Move Over, Lifeguards. These Rescue Dogs Are Coming to Help!
Human lifeguards? The future of saving people swept out to sea may lie in dogs’ paws. In Northern Italy, large dogs like Newfoundlands are being trained to save lives with incredible success rates. Dozens of rescues are being carried out by trained dogs each year, and with victims able to save energy and gain comfort from these furry friends, there just may be an increase in survivors, too.