Cat Saves Boy from Dog Attack (Warning: video shows dog briefly attacking boy’s leg and the dog bites he received.) Home surveillance video showed how a little boy in Bakersfield, Indiana was saved by a cat. The mother shared the video with local news station 23ABC and described the events seen in the video. Her little boy was playing on his bicycle when a dog snuck up on him and started attacking his leg. RELATED: Man Given One Day to Get Rid of Barking Dog The family cat, Tara, sprung into action and slammed into the dog, chasing it away. The video also shows the injuries the boy suffered and the stitches he needed to get as a result of them.
Responding police officers stated that if this had been their own son, the call response would have been for “Shots fired.”