Too Curious For Its Own Good, This Raccoon Managed To Get Himself Stuck In A DRAIN COVER. That Set Off An Epic Rescue Attempt…

Raccoons are known to be curious and sometimes their inquisitiveness gets them into some truly complicated situations. But this one went a step further than most and got himself stuck between a rock and a hard place, with no chance of getting out of it on its own.

But that’s where heroes come in. A new video published by Barcroft TV has captured the remarkable rescue of one such raccoon. The authors give us these details:

A cheeky raccoon was too curious for its own good after it got its head stuck in a DRAIN COVER. Officials from the Wildlife Emergency Services near Santa Cruz, California were called on to assist the poor animal. The experts sedated the critter and a grinder was used to carefully cut through the metal. After treating the raccoon’s superficial wounds it was given a small snack and happily set free.

And everyone is appreciating the rescuers’ heroic efforts, as evident in the comments. Here is one thankful viewer:

AWE! How touching. I LOVE animal rescue folk … and send them ALL loads of blessings. They must have incredibly good karma. 🙂 I wonder whether this fellow even remembered his tragic and uncomfortable ordeal after coming out of sedation???

Another viewer responded that “it remembered it for sure,they’re(animals) all a lot smarter than we realize..he knew that they helped him too”. I agree.

Here are some of the highlights of the rescue operation:

Too Curious For Its Own Good, This Raccoon Managed To Get Himself Stuck In A DRAIN COVER. That Set Off An Epic Rescue Attempt...

Too Curious For Its Own Good, This Raccoon Managed To Get Himself Stuck In A DRAIN COVER. That Set Off An Epic Rescue Attempt...

Too Curious For Its Own Good, This Raccoon Managed To Get Himself Stuck In A DRAIN COVER. That Set Off An Epic Rescue Attempt...

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