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6 Heroic Hounds Who Saved Lives (Slideshow)

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6 Heroic Hounds Who Saved Lives (Slideshow)

By Janet McCulley, Animal Planet

No job is too big or too small for these heroic hounds! Do you have a heroic hound at home? Share your stories in the comments section below!

1. The Nose Knows: Lost And Found

When three girls in Georgia went missing during a leisurely stroll around the neighborhood, an entire task force was called to join in a frantic search for the missing girls. The fire department, police officers, and canine search and rescue all offered their assistance. However, it was actually the neighboring three-year-old chihuahua named Belle that found the girls alive and well.

Source: MSN

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3:25AM PDT on Sep 25, 2012

Good thing someones looking out for us

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9:53PM PDT on Sep 6, 2012

I lived in East Africa as a teenager and our 2 guard dogs protected us when our home was invaded by thieves one night. The invaders fled the 'vigorous' attack by our dogs and didn't manage to steal anything or attack us (as had happened in several local houses over the previous few weeks - one man being killed, another seriously injured).

12:33AM PDT on Sep 6, 2012

thanks for sharing

5:35AM PDT on Sep 5, 2012

Great and amazing animals,thanks for sharing

6:14PM PDT on Sep 4, 2012

Great dogs.

10:50AM PDT on Sep 4, 2012

Awesome dogs! Thanks for sharing this wonderful article.

9:47PM PDT on Sep 3, 2012

Saw most of these on the news. All dogs have a keen sense of smell and hearing. Another great reason to own a dog.

8:17AM PDT on Sep 3, 2012

Thanks for ....

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Thanks for sharing.

So I have old guts-what else is new?Everything in our bodies gets old &malfunctions!

thanks for the cool tips


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