# Monday, August 06, 2007

The lifeguards are a bit hairier than usual on Italy’s beaches this summer. Newfoundland and Labrador dogs have been drafted in to help on some of the busiest beaches. The dogs are trained to jump out of helicopters and boats to rescue struggling swimmers and have already saved several lives by towing people to safety.

posted on Monday, August 06, 2007 10:44:35 AM (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0] Trackback
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