Heroic pit bull drags 7-month-old sister by diaper out of house fire, then alerts family

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Some say having a dog around a little baby is not a good idea. Especially when we are talking about a dog breed with not the best reputation. Most likely top of this category are pit bulls, seen by a lot o people as unpredictable and dangerous dogs.

Well, for this California-based mom her pit bull is nothing but a hero. All after the selfless dog managed to save her human sister’s life. According to mom, Latana Chai, her baby  Masailah and her dog Sasha have always been an inseparable duo. They were born just days apart and they even shared the same bed. But their special, unbreakable bond became visible when a fire broke in their building.

Few minutes after midnight, on Saturday, Sasha was having a very unusual behavior. “I heard like, a loud bang and I was like, ‘what’s going on?’ I heard Sasha crying and she kept jumping at the door. As soon as I got to the door, she runs in and starts barking,” Latana said, according to Kare 11.

When the woman opened the door for Sasha, the dog run directly into baby’s room. Then Latana noticed smoke coming from the ceiling, a fire that was spreading from their neighbor’s house.

Soon she realized the danger, the mom quickly run into her daughter’s room. But to her surprise, Sasha already grabbed Masailah by the diaper and pulling her to safety. The family credits Sasha’s early warning barks for keeping them safe. This story proves once again that it’s not about the breed it’s about how a dog is raised.Because all dogs are loyal, smart and cute.

Find out more about this heroic dog and her life-saving actions in the video bellow!

(h/t: newsner.com)