Tag Archive for rescue

Did the parrot cry for help?

Who’s a pretty smart girl? Parrot’s Cries of ‘Help, Fire’ Bring Firefighters to Burning House in Idaho Emergency crews responding to a house fire in Idaho Friday night expected to find an elderly woman inside the home when they heard cries of “help” and “fire.” “Once the captain did his walk-around, he could hear something…

Family attack cat to the rescue

OK, this may be the best pet cat ever. She’s a superheroine. AMAZING VIDEO: Cat saves boy from dog attack in Southwest Bakersfield – 23ABC News. A cat came to her best friend’s rescue Tuesday when a young boy was attacked by a dog in his driveway in Southwest Bakersfield and it was all caught…

Pennsylvania Chainsaw Miracle

In a mix of luck, fast-acting helpers and medical attention, what would have been a gruesome accident turned out WAY better than you could have imagined. James Valentine, 21, survived a work accident that sent a chainsaw blade deep into his neck and shoulder very narrowly missing the vital artery to the brain. Cutting it…

The mother of all speed bumps

I would not recommend this course of action. Mom Lies Down as ‘Speed Bump’ to Save Daughters in Rolling Car A Lawrence, Mass., woman says she saved the lives of her twin daughters after she used herself as a “speed bump” to stop her car from rolling into traffic. Tran says she is lucky to…

A real-life Lassie rescue

Jefferson Fox noticed a dog along the side of the road still towing a leash. Concerned, he stopped. The dog really did need help, but not for himself. Dog helps save owner’s life. Fox tried to catch the dog, but she wouldn’t let him. He followed the collie along the road, and around the side…

Kitten gave teen rescuer cowpox

Rescued Kitten Infected Girl with Rare Virus | LiveScience. A teenager in the Netherlands who rescued a drowning kitten from a ditch developed a large, blackened open wound on her wrist, which took multiple doctors several weeks to find its rare cause, researchers say. The kitten that the girl rescued was sick and died the…

Doggie delivery in Thailand

There’s still a bit of a mystery regarding what exactly what happened here but this was a fortuitous event. Dog saves baby’s life | Bangkok Post: news. A pedigree Thai dog carried a plastic bag containing a newborn baby girl believed to have been left in a roadside dump back to its home on Monday…

Supergirls to the rescue

Teenage girls perform almost superhuman task to save their Dad. Dad in distress. Jeff Smith was pulling a stump from his garden near McDowell Creek Park on Monday, but his mud-caked boot slipped off the tractor’s clutch. The machine flipped upside down and on top of him. The steering wheel pinned the 36-year-old to the…

Hero dog warned blind owner of fire

Dogs are awesome. Jack Russell saved owner when bed caught fire | This is Bristol. Clever Barbie, a Jack Russell, woke 72-year-old Rosemary Field, a registered blind diabetic, early in the morning by climbing on her bed and licking her face. But when Barbie kept licking she opened her eyes – to find her bed…

Woman says dolphins helped in rescue

An interesting story of dolphin rescue. But the headline is a bit too much. Dolphins saved my life: woman – Yahoo!7. A woman says she owes her life to a pod of dolphins after slipping off a cliff and into the sea while trying to rescue her dog. Four-year-old Cocker Spaniel Ramsay often runs into…

Help needed here! NOW, dog says

Dogs are smart. Sun News : Dog honks horn for help. Muzzled and unable to bark for help, police say Kiki the husky found another way to alert helpful humans to its desperate plight. The dog honked a car horn. Police say the 13-year-old dog was left in deplorable conditions in a moving van, along…