Keep this in mind the next time your dog takes food off your plate when you're not looking or when it barks at nothing at 3 A.M.: There's a good chance that Fido will save your life one day.

According to a new survey, one out of three pet owners say that their pet has alerted them about danger. Those dangers include fires, carbon monoxide leaks, break-ins, and others.

One out of ten people say their pet has literally saved their life or the life of someone they know. So maybe give your pet an extra treat today.