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Newly Adopted Dog Repels Intruder | Care2 Healthy Living

Newly Adopted Dog Repels Intruder | Care2 Healthy Living

In Ohio, a 135-pound Saint Bernard named Hercules had only been in his new home for about six hours, when an intruder tried to enter illegally. It isn’t clear if the criminal intended to only rob the home, as he also cut phone and cable lines before attempting to break in. Whatever the malicious design was, Hercules was having none of it and bolted right at the strange man, causing him to run away. The loyal canine was able to bite the man once, but he got away. The dog’s new owner said, “The guy must have just come up out of the basement when he heard me open the door. Anyway, Hercules jumped off the back porch, over the stairwell, and I see this guy running toward the fence (maybe 15 or 20 feet away). (Hercules) ran up and grabbed the guy by his ankle as he was going over the fence.” (Source: Wnewsj.com ) In a sense, Hercules was merely repaying the compassion both of hi...

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