Named after a hero: good or bad? - WikiPet
There are real hero dogs around the world whose loyalty and devotion, as well as service, are not forgotten. Do you want to take the nickname of one of the heroes for your pet? Read each story carefully. These dogs really deserve to be forgotten and continued to be called four-legged friends by their nicknames. Let's try to remember everyone in alphabetical order. If you named or are going to name your dog like that, write a comment about it.
Apollo saved people after the September 11, 2001 attacks. He was looking for survivors at the site of the destroyed World Trade Center.
Balto's dog became famous for its endurance, delivering the necessary vaccine against an outbreak of diphtheria in 1925 (the route went from Ankurage to Nome, Alaska).
Saint Bernard Barry served on the Swiss-Italian border in the mountains. He could easily find a person under the snow. On his account - 40 saved lives.
Belle saved her mistress by dialing 911 on her own when the woman had an attack.
In Scotland, a monument to a dog named Greyfriyers Bobby is erected. He spent 14 years on the grave of his master, guarding it.
Heroes are not born, but become. Pit Bull Dakota became famous for participating in 100 search and rescue operations. In childhood, she was thrown into the street, but she became a real healer of mental wounds.
The delta was found during excavations of the city of Pompeii (a volcano wiped from the face of the earth). She protected her master from the ashes.And on the collar was an inscription about Delta's other exploits: she pulled her master out of the water, protected from robbers and from wolves.
George Terrier defended children from pit bull attacks in New Zealand. It cost him his life, but his memory remained forever.
During World War II, the Leningrad Collie Dick found 12 thousand German mines, as well as a gigantic sized bomb with a clockwork.
Dogs took part in different years and in different wars. One of them - Kelly - served and died in Vietnam.
A shepherd named Leo honestly served in Amsterdam (Holland) for 9 years at the airport. She helped arrest many drug dealers, and then retired.
The dog from Kenya named Mkombozy distinguished himself by saving the baby. He transferred the baby in the teeth to his booth.
Black Labrador Katrina during a hurricane of the same name in the United States saved the man who was drowning. Fortunately, lifeguards arrived in time for the dog.
The merit of the Yorkshire Terrier Smokey is in his mobility. Thanks to its miniature dimensions, he could find himself where others could not afford.
The real national hero of the United States is the Stubby dog, who received the rank of sergeant for participating in more than 15 military missions.
The sultan served in the police for about 10 years, it was this dog that became the prototype of the well-known Mukhtar. On the account of the Sultan - the detention of criminals, 5.000 military operations and much more.
Togo is another hero of the medicine delivery expedition in 1925.
The German Shepherd Rescue Trakr found the last survivor under the ruins of the September 11 attacks in the United States.
Newfoundland Tang became a true hero in 1919 when the ship wrecked. A dog with a rope in his teeth sailed to the shore, and the locals pulled out the ship.
Another story of devotion is the story of Hachiko, who has been waiting for his dead master for a long time. He showed true devotion.
The story of Shana tells us that dogs remember kindness. She was once rescued by Eva and Norman Fertig, and then Shana helped dig a tunnel in the snow during a heavy snowstorm.
Let your dog be a real friend and hero.