Dog lovers like to point out that their four-legged friends are the most loyal companions a person could ever need.
That loyalty can sometimes mean the difference between life and death, like in the instance of Staten Island, N.Y., pit bull Kilo, who recently put his own life on the line to save his owner from an armed attacker.
Few bonds are as strong or as lasting as those shared between people and their pets, though thankfully the extent of that love and loyalty are rarely tested beyond the shared pleasures of day to day life.
There are occasions of near-tragedy, however, when a pet’s undying affection for their owners is manifested in lifesaving actions.
So it’s only natural to love hearing about dogs who save people in real life! Here are 25 true accounts of dogs who saved people from perilous circumstances.
Check out the amazing video for Top 5 Pets who Saved their Owners Lives!