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Blind Man, Guide Dog Safe After Subway Track Fall (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: Orlando, black lab, Guide Dog, Hero Dog, goodnews, video )

BarbKnigh
- 204 days ago - aol.com
Orlando, the black lab, was nearing the end of being a guide dog for his owner. That is, until Orlando saved his master's life. Watch the story unfold.
Mystery Donor Pays for Hero Dog's Vet Bill After She Was Attacked With Machete By Robbers
Offbeat  (tags: Our bull, attacked, Canada, machete, robbers, hero dog, offbeat, mystery donor )

Marie
- 234 days ago - metro.co.uk
A dog that was stabbed while protecting its owner from robbers has had its bravery rewarded by an anonymous donor who stepped in to pay its vet bill.
Stubby, World War I Pit Bull War Dog
Offbeat  (tags: Stubby, WW1, , Pit bull war dog, hero dog, marines, made an honorary sergeant, President Wilson, was awarded medals and jackets, led more parades than any other dog )

Julia
- 409 days ago - thepoodleanddogblog.typepad.com
He is credited with saving his regiment from surprise mustard attacks and locating and comforting his wounded comrades.
To the Rescue! Hero Dog Saves Toddler From Drowning
Offbeat  (tags: courageous, hero dog, toddler, drowning, family dog, bear, rescued toddler, heartwarming )

Simone
- 740 days ago - care2.com
Bear is a 4-year-old black Labrador retriever who lives in Marcellus, Michigan. He is a hero: On Sunday, Bear saved 14-month-old Stanley Drauch when the toddler fell into the family pool. In the words of Stanley's grateful mother, Patricia Drauch
Pit Bull Leads Good Samaritan To Stricken Owner In Double Trouble State Park
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, pet, Lilly good samaritan, hero dog, goodnews )

BarbKnigh
- 766 days ago - berkeley-nj.patch.com
CENTRAL NJ -- Frank Delarosa thought it was strange to see a pit bull running down a sugar sand path near the cranberry bogs at Double Trouble State Park on Friday, her leash dragging behind her.
Dog Rescues Bag of Kittens From Roadway
Offbeat  (tags: hero dog, kittens, abandoned, cruetly, bagged, thrown, roadway, dog, rescued )

Simone
- 945 days ago - nbc-2.com
A bag of kittens dumped on a country road and left to die were rescued by an unlikely hero. A dog named Reagan found the bag and dragged it all the way home to his owner, then whined until she opened it.
Hero Dog Still Homeless
Offbeat  (tags: hero dog, nala, saving life of blind dog, courage, kindness, homeless )

Simone
- 1186 days ago - examiner.com
An intuitive, good-natured Lab mix, credited with saving the life of a blind Cocker spaniel last December, is still homeless. The dog, Nala, had been a resident of the Redmond Humane Society for nine long months at the time that the impressive rescue
Bitter Battle Over Hero Dog Sarbi
Offbeat  (tags: australia army, hero dog, sarbi, original owners, love triangle )

Simone
- 1326 days ago - heraldsun.com.au
A TUG of love has broken out between the Australian Army and the original owners of Sarbi, the heroic bomb detection dog. Sarbi was missing in action for 14 months in the wilds of Afghanistan after a major battle in September 2008, and is due back in
Sacking After War-Hero Dog Put Down
Offbeat  (tags: animal shelter, worker, fired, sacked, outrage, target, destroyed, killed, hero dog )

Simone
- 1328 days ago - independent.ie
A worker at a US animal shelter who put down a war-hero dog which was not scheduled to be destroyed has been fired, officials said. The unidentified employee at the Animal Care and Control facility in Casa Grande, Pinal County, Arizona, was placed on
Animal Shelter Employee Kills War Hero By Mistake
Offbeat  (tags: outrage, target, killed, employee, paid leave, authorites, termination, shelter employee, target killed, hero dog )

Simone
- 1331 days ago - animals.change.org
It is indeed unacceptable that the life of a dog who survived a war and saved 50 lives was needlessly snuffed out by a shelter employee who did not pay attention to important procedures. It is unacceptable that the employee who killed Target is currently
Pit Bull Saves Two Women From Deadly Cobra, Dies Wagging His Tail
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, hero dog, saved woman, venomous snake, bravery )

Simone
- 1724 days ago - all-creatures.org
Four-year-old "Chief", an American Pit Bull Terrier, dashed in front of a venomous snake which was poised to strike at 87-year-old Liberata la Victoria and her granddaughter Maria Victoria. Shielding the women from the attack, Chief saved them but died
   

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