When Maya Fairweather, 18, took her boyfriend’s Five-month previous doggy for a stroll past due Monday evening, the lovely, spunky, and fun-loving doggy returned the gesture in a large means – via saving her existence!
“He’s a good boy. I think he saved my life,” Fairweather instructed The New York Post.
Around 10pm Monday evening, Fairweather left her boyfriend’s Brooklyn condominium to offer his pit bull doggy, Apollo, a stroll and a possibility to romp and play off-leash. When she reached the Red Hook Recreation Area park, she unclipped Apollo’s leash and placed on her headphones to concentrate to a few song whilst the doggy performed within the park.
Moments later, an attacker approached.
“I felt someone pull my headphones,” she recalled. “I thought it was my boyfriend grabbing me, so I turned around and smiled — but it wasn’t my boyfriend.”
The guy grabbed her via her jacket, threw her to the bottom, and started pulling off her pants. Just then, the fearless, heroic guard-puppy got here to the rescue!
Apollo bit down at the would-be rapist’s leg, preventing the assault. The guy struggled to shake Apollo unfastened, however the heroic canine didn’t let up till Maya was once safely around the boulevard. Apollo launched his mighty doggy grip and the pair made it safely again to the condominium to touch police.
Fairweather’s boyfriends mom, Sonia Valcarcel, mentioned she to begin with didn’t wish to have a canine, however, because of Apollo’s heroism, the lovely canine is profitable her over.