French Activists Save Exhausted Deer From Hunters

An exhausted deer had a lucky escape on Saturday, September 19, as an animal rights group saved it from a hunt in Compiegne, north of Paris.

According to AVA France, the deer was chased out of the forest on Saturday morning. They recorded it in a state of exhaustion outside a construction site near a school.

The footage shows activists shooing hunting dogs away from the animal, and police in attendance. Credit: AVA France via Storyful