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Meowhaus: Architect-Designed Home For Disabled Cats

By Lloyd Alter, TreeHugger I recently learned the shocking news from the Fluffington Post that 70% of cat architecture does not comply with the building code. It's probably because most cat ar…

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Blind Pooch Gets Guide Dog

A blind Golden Retriever named Tanner was experiencing regular seizures, and when struck by them would lose control of his bowels. A blind dog with this kind of problem obviously would not be as adopt…

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Amazing Story of Blind Rescue Dog (Video)

  You might want to break out the tissues for the heartwarming tale of Fiona, the blind and homeless dog rescued by some wonderful folks in Los Angeles. Don't worry, it has a happy ending! …

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Sweet Blind Bobcat Kitten (Video)

  Rufus the blind Bobcat kitten is thought to have been hit by a car in South Carolina. Luckily, though, he was taken in by the folks at Big Cat Rescue, and Rufus is doing much better! …

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Blind Kitten With First Toy (Video)

A day after this adorable blind kitten, Oskar, was adopted, his loving new family gave him his first toy to play with. The family bought Oskar ball with bells inside it so that he will be able to play…

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Loving Deaf Dogs

Thousands of deaf dogs are needlessly euthanized each year simply because they can't hear, and a dog that can't hear can be a tough sale at a shelter. Most people in the market to adopt a dog don't re…

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