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Once-Prized Tibetan Mastiffs Are Discarded as Fad Ends in China
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, slaughterhouse, sad news )

Barb
- 20 hours ago - nytimes.com
EIJING âEUR" There once was a time, during the frenzied heights of ChinaâEUR(TM)s Tibetan mastiff craze, when a droopy-eyed slobbering giant like Nibble might have fetched $200,000 and ended up roaming the landscaped grounds of some coal tycoonâEUR(TM)s suburban
FIND YOUR PARK (VIDEOS!)
Environment  (tags: inspiring park videos )

Barb
- 1 day ago - findyourpark.com
MANY PARKS, MANY STORIES Everyone finds their park in a different place and in a different way. These stories just might inspire you to find yours. They found their park.
President Obama Please Tell The State of Louisiana to Set Tony the Truck Stop Tiger Free!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, Tony the Truck Stop Tiger, suffering, Michael Sandlin )

Barb
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
For the past thirteen years Michael Sandlin, gas station owner in Louisiana has owned a bangle tiger, Tony. Michael Sandlin has Tony caged near the gas pumps so he is forced to breathe in gas fumes. Children and adults are encouraged to throw
These Were Michael VickâEUR(TM)s Fighting Dogs. Where They Are Now Is Beautiful.
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, Touching Stories, strong-will-to-live, awesome-pawsome pit bulls, pics, best friends sanctuary, Dog Fighting Awareness Day, happy endings )

Barb
- 1 day ago - barkpost.com
*Update April 2015: A few more pups have left this world, but still one of the most beautiful stories of hope, survival, love, and triumph.*
This Teacup Poodle Rides Elevators to Visit Friends (Video!)   video
Offbeat  (tags: awesome-pawsome video )

Barb
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
This black teacup poodle named Nala is making everyone smile at a nursing home in Minnesota. She scurries from room to room, even riding the elevator by herself, to see her friends.
Angie Whiteman Is Fundraising for Diabetes Jersey
Health & Wellness  (tags: justgiving, diabetes fundraiser, prevention, disease, children, family, treatment, research )

Barb
- 2 days ago - justgiving.com
Angie's North2South Walk I am walking 10K to raise funds for Diabetes for Diabetes Jersey because My mum and many people I know have diabetes.
Western Gray Whale Named Varvara (Barbara) Sets Migration Record (Video & Text!)
Offbeat  (tags: western gray whale, Guinness world record )

Barb
- 2 days ago - aol.com
Animals have been known to make some epic journeys, but the migration of a whale named Varvara (the Russian equivalent of 'Barbara') has made history, CNN reports.
Rattlesnake Bites Dog That Protects Woman (Video & Text!!)
Animals  (tags: Good News, hero dog, rattlesnake, new family, video )

Barb
- 2 days ago - aol.com
A 6-month-old foster dog in Colorado is being called a hero. Joshua Chavez, who was with the dog, told KMGH, "Guinness saw a threat to Jenna, saw Jenna freak out and just immediately jumped in and put himself in between her and the snake."
Ban Ownership of Exotic Animals In North Carolina! Please Take Action!
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, ownership, Guilford County Animal Shelter, animalwelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty, crime, ethics, protection, sadness, suffering )

Barb
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign and share this petition in an effort to put a ban on the ownership of exotic animals in North Carolina. Currently, animal advocates at the Guilford Animal Shelter in Greensboro is opposing a proposed new bill 617 that would allow
 
 
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