Red's Dad, Joel, bred Labrador Retrievers for a long time. Every once in awhile he gets some good news. Recently he has been thumping his chest like a proud Dog Dad. A family in Kentucky sent him a e-mail. It turns out that Molly, their yellow Labrador Retriever was awarded the Kentucky pet hero of the year in February 2011. Molly, woke up her family and the escaped a house fire.
Here are a couple links if you want to find out more.
Newspaper Article about Molly
TV story about fire
TV story about award
Yes, we know this is a year later, but all of us just found out. We know Joel was proud that a dog he bred received such an outstanding award.
As for us, all is going well. During our walk this morning, Dad noticed that Sherman lifting his leg. It sure is silly that hoomans feel something like that is so important.
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