Video Of The Week - Italian Sailors Rescue Adorable Puppy Lost At Sea

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Photo Credit: RYCC dog rescue (YouTube screen capture)

On October 24th, a group of sailors from the RYCC Savoia yacht club in Naples, Italy were enjoying a beautiful day on the water when they noticed an animal swimming toward them. Upon getting closer, they realized it was a tiny puppy that was holding on for dear life in the freezing waters of the Gulf of Naples.

With some clever maneuvering, they managed to get close enough to the shivering animal and scoop it up. The rescuers took the puppy back to shore and were contemplating what to do with it when they heard from its frantic owner.

Photo Credit: RYCC Savio via Facebook

It turns out that puppy who was called Noodle had been traveling on a ferry earlier that morning from the Italian Island of Ischia when it escaped from its leash and fell overboard. While the incident was reported to the boat operators, they were not very helpful and told the distraught owners that the adorable Labrador retriever had most likely drowned. Fortunately, neither Noodle nor its parents were ready to give up as quickly!

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  • f9uhytf
    f9uhytfSaturday, June 27, 2020 at 1:47 am
    I'm an animal lover not a killer even an ant I have never killed it
    • goldenheart123
      goldenheart123Friday, June 26, 2020 at 6:03 pm
      I am an animal lover and it crushes me when these things happen! I am so glad that pups ok!
      • animereina2020
        animereina2020Friday, June 26, 2020 at 4:17 pm
        Poor thing! At least the pup is safe now!
        • bookfan2008
          bookfan2008Friday, June 26, 2020 at 4:01 pm
          Oh wow! I'm so glad they took that very adorble puppy out before it got hurt!
          • ultrajango
            ultrajangoThursday, June 11, 2020 at 11:06 am
            OMG that puppy is cute
            • sprinkles2020
              sprinkles2020Friday, May 15, 2020 at 8:41 am
              So sad. I am happy that they found that dog before he got hurt. I hope he is okay.
              • turtle0307
                turtle0307Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 10:36 pm
                Poor puppy... It almost drowned! l wonder if there were any another animals lost in the sea.
                • nataleighMonday, November 4, 2019 at 1:36 pm
                  poor puppy I wish I was there to try and save her
                  • HighkeyFriday, September 13, 2019 at 10:21 am
                    it so sad to think about all the lost puppys in the world
                    • mymymymymymymyFriday, August 30, 2019 at 5:39 am
                      so cute and so sad