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Supermum to the Rescue! Squirrel Pulls Off Mission Impossible After Her Baby Is Left Dangling From a Branch 25ft Above Ground

Offbeat  (tags: animals, squirrels, funny, goodnews, humor, off-beat, pictures, unusual, wildlife )

- 1786 days ago -
This caring mother carries out the ultimate rescue mission after her little baby gets itself stuck in a precarious position hanging from a tree. The tiny squirrel, thought to be about eight weeks old, had fallen 20ft from a woodpecker's nest it had

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pam w (139)
Tuesday April 30, 2013, 3:15 pm

Christeen A (377)
Tuesday April 30, 2013, 3:23 pm
What a great mom. Thanks for sharing.

patrica and edw j (190)
Tuesday April 30, 2013, 4:26 pm
How wonderful. We do not see or hear much about squirrels so this is welcome news. Thanks Gillian.

Connie O (44)
Tuesday April 30, 2013, 4:46 pm
What a sweet story! I love squirrels!

Stan B (123)
Tuesday April 30, 2013, 5:03 pm
This one made my day. Thanks Ge.

Lee Hampton (15)
Tuesday April 30, 2013, 7:40 pm
Just see what love animals have for their babies. Thank you, Ge.

Rahman Qureshi (76)
Tuesday April 30, 2013, 9:21 pm
More proof that animals love.

Jay S (116)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 4:09 am

Carola May (20)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 4:09 am
How wonderful, thanks

. (0)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 4:48 am
Great story. Thanks for sharing.

Lynn D (0)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 5:33 am
Cute, thanks for sharing with us!

Gloria picchetti (304)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 5:39 am
the photos are wonderful and so sweet.

Pamela G (18)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 5:49 am
Beautiful :-)

Wendy M (54)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 5:56 am
So cute. What a lovely story.

Deborah W (6)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 6:24 am
Animal mother love, pure and unconditional in all but a few instances ... too bad it's opposite in the human species.

Kat K (54)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 6:36 am
Animal moms are the best!!! This is truly inspirational. Thanks for sharing.

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 7:26 am
That's why we've got to love our mum

Mike M (43)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 7:38 am

Annabelle T (1)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 7:38 am
Thanks for sharing this lovely story!

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 7:48 am

Malgorzata Zmuda (197)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 8:19 am
Prawdziwa matka wszystko zrobi dla swojego dziecka, szkoda, że nie wszystkie ludzkie matki zdobywają się na taki heroizm, a bywa, że zabijają własne bezbronne, jeszcze nienarodzone dzieci. Tego u zwierząt nie ma.

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 8:36 pm
Mothers are always ready to do what is necessary!
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