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It's Ants Vs. Elephants, and Ants Are Winning
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, ants, elephants )

- 2174 days ago -
Elephants, as you can imagine, have really hearty appetites. This is a problem in African savannas, where, in the battle of tree vs. elephant, the elephant usually wins. It uses its mighty trunk to rip off branches and demolish the tree.
Ask Market Basket to End Sale of Live Lobsters Take Action!!
Offbeat  (tags: lobsters, environment, oceans, cruelty, animalrights )

- 2298 days ago -
Please take action and ask Market Basket to end sell of live lobsters. These lobsters suffer greatly being taken out of the ocean only to be boiled alive!!
Germany: Father Saves Girl From Bear in Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: animals, zoos, bears, kids, protection, environment )

- 2196 days ago -
A Dutch man braved an angry bear to save his three-year-old daughter after the girl climbed a fence in a German zoo and tumbled into the animal's pen, police said Thursday.
Play Our Online Trivia Game to Feed Hungry Families
Offbeat  (tags: food, fun, quiz, online, play, off-beat, knowledge, performance )

- 2198 days ago -
Feeding America wants to give you a fun and unique opportunity to help men, women and children facing hunger. Play our online trivia game, and for every question you answer correctly, Kraft Foods Foundation will donate $1 worth of fresh food to someone
Don't Let Pebble Mine Tip the Balance in Bristol Bay. TAKE ACTION !!
Offbeat  (tags: habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, research, protection, off-beat )

- 2198 days ago -
Bristol Bay is cursed with an abundance of another kind: several proposals for hard-rock mining are pending here, including the notorious Pebble Mine, which would be one of the world's largest gold and copper mines.
Plant a Free Tree in Your State! Check It Out!!
Offbeat  (tags: tree, free tree, online, environment, Odwalla )

- 2273 days ago -
If you go here and click on your state, Odwalla will donate a tree to that state's park system :)
Libby, the Seeing-Eye Cat
Offbeat  (tags: cats, dogs, interesting, friends, heartwarming, goodnews, unusual )

- 2208 days ago -
Cashew, A 14-year-old yellow Lab, is blind and deaf. Her best friend is Libby, 7, her seeing-eye cat. Libby steers Cashew away from obstacles and leads her to her food. Every night she sleeps next to her.
Dog Found Floating for 75 Miles in Icy Sea Rescued, Nicknamed 'Baltic' (Photo, Video)
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, GoodNews, rescued, off-beat )

- 2397 days ago -
In Poland, a dog was rescued after drifting for a total of 75 miles down a river and into the frozen Baltic Sea. The dog survived by floating on a chunk of ice, reports the Associated Press.
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