This submission is by Judi Keenan, whose everyday Hero Dog is Mazi, a teddy bear (shi tzu, bichon, toy poodle).
My Dog is My Hero Because…
All summer, I tried to get Mazi into the lake and she resisted as she doesn’t care for water much. One day she climbed down the ladder, jumped in and swam in circles and climbed back up the ladder all by herself. She is not a water dog.
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