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Free Lucky Kill Lucky? Endangered Elephants Life Hangs in Balance as Animal Group Sues Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: lucky, elephant, san antonio, zoo, save, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 151 days ago - rt.com
The fate of Lucky the Elephant, the jewel of the San Antonio Zoo, is now in the hands of a Texas court, as it has given the green light to a lawsuit seeking her removal after 53 years. However, LuckyâEUR(TM)s fate may be sealed, as she could die if her zoo
Rigby the Cat Survives 130 Mile Journey Inside Engine: Black Cat Not So Unlucky After All
Offbeat  (tags: cats, rspca, lucky, animals )

Tracy
- 263 days ago - express.co.uk
Miracle moggie Rigby had crawled inside the car after being knocked down and then had to endure a four hour journey before he was eventually discovered.
Bear Grilles: Koala Survives Being Hit By Car
Offbeat  (tags: koalas, wildlife, offbeat, lucky, survival )

Tracy
- 271 days ago - news.sky.com
A lucky koala has been dubbed "Bear Grylls" after managing to survive being hit by a car travelling at more than 60mph
Lucky Little Lamb Gets New Lease on Life
Offbeat  (tags: Easter, spring, lamb, lucky, meadow hay, saved )

Scooby
- 453 days ago - m.thestar.com
Lamb spared his slaughterhouse fate thanks to unusual agreement between meat packing plant and animal rights activists.
Cat Survives 30 Mile Motorway Journey Trapped in Engine of a Car
Offbeat  (tags: Lucky, cat, car, engine, Manchester )

Scooby
- 488 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A miracle cat survived a terrifying motorway journey after it became wedged inside the engine bay of a parked car.
That's a Lot of Good Luck! New Homes Wanted for 25 Black Cats That Were Found Crammed Into Pensioner's One-Room Flat
Offbeat  (tags: black cats, homes, lucky, pensioner )

Scooby
- 495 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Animal welfare staff are desperately trying to re-home 25 black cats found crammed into a pensioner's one-room flat.
Terrifying Moment Before Tsunami Revealed
Offbeat  (tags: March 11, danger, tsunami, terrifying moment, lifeboat, Great East Japan Earthquake, school, evacuation, lucky, Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture )

Naoko
- 1770 days ago - yomiuri.co.jp
As the tsunami waters rose around him, one boy desperately stayed afloat clinging to his evacuation helmet. A refrigerator with no door floated past so he climbed inside, and survived by staying in his "lifeboat" until the danger eventually passed.
Who Is The Lucky Person That Manages Royal Properties?
Offbeat  (tags: lucky, offbeat, lucky people )

Mark
- 1864 days ago - allpropertymanagement.com
When you consider the massive amounts of land and buildings that royal families own, it's easy to see why they often have special arrangements to manage their properties.
Monkey Snared After Biting Rampage Makes 'Lucky' Escape
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, Japanese monkey, biting rampage, Shizuoka, captured, escaped, Lucky, stress, warning )

Naoko
- 1984 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A Japanese monkey that was captured in Shizuoka Prefecture after biting over 100 people has escaped from a park, sparking a warning from local authorities.
Monkey Captured After Biting Rampage Named Lucky
Offbeat  (tags: animals, monkey, captured, named, Lucky, attacked, Japan )

Naoko
- 2045 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A wild Japanese monkey that was captured recently and kept at a park in Shizuoka Prefecture after allegedly attacking 118 locals has been named "Lucky."
World's Oldest Sheep, Lucky, Dies in Australia at 23
Offbeat  (tags: australia, oldest sheep, lucky, died, heatwave )

Simone
- 2408 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The world's oldest sheep has died in Australia at the age of 23 - twice the normal life expectancy - after succumbing to a record heatwave. Lucky hit the Guinness record in 2007 and was a celebrity in her hometown of Lake Bolac, near Melbourne.
A Wild Car Ride for a Wily Coyote
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cars, coyotes, environment, protection, habitat, lucky )

Cher
- 2448 days ago - theunion.com
A full-grown coyote took a wild ride across Nevada and California this week, spending eight hours wedged behind a car bumper before being rescued, relatively unscathed.
Hitchhiking Kitten Journeys 244 Miles
Offbeat  (tags: hitchhiking kitten, stray kitten, adopted, traveller, lucky )

Simone
- 2534 days ago - lakecities.com
The engine of Eric Stolle's silver Nissan Ultima purred as he drove from San Antonio to Lake Dallas. About three and a half hours into the trip he began to hear the frightened meow of a kitten from somewhere within the vehicle. He pulled over to check
Men Catch Falling Baby - Save Her Life
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, children, goodnews, unusual, heroic, lucky, baby fall, safe, saviors, heartwarming )

Chris
- 2648 days ago - boston.com
Two men were praised as heroes today after they caught an 18-month-old baby girl who plummeted at least 30 feet from the window of a triple-decker apartment building in Lawrence.
Anatomy of a Miracle: How Captain Chesley Sullenberger's Skill Saved 155 Lives
Offbeat  (tags: airplane, jet, hudson river, sullenberger, airbus, ditching, emergency, water, freezing, life rafts, exit, plane, goodnews, good, hero, takeoff, landing, captain, unusual, lucky, skill, miracle, passengers, laguardia, new york, new jersey, ice, winter, cold )

Catherine
- 2717 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The last out was Captain Sullenberger after walking twice the length of the cabin to ensure no one was inside ~ too sweet to miss ~
 

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