Stories of humans helping animals in need are the epitome of feelgood. There are many tales of animal rescue that have warmed our hearts and souls. While some animals are pretty indifferent, incredibly, there are also rescued animals who did not forget their rescuers.
Here are 12 astonishing stories of animals who miraculously managed to thank their rescuers in their own way, collected by Providr.
1. Bella is the adorable squirrel who has been found injured by an owl
She was nursed for about 5 months before she was released into the wild again. However, Bella has been coming every day for 8 years to express her gratitude!
2. This swan was stuck in a fence for several hours
Richard Weeze came and rescued the swan. She thanked him by hugging and wrapping herself around his neck.
3. Feeding the deer
An elderly woman was feeding a large deer during a cold spell. Now, it comes back constantly in order to show its gratitude. Well, maybe also to get some food.
4. Vet love
Usually, animals fear the vets since they identify them with painful and traumatic experiences. Well, this dog was really grateful and wasn’t shy to show his thanks to the veterinarian.
5. Old Marvin
Marvin is an old dog who loves cuddling with the owner who provided him with a warm home.
6. The kangaroo named Abigail
This adorable little kangaroo was rescued and brought to the Alice Springs Reserve in Australia. Ever since then, she has been hugging her saviors every day!
Nora is a survivor of abuse from her previous owners. At her new owner’s house, Nora is distrusting of most people, except one-year-old Archie. They have become inseparable.
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8. The rescued jaguar
Soldiers in the Brazilian Army found this Jaguar as a baby and nursed her back to health. Now, this beauty is part of their crew and she is very grateful.
9. The story of a black kitty
Rademenesa, the black cat who came to the rescue shelter in very poor condition, is now helping other animals who desperately need care. A beautiful comfort kitty, she is really adorable.
10. The dog that was trapped in a burning barn
Jake, a dog that was trapped in a burning barn, was rescued by firefighters. After being nursed back to health, Jake has become somewhat of a mascot for the fire brigade.
11. The rescued baby moose
This man rescued this adorable baby moose from a mud hole. Now, it regularly comes to visit him and express gratitude.
12. The rescued whale
Last but definitely, not least. This whale got trapped inside an industrial fishing net and after an hour, it was cut loose by several divers. Incredibly, the whale seemingly reached out to touch the divers to express its gratitude.