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The owner of a poodle that took an unexpected 11-mile ride from Massachusetts to Rhode Island in the grille of a car has stepped forward to claim her, the Providence Journal reports.

The pooch, named Suzie, got stuck in the grilleafter a driver unwittingly hit her on a road near Taunton, Mass. Thedriver didn't realize the dog was there until another motorist at astoplight alerted him.