To save a drowning dog, a kind man runs shirtless into an icy pond

The reality is that there are still caring people who are willing to help animals and even save their lives if necessary.A true hero went above and beyond to save a dog’s life during a critical situation.A man in Russia went too far to save a drowning dog’s life.Despite the fact that the temperatures were too low, he was not wearing shoes or a shirt.The unidentified man walks out to the freezing pond hole through which the dog had fallen.When he tries to get it out, the dog snarls and bites him.

Credit: Alexander Levashov

The dog was clearly in distress, as evidenced by the video below.The dog bites his savoir a few times before the hero can rescue the pup from the water and to safety, but this does not deter him!Alexander Levashov was on hand to film the dog’s rescue and the brave man’s heroic actions.After being freed, the dog runs out of the frame, and the man is shown washing his bitten and injured hand with snow.

Credit: Alexander Levashov

According to Levashov, emergency personnel arrived and gave the man first aid, and the dog could be a local stray known for hunting ducks in the pond.Let’s hope the dog is able to find someone who can help him get out of his homeless situation.However, the Good Samaritan’s efforts should be commended!Check out the uplifting video for more, let us know what you think, and don’t forget to share the story with your friends on social media.