Five-year-old American Staffordshire Terrier cross breed Owned by Ann Mathews Waterloo, OntarioNORTON, a five-year-old American Staffordshire Terrier cross breed was the only one to hear Ann Mathews collapse after a severe reaction to a spider bite. Norton managed to rouse Ann’s husband Barrie, still asleep in bed, and lead him to the main floor of the house where Ann was losing consciousness. Barrie called 911, and as ambulance attendants arrived she stopped breathing. Ann was revived at the hospital and spent several days recovering.


SCOOTER, a two-year-old German Shepherd mix saved his owner, Fred Priest, after he plunged into the icy water of a river near the family farm. Read More


CÉSAR, a three-year-old Boxer woke his owner Gisèle Lussier, by leaping on her chest and barking, as her house filled with deadly carbon monoxide fumes from a kerosene heater during the Ice Storm of 1998. Read More