START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Offbeat

BUY A BAG, DONATE A MEAL
Offbeat  (tags: Good News, Purina™, Cat Chow, bag, hungry cats )

Barb
- 4 days ago - catchow.com
Each time you buy a bag of Purina Cat Chow this July, weâEUR(TM)ll donate a meal to a cat in needâEUR"up to 5 million meals!
Fire Crews Save Cat Found Dangling From Grate By Her Neck
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, animals, strange, cats, kitten, pets, Massachusetts, animal rescue, good news, fire department, animal welfare )

Robert
- 8 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Fire crews used dish soap to free a curious cat who got her head stuck in the grate of a storm drain. The 1-year-old kitty was discovered dangling by her neck from a sewer cover in Winchendon, Massachusetts, on Thursday.
Entangled Whale Freed in Cape Cod Bay
Offbeat  (tags: entangled, whale, rescued, good news )

Stephen
- 57 days ago - capecodtimes.com
A rescue team freed a young humpback whale Thursday in Cape Cod Bay after it became entangled in fishing gear Thursdays entanglement was the third handled by the center in less than two weeks.
Kitten Rescue Cam - Live Cams - Explore
Offbeat  (tags: Good News, Kitten Rescue Cams, cute, adorable, up-for-adoption, kittens )

Barb
- 59 days ago - explore.org
Kitten Rescue Cam - Live Cams by explore attempt to find adorable kittens purrfect homes.
Abused Elephant Has No Idea She's About To Be Set Free
Offbeat  (tags: Good News, elephant, abused, Set Free, BLES, pics )

Barb
- 81 days ago - thedodo.com
On Saturday, Sontaya must have woken up as she did any other day, ready to do what she'd done for the past two years âEUR" ferry tourists around on her back.
Waseem Shalouf: A Story of Hope and Determination From Gaza   video
Offbeat  (tags: good news, child, Waseem Shalouf, genetic disability, Gaza, Palestine Children's Relief Fund, Shriners Children’s Hospital, Spokane, Washington State, prosthetic legs, walking, climbing, hope, determination )

Evelyn
- 122 days ago - youtu.be
7 yr old Waseem was born with a deformity, unable to walk like other kids his age. Sent to Spokane, after five months of multiple surgeries and therapy he was able to complete his treatment and go back home walking on two legs instead of a wheelchair
Heartbroken Dog Who Stared At Walls After Adoption Fell Through Finds New Home
Offbeat  (tags: March, dog, walks, pit bull, home, good news, shelter, adopt )

Scooby
- 125 days ago - m.huffpost.com
A shelter dog has finally been rehomed after heartbreaking images of him hopelessly staring at a wall emerged online
Spains Balearic Islands Move One Step Closer to Banning Bullfighting
Offbeat  (tags: Spain, Balearic Islands, ban, bull fighting, good news )

Scooby
- 165 days ago - eureporter.co
The parliament of the Balearic Islands has voted in favour of a proposal to initiate a ban on bullfighting and animal fiestas in the autonomous community. Following the vote, a legislative proposal needs to be presented to modify the Animal Protection Law
Once Thought Extinct, âEUR~LostâEUR(TM) Group of Lions Discovered in Africa
Offbeat  (tags: Lions, found, Africa, rediscovered, good news )

Scooby
- 169 days ago - richarddawkins.net
Lions have disappeared from much of Africa, but for the past few years scientists have wondered if the big cats were hanging on in remote parts of Sudan and Ethiopia. The regionâEUR(TM)s inaccessibility and political instability have made surveys difficult
Stuffed Bunny Gets VIP Treatment After Little Girl Leaves It at Irish Hotel
Offbeat  (tags: Stuffed bunny, Good News, happiness, photos, funny, unusual, off-beat )

James
- 183 days ago - today.com
An Irish hotel treated a little girl's lost stuffed bunny to a VIP experience this month âEUR" and documented the fluffy companion's adorable adventures on Facebook along the way. Great photos, nice way to make you smile on a cold wet Sunday!
Cafe Serves Free Food to Refugees and Homeless (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: Lebanon, Beirut, "Bonheur du Ciel", "Joy of Heaven", NGO, free meals, poor, homeless, refugees, good news, philanthropy )

Evelyn
- 184 days ago - facebook.com
A snack Cafe where meals are free! "Bonheur du Ciel" ("Joy of Heaven") cafe is run by a Lebanese NGO, providing a service for the poor, homeless, refugees - irrespective of religion, nationality etc..
Microbeads Banned From Beauty Products in the U.S.! Why This Is Awesome for People and Animals
Offbeat  (tags: microbeads, us, good news, environment, animals )

Scooby
- 208 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
n a HUGE win for marine animals and humans alike, President Obama signed an official ban that prohibits the use of plastic microbeads in beauty products! Thanks to this monumental legislation, companies that manufacture shampoo, face wash, and body wash
Lawmakers Pass Bill That Penalises Leaving Pets Outside in Extreme Weather
Offbeat  (tags: illinois, usa, law, dogs, chained, tied, outside, weather, fined, jail, good news )

Scooby
- 208 days ago - chicagotribune.com
Leaving the family pet outside in extremely hot or cold weather could result in up to a year in jail and a hefty fine under a measure House lawmakers sent Gov. Bruce Rauner on Tuesday.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with good news

top story finders in Offbeat

1. Animae C. 147 popular stories

2. Carole K. 139 popular stories

3. Dawn W. 135 popular stories

4. Ljiljana Milic 130 popular stories

5. Laura H. 128 popular stories

6. Pat B. 126 popular stories

7. Candy L. 121 popular stories

8. GGmaSheila D. 117 popular stories

9. Christeen Anderson 116 popular stories

10. Candy B. 116 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.