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Dog recovering after chasing off home invasion robbers

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Max is recovering from his surgery to repair his fractured leg. Veterinarians say Max may be able to go home Wednesday, if he's feeling better.

A seven-hole, bone plate was placed on Max's fractured leg – a repair that vets are very happy with.

This is the latest update. The original story and donation information is below.

SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Talk about man's best friend. A rescued dog comes to the rescue of his owners during a home invasion.

While chasing the robbers away, Max was hit by a car and suffered a broken leg. Now, the family is asking for the public's help to cover Max's medical bills.

News 8's Shawn Styles files this video report from El Cajon with details on how you can help.

Donations may be sent to:

Animal Welfare Foundation
C/O First Republic Bank
8347 La Mesa Blvd.
La Mesa, CA 91941

Or Directly to the hospital: (using credit/debit card)

Animal Medical Center of East County
619-444-4246
for Max the Dog  Account #44859

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