Hero Pets

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Hero Police Dog, Basis for Netflix's Rescued by Ruby, Euthanized Due to 'Untreatable Illness'
After a lengthy shelter stay and several failed adoptions, beloved rescue dog Ruby worked with the Rhode Island State Police for 11 years and saved numerous lives
Loyal Dog Helps Rescuers Locate Missing Owner in Texas: 'He's Our Hero'
"That dog had no leash, no collar, and stayed by her side for three days, and that just shows you the loyalty the dog has," the owner's son said
Patron the Ukrainian Bomb-Sniffing Dog Awarded Medal of Honor by President Zelenskyy
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy honored Patron, a two-and-a-half-year-old Jack Russell terrier, and the dog's handler, Myhailo Iliev, for their heroic, life-saving work
Hero Pet Pig Credited with Saving Veteran Owner from New Jersey Apartment Fire
Hamilton the 500-pound pig closed a door while he was escaping the fire, which prevented the blaze from spreading
Beloved Rooster 'Brought a Lot of Joy' to Miss. Town. Now, Corrections Officer Is Accused of Killing Him
Video shows Carl the Rooster was killed within 15 minutes of being taken early Sunday morning
Pet Duck Leads Police to Murder Victim and Elusive Clues: 'If I Could Give That Duck a Medal, I Would'
Officials haven't determined when or how Nellie Sullivan, who was in her 90s, was killed

More Hero Pets

Three-Legged Hero Dog with Cancer Saves Baby Otter from River in Minnesota
"He came to shore, and he had something in his mouth, and it turned out to be a very tiny otter," the dog’s owner Cleo Young said
Bomb-Sniffing Jack Russell Terrier Named Patron Hailed as a Hero for Saving Lives in Ukraine
Since Russia's invasion of Ukraine started in late February, Patron has helped neutralize 90 explosive devices
Hero Dog Who Saved Over 80 Canines by Donating Blood Retires: 'He's Done a Wonderful Job'

Arnie the English springer spaniel is retiring from donating blood after reaching the Pet Blood Bank's age limit, but his owner hopes the dog inspires other pups to become blood donors