Vodka saves dying puppy from poisoning

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An Australian vet saved a dying puppy with an unlikely cure, vodka.

According to, 10-week-old Cleo licked some antifreeze and was at risk for kidney failure. 

The owner rushed the pup to the vet who said vodka was the only cure. 

The vet had a bottle on hand, a gift, and hooked up the dog. 

She said alcohol counteracts the chemical reaction and without it, the dog would have gone into renal failure. 

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