(KTSM) A Hueco Tanks, Texas family is hailing their dog a hero. after the Chihuahua-poodle mix gets between a little girl and a venomous rattlesnake.
"Me and my little sister were making mud pies and I hear a hiss and a rattle and I look down and there's a snake," recalls Maya Delarosa .
Maya and her sister were only inches away from a venomous rattle snake.
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