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Everyday Heroes Rally Together To Stop Carjacking

Everyday Heroes Rally Together To Stop Carjacking

If you've ever been the victim of a robbery before, you may know this feeling all too well... It's almost as if there's nothing you can do but just let it happen. Although for this driver in Mexico, he had people he could count on. The video begins with the man climbing into the vehicle when suddenly a group of four suspects push him to the ground and climb in. Oh, but not today! People from around the community rallied together to put an end to this outrage and you'll be shocked at their dedication! View Now
Drowning Elephant Rescued From Canal

Drowning Elephant Rescued From Canal

When an elephant falls into a canal in Sri Lanka, people from all over rally together to save the poor thing. After struggling to stay above water for nine hours, the elephant finally found the strength to climb up the side. If the kind villagers and wildlife officials did not take action, this elephant would not have lived to see another day. We applaud the people of Sri Lanka! View Now
Cats Belong On The Ground, Not Up There

Cats Belong On The Ground, Not Up There

Cats may have nine lives, but one cat in Sochi, Russia would have probably used all of them had he fallen from an apartment building. Local TV station employees saw the cat hanging by its paws while they were heading into work. They waited patiently for a half an hour, and finally, the cat fell safely into one of the rescuer's backpack.  View Now
Owl Stuck In A Fence & Hedgehog Caught In A Net

Owl Stuck In A Fence & Hedgehog Caught In A Net

We've seen a lot of deer get themselves stuck in barbed wire fences, but this time a much wiser animal got trapped. Colby Deschene was wondering around in Saskatchewan when he noticed the owl just hanging there, hating life. Luckily, he was able to get the owl free and the bird looks very thankful. View Now
Wrong Way To Catch A Train

Wrong Way To Catch A Train

In North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, police are sharing CCTV video of a man trying to take a shortcut across the train tracks because they hope it will help illustrate exactly why that's a bad idea. The man was caught up between the train and the platform as the train began to move. He survived but suffered multiple leg fractures. View Now
Wrong Way To Catch A Train & Baby Accidentally Deposits Himself

Wrong Way To Catch A Train & Baby Accidentally Deposits Himself

In North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, police are sharing CCTV video of a man trying to take a shortcut across the train tracks because they hope it will help illustrate exactly why that's a bad idea. The man was caught up between the train and the platform as the train began to move. He survived but suffered multiple leg fractures. View Now
Frightened Puppy Rescued From Toilet Pipe

Frightened Puppy Rescued From Toilet Pipe

Puppies are innocent, curious creatures who will, without a doubt, get into something they shouldn't. But how could they know any better? This footage captured inside a home in China demonstrates that very thing as a month-old puppy falls into the pipe of a squat toilet. The dog's caretaker tried to pull the animal out but was only causing the pup more pain. She called the fire department and thankfully they took the time to bring the scared puppy to safety. View Now
This Dog Will Save Your Life & Dalmatians Raise Kittens As Their Own

This Dog Will Save Your Life & Dalmatians Raise Kittens As Their Own

Maybe your dog can bring you the paper, your shoes or even their favorite toy. Can they bring you back to life though? Lava the dog has been trained to save her humans using CPR. She does the chest compressions and even waits to see if you're breathing before she continues. What an adorable way to be rescued! View Now
Bird Just Needs A Hug

Bird Just Needs A Hug

This Zebra Dove just wants hugs. The bird, named Solomon, visits the human pals that helped raise it, returning from time to time for snacks and snuggles. At the end of the day, it's just another kid stopping by to say hi to mom and dad every once in a while. View Now
Shark In The Tidal Pool & Bird Just Needs A Hug

Shark In The Tidal Pool & Bird Just Needs A Hug

Australians are not afraid of anything. A shark had gotten itself stranded in a tidal pool next to the ocean and real estate agent Melissa Hatheier decided to step in. She picked up the shark with her bare hands and put it back in the ocean. We're impressed, we have to call the military if we find a spider in our house.  View Now
Fire And Cars Don't Mix

Fire And Cars Don't Mix

Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Rajban put his life on the line when he saw a burning gas pump and a car stuck in the flames. Thinking fast, he rammed his SUV into the burning vehicle, pushing it out of the way of the fire. There's no doubt this young hero saved lives with his quick action.  View Now
Surrogate Dog Mom Comforts Orphaned Kitten

Surrogate Dog Mom Comforts Orphaned Kitten

It's not always true that cats and dogs hate each other! One caring dog has stepped in to take care of an orphaned kitten that came into the Dallas Animal Services and Adoption Center alone and hungry. Dog mom Pirate was already raising some orphaned puppies and decided to also nurse kitty Nebula and introduce her to the rest of the family. It was love at first sight, and we're so glad this unconventional family is sticking together until the babies get adopted! View Now
Pony Cuddles With Man Who Saved Him

