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'Miracle' the Kitten Found in a Paper Bag With Her Siblings, Who, Sadly, Didn't Make It
Offbeat  (tags: kitten, abuse, rescue, humane society, children, caring )

- 12 days ago -
Children walking along the sidewalk kicked a paper bag, and were astonished to see a 3 week old kitten roll out!
Aye Aye Captain!
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, human, caring, sailing, India, Hyderabad, Monsoon Regatta, Suheim Sheikh, underpriviledged, opportunities, sport, Rashmi Oberoi, The Citizen )

- 136 days ago -
Suheim's prime focus is on under-privileged children and his goal is of having them represent India at international championships.
Shelter Kitten Has The Uncanny Ability To Sense When Other Animals Need Care
Offbeat  (tags: cats, caring, senses )

- 169 days ago -
Rademenes was brought to a clinic and shelter in Bydgoszcz, Poland, when he was only 2 months old, suffering from a respiratory infection.
Ellen DeGeneres Puts Spotlight On Pizza Parlor's Mission To Feed The Homeless A Slice At A Time WATCH THE VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: Philadelphia, Rosa's 1$ Pizza slices, homeless, support, post-its, practical generosity, caring, human, offbeat, GOOD NEWS, Ellen DeGeneres )

- 262 days ago -
A customer walked into Rosa's Fresh Pizza nine months ago and asked to buy a slice a pizza for a homeless person outside. Mason quickly agreed to help the customer with the gesture, he put the customer's free slice offer on a post-it note (Read more)
Tim's Place: Where Breakfast, Lunch and HUGS Are Served! (To Balance All the BAD News!)   video
Offbeat  (tags: good news, heart-warming, restaurant, hugs, Down Syndrome, human, caring )

- 445 days ago -
Tim Harris owns his own restaurant -- where hugs are on the menu! The sign says, "Tim's Place: Breakfast, lunch and hugs!" He is, we are told, the only restaurant owner with Down Syndrome. Tim says, "We serve breakfast lunch and hugs: hugs are the best "
Dog Rescues Abandoned Newborn
Offbeat  (tags: newborn baby, farm dog, rescued baby, caring, bonding, mothering )

- 1216 days ago -
A farm dog in Ghana has attained hero status after spending a night protecting an abandoned newborn human. Authorities say the dog, along with its two-week-old charge, was found under a bridge in Winkongo (which is near Bolgatanga, the Upper East Regional
Say 'Cuddle'! 10 Adorable Pics of Momma Animals
Offbeat  (tags: mothers, animal mothers, mothers day, caring, love, bonding, celebration )

- 1246 days ago -
Human mommas aren't the only mothers hard at work each day. Every living creature has a mother, and each one cares for her young. In honor of all moms on Mother's Day, enjoy (and share!) these adorable photos of mothers' love in action.
IDA India Installs 1,200 Water Bowls To Help Animals Survive Summer Heat
Offbeat  (tags: stray animals, street animals, waters bowls, caring, summer heat )

- 1251 days ago -
The sweltering heat isn't forcing only you to take cover during the day. The city's many feathered and four-legged friends are also having a tough time dealing with the rising temperatures. Offering them a respite is In Defense of Animals' Water Bowl
Dog That Was Shot Saves and Guides His Blind Doggy Friend- VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: bonding, friendship, caring, shot dog, blind dog, eyes )

- 1253 days ago -
Here's a heartwarming story that you might not believe at first. Tanner was on the verge of being put down due to uncontrollable seizures when Blair came along and changed his life forever. The way these two interact is beautiful to watch.
Mommy Cat Takes Care of the Most Unlikely Homeless Animal- VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: homeless animals, mother cat, bonding, love, caring, acceptance )

- 1253 days ago -
Sometimes we all just need to put aside our differences and focus more on love and acceptance than our differences. We can start by taking a page out of this mommy cat's book - watch the unlikely, yet cute, video.
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife centre, boo, primates, caring, bonding, orphans, mothering, love )

- 1395 days ago -
Thanks to the coming of the rains it is newborn baby season at Lilongwe Wildlife Centre. Not only have the orphan rescues been coming in thick and fast but many of our female primate residents (rescued and wild) have a baby clinging on their backs
Neglected Birds Pops Out of Box To Meet Rescuer & Begs for a Snuggle
Offbeat  (tags: rehailitation, wild birds, bonding, neglected birds, love, caring )

- 1405 days ago -
Several years ago I worked as a senior rehabilitator for a wild bird rescue organization. The local humane society didn't have a bird rescue program, so they called us whenever wild birds were turned in by the public.
A Little Bit of Chicken Love
Offbeat  (tags: feelings, emotions, bonding, friendships, chickens, caring, friends )

- 1446 days ago -
I have been asked if chickens feel. Emotions. Thoughts. Sometimes I am told whether they do or not (and when I "am" being told, it's to let me know they don't). I am unsure of the nuances and depth of chicken thought and feelings.
Grief and Joy
Offbeat  (tags: grief, joy, twin, appreciation, gratitude, life, compassion, caring, interesting, world )

Care For
- 1524 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.

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