George (dug)

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Species Canis lupus familiaris
Breed Jack Russell Terrier
Sex Male
Dee'd (2007-04-29)29 Apryle 2007
Manaia, Taranaki, NZ
Awner Alan Gay
Residence Manaia, Taranaki
Hicht 30 cm (1 ft 0 in)

George (dee’d 29 Apryle 2007) wis a pet dug fae Taranaki, New Zealand wha wis creeditit wi saicrifeecin his life tae sauf local bairns fae a Pit bull attack. George's bravery wis recognised aroond the warld, an he wis gied posthumous awairds fae New Zealand an Unitit Kinrick ainimal chairities.[1][2][3][4][5]

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  1. Carney, Mike (2007-05-02). "Feisty Jack Russell dies after saving five children from marauding pit bulls". USA Today (in Inglis). ISSN 0734-7456. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2009-04-08. Retrieved 2019-06-26. 
  2. Gregory, Angela (2007-05-04). "Global condolences for heroic hound". The New Zealand Herald (in Inglis). New Zealand. ISSN 1170-0777. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2019-06-26. Retrieved 2019-06-26. 
  3. "Purple Heart for brave George". The Sydney Morning Herald (in Inglis). 2007-05-09. ISSN 0312-6315. OCLC 226369741. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2019-02-02. Retrieved 2019-06-25. 
  4. "A Jack Russell terrier named George". Stratford Press (in Inglis). New Zealand Media and Entertainment. 2007-11-07. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-03-11. Retrieved 2019-06-25. 
  5. "Hero Dog Dies Fighting Pit Bulls" (in Inglis). Sky News. 2009-02-11. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2009-02-14. Retrieved 2019-06-26. A hero dog who lost his life trying to save a group of children from a Pit Bull attack has been awarded the top honour for pet bravery.