Jean Fernandes, 11, stopped traffic to rescue an injured dog in Brazil.When 11-year-old Jean Fernandes saw a dog struck by a car on a busy street in Brazil, he didn't hesitate. The young animal lover risked his own safety to run into the road and pick up the dog.
The driver who hit the dog didn't stop, something that's reportedly common in Itajaí, Brazil. The boy's mother told local media that her son often rescues abandoned animals.
Thankfully, the boy with a big heart wasn't hurt himself. The dog, named Mel (Honey in English), is still being cared for by vets but is doing well. - Read it at the Huffington PostMore on Vetstreet.com:
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