Dogs and Cats

Drowning cat reaches out for help and dog jumps in to save her

March 25th, 2021

People often used to think that cats and dogs can never have a healthy relationship with each other.

However, despite what people say, they have a range of relationships that could either go bad or good depending on the situation. It would take much time to cultivate that good relationship, but what if one of them is put into a tight spot?

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Unsplash/Joel Gamboa Source: Unsplash/Joel Gamboa

In this video, a cat badly needed help.

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There is no information to tell us about how it happened, but as you can see, a random cat was struggling in the water, trying to hop back into the land. Unfortunately, the cat’s small body was easily overwhelmed by the water, and all he could do to avoid being too exhausted was to cling on to something.

Then an unusual savior unexpectedly appeared in front of him.

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Facebook/China Plus Culture Source: Facebook/China Plus Culture

After hearing the cat’s painful cries, this dog immediately acted. Despite the cat being a stranger to him, he didn’t hesitate to try and help him out.

When the pooch tried to approach the cat, he was instantly scratched. Since they were strangers to each other, the cat can’t help but act according to his fear and tried to drive the dog away with his claws. However, the dog did not give up on trying to reach for the kitty in the water.

Since there is no other way to save the cat, the dog decided to jump into the water.

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The dog was afraid of the water too, but seeing the cat struggling in front of him miraculously gave him the courage to hop down. The brave dog dove under to get the cat to cling above his back and then swam back to hold on to the concrete.

It paved an easy way for the cat to run back to the surface. The dog was left On the water and had a hard time getting back up, but eventually, he was able to lift himself back to the ground.

The internet was able to appreciate how the dog acted given the situation. The video reached 1.8 million views on Twitter and it was also shared on China Plus Culture’s Facebook page. There is no reason not to be touched by this heartwarming video.

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With all the appreciative comments on Facebook, one of the commenters, Stephanie Richardson, wrote:

“Aww, dogs show us how to live right. He didn’t even flinch knowing that cat would hurt him, but he helped it regardless. If someone is hurting or needs help and you know there’s a chance you would get hurt would you still help?”

These things rarely happen.

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When a random cat meets a dog, it might immediately turn into a cop chase around town. However, this video has shown us that there is a great side that most people haven’t seen just yet.

This courageous dog put himself in danger and put the other animal’s life before him. This dog is a true hero!

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Hopefully, we’ll get to see more of this wonderful dog. Click on the link below to witness the whole video of this dog’s heroic rescue!

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Source: Paw My Gosh, Clicker Training, Twitter

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