by Debbie Gruber / photo: Tallahassee Fire Department
Onyx, a 9-month-old pit bull, saved his entire family from a devastating fire. While flames burned his skin, he rain from room to room, alerting his family about the dangerous fire.
Onyx made a full recovery and is regarded as a hero in his Tallahassee, Florida community.
Pit Bulls: Are They Misunderstood?
Many people think of pit bulls as dangerous, overly aggressive and not an ideal family pet. Is this true?
According to the experts, pit bulls are not inherently dangerous. Like any other dog, they can become violent, aggressive, and mean through a lack of training, abuse, neglect, and irresponsible ownership and breeding.