Pets and Animal Blog by M Dee Dubroff

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

 

Girl With Lion Rescuers
Posted on February 14, 2018

Can ferocious lions show kindness to humans in distress? While there may be some enduring examples, most people would probably say no.

Cleo the Heroine Cat
Posted on February 7, 2018

This is a tale of rescue involving a very shy cat and unlikely heroine named Cleo. Fearful of strangers, this adorable, devoted cat stepped out of that box (litter and otherwise) to save the life of her owner who was having a heart attack.

Baby Saves Family
Posted on January 26, 2018

It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's Baby, the super pit bull, who saved the lives of her human and canine family. Read more about this wonderful dog and her brave and valiant spirit.

Buddy and Rick Chap
Posted on January 19, 2018

In Orlando, Florida, there lives one very special cat. His name is Buddy and he belongs to the Chap family. He proved his mettle a while ago when he saved his owner from the ravages of a sudden heart attack.

Lilly Loses Leg
Posted on January 11, 2018

Here's an amazing tale about a Pitt Bull Terrier named Lilly who came to the aid of her owner who had fallen onto the tracks of an oncoming train, hit her head and lost consciousness.

Odin and His Charge of Goats
Posted on January 4, 2018

Robert Handel and his family evacuated their burning northern California property with hearts that were as heavy as lead.

Hero Rat With Child
Posted on December 19, 2017

Whoever would think that rats, the rodents of many a nightmare, could ever save a human life, much less many lives?  Well, seeing is believing, and both require reading the article that follows, which is certain to  be a most unusual tale of a hig

Reading With The Elephant
Posted on December 15, 2017

An unnamed elephant that crashed through a home in a small village in West Bengal, India, turned out to be the rescuer of a young child crying in her bed.

Pudding Says Hello
Posted on December 6, 2017

Meet Pudding, a fluffy, a Maine Coon-mix who proved both her mettle and her devotion to her new family the very same day they adopted her.

Ricochet On Surfboard
Posted on November 30, 2017

Meet Ricochet, a sweet Golden Retriever, that as a puppy failed as a therapy dog but didn't give up or miss her calling.

Binti Jua Saves Child
Posted on November 17, 2017

Meet Binti Jua, a female gorilla living at the Brookfield Zoo near Chicago, Illinois, whose name in Swahili means Daughter of Sunshine.

Abigail and Bonnet
Posted on November 8, 2017

Meet sweet Abigail, a pit bull terrier that was savagely injured and lost an ear as a bait dog. She wears a bonnet to cover the spot.

CashNip Kitty With Money
Posted on October 26, 2017

While the word, hustler, rarely if ever conjures images of a fuzzy beloved cat with four legs, this time it is an appropriate moniker. Meet CashNip Kitty, a pro at using his ill-gotten gambling winnings to help others in need.

Frida Closeup With Doggles
Posted on October 17, 2017

Natural disasters are said to bring out the best and the worst of mankind. That is also true of the animal world.

Dolphins At Play
Posted on October 9, 2017

Some heroes walk on two legs, others on four. Then there are those that don't walk at all. Meet four dolphins that left a feeding session to come to the aid of a drowning girl.

Beloved Shana and Family
Posted on September 27, 2017

Although this heroic tale of rescue happened about ten years ago, it is such a beautiful story of the love between a rescued wolf-shepherd mix and an elderly couple trapped in a treacherous New York State snowstorm that it will be worth re-telling

Jardo In Prime Form
Posted on September 18, 2017

This is a tale of two human and three dog heroes; Myles,a Golden Retriever, Cricket, a Pit Bull, two policemen and one K-9 officer named Jardo, who were all wounded in the line of duty..

Kailey and Family
Posted on September 9, 2017

Meet a Shepherd-mix named Kailey that no one wanted and was almost put down after spending a year on a shelter adoption list.

Dasher The Hero Pup
Posted on August 31, 2017

Although the name, Dasher, is usually associated with Santa Claus and his reindeer crew, this little pup has earned a special name that would if it could translate into another word; namely, hero.

Sweet Abby The Wonder Dog
Posted on August 23, 2017

A few months ago in Southern Australia, a woman fell down a very steep cliff on the Yorke Peninsula and was unable to walk because of a broken ankle. While she was at a loss, her pet dog, Abby, knew exactly what to do.

Adam Pearl and Joey The Hero Squirrel
Posted on August 14, 2017

Boise, Idaho, was the scene of a recent robbery and the appearance of an unlikely animal hero; namely, Joey the Squirrel. Read on for more about this adorable, affectionate critter who stole the hearts of the humans who rescued him.

Jasmine and Friends
Posted on July 25, 2017

Found abandoned, flea-bitten and in poor health in a shed in Warwickshire, England, Jasmine the Greyhound was a four-legged surrogate mother if ever there was one.

Binky The Hero Cat
Posted on July 8, 2017

Meet Binky, a loving house-cat living with his family in Indianapolis, Indiana, by day, and by night as a devoted watch dog bent on thwarting all would be burglars who dare to try to enter his home.

Canine Heroine
Posted on June 28, 2017

A gallant watch dog saved the lives of some 30 people in attendance at a Nigerian wedding party when she pounced upon a female suicide bomber earlier this month, killing the young woman   and sacrificing her own life a s well.

Speedy the Sweet Goat
Posted on June 18, 2017

When ten year-old Abigail Bruce got a goat she name Speedy for her birthday,  her father, Nick, wasn't too thrilled.