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Hillside : Saving Abandoned Animals...
Offbeat  (tags: Sanctuary, rescued, animals, GoodNews, animalwelfare, health, treatment, protection, help, donate, gifts, pictures )

- 628 days ago -
Since Christmas, we have taken in over 50 horses, ponies and donkeys, most of whom had been cruelly abandoned and left to fend for themselves. These include the two young foals, above, who had been left to wander by the roadside. In addition to horses,
Detroit Rallies for Rescued Dog Found Skinned
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- 802 days ago -
Staff at a Garden City rescue group are calling a case of animal abuse one of the worst they've ever seen: a rat terrier was abandoned after being stabbed and partially skinned. Veterinarian Amanda Houk with Patty after her five-hour surgery.
Acupuncture Helps Ailing Animals
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- 816 days ago -
Bino's back was killing him. He was suffering from scoliosis. He couldn't move his legs -- two of them, anyway -- and his tail just wouldn't swish. What is an albino alligator in that sort of health bind to do? Acupuncture, naturally.
Community Donations Bring Burned Dog Home
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, GoodNews, pets, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, treatment, safety, healthcare, medicine, pictures )

- 822 days ago -
Photo credit to Sharon Cantillon of The Buffalo News After having been surrendered for three months of medical care, Rocsi (pronounced "Roxy") the chocolate Lab is finally going home.
10 Signs Your Kitty Actually Loves You
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, animals, treatment, safety, risks, science, healthcare, health, family, Body-Mind-Spirit, cats, pets )

- 850 days ago -
Ever wondered if your kitty really loves you? From finicky to feisty, our feline friends aren't always the easiest to read. Unlike dogs who make their affection for us loud and clear, cats have far less obvious ways of communicating how they feel.
Sampal the Dolphin Escapes From Pen and Reunites With Her Family in the Ocean
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, interesting, goodnews, funny, animals, news, coolstuff, ecosystems, family, treatment )

- 856 days ago -
If you were held captive for years, wouldn't you yearn for your freedom? That happened to a dolphin named Sampal. Her story will touch your heart.
Endangered Snow Leopards Get a Helping Hand From An Unlikely Place
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- 891 days ago -
The endangered snow leopard has a new and unusual ally in its fight to survive on planet Earth -- Tibetan-Buddhist monks.
ACTION NEEDED Ask Animal Shelter to Offer Animal-Friendly Menus at Fundraising Events
Offbeat  (tags: fundraising events, offering animal-friendly menu choices, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, killed, killing, sadness, suffering, slaughter, protection, pets, cruelty, death, animalrights, food, protection, prevention, safety, treatment )

- 891 days ago -
Animal shelters frequently host fundraising events in order to support the ever-growing need of funding for their life saving operations. Often these organizations spend countless hours and resources rescuing dogs, cats, chickens, rabbits,
Wildlife Center Rescues a Turtle Covered in Graffiti
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- 891 days ago -
The intricate coloring of a turtle's shell is the result of millions of years of evolution, yet someone apparently thought they could improve upon it. They were wrong. Earlier this week, the good folks at the Wildlife Center of Virginia rescued
Orphaned Foal Finds Comfort in Giant Teddy Bear After Rescue
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- 891 days ago -
A foal, to be exact. Within hours of his birth, his mother disappeared. He tried to nurse from other mares to no avail. By the time rescuers reached him on May 24th, he was in severe shock and dehydrated; he collapsed. BABY WITH HIS BABY SAID SHARE PIX
ACTION NEEDED Stop the Abuse of Animals Used for Tourist Photos
Offbeat  (tags: lies, money, would have been separated from their mot, transferred to roadside zoos or circuses, business, cover-up, corruption, world, abuse, safety, prevention, treatment, protection, healthcare, performance, photos, wildlife )

- 894 days ago -
In several resorts in Mexico tourists are offered the opportunity to have their photographs taken with various animals, especially young lions, tigers and jaguars.
What to Do When You See A Dog in a Hot Car
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- 903 days ago -
Most of us are all too familiar with the feeling of dread that comes upon us when we pass by the window of a car and realize that a dog has been left inside on a hot day. What should I do? Do I break the window? Do I call the police?
ACTION NEEDED Don't Drown Out Dolphins' Voices! Stop Dangerous Seismic Testing
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, world, protection, oceans, nature, conservation, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, safety, prevention, treatment, health, sadness, suffering, endangered, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, conservation, environment, wildlife, cruelty )

- 905 days ago -
Loud seismic testing will hurt dolphins and whales, leading to hearing loss and even death. Tell President Obama that this proposed testing will have grave consequences for these amazing creatures.
ACTION NEEDED Disaster Response Fund to Help Protect More Cats
Offbeat  (tags: find displaced feral cats safe places to, safety, prevention, treatment, protection, nutrition, food, healthcare, health, humans, medicine, Body-Mind-Spirit, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, GoodNews, endangered, sadness, suffering, protection, p )

- 911 days ago -
We've all been stirred by the images coming out of Oklahoma. A black and white cat named Panda is rescued from underneath a pile of rubble--terrified, but safe in the arms of her ecstatic owner.

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