Four-legged loyal friend was very tired but did his best.
Rescuers in Australia have rescued a man whose boat almost completely sank because of a dog.
It happened in Moreton Bay, where a fisherman spotted a German Shepherd swimming alongside a tackle box, wetsuit and other items.
The man caught him and reported the situation to the Coast Guard. The latter arrived by helicopter, 4 rescue boats and a jet ski, they were also joined by rescuers from a volunteer organization.
The dog, named Heidi, remained on the shore despite trying to dive into the water again.
Fortunately, rescuers later found his owner, who was clinging to the side of the almost completely submerged boat.
According to survivors, he lost control of the boat last night, after which he was unable to find the dog in the water.
The police report says the German Shepherd swam for about 11 hours. He was very tired, but continued to swim to save his master.