Ouch!: Dog Steps on Shotgun, Shoots Man in Buttocks

December 1, 2011 Updated Dec 1, 2011 at 11:42 AM EDT

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Ouch!: Dog Steps on Shotgun, Shoots Man in Buttocks

December 1, 2011 Updated Dec 1, 2011 at 11:42 AM EDT

According to The Salt Lake Tribune, a 46-year-old Utah duck hunter was taken to the hospital on Sunday after being shot in the buttocks by his dog.

Yes, his dog.

The dog jumped on the man's shotgun -- which was lying across the bow of their boat -- causing it to fire and hit the man, who was in the water setting decoys, according to the Tribune story. The man was treated and released from the hospital, according to the Tribune story.

Read The Salt Lake Tribune story HERE.