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OCT 11, 2013 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Raccoon survives wildfire with help from humans

(AP) — A tiny raccoon's sheer determination and will to survive the Yarnell Hill wildfire offers an inspiration to all those struggling to recover from the devastating disaster. "Typically, given its condition, it's something we would euthanize right away," conceded Mike Demlong, wildlife education program manager for the Arizona Game and Fish Department. Because it came from the Yarnell Hill fire and had such a rough time, we decided to give it a second chance. A baby golden eagle wasn't so lucky; wildlife officials believe it likely died trying to leave its nest too early because of the ... Read More

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