Dog The Bounty Hunter released from hospital after suspected heart attack

Duane chapman Dog The Bounty Hunter
Dog has been released from hospital (Picture: GC Images)

After being rushed to hospital with ‘chest pains’ over the weekend, Duane Chapman AKA Dog The Bounty Hunter, has been released.

The actuality star and TV character was underneath remark after struggling signs of a potential heart attack and was taken to a medical centre in Colorado over a so-called ‘heart emergency’.

On Monday he was allowed residence following in depth checks that dominated out a heart attack, citing stress as a potential reason behind the signs.

According to TMZ, the star of Dog’s Most Wanted – who misplaced his spouse Beth Chapman to most cancers in June – didn’t endure a heart attack, nonetheless his chest pains seemed to be associated to emphasize and hypertension.

Last night time Reps for Dog confirmed to Metro.co.uk he’s resting up.

‘I can confirm Dog is under doctor’s care and is resting comfortably,’ they mentioned. ‘Thank you for all of your well wishes- keep ’em coming.’



Dog’s medical emergency got here three months after he was left heartbroken by the tragic loss of life of his spouse Beth, who died aged 51 after being identified with terminal throat most cancers.

Duane Chapman Dog The Bounty Hunter
Dog misplaced his spouse Beth in June (Picture: Getty Images)

The 66-year-old bounty hunter not too long ago admitted that he’s misplaced 17lbs since her loss of life as he hasn’t been in a position to eat correctly from the stress he’s been struggling.

He mentioned: ‘For three days I’ve been consuming once more. But Beth all the time mentioned: “I like your little tummy, big daddy.” No you don’t! I dropped two sizes in pants.

‘I’m just a little quicker now as a result of weight slows you down. I believe I’m truly just a little more healthy now. I need to preserve this weight, possibly just a little bit extra, but it surely’s helped my well being. I can really feel it. Feelings are actually unusual. I don’t need to eat one thing till I’m actually hungry as a result of I need to really feel one thing.’

And Dog nonetheless struggles to sleep as a result of, heartbreakingly, he can see Beth subsequent to him in mattress.

He mentioned not too long ago: ‘I haven’t gotten previous the place the place I’m [not] placing a pillow the place she was and protecting it up. And then I get up in the course of the night time and I see her and it doesn’t register that [it] ain’t her. I’m nonetheless there.



‘I wake up to always touch her, especially when she was sick I’d must get up just a few instances when she stopped respiratory. I couldn’t hear it no extra. And she’s laying and I’m like, “You are not dying like that. I will not let you die.” So I’m so used to that that I don’t sleep strong anymore.’

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