From the Cool Story of the Day Files.
“Man’s best friend” may not cut it for a Scottsdale dog named Buddy – a trained German shepherd who saved his owner’s life by dialing 911 when he began having a seizure, police said Sunday.
On the recorded 911 call placed Wednesday, Buddy is heard whimpering and barking after the confused dispatcher answers the phone and repeatedly asks if the caller needs help.
“Hello, this is 911. Hello … Can you hear me? Is there somebody there you can give the phone to,” says the dispatcher, Chris Trott.
I have two dogs. One is wicked smart and could probably learn to do this. The other one? Doesn’t even know his name…