: 50% Of Coloradans Fully Vaccinated Against COVID, Hospitalizations Reach Lowest Level Since October
Rosenow’s nurse saw a story on CBS4’s evening newscast and showed it to Rosenow, who recognized Steve.
Both Steve and Rosenow are back home.MORE NEWS: Audit Finds Colorado Program To Flag Opioid Abuse Is Failing, Dozens of Doctors Running 'Pill Mills'