It is a fact that your dog is a faithful pet and continues to prove it be true. More surprising is that no training is needed in many cases. Their faithfulness is a result of affection, love, and care given to them as a pet. Here are the astonishing examples of dogs that have shown faithfulness to their owners while being vigilant. Their acts were simply life-saving. Their owners are lucky humans!
Here’s The Top 11 Heroic Dogs Who Saved Their Owners from Tragedies
#1). The Dog Who Alarmed About the Abusive Actions of a Babysitter
The kind-natured dog named Killian alarmed the parents of a child about their babysitter. The tension between Killian and their babysitter was noticed by the parents. In order to judge the reaction of their sweet pet they decided to keep a recorder underneath the carpet. The recordings revealed their babysitter was hitting and abusing their child while the parents were away. After the truth revealed, babysitter was jailed. Child was rescued from cruelty because of this heroic dog.
#2). The Dog Who Saved the Life of a Little Baby Girl
Duke loved to play with the nine-month old baby girl of his owners. The family completely trusted this dog. One night, he came into the parent’s bedroom and started shaking the bed. This was not a normal habit of his. This gave a danger sign to the baby’s parents and they rushed towards downstairs to see their daughter; she was not breathing. Provision of medical treatment rescued her immediately.
#3). A Dog Who Acted as a Fire Alarm
The pet dog of Katie Crosely named ‘True’ started yapping around her bed one night. This woke her up from her deep sleep. When she opened the door, flames of fire welcomed her. She rushed out of her flaming home with “True” and her infant baby. The crazy, amazing thing about this story is that True only had three legs and was deaf, too.
#4). The Dog Who Saved A Baby from Drowning
A 14-month old baby of Patricia Drauch would have definitely drowned if it weren’t for their dog. She found her baby in the pool, lying on the back of her dog. The dog neither moved nor barked to save the baby from falling into the water. Patricia reached out and picked up her baby. The wisdom of her dog simply saved her baby.
#5). Zoey, The Dog Who Saved A Child from a Snake
Zoey, a small dog from Colorado sacrificed herself to rescue a child. She saw a snake coming towards the baby and rescued the baby from getting bitten. In this virtuous attempt, Zoey was bitten by the snake, which she later recovered from. The snake was later killed by the owner.
#6). Shana, The Dog who Rescued Owners from Snow Storm
A half-wolf. Half-German Shepard dog, rescued his owners from a snow storm. The couples were shivering from cold while in a snow storm. Shana dug a long tunnel inside the snow. He later pulled the couple into tunnel; this provided them enough warmth to remain safe against the dreary snowstorm.
#7). Moti, The Dog who Received a Gun Shot Wound To Save His Family
When a masked intruder with a gun came inside the Patel house, he was spotted by Moti, the pet dog of the family. Moti started barking at him to get his attention. In order to get rid of the dog, the intruder shot him with his gun and ran away. This saved the Patel family from being robbed. The heroic dog made making fast recovery.
#8). Napoleon, the Dog who saved His Enemy
Dogs and cats are notorious for being enemies. But this was proven false by a bulldog named Napoleon. It is known that bulldogs are also not the best swimmers. Even this was defied by Napoleon when he swam across a river to bring back a bag filled with six kittens. Unfortunately, two of them could not be rescued but four were brought back to life.
#9). The Dog Called for Emergency Services
Louie rescued his owner, Judith Shaw, when she fainted one day due to glaucoma and feeling extreme pain on her back. Louie didn’t wait for his owner to wake up and instead, pushed the panic button and started yelping on intercom. Though he was trained for doing this, Louie saved his owner’s life.
#10). The Dog Who Notified the Family About An Intruder
Hercules, the newly adopted dog after being rescued by his owners, became their life saver. Hercules only spent six hours in his new home when he saw an intruder. Hercules spotted him and started barking. This alerted his owners and scared the intruder away.
#11). The Dog who Saved the Boy During Cold Weather
This happened in Siberia where temperature was below 14 degrees. Due to a snow storm, a boy was lost. A stray dog found him and hid the boy under his body. This provided warmth to the boy and saved him from the cold weather. After 72 hours, the boy was located by a rescue team. It was the level of wisdom exhibited by this heroic dog that saved the boy.