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Meet Grace, the "Wobbly" Rescue Cat Who Finally Caught a Break
Offbeat  (tags: catster's Monday Miracle, Hero, pics, goodnews )

Barb
- 17 days ago - catster.com
After a rough start, this tortie is learning to wobble through life with much success.
Stray Dog Turns Hero as He Helps Japanese Rescue Teams Look for Survivors of Nepalese Quake
Offbeat  (tags: Yumenosuke, Japan, hero, Nepal, earthquake )

Scooby
- 20 days ago - itv.com
Yumenosuke, a four-year-old former stray from Hiroshima, has been in Nepal since Sunday with a Japanese emergency aid team, helping sniff out earthquake survivors.
Hero the Husky Brings Animal Welfare Workers to Tears
Offbeat  (tags: Hero, husky, dog, rescued, RSPCA, tears )

Scooby
- 27 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
An injured and diseased Husky has been picked up by RSPCA inspectors in Adelaide.
Tumbelina Is a Kitten Equipped With Four-Wheel Drive
Offbeat  (tags: catster's Monday Miracle, hero, Tumbelina, inspirational, black kitty, looking for forever home, pics )

Barb
- 60 days ago - catster.com
The black rescue cat has cerebellar hypoplasia but is learning to zip around on four wheels.
Heroic Canadian Accidentally Rescues Old Man He Mistook for Seal
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, hero, seal, news, goodnews, humans, wildlife )

Dan
- 85 days ago - goo.gl
A retired local politician Charlie Parker was shoveling snow in front of his Nova Scotia home when he noticed a small dark figure crawling across the road in the distance. Figuring the creature for a...Feature story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Civilian in Kayak Rescues Dog From Ice in Gunpowder River
Offbeat  (tags: hero, kayak, rescues, dog, Icy Gunpowder River )

Stephen
- 120 days ago - wusa9.com
Fire officials said a civilian in a kayak paddled out to the dog and brought it back to shore where it was reunited with its owner. No fire department personnel was used in the recovery.
Beware of the Hog: How a Canadian Pet Pig Scared Off a Ham-Fisted Burglar
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Lone
- 122 days ago - ourwindsor.ca
Ludwig, a 240-pound pet porker living with his transplanted family in England, is being hailed as a hero after rousting an intruder
Hero Dog Saved Her Companion's Life By Refusing to Leave His Side for THREE DAYS After He Was Shot 38 Times With Lead Pellet Gun
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, hero, shot, rescued, saved, greece, greece )

Scooby
- 165 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A hero dog saved the life of her companion by refusing to leave his side for three days after he was shot 38 times with a lead pellet gun.
Simpsons Co-Creator Sam Simon, Dying of Cancer, Plans to Give Away $100M Fortune to Animal-Rights Causes
Offbeat  (tags: Sam Simon, hero, Simpsons, saves, animals, kindness )

Scooby
- 190 days ago - ww2.nationalpost.com
The man who co-created The Simpsons has told how he is giving away his $100-million fortune because he is dying of cancer.
Meet Quasi, the Rescue Cat Leading the Ugly Kitty Movement
Offbeat  (tags: Quasi, Monday Miracle, Hero, Rescue Cat, special-needs-cats, leader, lovable, pictures, changing the ugly kitty movement )

Barb
- 221 days ago - catster.com
His curious look is nonetheless lovable, so he helps raise awareness of special-needs-cats.
Our Monday Miracle Is Riley, a Kitten Who Was Almost a Meal for Maggots
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, Monday Miracle, Riley, Hero, rescued, Long Way Home Adoptables, kitten, adopted )

Barb
- 255 days ago - catster.com
The youngster was rescued by Long Way Home Adoptables; now he's healthy and has a home. How do you feel about maggots? How would you feel about being left abandoned in a field and with maggots attempting to feast on your fragile body?
Police Officer Saves Chihuahua in a Submerged Truck
Offbeat  (tags: car accident, dog drowining, rescued, safe, hero, police officer )

Simone
- 346 days ago - dogster.com
A woman and one dog got out, but the officer dove in when he heard another dog was trapped.
Hero Dog Saves Owner, Grandson From Fire
Offbeat  (tags: hero, dog, pet, rescue, humans, fire, wonderful )

Giana
- 659 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Just two weeks after he was rescued from a shelter "Bear," a 150-pound Mastiff, saved his owners right back. When a blaze broke out during the night at her Long Island home, Carol Swinson's fire alarms failed to go off.
Dog Saves Newborn Baby Tossed In Thailand Garbage Dump (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: dog, rescues, newborn, thialand, garbage dump, hailed, hero, goodnews, video )

Barb
- 712 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
A dog in Thailand is being honored for rescuing a newborn who had been wrapped in a plastic bag and thrown into a garbage dump. Pui, a male Thai Bangkaew who regularly wanders around his community, found a white plastic bag at a roadside dump.....
Hero Dog Stays By Trapped Owner's Side for 4 Days Following Car Wreck PawNation
Offbeat  (tags: GoodNews, Australian Kelpie, loyal, hero, dog, heartwarming, pics )

Barb
- 764 days ago - pawnation.com
Boydy the dog's loyalty to his owner is more than just heartwarming - it was lifesaving. Herbert Schutz, 76, was pinned beneath his truck for four days after crashing into a tree on his farm, according to the Daily Mail U.K. But Boydy, his Australian Kelp
 

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