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Saved From The Shelter
Offbeat  (tags: Cerebellar Hypoplasia, unwanted cat, happy ending )

BarbKnigh
- 2 hours ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
One day, my daughter went to the local shelter with a friend just to look at the kitties. A woman came in with a scrawny, half-grown kitten in a box and wanted to surrender him because there was "something wrong with this cat."
Adorable Photos Of Men And Cats Prove Few Things Are More Manly Than Cat Ownership
Offbeat  (tags: men, cats )

Angela
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Dogs are, as the saying goes, man's best friend. Cats, however, are often aligned with a feminine owner, however unfairly. Photographer (and cat enthusiast) David Williams set out to prove that expressing your masculine side and embracing your adoration f
This Is What A Retired Carriage Horse Looks Like Celebrating The Barrage Of Snow
Offbeat  (tags: slaughtehouse, retirement, horse, rescued )

Angela
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
6 years ago Teddy was clomping along the streets of Boston pulling a carriage crammed with tourists. The 2,000-pound gelding had sores all over his body. As is the ending point for many a retired carriage horse, Teddy was headed for the slaughterhouse.
Are Corporations Putting Feathers in Your Food?
Offbeat  (tags: Food Babe, Vani Hari, Pseudoscience, Quackery )

Brian
- 1 day ago - slate.com
The Food BabeâEUR(TM)s disgusting claims are baloney.
24 Tips to Save Money and the Environment
Offbeat  (tags: reuse, culture, food, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, photos, pictures, society )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ba-bamail.com
We often discard of cutoffs of vegetables, apple cores and paper-towel rolls, but did you know that you can reuse many of them in ways you never imagined?
Deputy on Restricted Duty After Dragging Woman in Courthouse - Video
Offbeat  (tags: news, courthouse, mentally ill, police, cruelty )

Angela
- 1 day ago - msn.com
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. A sheriff's deputy is on restricted duty after officials say he dragged a mentally incompetent woman by the shackles around her ankles through a courthouse hallway.
Stunning Photos Capture Rare Fox Sighting In San Francisco
Offbeat  (tags: rare, fox, san francisco, photoswildlife, unusual, interesting )

Angela
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
A gray fox, once a common sight in San FranciscoâEUR(TM)s Presidio, was spotted in the cityâEUR(TM)s national park for the first time in more than a decade last week. The photos capturing the moment are absolutely breathtaking.
Priceless 3,000-Year-Old Artworks Smashed to Pieces in Minutes as Militants Destroy Mosul Museum
Offbeat  (tags: Relics, destroyed, drill, sad news, history )

Scooby
- 5 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Islamic State thugs have destroyed a collection of priceless statues and sculptures in Iraq dating back thousands of years.
Fluoride in Water Could Cause Depression, Weight GainâEUR(TM) âEUR" Scientists
Offbeat  (tags: science, scientists, water Fluoride, mental health, UK, Europe )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
Fluoride added to local water supplies in England may cause depression and weight gain,
Overfishing Drives Slavery on ThailandâEUR(TM)s Seafood Boats: Report
Offbeat  (tags: ovverfishing, slavery, thailand )

Angela
- 1 day ago - nydailynews.com
Near death from a lack of proper food, he was rescued from a tiny island in Indonesia two months ago. He is just one of countless hidden casualties from the fishing industry in Thailand, the world's third-largest seafood exporter.
Reely? 280 Pound Catfish Reportedly Caught in Italy s Po River
Offbeat  (tags: catfish, italy, po river )

Angela
- 1 day ago - edition.cnn.com
Catfish come in all varieties, shapes and sizes, some big and some small. And one downright gigantic, apparently now swimming in a river in Italy.
New Jersey K-9 Judge Given HeroâEUR(TM)s Goodbye Before He Is Euthanized
Offbeat  (tags: judge, k-9, new jersey cops )

Angela
- 1 day ago - nydailynews.com
A New Jersey police department paid its final respects to a beloved K-9 Friday with a goodbye fit for a hero. Judge, a 9-year-German shepherd with the West Deptford Police Department, was euthanized Friday as more than 90 police officers gathered to honor
JetBlue's 'Flying It Forward' Gives Passengers Free Flights, Just For Being Nice
Offbeat  (tags: jet blue, paying it forward )

Angela
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
JetBlue has done a host of heart-melting deeds in its day, from orchestrating a proposal to surprising immigrants with flights home. They've delivered mid-air gifts to an engaged couple and even offered to serve as witnesses at the wedding.
Dog Pitches In, Helps Shovel Snow Off Hockey Rink (TEXT & CUTE VIDEO!)
Offbeat  (tags: cute doggy video )

