OR: Man Shot by Dog During Hunting Trip
Oregon Man Shot by Dog During Hunting Trip Sunday
November 23, 2008
Henry Marcum has nothing but kind words for the dog that shot his
23-year-old son this weekend.
Marcum says his son, Matthew, was standing in Tillamook Bay at the
start of duck-hunting trip when his dog jumped into the boat, setting
off a 12-gauge shotgun.
The blast blew a hole in the aluminum boat before hitting Marcum, who
is recovering from injuries to his legs and buttocks at Portland's
Legacy Emanuel Hospital.
Henry Marcum says he's not angry with the dog, and neither is his
The elder Marcum says the Labrador named Drake is a good dog and the
shooting is "just one of those things."
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