Few things are more heartwarming than a great pet story, especially when a furry family member shows extreme bravery to save someone from danger. The following heroic dogs made the news for saving lives.
Here are 5 real dog heroes who saved life.
1. Apollo the pit bull puppy
The five-month-old puppy was out for a walk with Maya Fairweather, his owner’s 18-year-old girlfriend. She let Apollo off his leash to play in a park. But Apollo saw an attacker pin down Fairweather, so he bit the man in the leg. “He’s a good boy. I think he saved my life,” Fairweather told the media of Apollo.