Video shows well-known hunter rescuing puppy

(KRQE)

SOCORRO, N.M. (KRQE) – Video of a well known hunter rescuing a puppy in New Mexico is getting a lot of play online.

“Half a day of antelope hunting and a puppy I’ve never seen until about four hours ago,” Randy Newberg said.

The face of TV show “Fresh Tracks,” Randy Newberg was hunting antelope near Socorro when he and his cameraman came across an abandoned puppy.

The episode of the hunt aired back in August but only a snippet of the rescue was shown.

Newberg told KRQE News 13 fans wanted to know more, so Tuesday he uploaded a video to YouTube showing the outcome.

After feeding the dog, Newberg drove the little guy to town.

“We found this little guy outside of town here where we were hunting, so I called dispatch and they said bring him down here. He’s been out there a long time,” Newberg said.

Newberg said someone who worked at the police department ended up adopting the puppy.

Watch the video below, or click here for mobile users.

WTNH NEWS8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Also, you can now block any inappropriate user by simple selecting the drop down menu on the right of any comment and selection "Block User" from there.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s