Thursday, March 29, 2007

[feel good story] Dog saves owner giving Heimlich maneuver

Debbie Parkhurst couldn't breathe after a chunk of fruit became wedged in her windpipe. She then began beating her chest, which might have attracted Toby the dog's attention. "The next think I know, Toby’s up on his hind feet and he’s got his front paws on my shoulders. He pushed me to the ground, and once I was on my back, he began jumping up and down on my chest." The apple was then dislodged. Full article here.



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