Pets are truly amazing heroes. A few hours spent searching the Internet revealed that pets have saved human lives in numerous situations, some of which we’ve already discussed. They can dial 911. They can wake their owners when dangerous gases are present or the house is on fire. They chase off burglars and fight intruders. The pet stories you’ll hear about this time are equally amazing.
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House fires are extremely dangerous. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), 85 percent of all deaths due to fires occur in the home. In 2010, U.S. fire departments responded to 384,000 house fires. These fires claimed the lives … read more
My cats are very territorial. One summer evening, before I installed a gate on the patio, a neighborhood Doberman wandered up to the sliding glass door. He seemed friendly and curious, sniffing at the cats through the screen. I thought … read more
Pets make my life more enjoyable every day. Whether I'm discovering a "surprise" in my shoe, stroking a soft kitty belly, or writing with a cuddly critter on my lap, every moment I spend with them is a delight. They often make me laugh. They rarely make me cry, though, I must admit, some of the heroic pet stories I discovered online for this blog post series certainly did. read more
We recently covered the case of the bunny who rescued his family from a house fire. We now share a pet hero, animal rescue story that stars two-footed friends. read more
This bunny deserves a cape and a statue! If you’ve ever wondered about how smart, devoted or heroic different types of pets are, let’s not only think of dog heroes or cat heroes. Let's never again forget to consider the … read more