By Sara Gates
Forget walking through fire, one mother horse stood directly in the fire to protect her offspring from the flames.
In a stirring case out of Texas, a pony saved her foal by shielding the 2-week-old horse from a barn fire that broke out by accident earlier this month when a heat lamp started an electrical fire. When firefighters arrived at the blaze in Alvarado they discovered that Bella had backed her foal, Butterscotch, into a corner to protect her from the flames and falling debris.
Source: Huffington Post Green