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Sparky the Survivor - Lightning Won't Stop This Bison
Animals  (tags: Survivor, bison, lightning, goodnews )

- 884 days ago -
During a survey of bison at Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge in Iowa in 2013, Wildlife Biologist Karen Viste-Sparkman noticed a blood-covered bull standing alone in the distance. Closer examination she found that Sparky had been struck by lightning.
Tiger Treks 280km in Search of Own Territory
Animals  (tags: tiger, trekkiing, traveling, territory, record books, 280km, awesome, survivor )

- 2591 days ago -
A young male tiger, wandering through Karnataka's forests in search of a patch to call its own, has achieved a feat that will put it in the record books. In 15 months, the tiger travelled 280km as the crow flies, more than the straight-line distance
Animals  (tags: pit bull, beaten, stamped on, tortured, hallfton, punishment to abusers, survivor, animal cruelty )

- 2594 days ago -
This is a call to action to make an example of Halfton's abusers. He was repeatedly kicked, his abuser stomped on his head in Gloversville, Ny, all in the presence of "by-standers" and an infant child. Please charge him with a felony--to make people
The War to Save the Rhino
Animals  (tags: rhinos, exterminated, massacred, extinction, tragedy, phila, poaching victim, survivor, sanctuary )

- 2784 days ago -
Traumatized and agitated, with bullet fragments still buried inside her, a black rhino named Phila was given sanctuary at the Johannesburg Zoo last week. Phila is a rare survivor of a global epidemic of rhino poaching, which is threatening to
ACTION ALERT: Dog Tethered and Abandoned for Two Months ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: chamberlin, abused, abandoned, starved, horrific cruelty, crime, tethered to a tree, rescued, survivor, courageous fellow, punishment for abusers )

- 2791 days ago -
Chamberlin is the survivor of horrendous neglect. He was tethered to a tree and left to die by his guardians. Apparently the owners of the house decided to move and abandoned their dogs in the process. The discovery was made September 2, when someone
Dog Survives 4 Shots To Head - Caught in Coyote Trap
Animals  (tags: roscoe, caught in coyote trap, shot four times, in head, survivor, cruelty, investigation, recovering )

- 2988 days ago -
A dog in Arizona is recovering after it was caught in a coyote trap, then shot four times in the head. Roscoe, a German Shepard mix, got its leg caught in a coyote trap near its home about a week ago
Horse That Was Dragged Will Survive, Says Vet - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: investigation family horse, stolen, dragged, horrific cruelty, survivor, recovering, tough fellow )

- 2993 days ago -
Vets say the 3-year-old horse, Jody, who is believed to have been tied to a vehicle and dragged down a road, will survive. Jody's owners discovered the horrible act Monday after Jody wandered from his home pasture and was returned nearly dead.
Puppy Frozen to Railroad Tracks Rescued By Railroad Inspector
Animals  (tags: rescued, puppy, frozen railway line, survivor, adoption, animal lovers, railroad inspector )

- 3044 days ago -
Lois McLean's husband, Gary, an inspector for the CSX Railroad, started his day inspecting the railroad tracks in Bessemer, Alabama on a frigid morning of January 9, 2010, temperature around 14 degrees. Gary explained that he inspects the tracks from his
Video of Dog Who Survived An Amazing 6 Yrs Alone in the Grand Canyon
Animals  (tags: survivor, video, dog, shaggy, 6 years, alone, grand canyon, rescued )

- 3081 days ago -
This is a remarkable tale of a dog named Shaggy, who survived alone in the wild of the Grand Canyon for an amazing 6 years. He is now at a rescue where they will see if he is able to be rehabilitated.
Cheeky Predator Defies All Attempts to Evict It
Animals  (tags: clever fellow, wildlife, coyote, survivor, predator, humans )

- 3090 days ago -
Protected by the cover of darkness, the coyote stalked the perimeter of the quiet cul-de-sac, the howling of dogs heralding his return.
Border Terrier Left For Dead Gets a Merry Christmas
Animals  (tags: border, ill, starving, abandoned, cold, rescued, courageous, survivor, christmas, new beginning, new home, loved )

- 3103 days ago -
A Border Terrier left to die in the winter cold is now looking forward to a happy Christmas, thanks to kind-hearted vets and volunteers in County Durham. Staff at Westway Veterinary Group helped save Mimm the Terrier when she was found close to death in
Kitten Survives 120-Mile Trip Beneath SUV
Animals  (tags: kitten, beneath SUV, travelling, 120 miles, survivor, tough )

- 3109 days ago -
For once, curiosity didn't kill the cat. A 3-month-old kitten rode beneath a SUV for more than 120 miles Wednesday. Marc Lichty left Olympia, Wash., in his SUV after finishing up a day of work. Along the way to Tualatin, he stopped at a rest stop
Escaped Lynx Aisha Faces Winter in the Wild
Animals  (tags: escaped alisha, lynx, photographed, living in wild, alive and well, survivor )

- 3109 days ago -
The female lynx known as Aisha that escaped from an animal sanctuary in canton Jura nearly three months ago is alive and well, photographed by a young woman in the Vallée de Joux. Zoologists have been trying to track the feline since the breakout, hoping
Horse Left Abandoned Near Rulison Survives Gunshot to Head
Animals  (tags: elderly grey gelding, shot in head, abandoned, investigation, veterinary treatment, survivor, animal cruelty, crime )

- 3136 days ago -
The Garfield County Sheriff's Department is investigating an animal cruelty case in which someone shot a horse in the head and abandoned it. The horse survived being shot with what appears to have been a small-caliber gun, but it's unclear if it will
Up and Running, the 'Bionic' Hound Who Chewed His Limbs Off to Get Out of a Hunting Trap
Animals  (tags: dog, re, bravery, survivor, caught hunting trap, chewed limbs off, courageous )

- 3142 days ago -
Tearing across the park, Andre the mongrel looks just like any other dog. But a closer look at the Alsation-Rottweiler mix reveals that his ability to walk - let alone run - is something of a miracle. That's because Andre only has two legs - after

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