Sunday, July 22, 2007

a doglet saves the day

well this is an awesome story of a doglet who saves the day!! a side story about what a doglet is in case you are wondering. my dad grew up with big dogs and when he and mom got me he thought i was too small to be a real dog, since he only knew big dogs. so he called me a doglet. well this doglet is a super hero chihuahua!!! i promise i would protect miriam like this, really i would! and i know ivy would protect her little baby brother too, cause ivy is the sweetest.

MASONVILLE, Colo. - Zoey is a Chihuahua, but when a rattlesnake lunged at her owners’ 1-year-old grandson, she was a real bulldog.
Booker West was splashing his hands in a birdbath in his grandparents’ northern Colorado back yard when the snake slithered up to the toddler, rattled and struck. Five-pound Zoey jumped in the way and took the bites.
“She got in between Booker and the snake, and that’s when I heard her yipe,” Monty Long, the boy’s grandfather, said Thursday.
The dog required treatment and for a time it appeared she might not survive. Now she prances about.
“These little bitty dogs, they just don’t really get credit,” Booker’s grandma Denise Long told the Loveland Daily Reporter-Herald.

hooray for doglets!! zoey needs a blog!

15 comments:

Lorenza said...

Hi, Hershey.
Zoey is a very brave doglet! Glad she is ok!
Have a good night
Lorenza

Hana said...

There is always a big dog inside a doglet's body. Never underestimate a doglet. That doglet is a hero!! I am glad to hear she is okay after the snake bite.

Luckie Girl said...

Oh wow, that doglet is a heroine! She's so brave and I am sure you would have done the same for Miriam.
Yeah, that Ashlee left her email behind on my chatbox..you should email her to look for your twin hershey!

Reina said...

Oh my.. the doglet is a Heroine!!!
Its a snake and she threw herself and block the snake from attacking the grandson... Lets hope no snake will come near anyone of us~
Love,
Reina

Roxie, Sammy and Andy said...

Wow! That is scary! We are so glad Zoey is okay after saving her nephew. We hope her humans gave her some extra treats!

Girl Girl Hamster said...

Woh Zoey sure is a very brave doggie..

~ girl girl

Poppy said...

Thanks for sharing that story, Hershey. I am a doglet too, but I have never saved the day. At least not yet!

Come visit my blog:
http://littleblondechihuahua.blogspot.com

Ricky Pepper said...

My mom read this story in the news too and she forwarded it to her friend Chili's daddy! Chili is a doglet too :)

Hooray for doglets!

xoxo,
Ricky

Lady Kaos said...

I saw that story earlier and thought it was great! Zoey deserves a medal!
Kaos

Hana said...

Did you realize your blogaversary is coming up next week? Mine is coming up in August!

Maggie & Marie said...

Hershey! I want to come over and play! When are you coming home? I saw that story about Zoey too!!! You would totally do that for Miriam! She is so cute...does she have more fur yet????

Ivy said...

hurray for zoey! hurray for all doglets!

you know wenever we are on a walk-on-the-leash and we see a dachsie my randy waves and says hello little doglet! and it is all becuz of you.

i found a skary news story about a cat that curls up wif peepol and then they die! i haf never heard of cats doing that but i thot you wud want to know so you can keep an eye on nixon. dont let him curl up wif you!!!

fee said...

brave little zoey! i hope she's up and about already!

Isabella said...

Emmy would kill it in a heart beat- not to save anybody, just because she is crazy and likes to kill snakes.
Big Wags,
Isabella

shane said...

hello hershey, you look great with your family. thanks for sharing your blog I really love it. :D

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