You know your dog is born to be a hero, and these stories prove it. Culled from around the world, they represent the best moments of dog heroism, plus sheer canine comedy.
It seems like for every couple of dog heroes in the world, there’s gotta be one ridiculous ham to balance out the universe. But that’s why we love dogs: our funny, furry heroes.
Dog saves chickens from fox
A wily fox sneaks onto the family farm to eat the chickens, only to be chased away by one smart dog.
Hero dog saves shop owner from armed robber
This brave dog disarms a would-be attacker, then helps his owner hold the man down until police arrive.
Heroic pug saves family from fire
Did you ever think you’d hear the words “pug” and “hero” in the same sentence? Well, Earl the heroic pug saved his family from an electrical fire in the basement. Any dog can be a hero!
Naughty dog steals phone, won’t give it back
You’ve probably watched a dog or two play keep-away with a favorite ball or stick. Have you ever seen a dog steal a cell phone? This goofy golden retriever is having the time of his life, and making his owner just a little insane.