Category Archives: Heroic & Inspiring

Hero Pit Bull Saves Deaf Teen From Devastating House Fire

An Indianapolis family is hugging the family dog, a 2-year old Pit Bull named Ace, a little closer today after he came to the rescue of his teenaged deaf human when their home caught fire. 13-year old Nick Lamb was home alone on Wednesday afternoon when the home caught fire. Nick, who is deaf, had…

Malnourished Dog Abandoned at Denver Airport

Denver International Airport officials are trying to determine who brought a dog to the 6th level passenger drop-off area, tied her up, and left her there. Airport employees found the dog on Thursday wearing a collar and leash, but no identification or microchip. They took the very thin, malnourished dog inside, fed her white rice…

Hero Firefighter Saves Dog With CPR

An Addison, Texas firefighter is being hailed a hero after going far above and beyond to save a lifeless little dog. Yvette Childers was driving to work when her RV caught fire, igniting all her worldly possessions, including her most precious of all, her 1-year old Chihuahua named Pony. Within mere minutes, the entire RV…

Home Depot Employees Build Wheelchair for Paralyzed Pup

A couple of Home Depot employees became angels in orange aprons when they went above and beyond to give a paralyzed pup a little bit of freedom. Last month, Rebecca Pierce dropped off her spunky, energetic Rat Terrier, Wally, to be boarded in her veterinarian’s kennel service. A few days later when she came to pick…

VIDEO: Abandoned Dog’s Amazing Transformation Will Melt Your Heart

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When a Compton family moved away more than a year ago, they left behind a most precious boy. He learned to adapt, to find food on the streets. He learned that humans were to be feared. It was, after all, a human that did this to him. Luckily for frightened little Theo, Eldad Hagar and…

Michigan Man Facing Charges After Rescuing Puppy from Hot Car

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Alex Soper of Jackson, Michigan is facing criminal charges for breaking a car window to rescue a Golden Retriever puppy left trapped inside, windows all the way rolled up, while his owners shopped at an area mall. Soper told WLNS TV that he didn’t think twice before breaking into the car when another shopper asked…

Social Media Saved This Dying Dog’s Life

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When Xochitl Dalton parked her car at the Splash Town water park in Harris County, Texas on Friday afternoon, she was shocked to discover a huge yellow Labrador locked inside the SUV in the next parking space. Apparently the dog’s owner was enjoying a day cooling off in the water while the family dog sat dying…

Army Veteran Risks His Life to Save Beagle Hit by Car

Aaron Schneider, an Iraq war veteran, risked his own life (again!) to save a Beagle hit by a car on a Missouri interstate. Schneider witnessed the dog being struck on Interstate 470 East in Lee’s Summit. The driver that struck the dog kept driving, leaving the severely injured Beagle to die in the street. A true…

Someone Threw This Puppy in the Trash – But Look at Him Now!

Patrick was just a puppy when he was found, starved and barely clinging to life, wrapped in a garbage bag at the bottom of a trash chute. If he had not been found and rescued, he would surely have died having never known true love and happiness. Luckily, for Patrick – and everyone that’s played…

Heroic Officer Dives Deep to Rescue Drowning Dog

Carver, Massachusetts police responded on Saturday afternoon to a call reporting a vehicle completely submerged under about 8 feet of murky water. When they arrived, Officers Melo and Harriman discovered that 59-year old Debra Titus and her 2 dogs had been inside the truck when she accidentally drove it into the pond. Titus, along with…

For Those That Think “It’s Just a Dog”

From time to time people tell me, “Lighten up, it’s just a dog,” or “That’s a lot of money for just a dog.” They don’t understand the distance traveled, time spent, or costs involved for “Just a dog.” Some of my proudest moments have come about with “Just a dog.” Many hours have passed with…

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