Silverton, Oregon: Home of Bobbie the Wonder Dog

Bobbie wanted to come home to Silverton so bad that he walked over 2,500 miles after his family lost him.

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Bobbie The Wonder Dog

The town recently installed a replica of the dog house given the Bobbie the Wonder Dog in 1924. They also have a mural and a statue dedicated this dog who found his way home across 7 states in 1923-1924.

[Susan Stelljes, 03/28/2004]

Home of Bobbie the Wonder Dog

200 S. Water St., Silverton, OR
The Bobbie mural, statue, and doghouse are downtown, on the west side of S. Water Street (Hwy 214) a block south of Main St. (Hwy 213). The Pet Parade mural is one block east and six blocks north, on the east side of N. 1st St. between B and C Sts.
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