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Texas Firefighters Rescue Escaped Bull From Swimming Pool
Offbeat  (tags: firefighters, rescue, bull, swimming pool, good news )

- 1791 days ago -
The bull wandered into the back garden of a residential home in San Antonio and fell backwards into a covered swimming pool.
Bucks Co. Firefighters Say Farewell to Beloved Firehouse Dog
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- 1987 days ago -
It's an emotional weekend for firefighters in Buck County as their beloved firehouse dog will be put down.
Three Cats Saved By Firefighters From House Fire
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- 2006 days ago -
Three cats owe their lives to the firefighters that saved them from a house fire that was started by unattended candles.
Firefighters Die Battling Arizona Wildfire
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- 2028 days ago -
At least 19 US firefighters have been killed battling a wildfire in central Arizona, local officials say.
Cat ''Cried Like a Child'' During Fire: Meet The People Who Saved Her
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- 2187 days ago -
Baby is one of the luckiest cats in America today. A week ago she was home alone when a fire broke out in her Queen Creek, Arizona home. But thanks to first responders and the goodwill of a local veterinary clinic, this once-lifeless cat is now breathin
Cat-Astrophe Averted on Busy Hollywood Street (Video!)
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- 2198 days ago -
Firefighters come to the rescue after an alert motorist spots a tiny kitten lost in the middle of busy Olympic Blvd. Anthony Ewart says he was forced to stop in the intersection to avoid running over the kitten. He says motioned for a woman in a Jeep Lare
Into The Fire - Dedication to the Firefighters of 9-11   video
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- 2321 days ago -
Bruce Springsteen dedicated this song to the Firefighters who daily fight to save lives. This also is dedicated to the other First Responders who risked and gave their lives to save others. Also remembered are all the innocent lives in the WTC buildings.
Firefighters Rescue Dog From Cliff Overlooking Hudson River
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- 2413 days ago -
NYACK, NY -- A pet dog that fell off a cliff overlooking the Hudson River was rescued Sunday night by specially-trained Nyack, N.Y. volunteer firefighters who climbed down a mountainside to reach the pooch.
Dog Rescued By Little Egg Harbor Firefighters
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- 2566 days ago -
LITTLE EGG HARBOR: -- Firefighters from throughout the township took part in a rescue Thursday morning, pulling a dog from an icy cranberry bog, according to local fire officials.
Firefighters Haul Sky(Horse) From Stable Window
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- 2680 days ago -
A horse that got himself stuck halfway out his stable window has been rescued by firefighters.
Firefighters Rescue Dog Trapped For 3 Days
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- 2927 days ago -
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.- Firefighters successfully pulled a small dog out of the drain he was trapped in for as long as three days.Owner Joseph Hernandez said he frantically began searching for his miniature Schnauzer, named Casper, when the dog vanished
Fairfield Firefighters Rescue Horse During Snow Storm
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- 2927 days ago -
FAIRFIELD -- Town firefighters responded not only to emergencies of the human kind during Wednesday's snow storm, but saddled up to help an equine in distress as well.
Firefighters Pull Horse From Pond in Salisbury
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- 2930 days ago -
The Dolgeville Volunteer Fire Department was requested by the Salisbury Volunteer Fire Department on Sunday at 4:02 p.m. to respond with their boat for an animal rescue at 246 Ives Road in the town of Salisbury.
Cat Rescued, Resuscitated By Firefighters With Special Mask
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- 3007 days ago -
Boulder firefighters saved the life of a cat Wednesday by using a special oxygen mask. Firefighters said they found the cat home alone inside a burning condo at the Gold Run complex
Firefighters to the Rescue as Bear Gets Stuck Up Tree - VIDEO
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- 3180 days ago -
Cats stuck up trees are no problem for the firefighters of California. Bears are another matter. The troubles began when the officers in Oxnard, California, discovered a 90-kg bear in their station car park. They chased it through apartment block

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