This brave chihuahua stepped in between her owner’s infant child and a rattlesnake. Zoey suffered a bite just above her eyes but made a full recovery.
This family was lucky to be pup-sitting this adorable dog when someone forgot about sterilizing a hairbrush on the stove and left it boiling all night. Smart. Of course the brush caused a fire, however, Bandit smelled the smoke and alerted the family before the fire could spread past the stove.
This distinguished dog’s owners noticed it acting strangely aggressive to the babysitter of their 7-month old son. Based on the odd behavior, they left a camera to record the sitter the next time she came to watch the infant and discovered she had been physically and verbally abusing the small child.
This Philippines pup might shock you when you first see her, but her facial injuries were the result of throwing herself in the path of a speeding motorcycle, saving the life of two young girls. Reports say that the dog sprang to action and jumped in front of the vehicle out of nowhere. She has since become a national superstar and deservedly so.
The aptly named black lab saved her drowning owner during the floods of Hurricane Katrina.
After being rescued herself from cruelty that led to the sweet dog losing her leg, the RSPCA sheltering her noticed she would often stare up at the ceiling and whine. When they investigated, they discovered five kittens.
Before 8 year old Jacob met Minta, his severe autism made it difficult for him to communicate and he was lonely, depressed and rarely ever smiled. Now the two are inseparable and Jacob’s confidence has been growing everyday.
When his owner suffered hypoglycemic shock, Neo ran to a nearby town and brought people back with him who rushed her to the hospital where she made a full recovery. With a name like Neo, what else did you expect?
While at a New York City subway platform, Orlando’s blind owner fell onto the tracks and was knocked unconscious as a train approached. Orlando jumped down and laid on top of his owner, saving him from the impact.
While duck hunting out in North Atlantic waters with her owner, their boat capsized and the man clung to her tail as she swum them to safety.
When the SUV she and her owner were in overturned, she was barely able to squeeze out and brought help with her to save the man’s life.
A Colorado police dog, Rocky chased down a burglar and even suffered a bullet wound, but it didn’t stop him from nabbing the crook.
When her family’s house caught on fire, Roxanne barked until they woke up and were able to get to safety.
This beautiful beagle dialed 911 by biting into her owner’s cell phone when he suffered a diabetic seizure. Accidental or not, she managed to save her owner’s life.