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GOP's Tax Bill Could Eliminate Wildfire Tax Deduction
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, government, republicans, politics, abuse )

- 39 days ago -
With wildfires destroying hundreds of homes as they rampage across Southern California this week, Democrats are again chastising Republicans for eliminating a natural disaster deduction from the tax reform bill that the House passed last month.
Southwest Airlines Just Flew Animals Out Of Storm-Hit Houston
Animals  (tags: animals, GoodNews, goodnews, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, dogs, cats, rescued )

- 130 days ago -
It was wheels up for around 80 orphan dogs and cats this week as they were flown from overcrowded shelters in storm-hit Houston to new lives in California.
Meet the Lassen Pack: New Family of Gray Wolves
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, protection, conservation, animaladvocates, endangered, wildanimals )

- 190 days ago -
A recently discovered gray wolf pack is now the second-known family of the endangered species to call the Northern California wilderness home, state wildlife officials confirmed. The family includes two adult gray wolves and at least three pups.
"Unadoptable" Shelter Dog Becomes Ohio's First Pit Bull K-9
Animals  (tags: rescued, dogs, GoodNews, law )

- 236 days ago -
When a 1-year-old stray pit bull was rescued back in October, employees at a local animal shelter knew they would have a difficult time placing him.
Elephant Kills Trophy Hunter - KARMA!!!!
Animals  (tags: killed, humans, GoodNews )

- 239 days ago -
A big game hunter died Friday in Zimbabwe when a member of his hunting group fired their gun at an elephant striking it and causing it to fall on him.
Clooney Donates $10k to Help Dogs Dumped in the Desert By a Cruel Breeder
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, abuse, cruelty, pets, rescued, GoodNews, dogs )

- 257 days ago -
We have some awesome news for you! George and Amal Clooney have donated $10,000 to nine dogs rescued from a Mojave Desert backyard breeder. These dogs were saved by a Sherman Oaks, California organization by the name of Camp Cocker Rescue.
Navy Finds German Shepard That Was Lost at Sea for Five Weeks
Animals  (tags: goodnews, dogs, rescued )

- 670 days ago -
Navy Finds German Shepard That Was Lost at Sea for Five Weeks
Woman Gets Two Years in Prison for Leaving Puppy in Car
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, crime, dogs )

- 776 days ago -
A Tennessee woman has been sentenced to two years in prison for leaving her 3-month-old puppy in a baking car. In the past two decades, such animal cruelty convictions have become more common.
Support Grows for Officer Suspended for Refusing to Kill Orphaned Bear Cubs
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, ethics, protection )

- 922 days ago -
Thousands of supporters are calling for the reinstatement of British Columbia conservation officer Brian Casavant, who remains suspended for refusing to destroy two black bear cubs Sunday after their mother was killed.
Town Mails Discarded Dog Poop Back to Errant Pet Owners
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, humans, pets, odd, off-beat, funny, interesting )

- 1685 days ago -
Dog parks are an oasis for millions of pet owners--pups can run around, interact with other dogs. But Some careless dog owners, however, don't abide by dog park rules, or simple common decency, and leave their dogs' waste behind for others to clean up.
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