Posts Categorized: Pet Stories

Akron Dog Saves Family from House Fire

Posted by & filed under Bethany Meissner, Bloggers, Pet Stories.

Bear, a seven-year-old American Shepherd, has long been adored by his family. After a recent terrifying experience, his family and friends of theirs consider Bear to be a hero. They credit Bear with saving their lives when their Akron, Ohio home caught fire. “That dog…if he hadn’t woken anyone up, I don’t even want to […]

Service Dog Gets His Own Yearbook Spot

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High School Junior Andrew Schalk, better known as AJ, attends Stafford High School in Fredericksburg, VA with a special friend – his service dog, Alpha. Alpha has worked with AJ since January 2, 2014, just a few years after AJ learned that he had type 1 diabetes. Alpha is a trained black Labrador and his […]