7 Amazing Hero Pets (1/7)

Inspiring stories on four legs: These animals prove that some furry friends can make all the difference.

1. The Lifesaving Dog

1. The Lifesaving Dog

Three-year-old Alida Knobloch and her 60-pound golden doodle, Mr. Gibbs, are almost inseparable. They are connected by a special bond of love and, because of Alida’s rare lung disease, by a two-foot tube that delivers oxygen from tanks on the dog’s back to Alida’s nose. Read more…

Photograph by Tamara Reynolds

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