Wiener dog risks life to save men from bear
Wed, 18 Sep 2013 23:01:14 GMT —
he brave efforts of a small dog is being credited with saving the lives of two
Oscoda County men.
four pound dac
Bradley stood up to a four hundred pound black bear and fought it off so it wouldn't attack his human friends.
I believe honestly the outcome would've been different if Brad had not been with him
," John Force, Bradley's owner said.
f the bear had attack
It certainly would've attacked the men who were bigger than Brad
a group of friends visiting the
Force residence ventured into the woods and took Bradley along for the ride.
They came across the mama
and her cubs on the trail and they were a bit surprised, none of them had ever seen a bear before," Force said.
he large bear stared the men down.
hey instantly knew they were in trouble.
ut they didn't realize they already had protection by their side
Brad jumped off the golf
the big bear
got into a scuffle
," Force said.
fter the bear released
Bradley, he ran back to the men. Unfortunately, the bite wounds were too severe and an hour later Bradley died.
He was only
four to five pounds, but in his mind I think he thought he was 100 lbs," Lisa Force, Bradley's Owner.
he force family says this small wiener dog had a history of being fearless
and even though they have two dogs that are much larger than
I would expect him to protect me before the
rottweilers probably," Lisa Force said.
hey are glad he was the one tasked with saving their friends lives.
I think he would went out the way he wanted to go out you know he was a little fighter a little scrapper and he didn't think twice about attacking a bear I guarantee you, he would have did it again
," John Force said.