Digg founder Kevin Rose throws raccoon attacking his dog

Published On: Jul 22 2013 03:26:33 PM EDT

Don't mess with Toaster.

Digg founder and Google Ventures partner Kevin Rose found his dog, Toaster, in a scuffle with a raccoon in the middle of the night and threw the raccoon down the stairs, according to the Huffington Post.

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In a YouTube video, Rose said he doesn't condone animal violence but wanted to get the "wild animal" away from him and his dog.

Toaster has a few bites and scratches, but he is expected to be OK, Rose said.