Dog community rallies for family at Seattle dog show after crash

A Seattle couple deeply rooted in the local dog community will miss the annual show this weekend after they were involved in a nearly deadly crash last month.

1 of 2

The couple's pet whippet, Steeler, ran from the crash site. He was found 14 hours later by a canine search and rescue team. Steeler had scrapes and bruises, but was otherwise unhurt.
Photo by
1 of 2

Kim Shepard, KIRO Radio Reporter
Kim Shepard is a news anchor and reporter for KIRO Radio and the office optimist. She's energetic, quick to laugh and has a positive outlook on life.

In the community
Do you know an exceptional citizen who has impacted and inspired others?
KIRO Radio and WSECU would like to recognize six oustanding citizens this year. Nominate them to be recognized and to receive a $2,000 charitable grant.

Copyright © 2014 Bonneville International. All rights reserved.