Ukraine rescuers use bare hands to dig up and save puppy from ruins of destroyed building

UKRAINE (KABC) -- A ray of hope amid the devastating war in Ukraine: Rescuers save a puppy from the ruins of a building.

They dug with their bare hands after hearing the puppy whining from under the rubble.

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An orphaned and emaciated mountain lion cub spotted by hikers in the San Francisco area was brought to the Oakland Zoo where she's being treated.

Video shows rescuers pulling the puppy out alive and apparently unharmed.

The dog's owner, an older gentleman, expressed gratitude to the rescuers while holding the trembling puppy in his arms.

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