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Friendly Fox Rescued From Family's Living Room

Friendly Fox Rescued From Family's Living Room

Simon of the Wildlife Aid Foundation in the United Kingdom received a call very early in the morning from a family reporting a fox in their house. While the animal seemed docile, they were eager to have him rescued. So the sweet thing was placed in a carrier and taken to Simon's facilities where the veterinarians looked at him the next morning. After determining the fox was suffering an eye ulcer, they treated it immediately and he was released back into the wild shortly after. View Now
Daring Rescue Of Baby Elephant Drowning In Well

Daring Rescue Of Baby Elephant Drowning In Well

A heroic group of villagers in India came to the rescue of an elephant calf that had fallen into a well. Eventually, a rescue team was called in, but it took a large crew including villagers to pull the baby out. It is believed the elephant fell in the well while trying to get a drink of water. Luckily the heroes were able to save the calf, who walked away with only a few scrapes. View Now
When River Rafting You Might Hear, 'Man Overboard!'

When River Rafting You Might Hear, 'Man Overboard!'

It's summer which means time for refreshing outdoor activities, like white water rafting! David Vela is all about it as he signed up for a one-day trip through a river in California, lasting 21 miles and eight hours. With a trip that long, there is bound to be mishaps and rescues. Sure enough, there are a few rescues David's boat needs to assist with. View Now
Who 'Ya Gonna Call? Owl Rehab! & Bald Eagle Becomes Cameraman

Who 'Ya Gonna Call? Owl Rehab! & Bald Eagle Becomes Cameraman

A couple of eagle-eyed workers at the Riverway Golf Course in Burnaby spotted a large bird rustling around in the bushes, unable to fly. They called Owl Rehab to come and rescue what turned out to be a Juvenile Bald Eagle. The poor guy had a bruised wing, so they took him in and are helping the bird to soar again. View Now
One Dog's Incredible Road To Recovery

One Dog's Incredible Road To Recovery

Animal Aid Unlimited in India received a call about a dog who was abandoned and severely dehydrated. When they arrived, they discovered the dog had one of the worst cases of mange they had ever seen. Even though the dog had clearly given up, these wonderful people never did. With a lot of time, treatment, and love, the dog started to recover. They named her Helen, and she is now much healthier and happy to be alive. View Now
Heroic Bystanders Save Passengers From Burning Vehicle

Heroic Bystanders Save Passengers From Burning Vehicle

We need more courgeous people in the world because by the looks of this video, who would lay their life on the line for a stranger? This group of bystanders in Russia surely did without hesitation as they pulled passengers from a burning vehicle. After a sudden collision between a Lada and Volga, both drivers and passengers were trapped in their cars. The moment the Volga erupts in flames is when one elderly man springs into action to free the helpless victims. It's because of his bravery, others followed suit and each passenger was brought to safety. View Now
Boat Stuck? Call The Rescue Drone!

Boat Stuck? Call The Rescue Drone!

Drones aren't typically used as a rescue device but in this case, the technology can very well get the job done. The Maine Gadget Traders found a stranded kayak AND not long after a lost canoe. Stuck amidst some debris, the drone is then equipped with a fishing line and after a brief moment, it catches! View Now
Eagle Rescued From Drowning

Eagle Rescued From Drowning

Fishermen in Norway spotted something quite amazing. Two eagles fighting each other over the sea. The eagle that lost that fight began to drown and was only saved when the fisherman came by. You can just see the total look of embarrassment on Mr. Eagle's face as the video is recorded. Hey, you wouldn't want your most embarrassing moment going viral either! View Now
'I Am Promobot, Here To Save You!'

'I Am Promobot, Here To Save You!'

