In late December, Junrell Fuentes Revilla was riding his motorcycle through the mountains near Cebu in the Philippines when a dog started running after him.
The dog barked and barked, desperate for Revilla’s attention. The biker could sense that the dog was trying to tell him something, so he stopped his motorcycle and approached the pup.
The dog took him right to a dumpsite, where a tiny bundle was lying. It turned out, this was a newborn baby boy wrapped in a brown towel and left completely A̶b̶a̶n̶d̶o̶n̶e̶d̶.
But thanks to the canine hero, the baby was found in good health and was rushed to the nearest police station. The touching story has quickly spread over social media in the Philippines and many felt touched by the dog’s exceptional bravery. Not all heroes wear capes, and not all of them are humans.
The dog Blacky has become a hero after he wouldn’t stop barking at a passing motorist, who stopped and followed him right to the dumpsite
Blacky and his family have since received an outpouring of support from the community, including donations of food, pet supplies, and more. While Blacky may not know it, he’s changed the future for him, his family, and one very lucky baby girl.
The heroic dog was initially thought to be a stray, but it turned out he had a home
Many people were touched by this beautiful story, praising Blacky for saving a baby..