Pfizer settles lawsuit over Rimadyl, controversial drug that killed Chris Cooper's golden retriever

David and Goliath is a tale of the underdog, of surmounting impossible odds and coming out the victor. But when Chris Cooper took on the pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, the sweetness of an unlikely victory came with a bitter aftertaste.

As we reported in August 2011, Cooper's beloved dog, Sophie, died after being given a drug called Rimadyl. Cooper later sued, and now he's prevailed against the pharmaceutical giant. Continue for more about Sophie, complete with photos, a copy of the suit and more.

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Charles Trowbridge