Family pit bulls rescue children from copperhead snake

In Brandon, Florida, two protective family pit bulls rescued a grandmother’s two young grandchildren for a deadly attack by a copperhead snake in the yard of their home on Monday. Melissa Butt had been in … Read More

Rescue dogs brought in on zipline to save victims of Chinese landslide

In a deadly landslide in the Xinmo village in Mao County, China, a rescue dog was brought in using a zipline to help search for survivors. Ten bodies have been recovered and rescuers continue to … Read More

And a very sad goodbye to TatorTot, the pit bull who saved a little boy’s life

On May 1, at 12:55 p.m. Christi Smith of Plymouth hugged TatorTot for the very last time. The brown and white pit bull had been on death row four years ago at the Minneapolis Animal … Read More

Dog gives life to save guests at wedding from suicide bomber

An intuitive dog, who somehow realized that a teenage girl in Maiduguri, Nigeria, intended to inflict harm, is being hailed a hero. According to the Associated Press, the dog intercepted and “grappled with” a … Read More

Dog shot while protecting owner from armed intruder

A pit bull named “Blue,” is being hailed a hero after taking a bullet to protect his owner from a dangerous armed intruder. According to a press release from Penn Vet, the frightening incident took … Read More

Rescued pup repays his owner by saving him from home fire

In Jackson, New Jersey, the dog Jim Zimerla rescued from an animal shelter proved to be man’s best friend. On Sunday, the Labrador retriever, named Marley woke his favorite human up at 3:00 a.m. as … Read More

Heartbreaking farewell as soldier drapes American flag over body of his canine partner

It was a heartbreaking moment when a U.S. Air Force soldier held his beloved German shepherd that served alongside him until the very end last week and . As reported by Inside Edition, Air Force … Read More

Indiana officer’s K-9 partner insists on kissing his partner during photo shoot

Indiana Conservation Officer Levi Knach and his faithful K-9 partner, Kenobi were scheduled to pose for an official photograph. It seems however Kenobi had thoughts of love and cuddles, but not before Indiana State Parks’… Read More

Dumb stranger tries to attack woman walking 110-lb Rottweiler

An uber-aggressive, or perhaps dumb, stranger tried to attack a woman who was walking her 110-lb Rottweiler, “Hercules,” along the Sawmill trail in the Grogan’s Mill community of Woodlands, Texas, over the weekend. According to … Read More

Loyal dog saves life of his injured companion protecting her on railroad tracks

A loyal dog saved the life of his injured companion in an incredible and heartwarming declaration of love in Uzhgorod, Ukraine on Monday. According to China’s Rescues and Shelters Facebook page, which brings awareness to … Read More