Sept. 11 rescue dog now relaxes in Columbia animal hospital

September 9, 2011 | 4:01 p.m. CDT
Tuff, a 12-year-old chocolate Lab, stands on a table at Columbia's Horton Animal Hospital, where her owner Tom Andert works. Tuff and Andert traveled to ground zero after the Sept. 11 attacks, where Tuff worked as a live-find rescue dog, searching for people who were still alive among the fallen tower's rubble.

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