Pool Guy Saves Drowning Squirrel’s Life With CPR
The heartwarming story of a man who saved a drowning squirrel’s life by giving it CPR is capturing the attention of people around the world.Rick Gruber, a pool man from Phoenix, Arizona, found this little ground squirrel drowning in a pool he was working at. After fishing it out, he began giving it CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation), though he was careful not to use his mouth – for fear of being bitten or catching a disease.Eventually, the squirrel showed signs of life. All in all, he spent about an hour with it before it finally felt good enough to scamper off into the wilderness.“I would do [CPR] for anybody. A rodent, a dog, a cat, anything,” the compassionate pool guy told.