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‘Look how happy she is’: Man shares updates on puppy he kept after woman threw it at him

A video recently went viral of a woman throwing a puppy at a man.

Oct 11, 2020, 12:55 pm*


Kahron Spearman 

Kahron Spearman

There’s a touching follow-up to the viral video showing a woman throwing a puppy at a Black man.

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A new Instagram photo and story series show the puppy, now named “Movie,” in the loving hands of the man (@mulaflare) who rescued her. 

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A friend filming an update called the young man a “true hero.”

“Look at how happy she is,” the friend says, as @mulaflare holds and pets her. “Look at that tail.”

In another video, @mulaflare appears to be giving her a bath.

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@mulaflare also set up a GoFundMe, with the initial goal of $3,000, to take care of the puppy’s immediate needs and ongoing care. Because of the viral video, and people wanting to ensure the puppy has a high-quality life, the fundraiser was fully secured in less than eight hours. The user also started an Instagram account for Movie, where she has already amassed over 150,000 followers.

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The original incident occurred on Oct. 9., with the man on the receiving end of a woman’s apparent racist attack. In the midst of her stalking down the man, she threw the puppy at him. 

A subsequent update showed that the rescued puppy is now in loving hands.
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Despite rumors on Twitter, it is unknown if the woman, who may have been suffering from mental health issues, was found or charged with animal cruelty.

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*First Published: Oct 11, 2020, 12:54 pm