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Rescued Dog Saves 6 Abandoned Kittens (Photos)

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Rescued Dog Saves 6 Abandoned Kittens (Photos)

Banzé (or “Scamp”) was once a homeless dog—so when he heard the plaintive mews of an abandoned litter of kittens, he did not hesitate to save them, as he had once been saved.

The kittens were trapped inside a box atop a trash heap, in a neighborhood near Săo Paulo’s Jardim Aeroporto. He gently tore the box apart, and then carried the kittens—one by one—back to his human’s home. (source)

Photos Credit: Ilse Simone Petersen Götzö, via Helped by Animals

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1:40AM PDT on Sep 3, 2013

Very sweet story but does no-one question what the dog's owner was doing while he was walking the streets and climbing around trash heaps? Does not sound like a responsible owner to me.

10:50AM PDT on Jul 19, 2013

What a sweet dog

4:23PM PDT on May 27, 2013

Thank you for warming my heart :)))))

2:26AM PDT on May 27, 2013

Just lovely!

4:48AM PDT on May 24, 2013

beautiful story-thank you for sharing

4:14PM PDT on Apr 8, 2013

see animals know when others are in need specially young ones, humans should really learn uncondiotional love no matter how we look. animals are awesome accept differences of species.

3:06PM PDT on Apr 8, 2013

People should learn from the animals..

2:59PM PDT on Apr 8, 2013

Animals constantly prove they are more loving than most humans and wiser...how is it we still think we're at the top of the pole?

11:19AM PDT on Apr 8, 2013

So sweet!

3:22AM PDT on Apr 8, 2013

awesome, this story made my day, beautiful photos one can really feel the love and nurturing

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