As Rich Wilcock prepared to go fishing on a beach in Wales, his dog Leia started making a “right old fuss.” She smelled a baby dolphin stranded a mile away.
Spooked by fireworks, a Vizsla named Rue escaped from her yard and became stranded on a mountain ledge three miles away.
When a 400-pound bear climbed over a backyard fence and approached a 3-year-old girl, one of four rescued Pit Bulls bit its leg, and the others chased it away.
When a rescued Pit Bull named Sweet Dee found her dog dad unresponsive on a couch, she paid it forward by alerting her dog mom and saving his life.
The heroic actions of a Pit Bull named Isis inspired city officials in Hazel Park, Mich., to repeal its breed ban.