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Hero Pit Bull Saves Boy From Bee Swarm
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, boy, bee swarm, attacked, swarm of bees, Oregon, children, dogs, humans, pets, protection, safety )

Lone
- 21 days ago - abc7.com
A family's pit bull is being called a hero for dragging a little boy to safety after he was attacked by a swarm of bees near his Oregon home.
Friendly Stray Pit Bull Who Jumped on School Bus and Then Disappeared Is Rescued (PHOTOS)
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, lonely, stray, travelling school bus, schoold children, rescued, safe, loved )

Simone
- 128 days ago - dogheirs.com
A stray Pit Bull who jumped on a school bus for a ride has been rescued off the streets. This past Monday, the white and tan dog followed some high school kids to a bus stop and then followed them on board.
School Kids Save Stray Pit Bull From Death
Offbeat  (tags: school kids, mounds elementary school, save, pit bull, chauncy, no discrimination, love, kindness, goodnews )

BarbCat
- 692 days ago - examiner.com
Ventura County, CA - Sometimes a story comes along to lift your spirit and restore your faith in humanity. It all began back on December 23 when a black and white Pit bull, now known as Chauncy, showed up on the grounds of the Mounds Elementary School.
Best Police Response to 'Vicious Dog' Call Ever
Offbeat  (tags: animal welfare, rescue story, dogs, police officer, exercised restraint and compassion, response to a stray dog, pit bull, Baltimore, policeman )

Julia
- 784 days ago - examiner.com
Officer Dan Waskiewicz, responded to a call about a dog - thankfully in a manner which was insightful and compassionate.
Hero Pit Bull Drags Unconscious Owner Off Railroad Tracks
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, Lilly, hero, rescues, owner, goodnews )

BarbCat
- 819 days ago - care2.com
A Pit bull dog named Lilly is being called a hero after dragging her unconscious owner from the path of an oncoming train. Lilly's owner was unharmed but the 8-year old dog was struck by the train.
Pit Bull Leads Good Samaritan To Stricken Owner In Double Trouble State Park
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, pet, Lilly good samaritan, hero dog, goodnews )

BarbCat
- 838 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.
Brave Pit Bull Saves Woman From Train (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: heroine, lilly, courageous, pit bull, loyal, loving, saviour, train )

Simone
- 861 days ago - globalanimal.org
Last Wednesday, Christine Spain, the mother of Boston police officer David Lanteigne, fell unconscious on train tracks in Shirley, MA. The engineer of a westward-bound freight train witnessed Lilly, a pit bull, frantically trying to pull the woman off the
Pit Bull Rescues Unconscious Owner From Oncoming Train
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, train, amaizng, rescue, saved, pet, miracle, sacrifice, animals )

Lindsey
- 862 days ago - abcnews.go.com
This story made me bawl my eyes out. Just warning you that you might so the same. A Massachusetts pit bull named Lilly took on a freight train last week to save her owner, who collapsed unconscious onto the tracks during a late-night walk in Shirley.
Pit Bull Takes Bullet To Save Owner and Survives
Offbeat  (tags: dog, amazing, bullet, survives, pit bull, intruger, burlglary, miracle, hero, unusual, protection, pets, interesting, news, animals )

Lindsey
- 898 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Kilo, the pit bull, has been hailed a super-pooch after he took a bullet to protect his owner and survived, New York Post reports. Over the weekend, an armed intruder and would-be burglar -- posing as a FedEx delivery man -- attempted to push his way in.
Veteran Reunited With His Pit Bull Service Dog!
Offbeat  (tags: service dog, veteran, disabled, pit bull, reunited, good news, happy, interesting, news )

Lindsey
- 996 days ago - today.msnbc.msn.com
A disabled former Chicago police officer has gotten his service dog back. A federal judge in Iowa ruled Wednesday in favor of an injunction to allow Snickers, a pit bull mix, to be reunited with owner James Sak immediately...
Cute Video Of Pit Bull and Iguana~Best Friends!   video
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, iguana, animals, bizarre, funny, video, humor, interesting, off-beat, pets, photos, unusual )

Lindsey
- 1018 days ago - youtube.com
I love this pit bull, he is the sweetest thing on earth. The world needs to know that not all pits are bad- it depends on their upbringing. Check out this cutie pie and his friend the iguana. :)
Victims Refuse to Press Charges After Pit Bull Attack
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, dogs, animals, interesting, odd, news, off-beat, goodnews, unusual, bizarre, pets, photos, protection )

Lindsey
- 1053 days ago - fox40.com
Here is a sad story with a happy twist. 2 pitbulls attacked a 17 year old boy and his puppy. They are both fine now but the 2 dogs were going to be put down. Unitl the victims refused to press charges. They want the dogs to live. :)
Pit Bull Saves Woman With Brain Anurysm
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, happy, animals, amazing, goodnews, interesting, odd, news, off-beat, safety, protection, unusual )

Lindsey
- 1058 days ago - aol.com
When John Benton tried to leave for work one morning back in July, he was surprised to find the family pit bull, Titan, running around in circles, barking and blocking the door out of the house, CBS Atlanta reported.
Amazing Friends Video-Pit Bull, Bunny, Guinea Pig, and Cat!   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, pit bull, cat, guinea pig, rabbit, friends, video, funny, goodnews, humor, interesting, odd, off-beat, unusual )

Lindsey
- 1111 days ago - youtube.com
Tell me this is not proof that Pit Bulls are not an "evil breed". He is in love with a BABY rabbit! It is beautiful. Sorry the music is kind of annoying but you just have to see this.
Pitbull Mix Saves Blind Ex-Shelter Mate From Certain Death
Offbeat  (tags: nala, awesome dog, pit bull, saved blind cocker spaniel from death, heroine )

Simone
- 1376 days ago - thisdishisvegetarian.com
Nala, a pit bull mix was being walked by a Redmond, OR Humane Society volunteer last week, when she suddenly started pulling. Alan Borland thought it was unusual as normally she was great on her leash. "She looked very alert, and kept looking to the
 

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