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Hokkaido Boy Left in Mountain By Parents Found Alive After 6 Days
Offbeat  (tags: safe, Japan, missing boy, found )

Naoko
- 186 days ago - asahi.com
A missing boy was found alive in northern Japan on June 3, six days after his parents left him alone in a mountain as punishment for his misbehavior, police said.
Keep Animals Safe and Warm This Winter
Offbeat  (tags: animals, safe, low temperatures, companion animals, animals, cats, environment, dogs, health, humans )

Lone
- 394 days ago - aldf.org
With winterâEUR"and low temperaturesâEUR"upon us, itâEUR(TM)s important to make sure companion animals are safe and warm. Dogs, cats and other companion animals are not equipped to handle the cold.
This Incredible Woman Runs a Retirement Home for Over 20 Dogs! (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: elderly dogs, adoptions, dogs, retirement home, safe, loved )

Simone
- 525 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
When we adopt dogs, they become part of our families. We love every second we spend with them and do all we can to ensure that every day of their four-legged lives are wonderful. Given all of the joy and love that our pups bring to our world.
Incredible! Russian Sailors Rescue a Shivering Stranded Dog (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: kindness, russian ship, sailors, stranded dog, rescued, safe )

Simone
- 836 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Would you plunge into the freezing waters off of Siberia to save a stranded pooch? Lucky for this lost canine, a brave fisherman was willing to take the frigid dip!
A New Life Ahead for An Abused Battery Hen
Offbeat  (tags: abused battery hen, imprisoned, suffering, rescued, loved, safe, new life )

Simone
- 903 days ago - animalsaustralia.org
In her short time on earth, this gentle hen had endured more suffering than most people will know in a lifetime. But in this moment, her days as nothing more than a 'battery hen' were officially over
Amazing! Drowning Puppy's Miraculous Rescue (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: kind humans, well, drowning pup, rescued, safe, kindness )

Simone
- 905 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
It is not every day that you come across an animal in distress and are called into action to help out. In this incredible video, not just one person comes to the aid of a drowning puppy, but a whole team of kind individuals
210 Dogs and Puppies Saved From Mill in Canada (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: puppy mills., advocates, kindness, dogs, puppies, rescued, safe, loved family members )

Simone
- 906 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Dogs are said to be man's best friend; they make fantastic companions, are great running partners, and they love you unconditionally. When you're having a down day, just hug your buddy and tell them all about it
Meet Smudge, the Latest Bear Cub Rescued From Inhumane Bear Bile Farming (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: bear cub, . sadistic bear bile farms, rescued, safe )

Simone
- 909 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Meet Smudge. She's a baby bear. This little cutie was the youngest bear cub to be rescued by Animals Asia from the Nanning Bear Farm. What's a bear farm you ask? What can you possibly harvest from a bear that's worth farming?
Captured From the Wild, Willy Finds a New Home at Tchimpounga Sanctuary
Offbeat  (tags: rescued young chimpanzee, rescued, sanctuary, loved, safe )

Simone
- 910 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Genetically, chimpanzees are nearly identical to humans. With a two percent difference in our double helices, it seems a little ridiculous that we continue to deny chimpanzees (and many other animals) the basic rights allowed to human beings.
Rescued Elephants Billie and Frieda Share Some Zen Moments! (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: rescued elephants, playfu, safe, sanctuary, freedom )

Simone
- 910 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
The pachyderm residents of The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee certainly are a lively bunch! At the end of last month, we were treated to the sight of BFFs Shirley and Misty sharing some quality time together. And now, two of their fellow residents
Police Officer Saves Chihuahua in a Submerged Truck
Offbeat  (tags: car accident, dog drowining, rescued, safe, hero, police officer )

Simone
- 910 days ago - dogster.com
A woman and one dog got out, but the officer dove in when he heard another dog was trapped.
Watching These Beagles Feel Grass On Their Paws For The First Time Will Warm Your Heart
Offbeat  (tags: beagles, ex labartory dogs, rescued, beagle freedom, freedom, safe, joy )

Simone
- 935 days ago - buzzfeed.com
These nine beagles had spent their whole lives locked in cages and subjected to laboratory and product testing, until Beagle Freedom Project came along.
I Used to Live in a Puppy Factory :(
Offbeat  (tags: survivor, puppy mother, puppy farms, rescued, safe, loved )

Simone
- 936 days ago - unleashed.org.au
A long time ago (in dog years that is) I was living in a really bad place. All the other dogs were sad and me too. I was always tied up. I didn't even know what walkies was then.
Friendly Stray Pit Bull Who Jumped on School Bus and Then Disappeared Is Rescued (PHOTOS)
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, lonely, stray, travelling school bus, schoold children, rescued, safe, loved )

Simone
- 936 days ago - dogheirs.com
A stray Pit Bull who jumped on a school bus for a ride has been rescued off the streets. This past Monday, the white and tan dog followed some high school kids to a bus stop and then followed them on board.
Thousands of Acres Saved With GreaterGood 2012 Grants
Offbeat  (tags: WE HELPED, keep clicking on the site, total contributions to charity exceeded , conservation, environment, ecosystems, protection, humans, wildlife, world, endangered, business, money, government, ecosystems, goodnews, interesting, goodnews, safe )

Kelly
- 1338 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Our clicks REALLY DO WORK HERE ON THIS SITE. Read this most wonderful of news, although it has been out for four months. In 2012, many of GreaterGood.org's charitable partners successfully completed projects to save endangered wildlife habitat.
 

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