A Monmouth County family has a real life hero to thank, and he happens to be of the canine variety.

The Larnaitis family says their dog Trooper alerted them to high levels of carbon monoxide in their home on Sunday night.

"He saved our lives," says Jordan Larnaitis, 5. "We knew something was wrong because the dog told us."

Dad Craig Larnaitis says their carbon monoxide detector...

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