Man falls in well rescuing pet cat

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GAFFNEY, SC – Joey Dover of Gaffney, SC, rescued his beloved cat Buttons from a 35 foot well, but not before having to be rescued himself.

After Dover’s beloved cat of 10 years, Buttons disappeared, he was devastated. Then one day he heard her meowing from a well. Dover decided to tie a rope around his waist and the other end to his pickup as he made his way down the well. However, it didn’t work and Dover ended up falling down the well with Buttons.

Several hours later rescue crews were able to get them out.