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Parrot Tells Cops His Owner Is Drunk Driving (Morning Rush Video)
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, pet parrot, tattles, owner, unique, jail term, begged, take, parrot with him, morning rush, video, goodnews )

- 1712 days ago -
A man in Mexico found himself in very hot water after getting tattled on by his own pet! Yes, 49-year-old Guillermo Reyes was busted for allegedly driving drunk thanks to his honest pet yelling out 'he's drunk, he's drunk' in Spanish.
Dog Stands By Owner Who Fell Through Ice (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, dog, owner, fell, through, ice, video )

- 2075 days ago -
He was hunting when he fell through the ice into frigid water. But as witnesses called 911, a surprising ally stayed by his side. Loyal creature's gesture that melted hearts.
Reunited With My Dog After 16 Months (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: christmas, present, pet, dog, reunited, owner, goodnews, video )

- 2099 days ago -
:Christine Johnson shares how she lost her dog, but was happily reunited with him after almost a year and a half. (1:37)
Dog Rescued From Afghanistan Returns the Favor (Video!!)
Offbeat  (tags: dog, meatball, afghaistan, owner, rescued, favor, returned, goodnews, video )

- 2104 days ago -
A dog rescued from Afghanistan returns the favor to his owner Joe McCarty when he saves his life. The 9-month-old dog Meatball was barking non-stop when his owner was having a seizure. WTFX reports the dog had no formal training, but it might have
'Pooh' The Poodle Saves Blind Woman, Nancy Jones, From Gas Leak (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: GoodNews, Pooh, dog, pet, saves, owner, video )

- 2241 days ago -
A seeing-eye dog saved his legally blind owner Nancy Jones from a gas leak in her east Talladega, Alabama home according to ABC 3340. Jones started feeling lightheaded and dizzy while folding sheets when her poodle, Pooh, came to her with her leash.
Hero Pit Bull Drags Unconscious Owner Off Railroad Tracks
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, Lilly, hero, rescues, owner, goodnews )

- 2285 days ago -
A Pit bull dog named Lilly is being called a hero after dragging her unconscious owner from the path of an oncoming train. Lilly's owner was unharmed but the 8-year old dog was struck by the train.
Twist in the Tale as Fox Cub Is Rescued By a 'Canine Hero'
Offbeat  (tags: fox cub trapped, elderly dog, hero, rescued, saved fox cub, owner, walking )

- 2315 days ago -
A FOX cub trapped inside an overflow pipe was rescued when a "canine hero" alerted his owner to its plight. Rover, an 11-year-old collie-labrador cross, sniffed out the cub while on a walk with owner Steven Miller in the grounds .
Dog Survives 53 Days In Wild, Reunited With Owner
Offbeat  (tags: Dooley, suvivor, reunited, owner, goodnews )

- 2394 days ago -
RENO, Nev. -- Barbara Bagley says she never gave up hope that her dog would be found alive in the Nevada desert after the animal bolted from the scene of a crash that critically injured her and killed her husband.
Dog Rescued 40 Hours After Being Buried By Heartless Owner When Neighbours Hear Whimpering
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, rescued, 40 hours, after, being, buried by, heartless, owner, when, neighbours, hear, whimpering )

- 2515 days ago -
Battered and weary, this dog was rescued after 40 hours buried underground by his heartless owner. Neighbours helped dig Jerry the Brittany spaniel out from below two-feet of
Texas Animal Shelter Refuses to Hand Over Soldier's Dog
Offbeat  (tags: fort worth, outrage, refusal, pit bull dog mimi, owner, devastated, war veteran )

- 2869 days ago -
A public outcry may be what is needed to help an incarcerated dog find her way back to her owner, Steven Woods, a veteran of the Iraq War. Mimi, a Pit Bull, was seized by the city of Fort Worth back on October 14. One of Woods' neighbors claims that
Pet Alligator Seized, Owner Thought It Was a Lizard
Offbeat  (tags: pet alligator, captive, seized, owner, lizard, wild animals )

- 2913 days ago -
The owner of the Long Island store in New York said he was looking after it for two workers and thought it was a monitor lizard. The Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says the illegally kept alligator was removed last
WALTHAM ABBEY: Thieves Hang Dog and Steal Five More
Offbeat  (tags: stolen mother dog, puppies, guard dog, hanged, rescued, owner, devastation, investigation, thieves, cruelty, crime )

- 3121 days ago -
AN ANIMAL lover has been left distraught after thieves hung her guard dog from his own kennel and then stole four newborn puppies and their mother. Hollie Oake, 25, made the horrifying discovery this morning at her stables in The Potteries, Southend
Fat Cat 'Goliath' Rescued After Being Trapped In Doggy Door Trying To Steal Food (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: fat cat, goliath, trapped in doggy door, looking for food, rescued, owner )

- 3128 days ago -
Fat cat 'Goliath,' who clocks in at a massive 20.2 pounds, was rescued in Oregon after a woman found him stuck in her doggy door as he tried to slip into her garage to steal food. The Oregon Humane Society will hold him for a few days to see if his owner.
22lb Cat Socrates Is Signed Up to the PDSA's Pet Fit Club
Offbeat  (tags: huge overweight cat, diet, losing weight, owner )

- 3288 days ago -
His owner apparently hadn't noticed that Socrates was getting a little pudgy. As you can see from her face however, the vet's nurse realised straight away. At a whopping 22lb, the black and white heavyweight in Jenny Doig's arms is more than
Pet Owner Spots Her Cat on TV... Strolling Across the Set of BBC's Question Time
Offbeat  (tags: missingcat, sighted, television show, england, owner, mystery )

- 3373 days ago -
Devotees of the BBC's Question Time have many big issues to grapple with. But the only question on viewer Jackie Ellery's mind was... what her missing cat was doing on screen. One-year-old Tango became the unlikely star of the late night current

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