Injured Pit Bull Puppy Saved From Fire Is Now An Official Firefighter Himself

This dog’s rescue story is guaranteed to warm your heart. Jake was rescued from a burning shed by a local firefighter when he was only a few weeks old. The firefighters took him to the vet and that’s when the tiny Pit Bull puppy’s life took an even more dramatic turn…

Jake suffered burn wounds to his body from the fire.

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After he was brought to the vet, he was abandoned by his owners.

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The firefighter who rescued Jake from the fire decided to adopt him.


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His new family took good care of him and he recovered quickly.

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He grew up at the fire station.


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He’s even got his favorite spot in the Tower truck.


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Here he is helping the crew check fire hydrants.

Jake out helping us check fire hydrants.

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Jake has now become the official mascot of the Hanahan Fire Department. His duties include going on trips to local schools and helping teach kids about fire safety.


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He was sworn in as the mascot and took a K-9 Oath of Office pledge.


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He was also made an official member of the department. Check out his cool vest and badge.


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He’s also got a firefighter’s uniform that his mom made for him.

Jake’s not done giving back to the community either.


His future plans include becoming a licensed therapy dog for children who suffer burns just like him.

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