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Saskatchewan Sending Unadoptable Black Dogs West to British Columbia
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, black dogs, adoption )

Cher Away
- 512 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.
Professional Photographers Are Snapping Pics and Saving Shelter Pets' Lives
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Cher Away
- 302 days ago - dogster.com
Getting shelter pets adopted is all about marketing -- and a good photo can make all the difference
WWF : Adopt A Tiger!!!
Offbeat  (tags: environment, animals, adoption, WWF, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher Away
- 1654 days ago - support.wwf.org.uk
In the past 100 years, wild tiger numbers have plummeted by around 95%, to as few as 3,200. Help us protect the future of the world's largest big cat.
It's 'Adopt a Shelter Cat' Month!
Offbeat  (tags: environment, animals, protection, cats, shelters, adoption )

Cher Away
- 1541 days ago - blog.peta.org
Just in time for "Adopt a Shelter Cat" Month comes some great news: In an Associated Press-Petside poll, more than half of respondents said that they plan to adopt their next cat or dog from an animal shelter--that's more than seven times the number of
Maine Shelters Protect Black Cats In October
Offbeat  (tags: black cats, animals, bizarre, superstition, adoption, interesting, odd, off-beat, safety, unusual )

Lindsey
- 1042 days ago - necn.com
Animal shelters are on alert this month, keeping an eye out for people who are looking for Halloween accessories instead of pets. That's right, black cats are suddenly chic in October.
Neglected Dog Bobby Is Pleading for a New Home
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Cher Away
- 910 days ago - rspca.org.uk
An adorable cross-breed dog that came into RSPCA care in an awful condition has only one wish - to leave the confines of kennels and be welcomed into a new home.
Barajas - Saved From the Spanish Streets - Handsome Podenco Needs a Forever Home
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Cher Away
- 1581 days ago - galgonews.com
This handsome rough-haired podenco is Barajas, who spent the first part of his life on the streets. He's now looking for his forever home.
Muddy's Christmas
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, suffering, pets, adoption, environment, protection, safety )

Cher Away
- 977 days ago - fortheloveofthedogblog.com
He was old. He was cold. He was emaciated. He looked beat and resigned. Here was a dog really down on his luck. And all he had to live in was an old cabinet stuck behind an apartment complex somewhere in Bulgaria.
Puppy Bowl 2012: Starting Lineups, Photos Revealed (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: Puppy Bowl VII, Animal Planet, puppies, adoption, video )

BarbCat
- 949 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
While Sunday's NFL conference championships will decide which teams will participate in the Super Bowl, the biggest game of the year has already announced its competitors: the starting lineup for Puppy Bowl VIII has been posted online.
Uddhav Thackeray to Adopt Tigers
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Cher Away
- 1603 days ago - ndtv.com
Expressing support to the cause of wildlife preservation, Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray has volunteered to adopt a pair of tigers at the Sanjay Gandhi National Park in Mumbai.
Phoenix: From Abuse to Adoption
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Cher Away
- 58 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.
Feeling Lucky? Adopt a Black Cat From Us!
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Cher Away
- 745 days ago - rspca.org.uk
In the UK, black cats traditionally symbolise good luck, yet sadly the cats themselves are not always so lucky.
Dog Survives Gas Chamber, Ends Up in Jersey
Offbeat  (tags: daniel, gas chambers, euthanized, survived, rescued, new home, new beginnings, adoption )

Simone
- 1035 days ago - ohmidog.com
There's something about a dog-surviving-euthanasia story -- and we've presented a few tales of such dogs, and cats, on these pages -- that grabs our hearts and won't let go. Maybe its because those dogs have beaten such overwhelming odds.
Back in Black 2 National Adoption Event
Offbeat  (tags: animals, adoption, black cats and dogs, pets, protection )

Cher Away
- 825 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
What Are No Kill Shelters?
Offbeat  (tags: what are no-kill shelters, adoption, animals, protection, dogs, cats )

Borg
- 1513 days ago - wisegeek.com
No kill shelters are animal shelters which pledge only to euthanize non-adoptable and non-treatable animals, meaning that adoptable or medically treatable animals are saved and adopted, no matter how long the adoption process might take.
 

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