To save or not to save a distressed skunk It was a pretty big question for Canadian Michael Jeffrey. Jeffrey was driving to work when he found a stumbling skunk on the road with an aluminum can stuck on its head. The man struggled between his feelings of wanting to help the creature and the knowledge that he would likely get sprayed in the process. Nevertheless, he took the plunge. “I just jumped in, took some bold action and got the can pried three quarters of the way off his face as gently as I could,” he said. While the skunk was about to shake the can the rest of the way off, Jeffrey was already fleeing to avoid a stinky situation. Jeffrey managed to get far enough away that the spray didn’t get him. “When I look back, I just let out this big 'Wow!’ I was so happy for both of us.”

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