Chicago Firemen Save Coyote Floating on Chunk of Ice
At one point it tried to swim in the 33-degree waters of Lake Michigan
By Steve Vivian,  Newser User
Posted Dec 17, 2010 12:41 PM CST
Promoted on Newser Dec 17, 2010 2:02 PM CST
The coyote.   (WGN9 screenshot)

(User Submitted) – Firemen in the nation's third largest city staged a daring rescue today ... of a wild canine resident. A coyote was spotted floating several hundred yards off the Chicago shore on a chunk of ice. A fire department boat, aided by helicopters and onshore crews, snatched the shivering animal—which at one point jumped into Lake Michigan's 33-degree water and tried to swim, only to return to the ice—and then sped to Belmont Harbor. She has been dubbed "Holly." Read the full article.

 

My Take on This Story
Show results without voting  |  
0%
1%
3%
2%
94%
1%