A firefighter and his crew rescued an exhausted, thirsty German Shepherd Dog from the Mendocino Complex fire. They named the dog Mendo, and the firefighter was able to adopt the pup into his family.
A firefighter bravely rappelled from a nearby bridge down near the 80-foot-tall Great Falls in the city of Paterson, New Jersey to rescue a stranded dog.
Firefighters, police officers, and emergency medical technicians are the first on the scene to help when needed. But their concern for the well-being of others doesn’t stop at humans.
Mr. March adopted the dog he posed with for the Charleston Animal Society’s 2017 fundraiser calendar after the dog’s veteran owner became too sick to care for her.
A Pit Bull puppy who was abandoned by his family after being burned in a house fire was adopted by a firefighter. Now the dog is an honorary firefighter, too!
Firefighters hoisted the man and his dog from the water after he swam with the dog on his back to get to safety.
A dog was playing in a river and got stuck in quicksand-like mud at the bottom for over 20 minutes. Firefighters arrived on the scene and dug him out with their bare hands.
After rescuing a yellow Lab from a burning home and resuscitating him, Swansea Fire Chief John McGuire later adopted the dog when his owners surrendered the animal.