The waves of death swirled about me; the torrents of destruction overwhelmed me.
The dog in the picture is named Mas, and is from the Italian School of Water Rescue. Newfoundlands are perfect for this kind of work. Their thick fur insulates them from the water, and protects them from getting chilled.
Also, their big paws act like webbed feet, and propel them through the water—even over long distances. Newfoundlands are strong animals, ...