Video: Dog’s Quick Action Saves Stroke Victim


Max is being credited with saving Sue Sanford.
Photo via ksdk.com

Jesse Sanford, of Saint Charles, Missouri, had already said good-bye to his wife and was heading out the door to work when he was interrupted by the family dog, Max. The two-year-old. . .

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Video: Dog Helps Rescue Baby Dolphin

We’ve posted so many videos of dogs caring for other animals that this one is not surprising, but it sure is unique. When Leila was nosing around on the beach in Wales, she found a baby. . .

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Statue Erected of Heroic Little Dog Who Saved a Young Girl


The statue shows Leo the Dachshund in a vigilant pose.
Photo via inquisitr.com

Last year, when a vicious rampaging Bull Mastiff attacked a 10-year-old girl in the northern Serbian town Pancevo, a small Dachshund named Leo jumped to her defense. Through sheer will and. . .

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Video: Michigan Dog Gives His Life to Save His Owner from a Charging Bear


Max plays with his younger brother, Pete, in happier times.
Photo via 9and10news.com

Max the Beagle loved nothing more than chasing rabbits, but when his owner was in danger, in the form of a charging black bear, Max didn’t think twice before attacking the much larger animal. Jeff Hanna and his two dogs, Max and Pete, were enjoying a nighttime constitutional in the. . .

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Hero K-9 Saves Deputy from Ambush Attack


Lucas, a Belgian Malinois, saved the life of his partner last week.
Photo vis USA Today

A Deputy Sheriff in Mississippi encountered one of the more terrifying experiences in law enforcement, when he was ambushed by three men at a dark highway rest stop on May. . .

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Rescue Dog Training for Dogs Returning from Nepal


May 23, 2015 Fairfax County Urban Search and Rescue member Charlotte Grove lets her dog, Etta,
find a “missing person” in the rubble during training.
Photo by Linda Davidson/The Washington Post

After devastating earthquakes struck of Nepal last month, rescue-dog teams from the U.S. traveled to the Himalayan nation to help search for survivors. A great story in The Washington Post. . .

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