The woman suffered from bites and scratches on her face and back, as well as a concussion and twisted ankle.
The Plainville Fire Department shared photos of the scene, showing just how much of a rescue force the little dog required.
Neighbors kept their ears open for any sounds that might indicate that the dog was still alive, but the days continued to pass with no sign.
Three years and over 1,100 miles later, Daisy was alive and well. The Skeltons were ecstatic to hear that their dog had been found.
Byron Rafuse refused to go to the hospital for a health matter because he was concerned about who would care for his late wife's cat.
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They convinced the woman to give the dog back, and after almost two weeks of separation, Mia was back in Brandie Benenhaley's arms.
'The dog was tracked up the mountain, and finally located under a tree not moving,' the community animal response team said.
The family lost most of their possessions but escaped with their lives, thanks to the 5-year-old dog that alerted them all to the danger.
There was a second puppy - but it was stuck inside the mattress, its neck caught in the coil of a mattress spring.
When police officers responding to the scene of a car crash searched the vehicle, they found something very unexpected.
Even though the injured hiker was not North's owner, the big animal could clearly sense that he needed help.
Police officers trying to catch a dog running on a highway were led to the scene of a serious car accident.
While the other two officers steadily walked toward the dog's location, Officer Smith took off running toward the struggling pup.
Milo beelined to the house across the street, then ran to the house next to that one and began frantically pawing at the front door.
The dogs were primarily terrier breeds, including Irish terriers, Cairn terriers, Yorkshire terriers and schnauzers.
The 2-year-old retriever had run off into a treacherous area, triggered the avalanche and then disappeared.
Even with the raw burn wounds, Waco is a sweet boy, and Pounders is convinced this is only a temporary setback for the young dog.
This shelter posted a video of its dog toy giveaway, and it's one of the most heartwarming videos you'll watch this Christmas season.
The infant was naked and still had an umbilical cord attached, but she was alive - likely thanks to the dog keeping her warm.
After the house was assessed by MidAmerican Energy, they found that the home's gas and electric fireplace was leaking.