*Now, any other time you know we’d be hollering, “Poor doggie!” And while we probably still feel that way about the sweet homeless pet who was seen being ditched in the parking lot of Walgreen’s in the Southern California city of San Fernando on a cold Christmas eve, after hearing the background on the story, you also feel kind of bad for the guy that everyone saw do it.


Well…because according to him, he was just trying to help.

The dog looked mangy, matted and in need of TLC. You could tell he had been uncared for, for quite some time. But the man says (what the cameras didn’t show) was the animal moving in and out of dangerous traffic before he grabbed the dog to bring him off the road to the safety of a nearby parking lot.

He was simply trying to be a good samaritan.

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