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Adorable Child Sings Deaf Dog to Sleep
Offbeat  (tags: child, pet, dog, lullabies )

Giana
- 27 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Four-year-old Alex sings lullabies to his grandmother's pet dog, who is blind and has severly limited hearing.
World's Oldest Cat Poppy Dies Aged 24 in Bournemouth
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Pet, Cat, Guinness World Records, Bournemouth, UK )

Ray
- 42 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Poppy the cat, who was officially recognised as the world's oldest after making it to the age of 24, has died. The tortoiseshell was born in February 1990 and was officially recognised by Guinness World Records in May.
Puppy Struggles to Walk in Snow Boots
Offbeat  (tags: dog, puppy, pet, snow boots, cute video )

Giana
- 52 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Poor puppy...
Major Ukip Donor Left Cat £10,000 in Will
Offbeat  (tags: cat, inheritance, money, pet, culture, odd )

Giana
- 249 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Malcolm Richards, one of Ukip's biggest one-off donors, left sum for "upkeep and maintenance" of his beloved Hotchpotch
Images Show Woman on Chicago Train With Alligator
Offbeat  (tags: alligator, pet, woman, missing, interesting, Chicago train )

Giana
- 255 days ago - news.yahoo.com
After tracking down a small alligator skulking in a baggage claim area at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, authorities are now hunting for its traveling companion.
Fearless Cat Chases Fox Intruder Off His Land
Offbeat  (tags: crossed, pet, cat, chases fox, wildlife, daily mail, uk )

BarbKnigh
- 290 days ago - pawnation.com
Forget "The Fox and the Hound" -- this is "The Fox and the Feline," except this cat doesn't want to be best friends. According to the Daily Mail U.K., a fox found out the hard way how bold and unforgiving a crossed cat can be.
California Man Confesses to Stealing Cat While Drunk, Tries to Return It...
Offbeat  (tags: drunk, steals, cat, return, pet, bizarre )

Giana
- 318 days ago - trutv.com
So what do you do when you sober up only to find that the cute stray cat you thought you were rescuing on your way home last night actually has a collar, a name and probably a worried owner?
Okla. Woman, Pet Kangaroo Find New Home at Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: kangaroo, rescued, pet, humans, interesting, goodnews, unusual, wildlife )

Giana
- 327 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Irwin may sleep in a bed, wear boy's clothes on occasion and eat Twizzlers, but he's not human. He's a red kangaroo, nursed back to health after he was partially paralyzed from running into a fence a few years ago.
Man Makes Cat Dance to Dubstep
Offbeat  (tags: cat, dance, humans, pet, cute, abuse? )

Giana
- 334 days ago - news.yahoo.com
A cat with more patience than anyone on the entire planet, is becoming another one of YouTube's greatest hits with more than 1 million views. The cat's owner makes the cat dance to dubstep music, and writes that the cat loves it. Is this abuse?
Little Girl's Best Friend Is A Skunk
Offbeat  (tags: pet, skunk, little girl, friend, unusual )

Giana
- 340 days ago - screen.yahoo.com
An incredibly shy girl named Harriet Cooper in Kent, England has come out of her shell after becoming best friends with a skunk named Humbug. Harriet's parents are animal handlers who run a petting zoo that tours local schools.
Hero Dog Saves Owner, Grandson From Fire
Offbeat  (tags: hero, dog, pet, rescue, humans, fire, wonderful )

Giana
- 361 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.
Denny the Great Dane Helps With Chores - Video
Offbeat  (tags: dog, humans, great dane, pet, help, house, commands )

Giana
- 364 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Californian Phillip Martin is lucky to have a dog that helps around the house. Denny the Great Dane has no trouble understanding the command to 'bring Mommy the broom'.
Flying With Man's Best Friend
Offbeat  (tags: flying, paragliding, dog, pet, instructor, interesting, exciting )

Giana
- 369 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Dan McManus is a professional paragliding and hang gliding instructor in Utah. He has been flying for about 37 years and he can be found most days catching the breeze at the flight park on a mountain ridge at the south end of the Salt Lake valley.
Oscar, Kenyan Dog, Looks After Children Abandoned By Their Mother (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: Good News, pet, dog, Oscar, children, sweet, video )

BarbKnigh
- 379 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Two children in Kenya are being taken care of by an adoptive mother -- who just happens to be a dog. K24, a 24-hour news station, tells the story of Oscar, a dog who looks out for 7-year-old David Mbogo and 6-year-old Mary Wanjiku. The two were abando
Soldier And Dog Reunited On Long Island - Wonderful Video!
Offbeat  (tags: US soldier, dog, pet, animal rescue, Long Island )

Giana
- 382 days ago - screen.yahoo.com
A United States Soldier and his dog were reunited thanks to an animal rescue group on Long Island who went out of their way to bring Bailey and Staff Sergeant Kevin Brady back together. It was a long journey for Bailey, a 7-month-old mutt.
 

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