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Woman Flees California Wildfire on Bike With 70-Pound Dog in Duffel Bag | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, humans, wildfires, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 339 days ago -
When a wildfire forced her to flee her home on a bicycle early Monday morning, a California woman used a duffel bag as a makeshift sidecar for her 70-pound pit bull
Pilot Breaks Rules To Save Animals From Fort McMurray Fire
Animals  (tags: wildfires, animal rescue, Fort McMurray, Suncor Airlines, compassion, pet owners, rescue operation )

- 850 days ago -
For pilot Keith Mann, loading dozens of animals onto his plane in order to evacuate them from the historic Fort McMurray wildfire in Canada was the right thing to do, even if it was against the rules. Nearly 90,000 people were forced to flee wildfires
Orphaned Joeys Lost Their Home to Forest Fires, Now TheyâEUR(TM)re Getting the Love They Need
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, rescued, suffering, wildlife, Australia, kangaroos, wildfires, rescued )

- 971 days ago -
It may be winter here in the United States, but on the other side of world, Australia is experiencing some serious brush fires during summerâEUR(TM)s dry heat. The fires are not only a threat to local forests, but also to all of the animals who live there. ...
Wildlife Waystation Works to Evacuate Exotic Animals From Little Tujunga Canyon
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildfires, exotics, habitat )

- 3303 days ago -
Yesterday we learned about the farm animals who were shuttled away to safety because of the Station fire, but what of the exotic creatures at the Wildlife Waystation in Little Tujunga Canyon? The 160-acre facility is home to more than 400 animals,
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Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, evacuated, zoos, wildfires, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3303 days ago -
Los Angeles wild fires: zoo animals evacuated as homes burn in Glendale, California.
L.A. Wildfires Threaten Michael Jackson's Tigers, Spare E.T.'s Home
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildfires, sanctuary, threatened, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3304 days ago -
The Shambala Preserve, run by The Birds babe Tippi Hedren and, since 2006, home to the King of Pop's exotic felines Thriller and Sabu, has been threatened by the wildfires raging now less than a mile away from the 65-acre nonprofit sanctuary
VCA Veterinary Clinics Offer Free Boarding for Pets Displaced By Wildfire
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, wildfires, displaced, boarding, protection )

- 3304 days ago -
Pet hospital chain VCA announced today that it will offer free boarding to all pet owners forced to evacuate or otherwise displaced by Southern California's wildfires.
Los Angeles Wildfires: Exotic Animals in 'Noah's Ark' Evacuation
Animals  (tags: wildfires, devastation, grief, widllife, homes, destroyed, tragedy )

- 3304 days ago -
Lions, tiger, leopards, mountain lions, wolves, black bears and ostriches were being placed in cages and on to trucks and moved from the Wildlife Waystation to the Los Angeles Zoo and other facilities. The refuge also houses zebra, hyaenas, llamas and
Farm Animals From Acton Sanctuary Animal Acres Are Evacuated Because of Station Fire
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, sanctuary, wildfires, environment, habitat, protection )

- 3304 days ago -
We're happy to report that most of the farm-animal residents of Animal Acres, the large sanctuary in Acton, have been moved to a safe facility out of the path of the Station fire. Earlier today, we reported that Animal Acres had opted to move the
Los Angeles Wild Fires: Lions and Tigers Evacuated From Wildlife Centre
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildfires, exotics, moved, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3305 days ago -
Four hundred exotic animals are being moved from a nature reserve north of Los Angeles out of the way of the wild fires that have claimed the lives of two firefighters.
Animal Preserve That Houses Michael Jackson's Tigers Won't Heed Wildfire Evacuation Order
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, sanctuary, wildfires, big cats, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3305 days ago -
The owner of a preserve of exotic animals near Los Angeles that houses big cats once owned by Michael Jackson says she is ignoring evacuation orders and staying put as a wildfire rages nearby.
Acton Sanctuaries Shambala and Animal Acres Have Different Strategies for Dealing With Station Fire
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, sanctuary, tigers, wildfires, California, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3306 days ago -
Although the Station fire, which doubled in size to 85,000 acres overnight, has reached the doorstep of the Shambala big cat sanctuary in Acton, the resident lions, tigers and other animals are (hopefully) staying put. Chris Gallucci, Shambala's vice
Southern California Wildfires Can Negatively Impact Your Pets Health
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, protection, wildfires, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat )

- 3306 days ago -
Recent wildfires in southern California have affected lives of both people and their pets, even in the West Hollywood area. Since the start of the 2009 fires in and near the Angeles National Forest and adjacent Los Angeles metro areas, there has been a
Evacuation Help Needed for California Animal Sanctuaries
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, wildfires, sanctuaries, environment )

- 3306 days ago -
California readers especially, please read through Kelly's entire post to find out how you may be able to provide vital help during the evacuations (information on the Gentle Barn situation follows presentation of the long Kinship Circle alert for Animal
Wildfires Threaten Endangered Gorilla Habitat in Central Africa
Animals  (tags: animals, gorillas, wildfires, habitat, endangered, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3347 days ago -
Large areas of pristine mountain gorilla habitat are threatened by a series of wildfires which have raged for three days along the Rwanda-Uganda border.

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