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Puppies found among discarded rubbish rescued after passerby heard their cries
# ISPCA
# ISPCA

Puppies found among discarded rubbish rescued after passerby heard their cries

Dec 5th 2018, 10:42 AM 40,034 Views 33 Comments

The two puppies, Shannon and Saoirse, are recuperating in the ISPCA’s care.

Walker rescued from rocks amid stormy conditions on Great South Wall
# Dublin
# Dublin

Walker rescued from rocks amid stormy conditions on Great South Wall

Nov 27th 2018, 8:16 PM 28,849 Views 15 Comments

The alarm was raised by a member of the public as the tide started to rise.

'The most important is saving lives': Up to eight feared dead in Marseille building collapse
# France
# France

'The most important is saving lives': Up to eight feared dead in Marseille building collapse

Nov 6th 2018, 9:57 AM 17,813 Views 3 Comments

Rescue workers have found a pocket of air leading to hopes some may have survived.

'He was so lucky': New Zealand fisherman rescues 18-month-old toddler from ocean
# Rescue
# Rescue

'He was so lucky': New Zealand fisherman rescues 18-month-old toddler from ocean

Nov 5th 2018, 8:29 AM 47,180 Views 14 Comments

The baby had pulled the zip of the parents’ tent open while they were sleeping and walked down to the beach.

Dolphin found dead in River Lee hours after being rescued by firefighters
# Cork
# Cork

Dolphin found dead in River Lee hours after being rescued by firefighters

Sep 10th 2018, 2:06 PM 21,207 Views 12 Comments

Officers were called out to rescue the mammal last night.

Family of five rescued after yacht runs aground in Skerries
# Rescue
# Rescue

Family of five rescued after yacht runs aground in Skerries

Aug 14th 2018, 9:59 AM 13,299 Views 15 Comments

The group on the boat, who are believed to be French nationals, sent out a mayday alert shortly before 5am.

ISPCA rescues 86 dogs and puppies from illegal dog breeder
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

ISPCA rescues 86 dogs and puppies from illegal dog breeder

Aug 8th 2018, 2:46 PM 17,664 Views 22 Comments

Over 100 dogs and puppies were rescued by the ISPCA over a three day period.

'Lucky to be alive': Climber rescued after week trapped on New Zealand mountain
# Rescue
# Rescue

'Lucky to be alive': Climber rescued after week trapped on New Zealand mountain

Aug 3rd 2018, 9:15 AM 20,210 Views 10 Comments

Terry Harch, a 29-year-old Australian soldier, was spotted waving his arm in the snow on Mount Aspiring.

Caver who helped in Thai rescue threatens lawsuit against Elon Musk
# Twitter Insults
# Twitter Insults

Caver who helped in Thai rescue threatens lawsuit against Elon Musk

Jul 16th 2018, 8:38 AM 73,606 Views 66 Comments

Musk launched the extraordinary tirade against Vernon Unsworth without providing any justification.

'I'm very happy the boys are safe': Irish based diver who helped Thai cave rescue speaks about ordeal
# Thai Cave Rescue
# Thai Cave Rescue

'I'm very happy the boys are safe': Irish based diver who helped Thai cave rescue speaks about ordeal

Jul 13th 2018, 7:49 AM 16,989 Views 9 Comments

Jim Warny’s nine-year old son said he never had any doubt that his Dad would come home safe.

Cave diver from Clare flew out to be part of Thai rescue mission that saved 12 boys and their coach
# Rescue
# Rescue

Cave diver from Clare flew out to be part of Thai rescue mission that saved 12 boys and their coach

Jul 10th 2018, 7:17 PM 29,071 Views 20 Comments

Jim Warny, an active cave diver and member of the Irish Cave Rescue Organisation (ICRO), flew to Thailand on Friday.

Eight down, five to go as rescue efforts to resume tomorrow in Thai cave
# Rescue
# Rescue

Eight down, five to go as rescue efforts to resume tomorrow in Thai cave

Updated Jul 9th 2018, 10:31 PM 104,711 Views 41 Comments

Yesterday, four members of the Wild Boars team were successfully brought out from the cave.

'Primal fears come out': The conditions inside the Thai cave and how the rescuers are getting the boys out
# Tham Luang Caves
# Tham Luang Caves

'Primal fears come out': The conditions inside the Thai cave and how the rescuers are getting the boys out

Jul 9th 2018, 9:12 PM 58,790 Views 14 Comments

Brían MacCoitir of the Irish Cave Rescue Organisation says the rescue mission is one of the most complex he has ever seen.

