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Burro Awareness: Celebrating the American Wild Burro
Offbeat  (tags: burros, tough, courageous, survivors, threatened, american wildlife, icon )

Simone
- 122 days ago - wildhorsepreservation.org
Burros are amazing, hardy animals who manage to survive under the harshest conditions. Sadly, just like their wild horse cousins, they cling to a tenuous existence in a shrinking habitat on our public lands
Meet the Tiny Chihuahuas That Survived the Oklahoma Tornado Aftermath
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, dogs, survivors )

Cher
- 455 days ago - dogster.com
These 3 puppies faced rejection after the storm, but one determined rescuer helped them through
Not Even Amputation Can Stop Plucky Pretzel the Siamese Kitten
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, cats, pets, survivors )

Cher
- 500 days ago - catster.com
The blind, deformed kitten suffered complications after corrective surgery, but she's going strong.
When Water Comes - Amazing Sandy Survivor Stories
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, storm, survivors )

Cher
- 667 days ago - all-creatures.org
Kinship Circle coordinates emergency sheltering for animals displaced by Hurricane Sandy. These animals live in a trailer as part of a Red Cross Shelter at Rutgers-New Brunswick University in Piscataway, NJ. When we concluded sheltering and search-rescue
The 9/11 Rescue Dogs: Portraits of the Last Surviving Animals Who Scoured Ground Zero One Decade on
Offbeat  (tags: brave heroic dogs, survivors, 9/11 dogs, rescue, memories, courage )

Simone
- 1106 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
During the chaos of the 9/11 attacks, where almost 3,000 people died, nearly 100 loyal search and rescue dogs and their brave owners scoured Ground Zero for survivors. Now, ten years on, just 12 of these heroic canines survive.
Hibakusha : Reflections From Three Atomic Bomb Survivors
Offbeat  (tags: atomic bombs, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, survivors, radiation, Fukushima, March 11, tsunami )

Naoko
- 1136 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
The crisis at the Fukushima No.1 Nuclear Power Plant following the March 11 Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami has caused widespread radiation contamination - an issu that has cut deeply into the survivors of the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and
A-Bomb Survivor Looks Back On A Life Lived In N. Ireland
Offbeat  (tags: atomic bombs, Hiroshima, survivors, North Ireland, memories, among the last, aged, honor the dead, cancer )

Naoko
- 1136 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
Aged 78, Nobuko Pollock knows she is among the last of the survivors and worries that the commemorations - to which she faithfully tunes in on her satellite TV every year - will lessen ovet time.
Photos- Wildlife Survives Warfare in Eastern Afghanistan
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, survivors, warfare, endangered, afgahistan )

Simone
- 1175 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Despite ongoing warfare and strife, wildlife is surviving in Afghanistan, reports a new study published in the journal Oryx.
Unique Carnivores of Borneo
Offbeat  (tags: borneo, endangered animals, threatened, survivors, carnivores )

Simone
- 1177 days ago - thestar.com.my
Twenty-four carnivore species are unique to the Borneo island, international conservation experts gathered here confirmed. They have also got a better understanding of the carnivores found in the world's third biggest island and have taken moves to
Over Half Of Quake Survivors Still Living In Shelters
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, Tohoku Kanto Earthquake, Great East Japan Earthquake, survivors, shelters, more than half, poll, health, illness )

Naoko
- 1189 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
More than half those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake are still living in shelters, with many having no prospects of earning a living, a Mainichi Shimbun poll has shown.
Coyotes Dogged By Unwarranted Fear
Offbeat  (tags: coyotes, myths, survivors, wild animals, maglined, protection, ecosystems )

Simone
- 1201 days ago - palmharbor.patch.com
But veteran trapper Vernon Yates of Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation, Inc., in Seminole, said much of the recent concern about coyotes is "hyped-up BS." People are "freaking out because of what animal control is telling them," he said, claiming the
Traffic Jams Worsened Tsunami Toll
Offbeat  (tags: tsunami, March 11, mega-quake, traffic jams, death toll, swallowed, escape, survivors, Tohoku Kanto Earthquake )

Naoko
- 1232 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
Traffic jams that formed after the devastating March 11 mega-quake increased the death toll in the Tohoku region by stranding hundreds of cars that ended up being swallowed up by the tsunami, survivors said Sunday.
Children's Voices Soothe Iwate Survivors
Offbeat  (tags: children, children's voices, song, nursery school, Iwate, March 11, survivors, soothe, message, never be defeated, Iwate Braodcasting Co., I'll be there, comfort, songs, disasters, Higher Than the Sky )

Naoko
- 1240 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
She told the kids at the nursery school she runs that they were too small to help others. But they replied by saying "Yes,we're small, but we can sing a song."
10,000 Indonesians Send Palm Prints to Support Japan Quake Victims
Offbeat  (tags: Indonesia, sopport, palm prints, ten thousand, victimes, Tohoku Kanto Earthquake, tsunami, Jakarta, Indonesia, survivors, solidarity )

Naoko
- 1268 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
Ten thousands Indonesians stamped their palm prints onto a huge board in Jakarta on Sunday as a message of solidarity to survivors of the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami that hit Japan on March 11.
Michael Vick's True Message to Young People
Offbeat  (tags: dog torturer, abuser, message, young people, courageous dogs, survivors )

Simone
- 1356 days ago - all-creatures.org
"I got away with it and you can, too." Let the youngsters see a few of the photos of the way these dogs had been treated by Vick before they were rescued. And then let them meet the dogs, alive and thriving,
 

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