ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - Wednesday is "Love Your Pet Day" and no other pet has been loved over the past few months than one puppy at the Humane Society of Missouri.

Troopersuffered serious injuries when he was tied to a bumper anddragged a more than one mile down Interstate 55 in November.

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He has had multiple surgeries and is making a remarkable recovery.

On Wednesday, Trooper made his live television debut during Today in St. Louis.

Click the video player above to hear Kathy Warnick from the Humane Society of Missouri talk about Trooper's recovery process.

You can also follow Trooper's progress on his Facebook page.