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Missing Baker County hunter's dog, Barney, found safe

Searchers found the body of the 60-year-old hunter the next day
Credit: Baker County Sheriffs Office
The missing hunter's dog, Barney, was found in the mountainous region on Oct. 5.

BAKER COUNTY, OREGON, Ore. — The missing hunter's dog, Barney, was found on Oct. 5 after rescues crews received word that someone hunting in the East Eagle Creek area had seen the dog.

It took the rescuers about 20 minutes to catch the Jack Russell terrier.

Barney is unharmed and appears to be in good condition, according to authorities. 

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