Man Saves Baby Deer Drowning In Canal

Nature can sometimes be cruel. We’ve all seen the nature documentaries that show just how much survival of the fittest can be a matter of life or death.

It is the way of the environment, but sometimes, there can be a human intervention that happens to be at the right time to save a life.

For one baby deer in Utah, a day out by a canal almost ended in tragedy.

Photo: Wikimedia Commons

The near death experience began when the fawn ended up falling into the rapid-moving waters of the canal. The little fawn was no match for the powerful rushing waters, and it was desperately struggling to keep itself afloat.

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It was not looking too good in terms of outcome.

This incident occurred in Utah, near the Equestrian Park in North Ogden. Luckily for the fawn, there happened to a bystander nearby who noticed the little animal struggling in the water.

Photo: Facebook/KSL 5 TV

The man was quick to spring into action and managed to pull the little fawn from the waters before a real tragedy happened.

Thanks to his actions, the little deer was able to make an immediate recovery after getting pulled out of the water and ran off into the wild.

Photo: Facebook/KSL 5 TV
Photo: Facebook/KSL 5 TV

It’s a good thing the man was there at the right place and the right time to save a life.

Watch the daring rescue below:

Bystander Rescues Deer From Utah Canal

RESCUE: A fawn was in danger as it struggled to remove itself from the canal near the Equestrian Park in North Ogden. Thankfully, a bystander saw the fawn fighting the current and pulled the baby deer from the water just in time. (Video: Rachel Kunz)

Posted by KSL 5 TV on Saturday, July 31, 2021

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