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Claim: Photographs show a bipedal dog named Faith.
Example: [Collected via e-mail, July 2008]
Origins: Animals (both human and otherwise) often demonstrate a remarkable resiliency in overcoming substantial injuries or physical abnormalities, and the story of a dog named Faith, recounted above in words and pictures, is a striking example of that phenomenon.
Faith was adopted by Jude Stringfellow in
Faith has appeared on several popular television programs such as The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Montel Williams Show, and Ripley's Believe it or Not, and her story has been featured in the books With a Little Faith and Faith Alone: Stories of an Amazing Dog. She made the national news briefly in February 2007 when she was "lost" for several hours after an airline inadvertently placed her on the wrong flight to Orlando.
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