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Jacksonville runner helped capture Boston marathon bomber, ran hundreds of miles through the jungle and then saved a puppy

Jacksonville runner helped capture Boston marathon bomber, ran hundreds of miles through the jungle and then saved a puppy

Lucky, a tricolor dog of uncertain age and breed, joined David Green during an ultramarathon in Brazil, ran more than 100 miles with him and has rarely left his side since. So of course when Green took a short 14-mile training run Monday morning, preparing for his next 100-miler, Lucky joined him, running every step, leashless. Five-and-a-half miles in, they paused under the Beach Boulevard Intracoastal Waterway bridge and Lucky plunged into a pond shared by three otters. Once cooled off, he rolled enthusiastically in some tall grass. There: Ready to finish another run with his human. At 55, […]

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