There’s no better feeling than lending a helping hand to someone in need without asking for anything in return other than a thank you. The most amazing thing is when people help animals get out of rough situation and the animals want to show gratitude and they do it in their own ways, such as a puppy wagging its tail or a cat purring and getting close to their rescuer. With that said, today we have something really special to show you. We will present the top 20 moments when animals showed gratitude to their rescuers.
20. Puppy Kisses
This happy dog is called Dahlia and she wasn’t feeling too well. Luckily for her, the veterinary decided to give her special pills that made her feel better once again. The dog repaid the veterinary by giving her some doggy kisses.
19. Friendly Swan
The reason why this swan is “hugging” the man’s neck is because he helped take her out of a fence. The most amazing thing here is that swans are not known for being too friendly and they would usually try to attack people who get too close.
18. Sick Doggy
Just like the aforementioned Dahlia, this doggy was also feeling sick. The veterinary was able to make him feel better and the doggy decided to show him some love in return. Isn’t this the most adorable thing ever?
17. Saving Bella
This little squirrel is named Bella and she was injured by an owl. Bella was saved by a woman and ever since then, Bella keeps coming back to the woman’s backyard to check up on her and to see if she is okay.
16. Lovely Deer
This deer was being chased down by a group of hunters when a woman decided to help her and asked the hunters to leave. The deer never forgot what the woman did and it visits her home every single morning.
15. Adopting Marvin
This puppy’s name is Marvin and he has been living at the animal shelter for the past couple of years. Luckily, the man in this picture decided to adopt Marvin and to give him a place that the dog can call home. The dog hasn’t left his human’s side ever since.
14. Dog Bodyguard
This dog loves his owner so much that he became the personal bodyguard of their daughter. One day, a snake was inches away from the little girl and the dog decided to bite the snake. This didn’t turn out too well for the dog because he was bitten back, but luckily, he made it.
While Winnie the cat might not be as good a bodyguard as a dog, she still saved the lives of her owners. This adorable cat started smelling carbon monoxide coming from a water pump malfunction and the first thing she did was to wake up her owners. The reason why Winnie did this is because she loves her owners and she is grateful because they took her in.
12. Hungry Deer
A family who lives close to the woods decided to leave some food outside for wild animals. To their surprise, a wild deer decided to come close to their door as if to “say thank you for your kindness”.
11. Cold Weather
This joyful kid gave his jacket to the stray dog because it was cold outside. The dog never forgot that and he has been following the little kid ever since.
10. Kangaroo Hug
This woman is named Abigail and she saved a kangaroo from the wild. The woman took the animal to the Alice Springs Reserve for special animals when he was only five months old and the kangaroo has been giving Abigail hugs ever since.
9. Big Trouble
This moose got itself stuck in the mud and it couldn’t get out. Luckily, the man in this picture helped the animal get out and the moose didn’t forget that. The animal is visiting his rescuers every single day.
8. Adopted Dog
This dog was adopted by the baby’s family and as a way to repay them, the dog has become the protector of the baby. No one is allowed to even get close to the baby if the dog doesn’t like them!
7. The Jaguar
This man is a Brazilian solider and during one of his missions in the Amazon jungle, he spotted a dying jaguar. The man took the jaguar back to the city and visited a veterinary. The wild beast has been by his side ever since.
6. Cat Patients
The black cat was saved by a veterinary when she was sick and the cat decided to stick around the clinic and comfort other sick cats that are looking for a friend. Isn’t that amazing? The cat has become the veterinary’s helpers.
Firefighter William Linder pulled this little puppy from a giant barn fire. The puppy realized that William Linder saved his life and he hasn’t left his side ever since. The puppy loves his new owner very much.
4. All Healthy Now
This is the same dog from the previous picture. All his burns have been healed and he is healthy and happy now. We can be sure that firefighter William Linder and the puppy are going to have lots of fun together.
3. Doggy Kisses For The Firefighter
Just like William Linder did in the previous pictures, this firefighter saved a dog from a burning building. As we can clearly see in the picture featured above, the dog is super thankful to the firefighter.
2. Little Cat
A cat somehow got stuck in the subway track the good people who work for the NYPD decided to stop and delay the subway for the entire day in order to save the little animal. The cat gave the officers a huge hug as her way of saying thanks!
1. Monkey Hug
This woman saved the monkey after finding it badly injured in the jungle. The monkey was taken to a special animal shelter, but it never forgot about its savior.