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A Marine's Best Friend
Animals  (tags: dogs, protection, war, courage, sacrifice )

- 1695 days ago -
Military dogs are often our troops' first line of defense, sniffing out hidden bombs in some of the most dangerous places on earth. This story captures the loyalty and trust that develop between a dog and her handler and the deep, loving bond they share.
Dog in Malta Survives Being Shot in the Head and Buried Alive
Animals  (tags: miracle, horrific sadistc cruelty investigation, dog, shot, buried alive, survived, courage, bravery )

- 2916 days ago -
A dog that survived being shot in the head and buried alive is recovering at the Hal Far animal hospital run by the Animal directorate of the Ministry of Rural Affairs in Malta, after over 40 lead pellets were removed from its skull by local vets.
Thrown Away Like Trash... Patrick the Miracle Dog on the Road to Recovery
Animals  (tags: patrick, horrendous crime, abused, starved, rescued, recovering, bravery, courage )

- 2917 days ago -
Such are the headlines of the many news stories recounting the discovery, rescue and ongoing rehabilitation of a Newark, New Jersey dog named "Patrick" (so named because his recovery started on St. Patrick's Day). The defendant, Kisha Curtis, is reported
Homeless Mustang: True Story of Her Courage
Animals  (tags: suffering, wildlife, environment, animals, wild horses, mustangs, courage )

- 3098 days ago -
Captured, ripped from her homeland, and still homeless 4 years later. Captivating, heart breaking story based on a True story about a still homeless Mustang filly. Please read her story here...
Tongueless Pit Bull Teaches Resiliency and Forgiveness
Animals  (tags: humans savagery, sadistic cruelty, rico, tongue removed, abused, rescued, bravery, courage, forgiveness )

- 3161 days ago -
The longer I live, the more amazed I become by both the cruelty of humans and the resiliency of animals. This is a story that relates both in equal measure. Meet Rico, a pit bull who was raised and trained by a man who wanted him to be a fighter,
More Pictures of Courage the 'Miracle Dog' and His Amazing Recovery
Animals  (tags: courage, miraclous recovery, gaining weight, strength, bravery, determination )

- 3315 days ago -
Despite gaining 20 pounds in two weeks and being called a "Miracle Dog" by medical professionals, Courage still has a long way to go. But don't tell him that. He's playing, eating and acting more and more like a dog--a happy dog--every day. He's completely
Holidays in Spain - Not for Galgos - Pain and Suffering Is All They Know
Animals  (tags: spanish greyhounds, galgoes, survival, courage, self mutilaiton )

- 3425 days ago -
Could you chew off your own arm or leg? Kafir tried to. Cristina tells his story. KAFIR ( ex Blacki on internet forums )
Christmas Gift: Cat With Two Broken Legs Crawls Home
Animals  (tags: missing cat, broken legs, crawled home, courage, love )

- 3433 days ago -
a cat named Giggle-Blizzard belongs to Tracie Steger of Spring Hill and disappeared on Nov. 15. Steger searched for hours in the dark. She put up LOST KITTY signs. Neighborhood kids handed out fliers. People walked the neighborhood, calling out the cat's
Little Brown Dog's Recovery - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: little dog, dragged by a truck, horrific injuries, courage, bravery, survival )

- 3458 days ago -
It was just a few weeks ago that the little 17-lb terrier that was dragged behind a truck by Jimmy Lovell, 45, of Knoxville, TN, was taken to the University of Tennessee's College of Veterinary Medicine to be treated for her horrific injuries.
Police Dogs: The Unsung Heroes
Animals  (tags: police dogs, unsung heroes, bravery, courage, police force, partners, fighting crime )

- 3550 days ago -
The canine is part of the police force that is often overlooked by the public. These four-legged members are some of the unsung heroes of any police agency. They do a lot of different duties and risk their lives everyday doing them. Whether taking a
Dog Hailed as 'Hero' for Trying, in Vain, to Rescue Drowning Oakville Woman
Animals  (tags: golden retriever, hero dog, drowning lady, bravery, courage )

- 3551 days ago -
Animal-welfare officials are hoping to honour a ''hero'' golden retriever who apparently attempted to rescue a drowning Oakville woman on Wednesday afternoon. A 66-year-old woman walking her dog along the shoreline apparently slipped on a rock and fell
Devoted Dog Struggles to Save Drowned Owner
Animals  (tags: beloved owner, golden retriever dog, tried to save drowning owner, bonding, love, courage, grief )

- 3552 days ago -
Three canoeists on Lake Ontario spotted a dog along the shoreline in Oakville, Ontario. The dog had a leash trailing off his neck and appeared to be "tugging on something."
Lion-Hearted Leo Has Courage Licked
Animals  (tags: australia, animals, dog, kittens, fire, blaze, courage, rescued )

- 3859 days ago -
A TENACIOUS terrier dubbed Leo the Lion-hearted is being lauded for staying loyally by the side of four helpless kittens trapped in a burning house. The gutsy bitzer had to be resuscitated by firefighters after refusing to abandon the kittens even as t
Parachuting Dog Helped Win World War II
Animals  (tags: world war 11, parachuting dog, bravery, courage, technology, dogs )

- 4036 days ago -
The Allied airmen and women of World War II were certainly brave and skilled in battle, but even they couldn't win the war on their own. Plagued in the early, low-tech years of the war by dangerous afflictions such as altitude and decompression
Life-Saving Animals to Be Honoured for Heroic Feats
Animals  (tags: canadian life saving animals, bravery, courage, honoured, awards, animals )

- 4036 days ago -
Four-legged Canadian heroes will be honoured at the 40th annual Purina Animal Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Monday, May 5th. To mark this milestone anniversary, five valiant animals, including one service dog, will be recognized for their life

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