Dog Saves Life, Becomes 'Murphy, the Miracle-maker'

[KARE 11 News, November 18, 2010] Murphy, a 2-and-a-half-year-old Newfoundland, helped save his 95-year-old neighbor. On Wednesday morning, Stephanie Goese noticed her usually quiet dog would not stop barking. Murphy’s persistence eventually led Stephanie to find her 95-year-old neighbor lying in her open garage in the chilling cold. Stephanie, a nurse at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, checked the woman out and determined she was fine. That woman -- and her family -- asked not to be named, but they say they're grateful to Murphy for his help. Watch the full story below and read more on

Posted on November 18, 2010 in Abbott Northwestern HospitalKARE11TV News

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