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Though we call them hedgehogs... we think this specific prickly friend is more accurately a "pipe hog"! Miraculously, an alert homeowner notices Sonic's plight and calls our British animal expert Simon Cowell from Wildlife Aid. But even after he's free, seems like our thankful hedgehog tries to stick around for a while!

On the other hand, a crafty raccoon feasting in a fast food dumpster barely says "thank you" to his human rescuer before he's quickly off to his next greasy feast.

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