Some of the Strangest Animal Accidents


They too have lives full with dramatic situations, accidents and bad days and some of them are pretty serious. In the continuation we have some of strange and sad animal accidents.

1 Sheep Abseiled Down Electricity Cable After Snagging Its Horn

How on earth did this happen? This sheep was inadvertently abseiling down a hill when its horn became snagged on an electricity wire.The unfortunate sheep was spotted bleating for help more than 15 feet above the ground next to a telegraph pole. Luckily it did not catch the current from the wire. The drama unraveled at the small town of Helgoysund on the Norwegian coast. The animal was lucky, because the tourists who saw her mounted a rescue attempt and eventually roped it to pull it back to ground level. After nearly an hour, and some ingenious rope work, the German tourists managed to bring the sheep down unharmed. Spectators suggested the sheep may have been grazing on the hill, and while trying to reach a field of ewes, it got its horn stuck on the zip wire. As it got more agitated, it was pulled down the hill on the wire it was attached to and ended up more than five meters above the ground. If we didn’t see this photo, we’d be convinced that this case was from a cartoon.

Sheep Abseiled Down Electricity Cable After Snagging Its Horn

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