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Man Buys Caged Wild Bird - Then Sets It Free to Live As Nature Intended
Offbeat  (tags: animal lovers, wildlife trade, wildlife trafficking, rescues, good people, released into wild )

Kalliope
- 12 hours ago - ladyfreethinker.org
In Brazil, a country where it is estimated that 38 million animals are taken from the wild every year for the illegal wildlife trade, one man is doing his best to combat the issue one animal at a time. Massionilo Rocha has spent the last 20 years saving..
Mama Squirrel Coming and Saving Baby   video
Offbeat  (tags: mama squirrel, rescues, awesome video! )

Barb
- 24 days ago - youtube.com
I found a baby squirrel in my back yard and moved it to my deck with a baby gate (to keep away from cats) in hopes that the mother would come find it. She must have been looking for him...
Facebook Stars Roofus and Kilo Head Up Their Happy Rescue Family
Offbeat  (tags: Face book, Pit Bulls, stars, rescues, happy-tail-wagging-ending, pics )

Barb
- 563 days ago - dogster.com
These charismatic Pitties welcome all to their farm of "misfit dogs." Check out their adorable Facebook photos.
He Literally Risks His Life Over And Over To Save Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: rescues, Yulin )

Angie
- 621 days ago - thedodo.com
In his four trips to Asia, Marc Ching has almost died three times. He has been beaten, robbed, shot at and held at machete blade.
Prince William Helps Rescue Girl From Car Crash
Offbeat  (tags: Prince William, UK, air ambulance, rescues, girl )

Scooby
- 801 days ago - hellomagazine.com
Prince William was part of the rescue team that helped transport a young girl involved in a car crash in Leighton Buzzard to hospital. The Duke of Cambridge, who works as an air ambulance co-pilot, helped airlift the nine-year-old to Addenbrooke's
Revealed, the Hero of the Chinese Dog Meat Festival: How One Widow Spent £45,000 and Defied Death Threats to Save 800 Canines
Offbeat  (tags: China, dogs, hero, saves, rescues, dog meat festival )

Scooby
- 897 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
You can smell the Common Home For All dog shelter in Tianjin, northeast China before you see it.
Former Playboy Model and Her 'K9 Angels' Save Hundreds of Stray Dogs From a Cruel and Brutal Romanian Culling Programme
Offbeat  (tags: K9, angels, playboy, rescues, dogs, Romania )

Scooby
- 985 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
There are up to one million free-roaming dogs on Romania's streets who are being hunted down by 'dog catchers' and stuck in squalid state-run pounds where 'they are waiting to die'.
Lioness Pulls Her Cubs Out of a Stream They Had Jumped Into to Escape a Buffalo Stampede
Offbeat  (tags: lioness, rescues, cubs, buffalo, stampede, pictures )

Scooby
- 1030 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
These heart-warming pictures show Jicho the lioness helping her two cubs across a stream to escape a life-threatening buffalo stampede.
Baby Elephant Is Rescued After Falling Down Empty Ditch at Chinese Nature Reserve
Offbeat  (tags: china, rescues, elephant calf, trapped, offbeat )

Scooby
- 1057 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Police came bearing some basic tools to help it climb out of its temporary confinement which was approximately two-meteres deep.
Civilian in Kayak Rescues Dog From Ice in Gunpowder River
Offbeat  (tags: hero, kayak, rescues, dog, Icy Gunpowder River )

Stephen
- 1058 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.
Hunter Saves 20 Puppies By Literally Giving Them The Clothes Off His Back
Offbeat  (tags: Hunter, Canada, saves, puppies, coyote bait, rescues )

Scooby
- 1165 days ago - thedodo.com
When a hunter in the Canadian village of Glaslyn came across a litter of abandoned puppies last week, he had a very different animal experience than he'd expected.
NY Sanitation Worker Rescues American Flags From the Trash (Video!!)
Offbeat  (tags: Ed Shevlin, rescues, torn, tattered, Amarican flags, proper burial, video )

Barb
- 1325 days ago - aol.com
One remarkably patriotic sanitation worker in New York is going above and beyond the call of duty to preserve the honor of Old Glory. According to WLNY, 53-year-old Ed Shevlin has been collecting the American flags he finds thrown away in the trash, rescu
Dog Saves Newborn Baby Tossed In Thailand Garbage Dump (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: dog, rescues, newborn, thialand, garbage dump, hailed, hero, goodnews, video )

Barb
- 1651 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.....
"ChipIn" Shutting Down
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, rescues, shelters )

Cher
- 1766 days ago - fortheloveofthedogblog.com
ChipIn, a resource that been used extensively for years, especially by the rescue/shelter community, is shutting down as of March 7, 2013. ChipIn has been used to raise funds to save, vet and care for countless animals as well as many other uses and
Blind, Deaf, 3-Legged Dog Named 'True' Saves Oklahoma Family From House Fire (VIDEO!!)
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, blind, deaf, 3-legged, dog, rescues, family, house, fire, video )

Barb
- 1848 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Katie Crosley and her baby son, Jace, lost everything in an house fire, but they survived thanks to a heroic three-legged, blind and deaf dog, KFOR reports.
 

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