Pets and Animal Blog by M Dee Dubroff

Welcome to M Dee Dubroff's Pets and Animal Blog.

 

Hero Jake The Black Lab
Posted on May 14, 2019

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.

Owner Kisses Hero Pup
Posted on April 27, 2019

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.

Climbers on Mt. Hood
Posted on April 20, 2019

Meet Velvet, a family pet who helped save the lives of her Portland, Oregon, owner and a group of his friends when they set out to scale 11,239-foot  Mt. Hood.

Charlie The Westhighland Terrier
Posted on April 1, 2019

Charlie is a West Highland Terrier that comes from the state of Georgia and he has a lot to be proud of. His actions saved the life of a neighbor who fell from a lower roof and hit his head.

Bay Horse With Young Girl
Posted on March 26, 2019

A helping  hand can come in many  manifestations. Consider the helping "hooves" that came from a brave horse named Scottee that saved his caretaker from a perilous coyote attack.

Sadie and Grateful Owner
Posted on March 13, 2019

Meet Sadie, an 11 year-old  hero Pit Bull. She fought to escape from her home and brought  police back to the scene where they faced  a dangerous gas leak.

Mila To The Rescue
Posted on March 1, 2019

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.

Life-Saver Labs Bella and Sadie
Posted on February 18, 2019

Two Labrador Retrievers saved the life of their caretaker when she suffered a stroke and asked for their help. Read on for more about this amazing tale of animal rescue.

Sweet Beaver
Posted on February 5, 2019

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.

Deer, Human and Dog
Posted on January 28, 2019

This unusual tale of animal rescue happened a few years ago when a deer attacked a man who was trying to choke a young woman to death with her own purse straps.

 

Loving Sea Lion
Posted on January 14, 2019

This incident occurred a few years ago, but it is worth retelling, especially to Kevin Hines, who was rescued from certain death with the help of  a brave sea lion.

 

 

Serene Dolphin
Posted on January 2, 2019

Meet the Howes family of New Zealand who escaped from a shark attack when a pod of dolphins came to their rescue. Read on for more about this harrowing tale of animal rescue.

Service Dog, Ralph, and Paul Phillips
Posted on December 18, 2018

Meet Ralph, a very special Golden Retriever, who has claimed the title of Animal of The Year at a major awards ceremony in England.

Duke and Baby Harper
Posted on November 26, 2018

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.

Sweet Peanut
Posted on November 14, 2018

Meet Peanut, a rescue dog with a brave heart and an uncanny sixth sense that rescued a three-year-old Michigan child trapped in a ditch.

Dan McManus and Therapy Dog, Shadow
Posted on October 31, 2018

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.

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Posted on October 24, 2018

Meet an extremely unusual tuxedo cat named Pippa. A British  family rescued her from the RSPCA with no fore-warning that very soon after she would return the favor.

Max With Tank and Muck
Posted on October 13, 2018

Meet two Australian canine heroes known as Tank, the Rottweiler-mix, and Muck, the Staffie-mix. They teamed up and saved the life of a drowning child.

Sweet Pitt Bull With Infant
Posted on October 2, 2018

Meet a brave Pitt Bull puppy named Sasha who alerted her family to a fire and rescued an infant by grabbing her diaper and pulling her off the bed.

John Boy and Officer Gonzalez
Posted on September 28, 2018

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.

Sweet O'Neil
Posted on September 17, 2018

In San Raphael, California, a guide dog in training named O'Neil became a hero when he saved the lives of two people from an out of control. car. Read to learn more about this amazing dog hero.

Dog Rescues Infant
Posted on August 28, 2018

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.

Toby and Grateful Owner
Posted on August 16, 2018

Meet Toby, a two-year-old Golden Retriever who saved his owner's life by jumping up and down on her chest while she was choking on a piece of fruit.

Bear The Hero Dog
Posted on July 30, 2018

Meet Bear, a hero Black Labrador who saved the life of 14 month-old Stanley Drauch, after he fell into the family swimming pool. Read on for more about this amazing family dog.

The Cat Hat
Posted on July 22, 2018

Meet Terfel, a blind dog suffering from cataracts and Pwdidtat, his hero, seeing-eye cat who uses her paws to guide him around their home in Holyhead, North Wales. Read on for more about their loving and amazing friendship.