Dog Helps Little Girl Survive the Night

February 2010 Three-year-old Victoria Bensch of Corder Lakes, Arizona, was playing outside her home on a late February afternoon when she disappeared. One of the family’s dogs, Blue, was also missing. Authorities weren’t sure if she wandered off looking for the dog or if the two were even together, but since there were no signs of foul play, police assumed that the girl was merely lost. As night set in and temperatures dipped into the low thirties, authorities launched a … Continue reading →

Chihuahua Saves Toddler From Rattlesnake

July 2007 It ain’t the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog. At least that seems to be the case with Zoey, a five-pound Chihuahua, who sprang into action when a rattlesnake threatened her owners 1-year-old grandson. Little Booker West was having fun at Grammy and Grandpa’s house in Masonville, Colorado. He was blissfully splashing his hands in a backyard birdbath, when the snake slithered up to the toddler, rattled, and … Continue reading →