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10 Amazing Women Behind Animal Shelters, Rescues, and Sanctuaries
Animals  (tags: rescuing animals, outstanding women in animal rescue, heroes, shelter animals, rescue groups, women, animals, animalwefare, good news, protection )

- 105 days ago -
Where would all the world's domestic animals be without help from shelters, rescues and sanctuaries? We owe it to these organizations for having saved countless lives over the years, and finding homes for many others
Tiger Caught In Barbed Wire Saved By Villagers In India (GRAPHIC PHOTO)
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, suffering, tigeress, barbed wire, crime, cruelty, endangered, villagers, India, heroes, rescued )

- 643 days ago -
Villagers in India are being applauded for "their exemplary restraint and positive conservation attitude" after saving a tiger that got trapped in a barbed-wire fence.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE! To the Rescue -- Finding a Purpose for Rejected Shelter Dogs
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, heroes, making a difference, protection, humans, dogs, goodnews, GoodNews, animaladvocates )

- 1111 days ago -
When disaster strikes and people are buried in rubble, there's often no better search tool than a dog's nose. Wilma Melville's nonprofit trains dogs to be search-and-rescue specialists
ACTION ALERT: U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 (202) 224-3121: Honor Vietnam War Dogs! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: honour, legalisation, war dogs, vietnam wars, companions, heroes, courageous, protectors )

- 1147 days ago -
They are America's unsung heroes. They are just as much a contributing factor, in some cases more so, than any American who served in the Vietnam War and are credited as responsible for saving over 10,ooo American lives in that war.
Who's Your Pet Hero?
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, heroes, environment, protection )

- 1653 days ago -
We all have human heroes-whether they're our mom or a Pulitzer prize winner. But what about the furry, four-legged kind? Pets have saved families from house fires, pulled drowning victims safely to shore and bravely put themselves between kids and
Dogs Save Life of Owner Who Slipped and Broke His Neck While Out Walking Them
Animals  (tags: dogs, pair of jack russells, heroes, saved owners life, bonding, broken neck )

- 1814 days ago -
A man who slipped and broke his neck while walking his dogs was kept alive overnight after his two pets cuddled up to him to keep him warm. Father-of-two Michael Dyer, 66, fell down a 30ft slope at a remote beauty spot as he exercised Jack Russells
Sea Shepherd to Make Bigger Splash
Animals  (tags: sea shepherd, installion water cannon, fighting whale slaughter, conservation, heroes )

- 1829 days ago -
THE Sea Shepherd Conservation Society's anti-whaling ship, the Steve Irwin, will be fitted with a water cannon for the looming summer stoush with Japanese whalers. The 59.5 metre ship, a former Scottish fisheries protection vessel, has been docked in
13-Pound Pooch Takes Hero Pet of the Year - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, heroes, pets, protection, environment )

- 1855 days ago -
Meet Chi Chi, this little chihuahua mix is 13-pounds of attitude and now the Reader's Digest Hero Pet of the Year! Seems this little guy was out basking on Indian Beach on North Carolina's Outer Banks with his owners, Rick and Mary Lane, when he became
Hero Dog Protects Injured 89-Year-Old Man From Cougars - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, heroes, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 1856 days ago -
Raymond Orr, 89 of Centralia, WA, was out riding his four-wheeler on his property last week when the vehicle hit a log and overturned. Stranded and injured with broken bones, Orr spent two days, helpless and in the rain until relatives finally found hi
Dog Who Challenged Lion Named K-9 Hero
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, heroes, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, protection )

- 1935 days ago -
Hoggie - the dog who tangled with a mountain lion in the Cleveland National Forest earlier this month - was named K-9 Hero of the Year in a parade in Arcadia on Saturday.
Celebrate the Bravery and Heroism of Our Canine Friends
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, heroes, bravery, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, protection )

- 1991 days ago -
Canine Heroes have been celebrated in films like Lassie, Rin Tin Tin, and Benji. Nursing hospital patients celebrate the visits of therapy dogs. Dogs have always helped humans. Thousands of years ago, when the first canines showed up at the campfires of
Shelter Dog a Hero When Shelter Broken Into - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, shelters, heroes, broken into, AnimalWelfare, pets, environment, protection )

- 1992 days ago -
The Saint Joseph County Humane Society was broken into during the overnight hours and although the low-life scum managed to make off with loot, drugs and more, they got a surprise that probably kept them from doing even more damage, a German Shepherd
Just a Dog? I Don't Think So
Animals  (tags: dogs, heroes, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 1994 days ago -
Pretty much everyone here knows that a dog is never "just a dog" and some dogs are much more, heroes in their own way. This is a story about one of the heroes, at least to some residents of a nursing home and some school children who have had
Grufts: Rescue Dog Wins the People's Vote
Animals  (tags: dogs, animals, heroes, rescue, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, pets, AnimalCruelty )

- 2014 days ago -
Tosca was found "alone, starved, blind and tied to a tree in the middle of a snowy night ... Despite not having the strength to stand up he actively sought to embrace his rescuers."
Courageous Canines Enter Hall of Fame
Animals  (tags: animals, hall of fame, dogs, heroes, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 2322 days ago -
Five furry heroes get Purina's red-carpet treatment in recognition of their lifesaving paws for effect.

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