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Meet Rufus, a Blind Cat Who's a Master of the Cardboard Arts
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, rescued, blind cat Rufus, Master of the Cardboard Arts, adoption, pictures, Rufus Miracle Monday Hero )

BarbCat
- 81 days ago - catster.com
This rescue cat's box-hopping antics are all the more impressive considering his limited sight. "Blind cats are sometimes euthanized at shelters, so I wanted to give this one a home," says San Francisco-based photographer Josh Norem when asked when
Phoenix: From Abuse to Adoption
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, dogs, protection, suffering, cruelty, rescued, adoption )

Cher
- 114 days ago - all-creatures.org
A terribly disturbed human being had intentionally poured BOILING WATER on this sweet dog's head. Like molten lava, it dripped and swirled around her ears, down her back and around her sides.
Heartwarming: Adoption of An Orphan Chimpanzee
Offbeat  (tags: good news, photos, funny pictures, orphan, monkey, chimpanzee, dogs, adoption )

Evelyn
- 160 days ago - joyreactor.com
After a mother chimpanzee who lived in a zoo died, one of the zoo's employees took the baby chimp home to care for it. It never crossed his mind that his dog, who had recently given birth would adopt the chimp and raise it with her pups.
Hillside :ALTERNATIVE TO BETTING ON SATURDAY'S GRAND NATIONAL... Adopt a Rescued Horse...
Offbeat  (tags: AnimalWelfare, horses, adoption, sanctuary, donations, gifts, rescued, protection, safety, treatment, pictures, photos, health )

Borg
- 203 days ago - us2.campaign-archive1.com
Instead of supporting the heartless racing industry by betting on the cruel Grand National, please consider 'adopting' a rescued horse at Hillside Animal Sanctuary. Included in the 900 rescued horses, ponies and donkeys rescued from the racing industry.
Lindsey Vonn Adopts Shelter Dog With a Bum Knee
Offbeat  (tags: sports, adoption, dog, injury, sad, happy )

Giana
- 289 days ago - grindtv.com
Day after she announces withdrawal from Winter Olympics because of a bum knee, America's downhill skiing sweetheart takes in an unwanted dog
Steven Seagal Adopts Stray Dog In Bucharest, Romania
Offbeat  (tags: steven stegal, kindness, real man, adoption, romanian stray dog )

Simone
- 337 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
He plays the tough guy in movies but actor Steven Seagal showed his soft side when he adopted one of Bucharest's street dogs. The dogs have been in the news after a 4-year-old boy was fatally mauled by a stray in August and Parliament passed a law all
Will Couple Be Jailed for Returning Adopted Son After Nine Years?
Offbeat  (tags: Adoption, Returning Adopted Son, Criminal, Child Abuse/Neglect, Bad Parenting, children )

PrimaSICK
- 343 days ago - shine.yahoo.com
The parents, Cleveland and Lisa Cox, adopted the 9-year-old as an infant through Butler County Children Services; they brought him back there in October, citing issues of "aggressive behaviors" for which he had refused help.
Professional Photographers Are Snapping Pics and Saving Shelter Pets' Lives
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs, adoption )

Cher
- 358 days ago - dogster.com
Getting shelter pets adopted is all about marketing -- and a good photo can make all the difference
Lifesaving Cat Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, cats, adoption, pictures )

Cher
- 439 days ago - catchannel.com
Top pet photographer Seth Casteel and cat behaviorist Jackson Galaxy help shelters take better pictures to get cats adopted.
Saskatchewan Sending Unadoptable Black Dogs West to British Columbia
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, black dogs, adoption )

Cher
- 568 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
We humans are very odd creatures. Even though we're supposed to be rational thinking beings, we like what we like and shun what we don't, even if there's no logical reason for our prejudice. I'm talking in this case about black dogs.
Amur Leopard Adoption Launched
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, adoption, amur leopards )

Cher
- 695 days ago - indrus.in
In a bid to save the endangered species, companies and private individuals have been invited to adopt a leopard as part of a WWF programme
Could You Adopt a Bewitching Black Cat?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, black cats, adoption )

Cher
- 733 days ago - rspca.org.uk
With the magic of Halloween almost upon us, one RSPCA centre is appealing to local people to consider adopting one of the many bewitching black cats in their care.
Feeling Lucky? Adopt a Black Cat From Us!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, black cats, pets, adoption, environment, protection, pets )

Cher
- 801 days ago - rspca.org.uk
In the UK, black cats traditionally symbolise good luck, yet sadly the cats themselves are not always so lucky.
Abused Iranian Cat Finds Home In California
Offbeat  (tags: abused iranian cat, surgery, funding, guardian, new home, adoption, maloos )

Simone
- 864 days ago - globalanimal.org
Maloos the tabby cat was found on the streets of Iran covered in mud and gasoline with critical wounds and deformities in his legs and spine. After he was taken in by the Sayeh Animal Guardians, he was flown to San Francisco for medical care.
Back in Black 2 National Adoption Event
Offbeat  (tags: animals, adoption, black cats and dogs, pets, protection )

Cher
- 881 days ago - events.bestfriends.org
Last year, the Back in Black adoption event was introduced to showcase black dogs and cats and give them the best chance at being adopted. And over 900 pets found homes! This year, we're back with Back in Black 2. Our goal is to find good homes for 1,000
 

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