Zoey the Chihuahua might not be big in stature, but this little dog showed more heart than Sergio Garcia. Unlike Sergio, who choked away a three-shot lead in the final round and missed a gimmie put to lose the British Open, Zoey stepped up durring crunch time, and jumped infront of a rattlesnake lunging at her owners’ 1-year-old grandson.
According to the Kansas City Star,
Booker West was splashing his hands in a birdbath in his grandparents’
northern Colorado back yard when the snake slithered up to the toddler,
rattled and struck. Five-pound Zoey jumped in the way and took the
The dog required treatment and she survived the bites.
Now the dog is a hero, and Garcia is still a choke artist.