BarbKnigh
- 7 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
You have to earn your keep somehow, and Elsa the yellow Labrador knows it. While her family sat back and relaxed, Elsa took it upon herself to shovel the hockey rink in her backyard in Guelph, Ontario.
Tasers Used on '400 Children in 2013'
Offbeat  (tags: children, weapons, police, report )

Ray
- 1 day ago - m.bbc.co.uk
More than 400 children were tasered by police in England and Wales in 2013, figures obtained by the BBC show.
Zoo Babies of 2015 - Cute Pics!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, babies, 2015 )

Angela
- 1 day ago - msn.com
We take a look at the animal babies that were seen out and about this year.
16 Reasons Why Fostering A Shelter Pet Is Basically The Best Thing In The World
Offbeat  (tags: foster pet, rescue, dogs, cats, animals )

Angela
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Want to make the world a better place in one easy step? Take home a foster pet from a local shelter or rescue group.
This Dog Running For The First Time After A Leg Amputation Is What Pure Joy Looks Like
Offbeat  (tags: dog, running, dexter, greyhound )

Angela
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Gigi Jankowski worried that her adopted greyhound, Dexter, wouldn't be able to run again. He needed one of his back legs removed to stop the progression of a skin condition that was eating its way up his limb.
Bill OâEUR(TM)Reilly Busted: âEUR~PhonyâEUR(TM) Fox News Star âEUR~LiedâEUR(TM) About JFK Murder Witness
Offbeat  (tags: JFK, Fox News, Bill O‚ÄôReilly )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
Conservative TV host Bill OâEUR(TM)Reilly has been caught repeatedly lying about being present at the suicide. I of a key JFK assassination investigation witness,
Amnesty Calls on UN Powers to Lose Veto on Genocide Votes
Offbeat  (tags: UN, UN Powers, permanent members, Amnesty International )

Ray
- 1 day ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Amnesty International has urged the five permanent members of the UN Security Council to give up their power of veto in situations of mass atrocities.
8 Common Cat-Feeding Mistakes to Avoid
Offbeat  (tags: tuna presents even more concerns, including high mercury content, Serving raw foods. These can expose cats, cats, protection, pets, food, interesting, prevention, protection, treatment, safety, nutrition, healthcare, health, huma )

Kelly
- 13 hours ago - safebee.com
(Photo: Kisialiou Yury/Shutterstock) As pets go, cats are pretty user-friendly: Give them a clean litter box, a sunny windowsill and a scratching post and theyâEUR(TM)re (mostly) happy. But feeding a feline can be a bit more complicated.
Bercow Warns MPs of 'Cash for Access' Penalties
Offbeat  (tags: politics, penalties, Commons speaker, cash-for-access )

Ray
- 1 day ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Sir Malcolm Rifkind and Jack Straw will "cop it" if they have broken parliamentary rules in the "cash-for-access" row, Commons Speaker John Bercow has said.
For Richer, for Poorer: How China's Laws Put Women Second
Offbeat  (tags: women, china, second class citizens )

Angela
- 1 day ago - msn.com
When inhabitants were told to make way for a tourism development, they learned that only men would receive compensation. Now, 92 angry female residents are suing the village committee.
7 Survival Tips That May Just Save Your Life One Day...5341 Views
Offbeat  (tags: survival tips, culture, environment, humans, off-beat, protection, safety, society )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ba-bamail.com
VIDEO Stuck with no clean water? Have a hard time lighting a fire? Lost your way but don't have a compass? Remember these easy-to-follow instructions and one day it might save your life...
32 Cats Recreate Photos From Their Kittenhood - Adorable Photos
Offbeat  (tags: cats, kittens, then and now, animals )

Angela
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
Then and now photos of kittens who are now grown.
Victoria Cross: L/Cpl Josh Leakey Recognised for Valour
Offbeat  (tags: Paratrooper, VC, military honour )

Ray
- 14 hours ago - m.bbc.co.uk
paratrooper who showed "complete disregard" for his own safety during a Taliban attack in Afghanistan has been awarded the Victoria Cross - the highest British military vehicle to .
Savile 'Abused 63 People at Hospital'
Offbeat  (tags: Savile, abuse, children, report, Stoke Mandeville Hospital )

Ray
- 12 hours ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Jimmy Savile abused 63 people connected to Stoke Mandeville Hospital, but one formal complaint was ignored, an independent report has found.
 

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