Canada’s British Columbia province is currently affected by severe floods. However, the farmers managed to save their cows with the help of jet skis.
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- Farms at risk of severe flooding near Abbotsford, Canada.
- But the farmers were able to rescue their cows safely by boats and jet skis.
- On these they dragged the animals to the high areas through the flood.
Western Canada is currently threatened by severe flooding and landslides. Many farms around the town of Abbotsford were badly affected.
However, the farmers managed to save several animals from the flood at once. They used jet skis and motor boats to bring cows and calves to higher ground.
Farmers risked their lives for cows
They ignored requests for evacuation and risked their lives for their animals. Journalist Jesse Winter shared on Twitter the impressive video he made for the Reuters news agency.
It is shown how people drag cows on ropes behind them through the water. Although the situation clearly stressed the animals, they were saved from drowning.
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