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Little Dog Saved From Death Row Gets His Own Spa Day
Offbeat  (tags: animals, rescue, old dog )

- 16 days ago -
They decided Melvins quality of life, at this point, was paramount. Melvin was joined by Charlie, also a rescue from a Los Angeles shelter. And Sophie. And Russell the cat. All rescues. All going, literally from deaths door, to the lap of luxury.
Homeless Dogs Are Scared Of Being Rescued, Until They Realize They Are Going TOGETHER
Offbeat  (tags: rescue, scared )

- 17 days ago -
Hope for Paws, a rescue group in Los Angeles, California, got a call about two homeless pit bulls who had been living together in a truck yard for over six months.
Horse Imprisoned In Stall For Years Learns To Trust Man Who Set Him Free
Offbeat  (tags: rescue )

- 20 days ago -
Monty was one among many horses and dogs found on a 10-acre property in Scottsdale, Arizona, in the summer of 2014. Trisha Houlihan, founder and executive director of Saving Paws Rescue, AZ of Phoenix, had been alerted about neglected dogs on the proper
Father and Son Team Rescue Dog Left in Tar Pit to Die
Offbeat  (tags: father, son, rescue, puppy, tail wagging ending )

- 28 days ago -
A father and son team are heroes today. The pair came across a poor dog stuck in a pit of Tarmac, or a tar pit if you will, who was apparently left to die. They happened upon the dog on accident, but were glad that they could help save a life.
Loyal Fish Stays By Trapped Friends Side Until Help Arrives
Offbeat  (tags: rescue, fish )

- 34 days ago -
Fish do not only have feelings, they can also be faithful. A little pufferfish had somehow gotten trapped in a fishing net on the ocean floor. But rather than swim away leaving his companion behind, the other fish stayed by his side.
Monkey Who Spent 7 Years In Cage Now Has Her Very Own Palace
Offbeat  (tags: rescue )

- 34 days ago -
Abu spent her first seven years in a tiny cage that had been welded shut. She had never committed any crimes, and yet had lived her entire life behind bars.

Animals  (tags: Zoo Animal Cruelty, huge suffering, deplorable conditions, neglected animals, starved animals, animalrights, animalwelfare, rescue, prevention of further mistreatment, stronger protection )

- 67 days ago -
The Surabaya Zoo goes beyond the standard horrors of neglect seen in other zoos. These animals live in substandard cages until they die of starvation. Photographs show no proper care given to these animals, and with matted coats and protruding bones,...
PETITION - Close Zoo Reportedly Allowing Animals to Cannibalize Each Other
Animals  (tags: zoo animal suffering, starving animals, neglected animals, cannibalism, animalrights, animalwelfare, prevention of further mistreatment, rescue, stronger protection laws, proper care )

- 74 days ago -
An African baboon is suffering greatly after zookeepers allegedly allowed its cage-mates to cannibalize it. A photo posted on Facebook by a concerned visitor of the Zagazig Zoo in Egypt shows gaping wounds on the animal's legs. The large black scabs...
PETITION - These Lions Haven't EATEN in Weeks and Need URGENT Rescue! Don't Let Them Down!
Animals  (tags: zoo animal suffering, Zoo Animal Cruelty, conflict zones, proper care, rescue, animalrights, animalwelfare, prevention of further mistreatment, ethics, Release Into Sanctuary, stronger protection )

- 83 days ago -
The animals are kept in a zoo in the city of Taiz, Yemen. Due to the intense conflicts in the area, the facility has been abandoned and the animals have been left behind to fend for themselves. As you can see, they are not doing too well. They haven't...
Sperm Whale Fights for Life After Being Washed Up on British Coast as Death Toll From North Sea Pod Hits 23
Offbeat  (tags: Sperm whale, rescue, save, UK, North Sea )

- 85 days ago -
The race is on to save another sperm whale washed up on the British coast today.
VIDEO: Oregon State Police Flip Elk Stuck on His Back in Deep Snow.
Offbeat  (tags: elk, snow, stuck, police, rescue, off-beat, wildlife, goodnews, interesting )

- 89 days ago -
Watch as two State Police officers work to rescue this beautiful elk.
PETITION - Close Zoo Allowing Animals to Starve to Death
Animals  (tags: zoo animals, horrible conditions, huge suffering, starved animals, barbaric animal cruelty, rescue, animalrights, animalwelfare, sadness, proper treatment, release, stronger protection )

- 93 days ago -
Animals are suffering from neglect, starvation and disease at the South Jungle Zoo. The zoo, located in the Gaza strip, was once a popular attraction for families and schoolchildren before armed conflicts brought business to a halt.
PETITION - Punish Backyard Puppy Breeder That Starves and Abuses Animals!
Animals  (tags: unprofessional breeding, animal abuse, puppy cruelty, starving dogs, stronger breeding regulations, punishment for animal abusers, animalwelfare, justice for animals, rescue, prevention of cruelty to animals, stronger protection laws )

- 100 days ago -
The man in the photo is a puppy breeder. As you can see in the other two pictures, his consideration for the welfare of the dogs is just about zero. All he is interested in is making as much profit as possible. He uses social media to promote his...
Petition: Ask Hilary Clinton to Save 23 Baby Elephants in China From Death
Animals  (tags: elephant welfare, China's Animal Cruelty, baby elephants, rescue, elephant welfare, ethics, huge suffering, prevention of cruelty to animals, compassion for animals, protection act )

- 101 days ago -
In 2013, Hilary Rodam Clinton agreed to take up the public fight of saving African Elephants from poaching, which is very commendable. However, the issue of baby elephants, orphaned by elephants that were poached, remains to be addressed.
Dog Saves Stranded Sea Turtle on New England Beach
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, dog, turtle, rescue, unusual, interesting )

- 103 days ago -
Officials said the turtle would likely not have survived further exposure to the sub 20-degree temperatures experienced at the beach on Monday morning.

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