While you may believe that this story occurred in the annals of "yeah, sure, this really happened," apparently it did, and one California man owes his life to a bear that rescued him from the deadly clutches of a mountain lion.
The Bailey family of Omaha, Nebraska, was enjoying the summer at their cabin on the Platte River when 12-year-old Tony was almost swept away by the water's strong current. Hero Jake came to the rescue just in the nick of time.
In the summer of 2018 along a trail in Anthem, Arizona, a sweet, Golden Retriever puppy named Todd heroically stepped in front of his owner and sustained a bite on his face when a rattlesnake charged. Read on for more about this amazing puppy.
A number of years ago, a Beluga whale named Mila saved a drowning diver who was competing in a diving contest at the Polar Land Aquarium in Harbin, Northeast China. Read on for more on this harrowing tale of rescue.
About three years ago, a young boy in Ontario, Canada, went on a camping trip with his parents. It ended in tragedy when they drowned before his very eyes. The kindness of three beavers kept him warm through the night and and saved his life.
A sweet canine named Duke has repaid the couple who rescued him from an animal shelter a few years back one hundred-fold by rousing them in the middle of the night to let them know their baby was in terrible danger.
Meet Shadow, a very special therapy dog with rather unique talents. This Australian cattle dog is often seen flying across the Utah skies with his owner, Dan McManus, as they hang-glide through the air.
In February of 2015, in the quiet community of Autumn Ridge, Wisconsin, a distressed Black Labrador named John Boy, while wandering the frigid streets, caught the attention of of a police officer whose instincts told him to follow the dog.
A new-born baby girl, believed to have been discarded by her teenage parents and left to die under a bridge, was found safe and sound. Authorities credit her survival to the heroic efforts of a local farm dog who refused to leave her side.