(NBC News ) "I knew if anyone was going to find the boy it was going to be the mother of the puppies and I all I had to do was follow the mother dog," Swinney said.
Puppies Kept Lost Boy Warm, Rescuer Says
OCTOBER 19, 2012Sevil Omer, NBC News
An Alabama man credits a dog and her four puppies for helping rescue a 10-year-old boy with Down syndrome who was lost in the woods for 18 hours. “Those puppies kept him company, they kept him warm and comfortable,” said Jamie Swinney of Hackleburg, Ala.Read more: NBC News