Our pets have the ability to save our lives and that is precisely what happened to a man named Brian Myers. His life was saved by the very dog he rescued a few months earlier.
And their meeting after Myers was released from the hospital was even more emotional than when they first met. Myers rescued her 6-year-old German Shepherd named Sadie after she surrendered to the Ramapo-Bergen Animal Sanctuary in New Jersey.
Shelter staff struggled to place Sadie because she was nervous around the men and defensive. Heather Centrella, Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge Front Desk Manager.
“She became a bit closed off in the shelter, so we knew she was going to need an experienced home with someone who was patient. It only took 30 minutes for Myers to decide he wanted to take Sadie home after they met.