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People in India Rescue a Trapped Baby Elephant- VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: baby elephant, trapped, ditch, rescuers, villagers, rescued, compassion )

- 1303 days ago -
It's always great to see people care about God's creatures. When this elephant was trapped in a ditch in India, a big group of villagers came together to save the day. Check it out!
On Mother's Day: Caring for All Creatures
Offbeat  (tags: mothers day, wild animals, mothers, compassion, respect )

- 1370 days ago -
This Mother's Day, as we celebrate our own mothers, we can also celebrate the many people who adopt other species, wild and domestic, and love them as their own. Sometimes it takes a village to practice this interspecies adoption.
Police Officer Helps a Frightened Deer - So Heartwarming- VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: frightened deer, road, police officers, helps, protects, compassion, kindness )

- 1380 days ago -
Police officers sometimes get a bad rap, but this video shows that they are very caring not only for humans but for animals as well. This frightened deer will agree that he is a hero - watch what he does :
Change for a Dollar   video
Offbeat  (tags: Change for a dollar, change, compassion, money, tears )

- 1480 days ago -
Is he asking for Change, or is he asking for CHANGE? Follow a man as he affects multiple peoples' lives with just one dollar, proving that it doesn't take much to be the change in someone's life.
Nine Thanksgiving Children's Stories Where Turkeys Are Heroes Not Food
Offbeat  (tags: turkeys, thankgiving, compassion, bonding, turkeys, friendship, children )

- 1539 days ago -
Traditionally, stories involving Thanksgiving end up with a turkey on the table, but as more families are celebrating Thanksgiving by seeking more mindful and compassionate choices, they're also looking for children's stories where the turkey has a happy
Poaching Crisis as Kenyans Walk in Solidarity With Animals
Offbeat  (tags: world animal day, kenyans, walk, compassion, animal welfare, against poaching )

- 1586 days ago -
And as the world animal day's welfare awareness and sensitization walk comes to a close, allow me to note that though animals are part and parcel of the global web of life and they contribute immensely to enriching human life.
PETITION: Give Doris Day The Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award! PLEASE SIGN !
Offbeat  (tags: doris day, jean hesholt humaqnitarian award, movie industry, kindness, compassion, animal activist )

- 1613 days ago -
We the undersigned humbly petition the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to award Doris Day The Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award.
Fiona and Goober...Love at First Sight
Offbeat  (tags: primate sanctuary, abused monkeys, safety, home, compassion, bonding, love )

- 1628 days ago -
Goober was born in his native land and stolen from his home and family when he was just a youngster. Goober was sold into research where he spent nearly 20 years in a tiny squeeze cage - all alone.
Mass Animal Suffering and the Collapse of Compassion
Offbeat  (tags: society, animal activists, animal suffering, compassion )

- 1643 days ago -
A strange paradox constantly confronts activists in the animal protection movement: many members of the public express appropriate revulsion at cruelty against individual animals (e.g., the dog beaten by his owner) while simultaneously responding with
PETITION ALERT: I Pledge to Do at Least ONE Thing Effective for the Elephants Every Day! PLEASE SIGN !
Offbeat  (tags: pledge, kindness, compassion, elephant welfare, elephants, exploitated )

- 1645 days ago -
Elephants are being killed at +/- 100 a day in Africa for their tusks to fuel the bloody trade in Ivory. Elephants are abused everyday in circuses, zoos and on the streets of Thailand.
Buddhists Free Lobsters to Live Another Day
Offbeat  (tags: buddhists, kindness, compassion, freed, rescued lobsters, freedom )

- 1646 days ago -
A group of Tibetan Buddhists released 534 lobsters into the Atlantic ocean on Wednesday, saving the creatures from certain death and earning themselves extra karma.
Grief and Joy
Offbeat  (tags: grief, joy, twin, appreciation, gratitude, life, compassion, caring, interesting, world )

Care For
- 1647 days ago -
Grief and joy are more like twin sisters than the sworn enemies we often take them to be.Grief comes from a heartrending appreciation of what matters most to us; while joy reawakens us to life's wonder even when we've discovered how precarious it is.
PETITION : Pro Athletes: Continue Inspiring Your Fans to Be Animal Advocates! PLEASE SIGN !
Offbeat  (tags: professional athletes, teaching, compassion, kindness, young people, animal advocates, fufrture )

- 1656 days ago -
This petition is to honor and thank the professional athletes that take their time to promote animal welfare and believe that animals should be respected.
MARIAH and Her Friends.
Offbeat  (tags: mustang, mariah, sanctuary, donkeys, pigs, safety, home, compassion )

- 1727 days ago -
MARIAH is an 8 year old mustang mare, she has been at the sanctuary since she was 11 months old. Captured in Nevada by the BLM when she was five months old, Mariah somehow " lost" her mother during this BLM roundup. She spent 6 months with BLM, and
It's Springtime, Which Means Love Is In The Air
Offbeat  (tags: beautiful photos, animals, springtime, bonding, feelings, compassion, love, friends )

- 1730 days ago -
(PHOTO GALLERY) It's springtime, and love is in the air. Check out these pictures of animals in love. --

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