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Puppy saves boy from speeding truck

"Geo the Hero” rescues 10-year-old.

By Vetstreet Nov 26, 2012 3:37PM

At just 7 months old, a puppy is being hailed as a hero for pushing a 10-year-old boy out of the path of an oncoming truck in Essex, England, in the United Kingdom.

Photo: Facebook // Geo, the heroic puppy, rests at home.The boy, Charlie, was waiting with his brothers and mother to cross a street earlier this month when an out-of-control truck driver came up over the curb. Geo, a German shepherd-collie mix, jumped in front of Charlie and pushed him out of the way.

The pup was hit by the truck and then struck by another car. Although Geo sustained broken bones and internal injuries, veterinarians who are caring for him expect him to make a full recovery — and according to his Facebook page, Geo the Hero, he has just returned home.

— Read it at the Huffington Post

Photo: Facebook // Geo, the heroic puppy, rests at home.

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42Comments
Nov 27, 2012 6:48PM
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Hope He Is Going To Be Ok!!! Sounds Like He's True To His Bread!!!! Both German Shepe rd and Collies Are Very LOYAL. What A Story!!!!
Nov 27, 2012 6:45PM
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LOL!  Aren't they great!?  My golden retriever "whines and nags me until my 19 yr old daughter comes home from school.  They are pure pack dogs and dont rest until the entire pack is home and safe.  Take care.  :)
Nov 26, 2012 11:16PM
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That is why i haven't being inside of a best buy in years.  Lousy customer service and crap like this.    As for the great story about the dog, a true hero.
Nov 26, 2012 8:17PM
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Well, I know I won't be shopping at Best Buy anytime soon.....annoying.
Nov 26, 2012 8:05PM
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Hope Geo and his family have many happy years together.....what an incredible animal to have the instinct to push this boy out of the way.  Enjoy your lives together.
Nov 26, 2012 7:55PM
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I'VE HAD IT WITH ADVERTISERS!!!!!  I am not going to shop ANYWHERE they blast you non-stop.--ANYWHERE!

BEST BUY: YOU SUCK.

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