Little did the women know, the drifter dog had a family. He was missed terribly.
And his name was Bear.
Kelly Thomas and Ted Kupferman lost Bear in 2013, according to a report from Atlanta-based 11Alive News. Bear, a rescue dog, was startled after being involved in a car accident. He bolted into the woods. And despite hours and days of searching and calling his name, Bear didn't come home.
"I spent 12 hours that day and evening, searching for him, calling his name, combing the area," Kupferman told USA Today, "And could find absolutely nothing."
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