The 51-year-old had set sail from La Paz, Mexico, with his dog Bella, en route to French Polynesia when his electronics were damaged by a storm a few weeks in. They were eventually spotted off the coast of Mexico, and rescuers were surprised to see Shaddock was in good health, albeit a bit malnourished.
Support The Portugal News
We are proud to provide our readers from around the world with independent, honest and unbiased news for free – both online and in print.
Our dedicated team supports the local community, foreign residents and visitors of all nationalities through our newspaper, website, social media and our newsletter.
We appreciate that not everyone can afford to pay for our services but if you are able to, we ask you to support The Portugal News by making a contribution – no matter how small.
Be the first to comment on this article
More in World
In World - 17 Feb 2024, 17:31
Top Christmas Markets in 2023
In World - 16 Dec 2023, 08:05
Quest to Nepal's Mad Honey: "Conquering the Fear of the Cliffs"
The Diplomatic Option
In World - 26 Aug 2023, 16:31