LINDY, an eight-year-old Border Collie/Basset Hound ran down several rows of houses before she found help for her master, David Downie, who suffered an angina attack which left him unconscious and lying in the snow. Lindy’s barking attracted the attention of a neighbour whom she led to her owner. Incredibly, the neighbour Lindy found was a registered nurse, and was able to attend to Mr. Downie who had begun to vomit blood when they arrived.
BRUNO, a nine-month-old German Shepard saved the life of eleven-year-old Donnie Skiffington when he was thrown from his bicycle into a ditch, where he lay unconscious and bleeding severely. Bruno licked Donnie’s face until he regained consciousness, and began to pull him by the shirt collar towards home.
Little Current, Ontario
WRINKLES, a nine-year-old Dachshund, attacked an intruder who tried to force his way into the hotel room of his owner, Floyd Lockyer. Leaping from the bed, Wrinkles attacked the man’s leg, forcing him out of the room, just before a shot was fired.