A Humpback Whale Thanks His Rescuers Who Freed Him From A Fishing Net.

A humpback whale has been captured on video thanking his rescuers by exuberantly breaching the water 40 times over an hour, often right next to the boat.

This whale had become so badly entangled in a nylon fish netting that his dorsal fins were pinned down.

One man swam out to the whale, risking his life, as a single panicked move from the huge mammal could have killed the rescuer. The boaters then spent an hour cutting the net away.

A humpback whale thanks his rescuers who freed him from a fishing net.

A Humpback Whale Thanks His Rescuers Who Freed Him From A Fishing Net.

Here is the video:

One man swam out to the whale, risking his life, as a single panicked move from the huge animal could have killed the rescuer.

The boaters then spent an hour cutting the net away.

The whale thanked his rescuers by exuberantly breaching the water 40 times over an hour, often right next to the boat.

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