Coast Guard rescues two swimmers who got into difficulty on Dublin beaches
# Howth
# Howth

Coast Guard rescues two swimmers who got into difficulty on Dublin beaches

Jul 9th 2018, 7:55 AM 18,801 Views 7 Comments

The swimmers got into difficulty on Burrow Beach and Claremont Beach in Howth.

Four members of boys soccer team rescued from Thai cave they've been trapped in for 15 days
# Thailand
# Thailand

Four members of boys soccer team rescued from Thai cave they've been trapped in for 15 days

Jul 8th 2018, 1:58 PM 143,104 Views 49 Comments

Rescuers officially began the hazardous operation to rescue the 12 trapped boys and their soccer coach this morning.

Divers with extra supplies make progress in search for 12 missing boys in Thai cave
# Missing
# Missing

Divers with extra supplies make progress in search for 12 missing boys in Thai cave

Jul 2nd 2018, 8:32 AM 14,357 Views 9 Comments

The boys and their 25-year-old coach entered Tham Luang Nang Non cave in Chiang Rai province on 23 June.

Easing of bad weather opens crucial window in search for missing football team in cave
# Thailand
# Thailand

Easing of bad weather opens crucial window in search for missing football team in cave

Jul 1st 2018, 12:01 PM 14,842 Views 4 Comments

“We will not stop until we find them,” the Thai navy seal commander said.

Rescuers battle heavy rain as search continues for 12 children trapped in cave in Thailand
# Trapped
# Trapped

Rescuers battle heavy rain as search continues for 12 children trapped in cave in Thailand

Jun 27th 2018, 10:39 PM 14,310 Views 1 Comment

The youngsters, aged 11 to 16, and their coach have been stuck since Saturday.

Heavy rain hampering rescue efforts for missing Thai football team trapped in cave
# Young Footballers
# Young Footballers

Heavy rain hampering rescue efforts for missing Thai football team trapped in cave

Jun 27th 2018, 7:27 AM 13,775 Views 7 Comments

Hundreds of rescuers worked overnight to pump water out of the cave.

Yacht of lone skipper on round-the-world sailing trip rescued by RNLI in West Cork
# Seven Heads
# Seven Heads

Yacht of lone skipper on round-the-world sailing trip rescued by RNLI in West Cork

Jun 23rd 2018, 1:37 PM 20,917 Views 19 Comments

The 31 ft yacht was on its voyage from The Azores when it developed mechanical difficulties and sought help.

Dozens still missing after ferry capsized at Indonesia's Lake Toba
# Rescue
# Rescue

Dozens still missing after ferry capsized at Indonesia's Lake Toba

Jun 19th 2018, 1:01 PM 8,112 Views 2 Comments

The wooden vessel sank yesterday afternoon with an estimated 80 people aboard.

Residents rescued from fire after gardaí break downstairs window
# Cork
# Cork

Residents rescued from fire after gardaí break downstairs window

Jun 1st 2018, 3:09 PM 13,945 Views 3 Comments

Traffic diversions were implemented as a result of the incident.

Coast Guard called after members of the public get stranded on rocks near Howth
# Rescue
# Rescue

Coast Guard called after members of the public get stranded on rocks near Howth

May 23rd 2018, 10:42 PM 19,796 Views 10 Comments

The Coast Guard commended the group for getting in contact.

Coast Guard helicopter rescues woman and her dog cut off by the tide
# Sandymount
# Sandymount

Coast Guard helicopter rescues woman and her dog cut off by the tide

May 16th 2018, 3:55 PM 22,296 Views 51 Comments

The changing tide left the woman and her dog stranded on a sandbank.

Coast Guard helicopter rescues three men who jumped into water at Clontarf's Wooden Bridge
# Bull Island
# Bull Island

Coast Guard helicopter rescues three men who jumped into water at Clontarf's Wooden Bridge

May 13th 2018, 2:18 PM 32,749 Views 29 Comments

The men got into difficulty this afternoon.

Five people rescued after boat broke down and started to take on water
# Howth
# Howth

Five people rescued after boat broke down and started to take on water

Apr 21st 2018, 7:50 PM 22,762 Views 9 Comments

The boat was swamped with water when the Coast Guard arrived.

