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When animal rescue teams receive a call about an animal in need, they have no way of knowing just how involved the process might be. Simon from the Wildlife Aid Foundation got a call about a hedgehog buried in a garden. It wasn't until he got there that he realized how trapped the poor thing was. It took a bit of demolition but the hedgehog was completely fine.

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