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Dog Chews Off Own Foot to Escape Chain After 5 Years of Solitude and Suffering   video
Offbeat  (tags: dog cruelty, crime, suffering, Animal Rescue, goodnews )

Barb
- 10 days ago - youtube.com
A dog left chained under a vacant house for five years after her owner was murdered, was forced to chew off her own foot to escape from the tether.
Canada's Biggest Wildlife Hospital Could Be Coming to Scarborough
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife hospital, canada, scarborough, animals, humans, goodnews, wildlife )

Lone
- 15 days ago - cbc.ca
The new centre will cover 34,000 square feet and, according to a TWC hand-out. it will include "a full veterinary hospital including surgery, exam rooms, intensive care units, x-ray, diagnostic labs and more."
Guardian,Man Dressed as Gorilla Completes London Marathon in 6 Days
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, animals, wildlife, goodnews, marathon, gorillas )

Ruth
- 26 days ago - theguardian.com
Police officer raises money for one of my fave charities ,The Gorilla Organization after crawling 26 mile route on all fours! What a feat! He has raised £26,000 so far for the charity.Well done to him.
Toddler Takes Care Of 3-Day-Old Baby Cow When Calf's Mother Dies - Good News Network
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, cute, children, animals )

Glenn
- 31 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
This 2-year-old girl has become totally inseparable from her new best friend: an orphaned 3-days-old baby calf.
Mummies Discovered in Ancient Tomb Near Egypt's Luxor
Offbeat  (tags: antiquitities, archaeologists, culture, Egyptian, environment, goodnews, humans, interesting, society, tombs )

Rosemary
- 39 days ago - ca.yahoo.com
Luxor (Egypt) (AFP) - Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed several mummies, colourful wooden sarcophagi and more than 1,000 funerary statues in a 3,500-year-old tomb near the city of Luxor hailed as an "important discovery". Antiquities officials
Space Tails: 'CatStronauts' Meow Boldly Through the Cosmos
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, books, cats, children, funny, goodnews, humor, interesting, NASA, off-beat, pictures, science, unusual )

Rosemary
- 40 days ago - space.com
A new breed of fictional space travelers is blasting off into the cosmos. They're furry, fun and fantastically hilarious âEUR" meet the CatStronauts! The new graphic novel series "CatStronauts" combines some of the world's favorite pets with real space
Above All - Michael W. Smith   video
Offbeat  (tags: Easter, society, goodnews, Jesus )

MmAway
- 42 days ago - youtu.be
Had to post this ~ Easter is not about Egg Hunts etc. I couldn't live with myself unless I posted what Easter Means TO ME! Bless all of you.
Campbell Remess, the Tasmanian Teddy Bear Maker, Creates 'Hero' Toy for 7yo UK Bullying Victim
Offbeat  (tags: children, goodnews, humans )

Katka
- 48 days ago - abc.net.au
Campbell Remess, the young teddy bear maker from Tasmania famed on the internet for his work for sick children, has created a new type of bear inspired by a boy in England who suffered horrific injuries after he was bullied at school.
Rehabilitated Rhinos Sighted in Indian Forest Range - VIDEOS
Offbeat  (tags: rhinos, rehabilitated, indian forest range, animals, environment, photos, goodnews, wildlife )

Lone
- 53 days ago - ifaw.org
Nearly two years after going back to the wild, Sohola, the hand-raised adult male rhino that was released in the western forest range of Kaziranga National Park was sighted today near Gendamari forest camp.
Do Cats Prefer People or Food? Surprising Study Will Have You Purring - Good News Network
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, cats, pets )

Glenn
- 58 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Dog lovers may call cats arrogant and cold, but this study shows the complete opâEUR"purrrâEUR"site.
TAKE ACTION: 88-Year-Old Canadian Man Knits 10,000 Socks For Homeless
Offbeat  (tags: canadian man, knitting socks, homeless, goodnews, humans, interesting, unusual, society )

Lone
- 61 days ago - globalcitizen.org
"When my wife passed away in 2010, I felt the loss that everybody feels, and had nothing to do," said Rutherford. "(My son) said to me, 'If you want to help yourself, help somebody else.'"
Meet Julia Hawkins, the 101 Year-Old Who Has Recently Taken Up Competitive Running
Offbeat  (tags: competitive running, senior olympics, goodnews, humans, interesting, society, unusual, women, world )

Lone
- 64 days ago - runnersworld.com
She is training for the 50- and 100-meter dash at the upcoming Senior Olympics.
Joel, 13, Has Such Bad Autism He Couldn't Leave Home... Until Caddie Came Along
Offbeat  (tags: Caddie, Joel, dog, animals, friends, off-beat, goodnews )

Scooby
- 78 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Four years ago, Joel Sayer could not leave the house, not even to step into the garden. His autism, and other disorders, meant that he was trapped in a confusing and silent existence, unable to speak to people âEUR" and terrified of setting foot outside.
 

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