A helpless dog is saved from the River Bosnia following the worst floods in Bosnia and Herzegovina in a century

A video has emerged from flood-hit Bosnia and Herzegovina showing a dog being rescued from a swollen river in the city of Zenica on Thursday.

A crowd of men attempted to reach the dog as it struggled over mounds of rubbish caught up on the banks of the river, before one of them managed to pull it out by the scruff of its neck.

In the past week, Bosnia and Serbia have been hit by the heaviest rain and floods in the past 120 years with the governments declaring a state of emergency in many towns and cities.

Army helicopters have been sent to evacuate thousands of stranded residents but reports say bad weather is hampering the rescue efforts.

In Bosnia, army helicopters have been trying to rescue residents, some of whom have been sitting on their roofs waiting for help.

But reports say strong wind and rain may be hampering the efforts.


Responses to "Dog rescued from swollen River Bosnia (Video)"

  1. Anonymous says:

    all the other pos just stand and watch...

  2. Well done all those that helped that poor German Shepherd out of that river,you were very brave to have done that.<3 <3 .

  3. Anonymous says:

    why to GO to the ones that helped the poor dog, am glad to see ppl still want to help n care for dogs <3 it and may one day the ones that help get good luck to them for helping. :)

  4. Anonymous says:

    Great job guys. That is what happens when nature waterways are trenched and cemented leaving no banks.

  5. margaret says:

    earth angels at work once again thankyou for saving that poor dog

  6. Anonymous says:

    So everyone just let the dog walk away????????

  7. OMG so hard to watch....I HOPE someone took him home ....poor dog!

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