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    Posted on Mar 19, 2015

    A Dog Saved Her Puppies From A Forest Fire By Digging A Hole For Them

    Now THIS is what a mother's love looks like...

    Telemundo has an amazing story that came out of a forest fire near the city of Valparaíso.

    telemundo47.com

    It reported that witnesses had seen a dog leading her puppies away from the fire and towards a metal container.

    And the station has footage of rescuers subsequently retrieving the puppies from the hole!

    vine.co / Via telemundo47.com

    Fortunately the mother survived too.

    vine.co / Via telemundo47.com

    She wasn't in the hole, but the station reported she managed to find shelter from the flames.

    According to the Daily Mail, residents have now come forward to adopt the puppies and their mother, who's been nicknamed "Blackie".

    vine.co / Via telemundo47.com

    The BBC reported that more than 500 hectares have been burned by the fire, which started last Friday.

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    Telemundo is a Spanish language network that broadcasts around the world. An earlier version of this post suggested it broadcasted in only Chile. Blame the feels.

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