English bulldog Hobie died recently protecting a 3-year-old from a timber rattlesnake.

Dog gives his life protecting child from rattlesnake

Friday afternoon after work, Lance Dodd and his fiance Jami Harvey took their 3-year-old son, Jackson, to Lance's grandmother's place for a bit of end-of-the-week unwinding. At least, that's what they thought they were doing.



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