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Reward Offered in Burning and Decapitation of Centralia, Washington Dog
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs, killed, reward )

- 348 days ago -
A beloved family dog was brutally killed this month in Washington. Now Pasado's Safe Haven offers a $2500 cash reward for any information leading to the arrest, prosecution and conviction of the person(s) responsible for his death.
Deputies Stop a Dog Fight, and a Suspect Is Bitten in the Melee
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs )

- 337 days ago -
Eight men are arrested in a South Carolina field -- including one "brought down" by one of the dogs.
Mercury the Kitten Has No Front Legs But Gets Around Like a Pro
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, kittens )

- 230 days ago -
A weed-whacker accident left him a double amputee at four days old, but youth saved him.
A Kitten Who Barks Like a Puppy
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, cats )

- 307 days ago -
We dare you to watch this cat video without melting in a puddle of joy.
Indy the Pit Bull -- Hurt By a Sadistic Act Involving Fireworks -- Finds a Happy Ending
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs )

- 246 days ago -
A vet tech who helped him recover from injuries sustained on July 4 offers him a new home.
A Dog Stranded on Ice Is Rescued and Gets to Go Home
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs, rescued )

- 196 days ago -
KC was found by the Coast Guard off the Michigan Coast and will soon see his 14th birthday.
My Dog Was Attacked; I Jumped in. What Would You Have Done?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs )

- 349 days ago -
It happened six years ago, but I still replay it, trying to learn what I could've done differently.
Dog Stops Baby From Crawling Straight Into the Ocean in YouTube Video
Offbeat  (tags: baby, ocean, dog, interesting, pets )

- 361 days ago -
We sometimes take for granted just how intuitive and helpful dogs can be. They serve as guides for the blind, search-and-rescue officers, and bomb detectors, but they are also fiercely loyal to their owners --
Dempsey the Boxer Survives Nine Freezing Days Outside in Maine Only to Be Hit By a Car
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pets, dogs, environment, protection )

- 246 days ago -
He went 10 rounds in subzero woods and then got knocked flat by a car, but this fighter survived.
Professional Photographers Are Snapping Pics and Saving Shelter Pets' Lives
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs, adoption )

- 323 days ago -
Getting shelter pets adopted is all about marketing -- and a good photo can make all the difference
Lyme Disease in Cats: Sometimes the Vets Are Wrong
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, cats )

- 358 days ago -
The moral of the story: Sometimes even vets get it wrong. If something sounds odd to you, check it out, and get the latest word from trustworthy sources like Cornell Feline Health or the Centers for Disease Control. Your cat will thank you.
Breezy the Lab Was Beaten and Left In a Trash Container; Now She's Looking for a New Home
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs )

- 326 days ago -
The Ottawa Humane Society seeks donations for her care; her former owner could face jail time.
5 Totally Legal Ways to Get Your Cat Stoned
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, cats )

- 349 days ago -
You know about catnip, but what about silver vine and valerian root? Step right this way, my friend.
Bronte the Dog Lost a Leg -- But She Gained a Home
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs )

- 358 days ago -
Things looked bad for Bronte, but she's an adoption success. See the video of her rescue.
Hooray for Muttville! Our Favorite Senior Dog Rescue Saves Its 2,000th Dog
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs )

- 311 days ago -
Muttville on the other hand, specializes in senior dogs, who often languish in shelters or are simply euthanized because they're not considered adoptable. When a dog comes into Muttville, the group finds a home for that animal if it can.

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