Animal HeroesAnimal Heroes
By Mike ArmsBy Mike Arms
Helen WoodwardHelen Woodward
Animal CenterAnimal Center
9/11 Rescue Dog Statistics9/11 Rescue Dog Statistics
• The 9/11 rescue effort was the largest deploymentThe 9/11 rescue ef...
SiriusSirius
N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog
Sirius, with his handler,Sirius, with his handler,
Port Author...
SiriusSirius
N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog
After hearing an explosion, Lim told Sirius, ‘I thinkAfter hea...
SiriusSirius
N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog
Lim, trapped in rubble, could not help his partner,Lim, trappe...
SiriusSirius
N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog
When Sirius’ remains were found on January 22,When Sirius’ rem...
SiriusSirius
N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog
SiriusSirius
N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog
RoselleRoselle
Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind
RoselleRoselle
Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind
Hingson knew to keep calm. He had learned toHingson knew to ...
RoselleRoselle
Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind
The firefighters told Michael to keep going. TheyThe firefig...
RoselleRoselle
Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind
““I can’t see!” a woman was shouting, temporarilyI can’t see...
RoselleRoselle
Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind
ScarlettScarlett
Hero CatHero Cat
ScarlettScarlett
Hero CatHero Cat
““Scarlett was severely burned in the process ofScarlett was severely burned in the proc...
ScarlettScarlett
Hero CatHero Cat
ScarlettScarlett
Hero CatHero Cat
ScarlettScarlett
Hero CatHero Cat
After three months of treatment and recovery, Scarlett andAfter three months of treatmen...
ScarlettScarlett
Hero CatHero Cat
2.9 Animal Heroes: Helen Woodward Animal Centre - Mike Arms
2.9 Animal Heroes: Helen Woodward Animal Centre - Mike Arms
2.9 Animal Heroes: Helen Woodward Animal Centre - Mike Arms
2.9 Animal Heroes: Helen Woodward Animal Centre - Mike Arms
2.9 Animal Heroes: Helen Woodward Animal Centre - Mike Arms
2.9 Animal Heroes: Helen Woodward Animal Centre - Mike Arms
2.9 Animal Heroes: Helen Woodward Animal Centre - Mike Arms
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2.9 Animal Heroes: Helen Woodward Animal Centre - Mike Arms

  1. 1. Animal HeroesAnimal Heroes By Mike ArmsBy Mike Arms Helen WoodwardHelen Woodward Animal CenterAnimal Center
  2. 2. 9/11 Rescue Dog Statistics9/11 Rescue Dog Statistics • The 9/11 rescue effort was the largest deploymentThe 9/11 rescue effort was the largest deployment of search and rescue dogs in United States historyof search and rescue dogs in United States history • Teams consisted of: FEMA, New York city K9Teams consisted of: FEMA, New York city K9 units, and search and rescue dogs from around theunits, and search and rescue dogs from around the U.S.U.S. • A variety of breeds were deployed, including mixedA variety of breeds were deployed, including mixed breeds and dogs from animal sheltersbreeds and dogs from animal shelters (Source: FEMA.gov)(Source: FEMA.gov)
  3. 3. SiriusSirius N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog Sirius, with his handler,Sirius, with his handler, Port Authority PolicePort Authority Police Sergeant, David LimSergeant, David Lim
  4. 4. SiriusSirius N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog After hearing an explosion, Lim told Sirius, ‘I thinkAfter hearing an explosion, Lim told Sirius, ‘I think we’re in a lot of trouble right now… I’ll be back forwe’re in a lot of trouble right now… I’ll be back for you.’you.’ Lim thought a bomb went off in the World TradeLim thought a bomb went off in the World Trade Center. He left Sirius in his kennel, to see whatCenter. He left Sirius in his kennel, to see what happened. Then the second tower fell.happened. Then the second tower fell.
  5. 5. SiriusSirius N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog Lim, trapped in rubble, could not help his partner,Lim, trapped in rubble, could not help his partner, Sirius, as his kennel was buried underneath theSirius, as his kennel was buried underneath the second World Trade Center tower. Lim wassecond World Trade Center tower. Lim was rescued 5 hours later. Sirius could not berescued 5 hours later. Sirius could not be rescued.rescued.
  6. 6. SiriusSirius N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog When Sirius’ remains were found on January 22,When Sirius’ remains were found on January 22, 2002, Lim rushed to Ground Zero to honor his2002, Lim rushed to Ground Zero to honor his partner. Sirius was given full Police Honors as hepartner. Sirius was given full Police Honors as he was carried out. All machines were silenced andwas carried out. All machines were silenced and everyone saluted.everyone saluted.
  7. 7. SiriusSirius N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog
  8. 8. SiriusSirius N.Y. Port Authority DogN.Y. Port Authority Dog
  9. 9. RoselleRoselle Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind
  10. 10. RoselleRoselle Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind Hingson knew to keep calm. He had learned toHingson knew to keep calm. He had learned to do at age 14… [keep] composure that teamworkdo at age 14… [keep] composure that teamwork demanded; keep calm so you keep your dogdemanded; keep calm so you keep your dog calm… you are acalm… you are a teamteam..
  11. 11. RoselleRoselle Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind The firefighters told Michael to keep going. TheyThe firefighters told Michael to keep going. They bent down and petted Roselle. “Keep going,” onebent down and petted Roselle. “Keep going,” one of them said to her. “Good dog, good dog,” saidof them said to her. “Good dog, good dog,” said the others. Roselle happily licked their hands andthe others. Roselle happily licked their hands and faces.faces.
  12. 12. RoselleRoselle Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind ““I can’t see!” a woman was shouting, temporarilyI can’t see!” a woman was shouting, temporarily blinded from the dust. Michael followed her voiceblinded from the dust. Michael followed her voice and found her, and grabbed her arm. “Don’tand found her, and grabbed her arm. “Don’t worry,” he said. “I’m blind and I have a guide dogworry,” he said. “I’m blind and I have a guide dog named Roselle, she’ll take care of us both.”named Roselle, she’ll take care of us both.”
  13. 13. RoselleRoselle Guide Dog for the BlindGuide Dog for the Blind
  14. 14. ScarlettScarlett Hero CatHero Cat
  15. 15. ScarlettScarlett Hero CatHero Cat ““Scarlett was severely burned in the process ofScarlett was severely burned in the process of pulling her kittens from the fire. Her eyes werepulling her kittens from the fire. Her eyes were blistered shut, her ears and paws burned, andblistered shut, her ears and paws burned, and her coat was highly singed. The majority of herher coat was highly singed. The majority of her facial fur was burnt away. After saving herfacial fur was burnt away. After saving her kittens, she was seen to touch each of them onkittens, she was seen to touch each of them on the nose to ensure they were all there and alive,the nose to ensure they were all there and alive, as the blisters on her eyelids kept her fromas the blisters on her eyelids kept her from seeing them. After, she collapsed, unconscious.”seeing them. After, she collapsed, unconscious.”
  16. 16. ScarlettScarlett Hero CatHero Cat
  17. 17. ScarlettScarlett Hero CatHero Cat
  18. 18. ScarlettScarlett Hero CatHero Cat After three months of treatment and recovery, Scarlett andAfter three months of treatment and recovery, Scarlett and her surviving kittens were well enough to be adopted. Theher surviving kittens were well enough to be adopted. The clinic’s staff said she was “clinic’s staff said she was “spoiled rotten and treated like aspoiled rotten and treated like a queenqueen.”.”
  19. 19. ScarlettScarlett Hero CatHero Cat
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