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Dachshund Saves Chiweenie Brother From A Mountain Lion

Posted On: Nov 21, 2020   |   Posted By: iHeart Dogs

Dachshund Saves Chiweenie Brother From A Mountain Lion

Sarah Moore and Lindsay Golden have two adorable dogs: Winston, a Dachshund, and Mijo, a 15-year-old Chiweenie. The four of them recently visited family in mountainous Evergreen, Colorado, several miles southwest of Denver. While it's a gorgeous place to live, there are some additional hazards for small, domesticated animals. For example: this area is home to mountain lions.
On Saturday, Moore and Golden experienced a dog parent's worst nightmare. The dogs got out of the house by way of an open door, and within seconds a mountain lion snatched little Mijo in its jaws.
Sarah Moore via YouTube
Refusing to let his size be a factor, Winston instantly chased right after the mountain lion. He barked aggressively at the big cat until it eventually dropped Mijo. Moore said she expects nothing less of her loyal pup.
“This is his best friend, so I'm not surprised that when he was screaming, that he chased after him. He's got a lot of heart.”
Screenshot, 9News.com
Golden affectionately referred to brave Winston as “a...

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