5 stories of animals that saved people from death
We know many stories of dolphins and humane dog-heroes. It is much more difficult to imagine a lion, gorilla, pig, or a whale, that rush to the rescue of a person fallen into trouble. And yet…
1. Leo saves girl from kidnappers
It was in 2005. One 12-year-old Kenyan girl was wanted for over a week. It was known that she was kidnapped to be forced to marry. A week later found the child - in the company of three lions, which, as it turned out, and freed a hostage, to death scaring thieves.
Later it turned out that up to the moment when the police showed up, the lions guarding the girl about half a day. They not only did not cause her any harm themselves, but also vigilantly monitored so that no one else approached her. Animals retired only when there were servants of the law. Experts have suggested that such a noble reaction predators spodvigli tears girls who could somehow recall the sounds of their own cubs.
2. Gorilla saves 3-year-old boy
As you know, in the zoos of wild animals kept in a specially fenced enclosures. This territory animals find their "own" and are usually jealous of the respect for its borders.
August 18, 1996 in the city of Brookfield Zoo (Illinois, USA) on this same territory invaded three-year boy - climbed a fence separating the gorilla enclosure from the audience, and fell with her straight to the monkeys. fence height was about five meters, the child hit his head and lost consciousness. Since human assistance had to wait too long, the salvation of the child has taken over gorilla named Binti Jua,. She gently lifted the boy into his arms and shaking, has brought to the entrance of the enclosure, where he was picked up by rescuers came to the rescue. And the police and zoo workers recognized that without the help of Binti situation could be much worse.
And that you did not think it was an accident and actions gorillas were misinterpreted - in the 1980s, a very similar incident occurred in the Jersey Zoo. There is also the boy fell into the enclosure with the gorillas and lost consciousness, but saved his biggest male in the group, who was guarding the child, driving away from his relatives until rescuers arrived.
3. Kit saves drowning diver
This happened in Polarland aquarium, which is located in the Chinese city of Harbin, while divers competition. Participants had to dive to the bottom of an ice-water basin, where the whales swam - to a depth of about six meters. And to make it should without scuba gear.
One of the participants was 26-year-old Yang Yong. As soon as she reached the bottom of her foot cramp. Woman embraced panic, she began to choke. It seemed that death is inevitable. Fortunately, it swam past the extremely clever white whale named Mila.
She grabbed his leg Yang Yong mouth and shoved to the surface. The girl survived, and it is entirely merit Mila.
4. Pig saves owner from heart attack
First plump Lulu gave birth on the day of a woman who did not want to even take her home. Instead pig sheltered Mom birthday girl Jo Ann - partly out of pity, partly with views of the Easter feast. Anyway, the personal qualities of the pig no one was particularly interested in.
But, as it turned out, the lack of external beauty of the creature more than offset by intelligence and even nobility.
When Jo Ann had a heart attack, Lulu instantly oriented and rushed to help. Rather, ran for help, but for ordinary pigs, which awaits the fate of the festive dinner, it will agree, is in itself - quite a heroic act. Another moment - until this moment Lulu never leave the fenced yard, and suddenly somehow figured to open the latch.
Anyway, Lula left his yard and get to the nearest highway. It waited until the distance will seem machine, and lay down on the middle of the roadway. And what could she do? Vote?
However, from the first time and this ruse failed, and no one stopped. Lulu then ran home - to check on the hostess, and again returned to his post on the road. Only 45 minutes later one of drivers stopped. Perhaps, too, the idea of some upcoming holiday.
He went over to Lulu's house, where he found a helpless Jo Ann. I called the ambulance and the woman managed to save. And Lula received the award - a donut with jam. Not particularly generous, but Lulu was satisfied.
5. Rabbit saves a person from diabetic coma
That's really from whom expect a manifestation determination and courage for sure no one comes to mind, so it's rabbits. At least, it was until the day that a guy named Simon Steggall fell into a diabetic coma, which could end up very sad. It happened when Simon was resting on the couch at his home in Cambridgeshire (England).
His wife, Victoria, was nearby, but it was in full confidence that her husband just went to sleep after a hard day's work. Fortunately, he lived in the house more and rabbit Dori, who immediately sensed what had happened with the owner no good. She jumped on Simon, began vigorously jumping on it and desperately licking his lips, trying to regain his breadwinner to life.
Victoria soon drew attention to the extremely unusual behavior pitomitsy, realized, finally, that with her husband that something was wrong and called the ambulance.
So, thanks to the sensitivity and persistence ordinary rabbit managed to save human life.