Think about all the robots in movies that want to destroy us, like The Terminator, Gort, Hal 9000, or ED-209. Very few robots want to save humans, like The Terminator, Optimus Prime, Robocop, and now Promobot. We've featured Promobot before, but in this video it comes to the aid of a child who's almost crushed when she climbs up on some unstable shelves. View Now
Tangled Mother Whale Freed From Buoy

Tangled Mother Whale Freed From Buoy

True animal rescuers stop at nothing to help those in desperate need, sometimes even risking their own lives. Bluewater Explore and Whale Swim & Dive Tours on the island of Tonga were diving in the waters at the most opportune time. A large humpback mother whale and her calf were seen swimming together but there's just one problem... Momma is wrapped in a buoy. Her deep cries for help were only reassurance for diver Cole Harrison and the others to come to her aid.  View Now
Pregnant Pit Bull In Peril

Pregnant Pit Bull In Peril

The good people from the Hope For Paws Foundation were informed about a pit bull, Tooney, that had been found hidden under an abandoned school. Quickly though, they discovered she wasn't alone. There was another dog, Sully, with her and Tooney was pregnant! They were able to convince the dogs to eventually come out and save not only these dog parents but later Tooney gave birth to nine adorable puppies. View Now
Officer Rescues A Baby & Stuck In A Pot

Officer Rescues A Baby & Stuck In A Pot

The Hunan province Loudi in China has been besieged by flooding and as a result, rescue workers have been having to go to extremes to save lives. This officer managed to rescue a baby from the flooding by holding the baby over his head. Just one example of the thousands saved by rescue workers doing great work during this time of crisis. View Now
Police Rescue Dog From Hot Car

Police Rescue Dog From Hot Car

It's unfortunately a familiar story in the news. A dog or a child is left in a hot car, and it turns into an extremely dangerous situation. Boynton Beach Police in Palm Beach, Florida made a shocking discovery after a good Samaritan called 911 to report a pit bull left in a car. View Now
Little Bird Needs Some Big Help

Little Bird Needs Some Big Help

Nicky Murray was ready to mow his lawn just like he normally would, but this was no ordinary lawn mowing day. A baby bird had fallen from a tree and the nest was too high up for Nick. So, he builds a nest that's a little bit lower, then mommy and daddy bird (real last names unknown) can fly down and feed their baby. You can follow along with the baby bird's progress on Instagram hereView Now
Passionate Family Faces Foreclosure On Their Zoo — Joins RTM

Passionate Family Faces Foreclosure On Their Zoo — Joins RTM

If you've ever seen "We Bought a Zoo" with Matt Damon, then you've basically met the Sweeting family. Although they might live a similar life, they have their own unique story that will surely inspire you. Nathan, his wife and two children call the Smooth Waters Wildlife Center their home and sanctuary. In September of last year, Nathan signed a contract to purchase an existing animal facility and began renovations a month later. View Now
Mom Invites Hundreds Of Pugs To Son's Birthday

Mom Invites Hundreds Of Pugs To Son's Birthday

They came from near and far, but they were all...pugs! 12-year-old Hayden loves pugs and wanted to be surrounded by them on his birthday. His mom definitely delivered with a surprise party and hundreds of pug attendees and owners! He even got a new pet pug from an anonymous donor. So sweet! View Now
Sick Kittens Carefully Rescued From Stairwell

Sick Kittens Carefully Rescued From Stairwell

It's no rumor that mother cats prefer to give birth in private but beneath a stairwell inside a small crawl space, that makes a rescuer's job that much harder. Hope For Paws in Los Angeles, California received a call about a litter of four kittens trapped under the stairwell. As if being stuck wasn't enough, the kittens were also struggling with an eye infection blurring their vision. Nearby, momma cat is watching from a distance and with a little coaxing, they are able to rescue her as well. View Now
Boaters Help Adventurous Bear Escape Rapids

Boaters Help Adventurous Bear Escape Rapids

Even when you're a big ole' cinnamon bear, sometimes Mother Nature is too much to handle! Maybe the Pacific North West River would've been easy to cross in the dry season, but recent rains have raised the water by a staggering 15 feet and transformed the once-gentle river into raging rapids. Thankfully, Mr. Bear's losing battle against the powerful eddy soon draws the attention of human boaters, who use their craft's powerful motor to help ease the exhausted predator to shore. View Now
These 'Highway Heroes' Deserve A Medal

These 'Highway Heroes' Deserve A Medal

Scared dogs and rush hour are two things that never belong together. When Twitter user Calaveritabike spies the tiny, lost Yorkie weaving between and under moving cars on the streets of Mexico City, she risks her own safety to save the poor pooch. Our good Samaritan cyclist has her share of near-collisions but keeps the dog in sight long enough to give an alert pedestrian a chance to grab the tiny dog. View Now