BRAVE DOG CONTEST Kanawha County Pet Named Top 10 K-9 Hero
Reported by: Bob Aaron
Videographer: Bob Aaron
Web Producer: Bob Aaron
Reported: Mar. 6, 2012 11:09 AM EST
Updated: Mar. 6, 2012 12:09 PM EST
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, Kanawha County
, West Virginia
A Kanawha County hero--a dog name named Fancy--is up for a national award. Fancy, a Dachshund, saved her human family's lives by alerting them the house, which had no smoke detectors, was on fire in January of last year.
The little dog from Blue Creek with a big spirit is now one of the top ten finalists in the Humane Society of the United States dogs of valor awards.
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