The dog has quickly become a local celebrity in Georgia. He has since been given a name: Kupata. And is becoming more and more popular. He now regularly gets food from the residents who are happy with its help. Many children like that he helps them cross the road. Videos are now surfacing on the internet of Kupata letting motorists know that he is guarding the crossing. He does it with a lot of barking so that he is heard well.
The images of Kupata are going around the internet and he is getting a lot of positive reactions. He even has his own Facebook page and merchandise.