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Divers Rescue Whale Shark Entangled in Ropes Off Mexican Coast! VIDEO!

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 1993 days ago -
A group of Scuba divers in Mexico rescue a pregnant whale shark from a thick rope which had wrapped itself around the animal's body.

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Pat B (356)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 5:59 am
What a wonderful video. Restores my faith in kindness towards animals, big and small, as shown here. Great job, divers!!!! Thanks, Cher for this.

Past Member (0)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 7:50 am
Great story. Thanks.

Cyrille D (140)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 9:21 am
Poor thing. What a deep scar she was left with. :( Grateful for the divers who freed her ! :)

Faye Swan (23)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 9:50 am
Thank you - I hope she will heal quickly!

ilja c (48)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 10:18 am
thanks to divers.

Theodore Shayne (56)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 10:44 am
Good job guys. The are gentle but they can get pissed off too like anything else.

aj E (164)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 11:17 am

. (0)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 11:20 am
What a good feeling it must have been to see that animal released, and swim off.

janet f (29)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 12:46 pm
Great job...that's a very lucky animal.

Barbara Goheen (0)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 1:01 pm
Thanks for sharing.

Dianne D (490)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 2:10 pm
True hero's. Hope the whale shark survives. Wish there was a way to trace back and make responsible, those that litter like this. Hope they destroyed the rope so no other creature gets entangled.

Jules W (61)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 2:12 pm
Thanks for posting.

. (0)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 2:49 pm
Thanks for the good news Cher.

Les M (3)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 3:22 pm
what were the ropes doing in the nature reserve?

penny C (83)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 7:08 pm

Christeen A (368)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 7:23 pm
Thanks for a wonderful rescue.

Dee C (229)
Saturday December 8, 2012, 8:02 pm
Glad she was rescued..

Thanks for sharing this Cher..

Cheryl Ulrich (110)
Sunday December 9, 2012, 12:55 am
OMG that poor thing !! So glad they found her , and hope she heals well. Thanks for sharing Cher !! :D

Lynne Buckley (0)
Sunday December 9, 2012, 5:22 am
Great video.

Ruth C (87)
Sunday December 9, 2012, 6:31 am
Thank God they found her!

Marianna molnar woods (9)
Sunday December 9, 2012, 7:21 am

Gvapo T (22)
Sunday December 9, 2012, 9:11 am
good people (divers from vid)
I hope that the whale will be ok after all that suffering
thanks for sharing cher :)

Lisa Neste (206)
Sunday December 9, 2012, 12:12 pm
I love when people do good, makes me so happy to see. :) Thanks Cher.

Julie E (405)
Sunday December 9, 2012, 3:24 pm
I agree with you Lisa.

Lucky whale.

Melania P (122)
Tuesday December 11, 2012, 12:34 pm
Thanks, re-shared

Carol H (229)
Tuesday December 18, 2012, 5:50 am
glad it ended well!!

Barbara Erdman (63)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 11:09 am
Noted and Thnx Cher :-0
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