Deaf and partially blind dog led rescuers to child in Australian bushland after keeping her safe
# Max To The Rescue
# Max To The Rescue

Deaf and partially blind dog led rescuers to child in Australian bushland after keeping her safe

Apr 21st 2018, 1:34 PM 48,273 Views 22 Comments

Seventeen-year-old blue heeler Max stayed with the child through a rainy night before leading family and rescuers to her.

Woman rescued after falling from cliffs at Howth Head
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Woman rescued after falling from cliffs at Howth Head

Apr 21st 2018, 9:36 AM 20,495 Views 4 Comments

The Irish Coast Guard, gardaí and Dublin Fire Brigade were involved in the rescue operation.

Limerick firefighters save woman by her 'fingertips' in River Shannon rescue
# Heroic
# Heroic

Limerick firefighters save woman by her 'fingertips' in River Shannon rescue

Apr 11th 2018, 6:01 AM 26,429 Views 13 Comments

The firefighters say that it was a joint effort by everyone involved.

One elephant dies and others let loose after circus truck crashes on Spanish motorway
# Rescue
# Rescue

One elephant dies and others let loose after circus truck crashes on Spanish motorway

Apr 3rd 2018, 7:43 AM 38,726 Views 23 Comments

There were five elephants in the truck in total.

Seven teens rescued after getting stranded on Sandymount beach
# Sandymount Strand
# Sandymount Strand

Seven teens rescued after getting stranded on Sandymount beach

Mar 24th 2018, 5:05 PM 27,959 Views 24 Comments

The group had got into difficulty when caught by an incoming tide.

Gardaí warn 'stay out of the water' after swimmer rescued in Sandycove
# Stormy Waters
# Stormy Waters

Gardaí warn 'stay out of the water' after swimmer rescued in Sandycove

Mar 2nd 2018, 4:56 PM 56,111 Views 115 Comments

The woman got into difficulty in stormy waters.

'Unacceptable': Kilkee Coast Guard could struggle with the influx of tourists, Dáil told
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

'Unacceptable': Kilkee Coast Guard could struggle with the influx of tourists, Dáil told

Feb 24th 2018, 7:30 AM 13,207 Views 9 Comments

The Dáil was told that there had been six incidents last year where “no sea rescue was available” from the Kilkee Coast Guard.

Man 'extremely lucky' to be alive after falling on rocks in Cork
# Rnli Rescue
# Rnli Rescue

Man 'extremely lucky' to be alive after falling on rocks in Cork

Feb 23rd 2018, 7:14 AM 31,028 Views 6 Comments

He was seriously injured when found by a member of the public.

Seven people rescued from Carrauntoohil mountain in two separate incidents overnight
# Kerry
# Kerry

Seven people rescued from Carrauntoohil mountain in two separate incidents overnight

Feb 18th 2018, 1:17 PM 31,516 Views 51 Comments

A woman with a bad cut on her head was found as Kerry Mountain rescue were bringing another six people off the mountain.

Mountain walker found safe after going missing on Carrauntoohil last night
# Kerry
# Kerry

Mountain walker found safe after going missing on Carrauntoohil last night

Dec 27th 2017, 11:52 AM 42,323 Views 85 Comments

He rang the gardaí last night reporting that he had gotten lost on the mountain.

ISPCA urging public to come and rehome cats who were used at research facilities
# To The Rescue
# To The Rescue

ISPCA urging public to come and rehome cats who were used at research facilities

Dec 6th 2017, 7:15 PM 28,200 Views 34 Comments

So far this year, 351 cats and kittens have been responsibly rehomed from the centre in Longford.

Argentine navy says 'explosion' detected in search for missing submarine
# Rescue Mission
# Rescue Mission

Argentine navy says 'explosion' detected in search for missing submarine

Nov 23rd 2017, 2:42 PM 22,431 Views 25 Comments

The 44 crew members now missing for a week.

Search underway for fisherman missing in Galway Bay
# GALWAY BAY
# GALWAY BAY

Search underway for fisherman missing in Galway Bay

Nov 23rd 2017, 10:01 AM 10,587 Views 2 Comments

An alert was raised with the Irish Coast Guard yesterday evening when the boat failed to return to shore.

US Navy plane carrying 11 passengers crashes into Philippine Sea off coast of Japan
# Rescue
# Rescue

US Navy plane carrying 11 passengers crashes into Philippine Sea off coast of Japan

Nov 22nd 2017, 9:00 AM 10,023 Views 8 Comments

Eight people have been rescued so far.