Why are Dalmatians used by Firefighters?

What characteristics you think off when you think about a firefighter saving someone’s life in a burning house? Endurance, strength, loyalty are their greatest characteristics. Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs show Dalmatians running with chariots(note Egyptians invented the wheel).  In Britain, they were used to escort carriages over hundred of miles before standing guard while travelers stopped to eat or rest. They have always worked well with horses, in guiding them to somewhere, like to the fire with their great nose. It is one of the unexplained mysteries of this world, horses and Dalmatians.

Dalmatians are from Dalmatia, a region in what is now Croatia. They were made common. Dalmatian are very active dogs, they aren’t lazy so if you like do lots of running and are an atheletic person, Dalmatians might be a match made in heaven for you.

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