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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

A white-tail deer in Kelowna, Canada was fleeing a pack of coyotes when he became trapped on a patch of ice on a frozen lake. Conservation officers Ed Seitz and Ken Owens were called in, and they immediately took action.

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The officers’ first course of action was to get a flat boat ready to transport the deer.

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They then tranquilized the deer with a dart.

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The sedated deer was then loaded into the boat, successfully freeing him from his icy prison.

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The deer was then pulled to safety and released back into the forest. We’re glad this had a happy ending!

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