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7th Big Cat Dies at Texas Animal Refuge From Virus
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, big cats, death, virus )

- 814 days ago -
A tiger described as the "soul" of a North Texas animal sanctuary became the seventh big cat to die from an outbreak of a fatal virus, a spokeswoman for the refuge said Monday.
Wellington Zoo Devastated By Passing of Sumatran Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, zoos, death )

- 822 days ago -
Wellington Zoo staff and community were devastated today by the passing of the Zoo's female Sumatran Tiger, Cantik
Heartbreaking Video Shows the Effects of Leaving a Child in a Hot Car
Offbeat  (tags: baby, hot car, parents, suffering, death, video, education, humans, sad, summer )

- 825 days ago -
This heartwrenching video shows how such a scenario can unfold, and how quickly a small child can lose consciousness and die when left alone in a hot vehicle. And, the film reminds us, it's not just drunks and junkies who are susceptible.
Bucks Co. Firefighters Say Farewell to Beloved Firehouse Dog
Offbeat  (tags: dog, firefighters, farewell, sad, humans, death )

- 839 days ago -
It's an emotional weekend for firefighters in Buck County as their beloved firehouse dog will be put down.
Precious Monty - RIP - July 20, 2013
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, horses, death )

- 858 days ago -
My heart is broken. Yesterday I learned that one of the sweetest horses in the world passed away. This was Monty, official name Ambassador Montague as he was just that at Central New England Equine Rescue (CNEER) where he lived. Monty was about 28 and
4th Big Cat Dies at North Texas Animal Sanctuary
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, big cats, death )

- 862 days ago -
A fourth big cat has died at a North Texas animal sanctuary where officials are trying to stop the spread of canine distemper.
Tiger Deaths at Corbett: Dark Twist to a Bright Tale
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- 864 days ago -
Three tigers die in a week under mysterious circumstances; total 32 deaths in two-and-a-half years; all in the forests of Corbett, a showpiece of tiger conservation. Who is targeting the tiger? Kumar Sambhav Shrivastava investigates
Five Men Stuck in a Tree Surrounded By Sumatran Tigers for Four Days
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- 873 days ago -
Five Indonesian men have been trapped in a tree for days after being chased into its branches by Sumatran tigers, who mauled a sixth man to death.
The 1919 Boston Molasses Flood: The Forgotten Tragedy Too Bizarre for the History Books | MNN - Mother Nature Network
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- 881 days ago -
The 21 people who died in Boston on Jan. 15, 1919, had little warning of the events that were about to occur. According to an article published the next day in The New York Times (pdf), the only sound before the disaster was "a dull, muffled roar." That
ACTION NEEDED Ask Animal Shelter to Offer Animal-Friendly Menus at Fundraising Events
Offbeat  (tags: fundraising events, offering animal-friendly menu choices, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, killed, killing, sadness, suffering, slaughter, protection, pets, cruelty, death, animalrights, food, protection, prevention, safety, treatment )

- 893 days ago -
Animal shelters frequently host fundraising events in order to support the ever-growing need of funding for their life saving operations. Often these organizations spend countless hours and resources rescuing dogs, cats, chickens, rabbits,
Richard Ramirez Dead -- Night Stalker Serial Killer Dies On Death Row | TMZ.Com
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- 902 days ago -
Richard Ramirez aka The Night Stalker who went on a rape-murder spree in Los Angeles in the mid-80s and terrorized the entire city is dead at 53 .but we're getting conflicting info on the cause.
What to Do When You See A Dog in a Hot Car
Offbeat  (tags: cruelty, can die, summer, not fun for them, bake to death, sadness, suffering, protection, pets, habitat, environment, endangered, conservation, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, dogs, rescued, GoodNews, safety, prevention, tr )

- 905 days ago -
Most of us are all too familiar with the feeling of dread that comes upon us when we pass by the window of a car and realize that a dog has been left inside on a hot day. What should I do? Do I break the window? Do I call the police?
Chicken Rescuer Says Hens From New Colony Cages as Damaged as Those From Battery Cages
Offbeat  (tags: endangered, environment, humans, money, lies, dishonesty, corruption, business, food, disease, death, safety, treatment, prevention, protection, nutrition, interesting )

- 919 days ago -
Justine Renhard is a 42-years-old, and living in England who has rescued a lot of animals. Among them, Justine has had the opportunity of rescuing both chicken hens from battery cages as well as chicken hens from the new enriched cages
ACTION NEEDED Update #1 Stop Dunkin' Donuts From Using Styrofoam
Offbeat  (tags: pollution, wildlife, conservation, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, destruction, endangered, environment, protection, world, money, business, politics, safety, prevention, treatment, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, endangered, sadness, suffe )

- 919 days ago -
Today I propose that we all tweet to Dunkin' Donuts (@dunkindonuts) urging them to phase out their Styrofoam cups. We can make a difference!
Offbeat  (tags: Thailand, Brigitte Bardot, Dog Meat Trade, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, dogs, cats, cruelty, death, humans, killing, law, pets, protection, sadness, business, crime, ethics, food, protection, women, world, off-beat )

- 922 days ago -
The French actress Brigitte Bardot invites the Thailand Prime Minister watching a documentary made by Thai activists posted on YouTube titled "Hell on Earth - Thailand's Dog Meat Trade". / PLEASE SIGN SOI DOG PETITION!!!

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