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Warning: #BearSelfies Are A Dumb Idea

Just because someone owns a smart phone doesn't make them "smart." Could this be any more apparent than in Lake Tahoe, California, where a disturbingly stupid trend to rush toward wild bears in an eff…

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5,500 Dogs Will Die Today

Life expectancy for people is 75 years, for shelter animals it's 72 hours. For about 5,500 shelter dogs, today will be their last. When Mark Barone read those statistics, he knew he couldn't go o…

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Terminate Officer Kevin Dupre NOW for Shooting Puppy

A Clerburn, Texas police officer - Kevin Dupre - was caught on camera killing an innocent puppy and attempting to kill a second innocent dog. Care2 members are demanding that this officer be termi…

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African Lions Are One Step Closer to Being Protected From Trophy Hunters

African lions came a step closer to being protected from trophy hunting yesterday when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) proposed listing them as threatened under the U.S. Endangered Species …

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One Way We Can Help Stop Animal Abuse at the Circus

A lot of the petitions featured on Care2 address animal issues. Recently, we witnessed the power that a small, but targeted local petition can have over helping save animals lives in a Swiss Zoo. Care…

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Beauty Should Be Cruelty-Free, Says Care2 Member to Birchbox

What do you do when you see a company promoting products that may treat animals cruelly? In the case of Care2 member Jess Barnett, you contact the company to find out what's going on. And when they…

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Why You Should Care About Feral Cats — and How You Can Help Them

Have you ever seen a feral cat or a colony of feral cats? Many people don't know these cats exist, yet they can be found in virtually every corner of our communities, from suburban developments to …

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Ebola in Cats and Dogs: What We Know (And Don’t Know)

Raging across West Africa like the Grim Reaper, the horrific Ebola virus has already claimed 4,500 lives - and is showing no signs of slowing down. David Nabarro, the U.N. special envoy for Ebola, ann…

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Animals We Love: The Fox

The Fox: Resourceful, intelligent and super cute---what more could you ask for? If you live in a semi-rural area, or really anywhere with a few trees, you've probably seen a fox at least once. M…

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‘Ebola Dog’ in Spain To Be Euthanized By Court Order

"No good deed goes unpunished" seems to be the maxim that best describes the case of Teresa Romeo. The selfless Spanish nurse helped care for two countrymen as they were dying of Ebola, only to contra…

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Yes, Birgit. Ants are better than stevia.

Thanks for sharing.

I'm so glad Daisy survived, and that these two have been reunited!