Pony Cuddles With Man Who Saved Him

Unfortunately, animals don't have control over what happens to them in life, and this poor pony has seen the worst of it. Tobias was almost shipped off to a slaughterhouse, but luckily a kind family stepped in just in time. The Hance family had recently moved to a small farm in order to take care of animals they rescued, according to The Dodo. Hearing about a horse auction, Kirk and Nastasha Hance hurried over and purchased Tobias and also a mare. View Now
Poor Kitten's Got A Busted Leg

Poor Kitten's Got A Busted Leg

Vet Ranch really had their work cut out for them when a week-old kitten came in with a broken femur. The poor baby's right back leg was left dangling, but it didn't seem to be painful. Dr. Matt called in another expert for the surgery and the results were great! A month after surgery, the cat might not be grateful, but she is able to move like a normal kitty. View Now
Rescue Helicopter Saves Man Lost In The Wilderness

Rescue Helicopter Saves Man Lost In The Wilderness

Thank goodness for helicopter search and rescue teams. One man had gotten lost in the mountains of British Colombia and could not find his way back. He called Lions Bay Search and Rescue, who weren't able to come and rescue him until the next day. It's truly remarkable that they were able to fly in and pull him up with the rescue chopper. So call these guys if you ever get lost. View Now
Kitten Rescued From Underground Pipe

Kitten Rescued From Underground Pipe

Open shafts or pipes in the ground are a recipe for disaster and should be covered to protect the unsuspecting animals. However, this doesn't always happen but thank goodness SMART, the animal rescue team from Los Angeles, California has a plan. When they receive a call about a kitten trapped 25 feet down a pipe, they bring their custom, handbuilt rescue pole. The kitty was quickly brought to the North Central Animal Shelter and adopted soon after. View Now
Momma Dog And Her Owner Race To Save Puppy

Momma Dog And Her Owner Race To Save Puppy

The tiniest, cutest puppy ever fell into a hole that looked like a puddle. Instantly the puppy became trapped under a cement driveway and came close to drowning. Luckily momma and her human were there and both sprang into action. The heroic duo managed to save the little one, who hopefully won't be getting into too much trouble in the future.  View Now
Impressive Kayaking Rescue From Raging Rapids

Impressive Kayaking Rescue From Raging Rapids

Adventure sometimes comes at a price but if you're willing to take the risk then proceed with caution. Wayne Shakell was on his way home when he spotted a group of kayakers preparing to shoot down a raging river in Wales. He begins filming their descent but the unexpected happens... One kayaker is tossed out and left holding onto a rock for dear life. Thankfully one of the group members gets out to save him. View Now
Rescue Dog Assists During Mexico Earthquake Aftermath

Rescue Dog Assists During Mexico Earthquake Aftermath

The massive earthquake in Mexico this week has been devastating, killing over 200 people and leveling at least 44 buildings, according to ABC News. In the midst of the rubble, officials and regular people are standing out for the efforts to reach people trapped and recover bodies. One big help has been Frida with Mexico's Navy Canine Unit. View Now
Family Rescued From Capsized Ship In Puerto Rico

Family Rescued From Capsized Ship In Puerto Rico

The rescue efforts are continuing in Puerto Rico after recent Category 4 Hurricane Maria hit this week, and a mother and her two children had a lucky escape. BBC News reports they were able to get on top of a capsized vessel and get the attention of a British helicopter. Unfortunately, it's believed a man inside the vessel was not able to escape. View Now
Heroic Driver Drags Man From Burning Truck

Heroic Driver Drags Man From Burning Truck

During pre-dawn hours on a highway in Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia, Michael Van Baast came across a truck that had collided with a tree. Realizing there was still somebody inside the vehicle, Baast pulled over to rescue the driver, Jacob Prosser. The truck and the tree caught fire, leaving Baast only seconds to save Prosser's life. He managed to literally drag him to safety. Prosser's family and many others are rightfully calling Baast a hero. View Now
Wildlife In Distress Successfully Rescued

Wildlife In Distress Successfully Rescued

One early morning in Sri Lanka, South Asia, a farmer went to tend to his fields when he happened upon four elephant calves trapped in a deep well. Once the farmer quickly alerted wildlife officials, the elephants were soon after given food and water until they were able to free them. Using a backhoe and a whole lot of human kindness, the elephants were free to live life as normal. View Now
Dog Gets Rescued From Earthquake In Mexico

Dog Gets Rescued From Earthquake In Mexico

Even with all the sadness as the Mexican people deal with the loss of more than 200 people killed in a devastating earthquake, there are small moments of happiness. Video captured the rescue of a dog being carefully lifted out of the ruins. The dog has a lot of support and love as a crowd of people gather around it. It's unknown if the dog has an owner or a family out there. View Now