Where “Tennessee” is a blind 13-year-old shih tzu who had been frightened by a storm, panicked and ran the wrong way from home into the woods, became lost and eventually walked into a lake.
Early the next morning fishing guide Brian Carper spotted a shivering fur ball after Tennessee spent the night lost and alone.
It’s a great story.
All he needed was a soft spot in his heart for a blind dog in trouble.
Carper left his boat to rescue the tiny 13-year-old shih tzu who wandered into Percy Priest Lake. Carper returned the dog to his grateful owners, who had been searching for their beloved pet for 15 hours.
“When we got him back it was a reminder to me that God watches over his creatures both great and small,” said Barbara Gibbs, who along with her husband, Jerry, owns the dog named Tennessee. READ IT ALL HERE