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Dog takes family car on a ride after being left in running car

He’s now safe

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – A dog was left driving circles in a Florida neighborhood after its owner left him in the running car, video shows.

Police say the car was accidentally put in reverse with the dog inside. Police and firefighters were eventually able to open one of the moving car’s door, allowing the dog to jump out.

Some damage was done to the neighborhood, including a destroyed mailbox, but the dog is OK.