She wrote: “I ran into the bedroom, where Sasha was already dragging my 7-month-old baby off the bed by her diaper.
The fire left their apartment uninhabitable, but if it was not for Sasha’s early warning the family may not have made it out alive.
Sasha’s owner says she hopes her dog’s courageous acts help to change the negative perception of pit bulls. “I owe her everything. If it wasn’t for her, I would have still been in bed and things could have taken a worse turn,” she said.