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6 Pets that Traveled Long Distances to Get Home


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Tony the Mutt Finds His Family

When the Doolen family of Aurora, Illinois, moved to East Lansing, Michigan, nearly­ 260 miles away, they gave away their mixed-breed dog Tony. Six weeks later, who came trotting down the street in East Lansing and made himself known to Mr. Doolen? That's right -- Tony. Doolen recognized a notch on Tony's collar that he'd cut while still living in Illinois.

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