MARIETTA, Ga. — A Marietta man is grieving his 3 1/2-year-old boxer — the "best dog in the world" — who saved him from his burning home but perished in the fire early Tuesday.
Scott Dunn's home in the Blackwell community near the intersection of Chastain and Canton roads caught fire around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday. When Cobb firefighters arrived, the brick ranch-style house was already engulfed in flames.
Dunn said he wasn't feeling well Monday night and fell asleep on his sofa after watching the kickoff of the Monday night football game, his dog, Duncan, fast by his side.
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