Originally Posted by aire
Do Hell's Canyon every year and see lots of dogs, just be careful, we picked up this German Shorthaired Pointer several years ago just below Granite Rapid. No other boaters in sight so we took with us and had for 2 days asking every other group we encountered if they knew or had heard of a missing dog. Owner finely got message and chartered a jet boat to come up river and retrieve. The dog had fallen out of boat in Granite and they lost track of it.
What a nice thing you did. Many of us that have a great river dog share a real partnership with our animal. I know you spent a alot of effort to help. You tell your story without a mention of incovinence or judgement. A great example for all of us to think about as we help our fellow river users