Heroic Mother Dog Saves Puppies from Fire (Photo)

When a house fire in Temuco, Chile destroyed part of their home, this mother dog did not hesitate to help her 10-day-old puppies. Not only did she rescue them from the burning building, but she carried them all the way to the safety of a nearby fire truck.

Sadly, one of her puppies, named Amparo, died from severe burns following the fire. Still, the momma herself and all of the other puppies are in stable condition, and recovering. At the time these photos were posted, the dogs’ human companion was still in the hospital for burn treatment, but he should be home soon to give them lots of extra love.

See below for both photos in full:

(via Huffington Post)

Photo Credit: Reddit


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Jav R.
Jav R3 years ago

Gracias por compartir.

John chapman
John chapman4 years ago

Wow, the only way this story would have been better.

Was if the Mama, had been a dalmation.

Anyway, you rock girl, good job.

Debbie Crowe
Debbie Crowe5 years ago

Mama is sure an amazing dog!!! God bless her and all the puppies!!

Rest in peace little one who didn't make it.

Gina Caracci
Gina Caracci5 years ago

What a wonderful mommy! Bless her heart for her bravery. Glad everyone, save one baby, are ok. RIP little one...

Dominique Bideau
Dominique Bideau5 years ago

AMAZING ! Animals feel empathy more than we do as human beings, it's remarkable how they're gifted for love. Great story.

Cindy P.
Cindy P5 years ago

Aww, so smart yet so sad. Great article! There's some hope in this world!

Cindy B.
Cindy B5 years ago

So smart, so tender.... KUDOS TO KAROLY M, who voices my own words. ... and she even took them to the fire truck!! How amazing is that!

Dee D.
De D5 years ago

These touching photos say everything!!!! Such a touching sight, and moving story!

Elizabeth Conlan
Elizabeth Conlan5 years ago

such a brave mum

stan b.
Stan B5 years ago

Great story. The more I see of people the more I prefer my dogs.