-72.099521 “This little guy thanked me for liberating him by growling at me, charging at me, and nearly causing me to fall on my butt while backing up and trying to keep an eye on momma, who was upset that I made her little angel angry,” animal control posted to its Facebook page. (Credit: New London Animal Control/ Facebook)
On Monday, New London Animal Control posted a photo of the animal with a can stuck on its head. This raccoon was rescued by New London’s animal control department on Monday, July 10, 2017. A Connecticut animal control department came to the rescue of a young raccoon in distress earlier this week. But at the end of the day, the little raccoon was just fine. Animal control officers said they were able to “un-can” the animal and release it, with its mother keeping a close eye from the bushes a short distance away.