The story is about a service dog named Figo who shielded his owner, Audrey Stone, from an oncoming school bus. Figo threw himself at the bus to protect Stone and sustained injuries to his right leg. Although Stone was injured, Figo remained calm and by her side until she received medical attention.
Both Figo and Stone are recovering from surgery and doing well. Figo's selfless act of heroism has impressed many people, including the police chief. The article also provides information about pet insurance and loan providers in the United States.