World's luckiest fish survives out of water for nearly 20 minutes

Move over Nemo from 'Finding Nemo.' There's a new star in town!

Nemo the goldfish is either super lucky or has super powers.

First, he narrowly avoided being eaten by a cat in a Sylvester-Tweety situation with fewer feathers and more gills.

Then, he also managed to survive out of water for at least fifteen minutes straight.

Nemo was dragged from a garden pond by a cat and was discovered by some good samaritans who rushed him to a vet in Exeter to attend to his injuries.

At the vet he was given antibiotics and an X-ray. Can you imagine little Nemo in a tiny lead apron?

Luckily, he didn't have any broken bones, but his fins and scales were damaged.

Veterinary nurse Claire Smith said, "We've never had a stray fish before and one that has had a happy ending like this."

The staff plan to keep their little patient for another week and are searching for his new owner online.

Nemo's expected to make a full recovery. That's one fortunate fish!

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Cyrus Fakroddin and his pet goat Cocoa take a taxi ride in New York, April 7, 2012. Cocoa is a 3-year-old Alpine Pygmy mixed goat who lives with its owner Fakroddin in Summit, New Jersey. They frequently take trips into Manhattan to enjoy the city. Fakroddin raised Cocoa since she was 2 months old and treats her like a human. "She doesn't like goats, she doesn't like farms, she likes the people and the city." Fakroddin said. Picture taken April 7, 2012. REUTERS/Allison Joyce (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY ANIMALS)
Handler Jorge Garcia-Bengochea holds Honor, a miniature therapy horse from Gentle Carousel Miniature Therapy Horses, as they are greeted by a child outside Kravis Children's Hospital at Mount Sinai in the Manhattan borough of New York City, March 16, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Deke Breuer feeds his dog Cahlupa some lasagna in Times Square in the Manhattan borough of New York, September 4, 2015. Breuer, originally from Detroit, have been living and traveling for the last few years and has taught his dog many tricks. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A man eats a sausage as his pet rat rests on his shoulder at Union Square in New York, June 13, 2013. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
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Jason Loewenstein cleans up after his pet pig, Emmett, while taking the animal for a walk in New York March 8, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY)
A pet is blessed during the "Blessing of the Animals" at the Christ Church United Methodist in Manhattan, New York December 7, 2014. REUTERS/Elizabeth Shafiroff (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANIMALS RELIGION SOCIETY)
French bulldog Watson is wheeled to a ring for judging at the 2016 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in the Manhattan borough of New York City, February 15, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Henry, an African spurred tortoise, walks in the grass of Central Park as his walker Amalia McCallister sits in New York, U.S., May 19, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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