Hints of a Fishing-Dog Past

October 11, 2009 By: Marshall Cutchin

John McDonald recently discovered something unusual about the dog that he rescued from the Lewis and Clark Humane Society in Helena: the dog took a particular interest in his fly fishing techniques and even exhibited perfect streamside etiquette. “‘He’s intense,’ my brother said from a short distance a way. ‘He hasn’t taken his eyes off that fly.’ ‘It’s kind of freaky,’ I responded, looking down at Jimmy James. ‘I get the sense he’s judging me.'” On NewWest.com.