Dog saves newborn baby abandoned in park

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baby-e1383590788915BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – A German Shepherd is being hailed a hero, after saving a newborn’s life after the baby girl was abandoned in a park in Birmingham, England.

Roger Wilday, 68, says he had been walking his 9-year-old German Shepherd, Jade when she ran off to a wooded area. When she refused to come, he approached the dog and found the baby in a duffle bag. Jade lying by her side.

The baby was taken to a local hospital, where DNA tests are being conducted to find her birth parents.

Meanwhile, nurses have named her Jude, like her hero dog.