Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Man Saves Dog From Alligator

Lucky Mandy (shown above) was recently rescued from the mouth of a gator. Hooray for human heroes!

If you live in a wildlife-adjacent area known for having predators, always remember to keep your dog on-leash while outside. Dogs are tempting, easy, delicious prey for animals like gators, mountain lions, bears, coyotes, etc. And when a predator attacks a domestic animal, the predator can't really be blamed...she's simply following her instincts. It's up to us humans to make sure our dogs & cats are safe at all times, and this includes making sure we don't put them in vulnerable outdoorsy situations.

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