이 dog might be small, but he’s got a big heart for his best friend.
Their owners, Sarah Moore and Lindsay Golden, 말했다 9 뉴스 that the dogs got out of the house through an open door and within seconds, a mountain lion grabbed Mijo.
Instead of running away in fear, Winston chased the large cat and barked until it dropped Mijo and left, 에 따르면 9 뉴스.
“This is his best friend, so I’m not surprised that when he was screaming, that he chased after him,” Moore, Winston’s owner, 말했다 9 뉴스.
“He’s got a lot of heart,” Moore added.
As soon as the mountain lion dropped Mijo, Moore and Golden rushed him to the emergency veterinarian.
운수 나쁘게, the dog lost his right eye and had a seizure the night of the attack. Mijo could have some neurological damage, according to a GoFundMe page Moore set up to help pay for his medical bills.
As of Wednesday night, the page had raised $ 11,180.
Golden, who owns Mijo, 말했다 9 News that Winston is a hero.
“[ㅏ] 20-pound dog with the courage of a 200-pound dog," 그녀가 말했다.