Posts tagged "drowning dog"

One Dog Saved by Dos Hombres

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Dogs are man’s best friend world-wide. In Argentina, two men jumped into the Gualeguaychú River to save a chocolate Labrador that became entangled in a buoy. The dog struggled to stay afloat and almost drowned, but thanks to the heroic men, who didn’t think twice about jumping into muddy water, the canine is today just... Read more »

Human Saves Dog

Human Saves Dog
I often write about hero dogs who save humans, such as this recent story starring an Australian Shepherd dead-ringer for Lassie. But the human/animal bond works both ways. On July 5, John Koobatian, 13, I was visiting Chatfield Hollow, CT with his friends and family. The same day, Casey, an elderly 15-year-old black lab was also... Read more »

Rescuing A Dog: Astounding Photos

These pictures speak for themselves….There aren’t many instances on the planet of two species who routinely risk their lives for one another (though I’m not sure the hero here actually risked his life; he truly was a hero). I don’t know who this was, or where it happened (perhaps someone reading this does). Thanks to... Read more »
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