As Alan Spencer ate a pickled onion, the skin became lodged in his throat, blocking his windpipe. He collapsed and thought he would die — until his Labrador literally sprang into action.
Nico, a Bernese Mountain Dog rescued from a shelter just two months ago, paid it forward by racing into the ocean to save a couple caught in a treacherous riptide.
As a forest fire raged in Valparaiso, Chile, a mother dog managed to save her nine puppies’ lives by digging a hole under a metal container.
Volunteers with Dallas Dogrrr spent weeks trying to catch a black Lab mix who’d been dumped in a park. This week he approached them, and led them to a litter of puppies.
When Jamie Kraczkowski’s boyfriend slammed her head against a wall, her Pit Bull came to her rescue. But because of a breed ban, she must rehome her hero dog or move.