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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A dog seen forced from a car is being treated for a broken jaw.

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A witness found the dog Thursday and helped take it to a rescue.

According to the rescue group 100+ Abandoned Dogs of Everglades, Florida, the dog was given surgery at Lauderdale Veterinary Specialists.

Officials have not said whether the dog will be available for adoption once it is healed.

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The dog has been name Nerak.

A website was set up to raise funds for the dog’s medical care.

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