S. The Jack Russell Terrier who gave his life to rescue
five children from wild dogs.
In 2007, five children were playing with George when they were attacked by pit bulls.
George tried to protect us by barking and rushing at them," said one of the children
about the attack, "but they started to bite him - one on the head and the other on the
back." His heroic: intervention saved the children, though he later died from his injuries.
George was posthumously’ awarded a medal for bravery’.