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Dog saves owner's life by dialing 911 during seizure

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'Major' can do a lot more than sit and fetch.

The dog was trained to hold his paw on his owner's cell phone in case of emergencies.

When Terry McGlade, a veteran with PTSD, had a seizure, 'Major' sprang into action, and dialed 911.

"He actually was able to get the phone out of my pocket. I don't have the phone anymore but there are teeth marks on the phone," McGlade said.

911 operators say 'Major' didn't bark but they could tell something was wrong.

McGlade spent a few days in the hospital but is doing just fine now.

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