01 Oct '11, 12pm

Shark Rescued By Venice Beach Surfers

Shark Rescued By Venice Beach Surfers

Photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/paulmannix/552060084 In light of the hard-to-swallow story I wrote about shark fin soup a few weeks ago, I was thrilled see humans show some compassion for this stunning predator. Venice beach surfers risked getting bitten by a baby great white shark this week in order to save the little guy from almost certain death, according to a story on NBC Los Angeles . California surfers pulled a baby great white shark from the ocean, removed an embedded fish hook from its mouth, and then helped the shark back into the water. It was a dangerous move that could have cost one of the surfers their hands, but fear of the shark's demise, meant they were willing to take the risk. When a fishermen realized he had accidentally hooked a shark on his line, fellow fishermen and surfers alike pulled the shark to shore to save its life. "Anytime you're around ...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/10/shark-rescued-by-...

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