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Plea for 'Forever Home' for Dog Overlooked By 14,000 People
Offbeat  (tags: animal, dog, rescue centre, Darlington, UK )

Ray
- 85 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A Darlington rescue centre has put out a plea for help in finding a "forever home" for a dog that has been overlooked by 14,000 potential owners.
Battersea Dogs & Cats Home Seek Home for Agoraphobic Dog
Offbeat  (tags: agoraphobic, health, animal, dog, Battersea, UK )

Ray
- 85 days ago - bbc.co.uk
An animal charity is appealing for a new home for a dog who cannot be walked. Whisper, a Staffordshire Bull Terrier, is agoraphobic and "terrified of people and the outside world".
Koala Named Timberwolf After Queensland Car Ride
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Koala, Car, Queensland, Australia )

Ray
- 148 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A koala in Australia has had a lucky escape surviving a 54.5 mile (88km) ride clinging to the bottom of a car.
Meet Daphne, a Doxie Saved With Only Mintues to Spare
Offbeat  (tags: animal, dogs, rescued, environment )

Cher
- 177 days ago - dogster.com
Dumped at a shelter with 5 days to be adopted, this week's miracle nearly didn't make it.
Stop The Big Top: New Bill Could Ban Wild Animals In U.S. Circuses
Offbeat  (tags: circus animals, protection, worldwide, animal, protection )

Simone
- 237 days ago - globalanimal.org
Today Congressman Jim Moran introduced the Traveling Exotic Animal Protection Act (TEAPA) that would finally put an end to wild and exotic animals in traveling circuses.
Dog V.S Horse - YouTube   video
Offbeat  (tags: cute, funny, animal, dog, horse, video )

Barb
- 527 days ago - youtube.com
Obviously this dog doesn't want his horse friend ''horsing around'' by eating the grass. Enjoy!
40 Lovely and Sweet Animal Pictures for Valentine's Day - Cutest Paw
Offbeat  (tags: cute, animal, valentine, pictures, pets, funny, 40, sweet, lovely, pictures )

Barb
- 678 days ago - cutestpaw.com
Valentine's Day is traditionally a day on which lovers express their love for each other by presenting flowers, offering confectionery, and sending greeting cards. Modern Valentine's Day symbols include the heart-shaped outline, doves, and the figure....
Amazing Close Up Pictures of Animal Eyes
Offbeat  (tags: animal, eye, bizarre, off-beat, odd, pictures, photos, interesting, animals, wildlife, unusual )

Lindsey
- 1167 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Awesome Pictures, take a look.
New Species of Dolphin Discovered in Australia
Offbeat  (tags: dolphin, animal, bizarre, environment, goodnews, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, unusual, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1195 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
A Burrunan dolphin--one of an entirely new species--surfaces near Melbourne, Australia.
CRIME'S AGAINST NATURE
Offbeat  (tags: animals, conservation, destruction, environment, humans, nature, protection, habitat, research, science, wildlife, world, ecosystems, environment, humans, news, world, travel, activists, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animal )

Brittany
- 1345 days ago - animals.nationalgeographic.com
Follow an international taskforce of cops and environmental activists from the U.S., Thailand, and Australia on their mission to investigate and bust into the illegal animal trade. A real hotspot for wildlife trafficking, Southeast Asia is at the center o
Most Pet Owners See a 6th Sense
Offbeat  (tags: animal, pet, 6th sense, Lassie, bad news, warning, alert )

Naoko
- 1438 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
Lassie could always sense when Timmy was in trouble. Black Beauty knew the bridge was out. Now two-thirds of American pet owners say they can relate -- their pets have a sixth sense about bad weather. Forty-three percent say the same about bad news,
Tokushima Animal Shelter Seeks Help
Offbeat  (tags: animal, animal shelter, Japan, Tokushima, Heart Tokushima, crisis, need help )

Naoko
- 1473 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
Heart Tokushima, a nonprofit animal shelter established in 2006 in western Japan by Canadian Susan Mercer, is facing a crisis as it prepares for the loss of one of its primary sheltering sites.
Canine Companion and Lifeline Alarm Bring Independence to Multiple Sclerosis Sufferer
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, human- canine connection, animal, dog, health, technology, humans )

Yrna
- 1702 days ago - 24dash.com
With help from a Ridgeway Lifeline alarm and a golden retriever, multiple sclerosis (MS) sufferer Liz Mooney is keeping her independence.Living with MS for 32 years, Liz relies on Queenie, an eight-year-old assistance dog, to help with everyday tasks
Cat 'Stationmaster' Gets Promoted to Executive Post at Railway Company
Offbeat  (tags: humor, animal, cat, cat stationmaster, railroad company, Wakayama, Japan, promotion, corporate executive )

Naoko
- 1815 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
The cat stationmaster of a railroad station here has been appointed as a corporate executive of the Wakayama Electric Railway CO., the company announced. The train operator has promoted a 10-year-old female cat Tama, currently a stationmaster of Kishi
Unidentified Beast Washes Ashore in Jersey
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, photos, pictures, interesting, off-beat, bizarre, animal, monster )

Maria
- 2337 days ago - current.com
This is an actual monster, some sort of rodent-like creature with a dinosaur beak. A tipster says that there is "a government animal testing facility very close by in Long Island,"
 

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