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Guide Dog Jumps in Front of Oncoming Bus to Save Blind Owner

Animals  (tags: figo, training dog, mini school bus, blind, woman, Golden Retriever, vehicle, animals, dogs, GoodNews, humans )

- 1466 days ago -
When Figo the service dog saw an oncoming mini school bus heading for Audrey Stone, the blind woman he was trained to guide, the golden retriever's protective instincts kicked in: He threw himself at the closest part of the vehicle he could.


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Past Member (0)
Wednesday June 10, 2015, 8:07 am
I saw that last night. Not with all the details provided in this article.
Thank you Lone

Andre Vosloo (14)
Wednesday June 10, 2015, 8:43 am
Thanks for helping. such an awesome dog!!

Animae C (509)
Wednesday June 10, 2015, 8:55 am
A real little hero!

Thanx Lone

Julia Cabrera-Woscek (0)
Wednesday June 10, 2015, 8:59 am
I saw this last night at the TV NEWS. What a great bond of love and companionship.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday June 10, 2015, 9:19 am
That's a very special pooch! Dogs are so loyal. thx Lone

Catherine STILL (7)
Wednesday June 10, 2015, 9:27 am
What an amazing dog - as are all assistance dogs!

Veronique L (209)
Wednesday June 10, 2015, 10:00 am
What an uplifting story....amazing dog! ♥

Kelly Sheppard (8)
Wednesday June 10, 2015, 10:45 am
Dogs are just so selfless humans could learn a lot

Ilona V (0)
Wednesday June 10, 2015, 3:22 pm
True Love

Tanya W (65)
Thursday June 11, 2015, 4:29 am
Poor loyal loving Figo!!! He is a hero...bless his heart. I wish them both a speedie recovery.

Ruth C (87)
Thursday June 11, 2015, 4:46 am
Faithful animal!

Connie Palladini (106)
Thursday June 11, 2015, 5:00 am
Thank you for sharing!

Jim Ven (0)
Thursday June 11, 2015, 5:37 am
thanks for the article.

Cheryl H (91)
Thursday June 11, 2015, 6:12 am
What a faithful animal..I hope the rotten buggers that eat these poor animals see how loving our pets are. Thanks Lone!

Betty O (85)
Thursday June 11, 2015, 6:13 am
thanks for the article. he is a real hero, and sweetheart. how many people would do that for someone. thanks

Roberto Meritoni (3)
Thursday June 11, 2015, 9:34 am

Jana DiCarlo (45)
Thursday June 11, 2015, 6:00 pm
good story

Claudia A (70)
Friday June 12, 2015, 3:41 am
Thank you :)

Sylvie A (190)
Friday June 12, 2015, 4:01 am
Noted & shared, thank you.

Danuta Watola (1251)
Sunday June 14, 2015, 3:42 am

Miriam AWAY Site issues (61)
Sunday July 26, 2015, 6:41 am
Thanks so much for sharing this Lone! Yes, I saw this on the news. Very special dog!!!!
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