This is Mike Hake and his buddy, Dixie! They regularly run together. They finished the “Celebrate America” 5K Monday in a time of 18:52. Mike did not know how much Dixie was hurting until the end when he saw the pads on her paws were bleeding, apparently caused by the friction from the hot asphalt. Dixie bore the pain and led Mike all the way. Mike carried her to the car.
A tough canine