Posts tagged ‘drowning’

September 27, 2017

Mother and Child Reunion

by duncanr

a frantic dog pulls drowning pup from water-filled hole . . .

August 6, 2017

Meanwhile, in Uganda . . .

by duncanr


October 9, 2015

Squirrel Given Second Chance

by duncanr

drowning squirrelI did what any human should do when someone is in need of help. I just hope that maybe people will stop to appreciate the small things that make the planet go around too and not forget we are all riding the same spinning ball

so said Rick Gruber after spending an hour trying to . . .

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March 19, 2015

What to do, what to do ?

by duncanr

difficult choicea Chinese man, Wu, was placed in an awkward situation when his current girlfriend, Rong, and his ‘ex’, Jun, both jumped into a river

I . . . had to make a choice between right and wrong,” Wu said – “And I chose Rong

full story here –

February 1, 2015

How to Revive a Drowning Woman

by duncanr

popeyethen, giving him his Pipe, bid him to put the End into her Anus, and blow the Smoke up with all his Might

thank gawd for advances in medical science !!!

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August 21, 2014

Dog Rescued from Icy Water

by duncanr

emotions run high in this vid as family desperate to save their dog from drowning are held back by police determined no human lives should be lost while waiting for professional help to arrive

WARNING – a lot of very NSFW language

March 28, 2014

Dog Saved from Drowning

by duncanr

Two men save a dog in danger of drowning

Dog pretty pleased to be saved !

June 12, 2013

Friends of Mike Patterson

by duncanr

mike-patterson-mum-vickie-1-522x293Mike Patterson dived into a creek to save a stranger’s 4yr old child from drowning. Sadly, the water was shallow and as a result he broke his neck in three places and severed his spine. He is now in intensive care and doctors have confirmed he is paralysed from the waist down. Mr Patterson has no health insurance. A Facebook page – Friends of Mike Patterson’ – has been set up for those who wish to make a contribution to help his family meet the cost of his care

Full story here –

[Hhmm, is anyone, like me, wondering why – if the water was shallow – the child’s mother didn’t just wade into the creek and grab her kid ?]

April 4, 2013

Mother Rescues Baby Elephant

by duncanr

When her baby gets trapped in a water hole in the Kruger National Park, South Africa, unable to climb out, and in danger of drowning, a mother elephant attempts to rescue it before getting into trouble herself

Via Arbroath

March 12, 2013

Human Chain Saves Boy from Drowning

by duncanr

12 year old Josh McQuiod was playing on Marine beach in New Zealand when he was swept out to sea. Police officers and a German tourist battled to save him but the heavy swell knocked them off their feet and broke their hold on the lad. He was saved when another officer organised the bystanders into a human chain to help pull him from the sea.