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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson saves puppies from drowning in pool

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Here's a fun Labor Day weekend story… We just decided to add two new members to our Johnson family. Baby French Bulldogs. In my right hand is BRUTUS and in my left hand is HOBBS. Bring them home and immediately take them outside so they can start learning how to "handle their business and potty like big boys". I set them both down and they both take off in a full sprint and fall right into the deep end of our pool. HOBBS immediately starts doggy paddling while BRUTUS (like a brick) sink heads first to the bottom of the pool. I take off into a full sprint, fully clothed, dive in the pool, swim to the bottom, rescue my brick, I mean BRUTUS and bring him back to the edge of the pool. He was a little delirious.. took a moment, threw up all the water he swallowed and looked up at me as if to say, "Thank God you didn't have to give me mouth to mouth!" and then ran off to play with his brother. A few lessons I've learned today.. A) Not all puppies have the instinct to doggie paddle. B) Some puppies (like BRUTUS) will be so in shock by experiencing water they will sink extremely fast so react quick. C) While spiriting to save your puppies life, before you dive in, try and throw your cel phone to safety. Don't keep it in your pocket… like I did. #BRUTUSLives #HOBBSCanSwim #MyCelPhonesDead #AndNoMouthToMouthNeeded #HappyLaborDay

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson made quite a splash on social media after posting a picture of himself saving his puppies from drowning in his pool.

Johnson wrote in an Instagram post that he brought his two new French bulldogs home and immediately brought them outside so they could learn how to “handle their business and potty like big boys.”

The puppies sprinted straight into the deep end of Johnson’s pool and he watched as one of the puppies started doggy paddling, while the other began to sink head first to the bottom of the pool like a “brick.”

“I take off into a full sprint, fully clothed, dive in the pool, swim to the bottom, rescue my brick, I mean Brutus and bring him back to the edge of the pool,” Johnson wrote.

“The Rock” said that the puppy appeared a little delirious at first, but he threw up the water he had swallowed and immediately began to play with his puppy brother again.

Johnson said that he learned some valuable lessons from the incident, including that not all dogs know how to swim and “while spiriting to save your puppies life, before you dive in, try and throw your cell phone to safety. Don’t keep it in your pocket… like I did.”