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The Museum Where Cats Make Rules - 8 Pictures + 2 Videos
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, pets, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 5 days ago -
Can you imagine the museum where dozens of cats walk around, sleep and eat? Well, that kind of a place really exists and it's The Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg.
Mark Twain: Cat Dad Extraordinaire
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, pets, Mark Twain, cat lovers )

- 5 days ago -
Perhaps, it will come as no surprise to learn that Mark Twain adored cats. He was so fond of them, in fact, that he reportedly had between eleven and thirty-two feline companions.
Victory! Italy Bans Animals in the Circus
Animals  (tags: animals, animalcruelty, GoodNews, goodnews, circus animals )

- 5 days ago -
On November 8th, Italy's Assembly of Parliament voted to ban all animals used in circuses and travelling shows within the country. The act involves phasing the animals out, and rules will be created and implemented within one year.
All We Want Is Freedom - Not Another Prison Camp | Behrouz Boochani | Opinion | The Guardian
Society & Culture  (tags: Manus Island, Australia, detention camps, refugees, asylum seekers, humans, rights, sadness, human rights )

- 6 days ago -
Manus prison has reached a historic landmark. Hundreds of refugees have been refusing to leave the prison camp and, as a result, the situation has morphed into a large-scale humanitarian crisis.
59-Year-Old Dying Chimp Refuses Food, But Then She Recognizes Her Old Caretaker's Voice
Animals  (tags: Heartwarmer, animals, humans, wildanimals, wildlife, sadness )

- 18 days ago -
Mama, a 59yo chimpanzee was coming to the end of her life, sick and unable to eat. On hearing the news, her old caretaker came back to visit Mama and pay his last respects. He had known her since 1972 and the pair shared a deep bond.
Rescue Squirrel Changes Man's Life   video
Animals  (tags: Heartwarmer, animals, humans, wildanimals, wildlife, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 19 days ago -
Guy rescues a Squirrel who changes his life. This guy thought raising a baby squirrel was hard - but he had no idea what it was preparing him for.
A Teenage Girl Gives Up Dream Of Owning A Car To Help A Dog In Need
Animals  (tags: Heartwarmer, animals, humans, dogs, pets, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 18 days ago -
When Jessie Earhart saw a dog on the side of the road with a bloody face, she gave up her dream to do something far more important. She took the money she had been saving for her very own car and used it to get the dog help.
A Lonely Baby Fox Gets An Unexpected Snuggle Buddy
Animals  (tags: Heartwarmer, animals, wildanimals, wildlife, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 19 days ago -
You've never seen anything so adorable. When baby foxes and badgers are alone and very young, itâEUR(TM)s far better for them to be with another animal than risk them being humanised or imprinted.
Hiker Carries 50-Pound Pit Bull Down A Mountain, Saving His Life
Animals  (tags: Heartwarmer, animals, humans, dogs, pets, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 18 days ago -
Not only is the beginning of this story unbelievable, but how it ends is absolutely heartwarming.
What This Homeless Man Is Pulling Across The Country Will Leave You In Tears
Animals  (tags: Heartwarmer, animals, humans, homeless, dogs, pets, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 19 days ago -
A homeless man had rescued a total of 11 strays from the streets and wanted to do everything in his power to help them out - even if it meant leaving nothing for himself.
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