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08/11/2017 01:42 PM
Pilot Flies 750 Miles to Save a Dog That Was Given 24 Hours to Live

While dogs might be man’s best friend, this man is now definitely the best friend of Lisa the pup. Lisa, also known as Adrienne, is a 2-year-old dog who was rescued by the Granville County Animal Shelter in Oxford, North Carolina when she was found on the streets with a severe

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08/10/2017 05:30 PM
Curious Dog Finds Box of Abandoned Kittens, Instantly Decides to Be Their Dad

This adorable dad does not care if his foster kids are a different species – he just wants to take care of them. Aragon the rescue pup first found his four orphan kittens when he was walking with his owner through Ymittos in Greece. The mountain is a notorious dumping

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08/08/2017 03:31 PM
Celebrate Int’l Cat Day With This Video of Kitties Acting Like Meowllennials

In celebration of International Cat Day today, these meowlennials grabbed their catnip, hit the club, and got lit on some purrrfect margaritas. But have no fear – no cats were intoxicated during the making of this meowvelous film. In fact, the video of these furry youngsters was created as a

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07/31/2017 06:31 PM
Community Shows Up in Full Force to Love Hero Dog in His Final Hours

Losing a furry friend is always hard – but this goodbye in particular was especially hard for Lance Corporal Jeff DeYoung. When DeYoung was just 19 years old, he was deployed to Afghanistan to fight the Taliban. He wasn’t alone, however – he was also joined by Cena the bomb-sniffing pooch.

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07/27/2017 01:51 PM
Surprising Results When People Were Asked if They’d Be Happier Adopting a Pet Than Winning the Lottery

This shocking new research might just prove that money can’t buy happiness. In order to raise awareness about the importance of adopting shelter animals, PetSmart Charities conducted a survey on how pets affected people’s happiness. The results? 66% said that adopting a pet would bring them more long-term happiness than

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07/26/2017 10:57 AM
Cat Gently Petting Tiny Frog is the Serene Moment You Need Today

Friendship comes in all kinds of shapes and sized – but these animals buddies are exceptionally different. A curious cat named Rin-chan was recently introduced to an itty bitty green tree frog, and his reaction to the amphibian is surprisingly friendly. Rin-chan ever so gently uses his paw to stroke

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07/23/2017 10:24 AM
Dog That Languished in a Cage For 8 Years Now Cuddles With Dozens of Toys

Jojo may have spent most of his life in a cage, but the pup is now making up for lost time with his new loving family. The 9-year-old dog originally belonged to an abusive family who left him in a rural dog facility with very little physical comforts. Eight years

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07/20/2017 01:16 PM
A Prescription for Compassion, This Handyman Builds Cheap Wheelchairs and Gives Them to Disabled Dogs

This animal lover dreamed up a brilliant solution for the dozens of disabled pups wandering around his city. When 40-year-old Pan Chieh isn’t working as a machine operator, he is busy building homemade canine wheelchairs out of water pipes. Chieh’s design, which only costs about $30 to build, has bestowed

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07/18/2017 04:34 PM
Cat Saved From Deadly Anti-freeze Thanks to Vodka Drip

While vodka is usually notorious for hurting people’s health, it may have saved one of this cat’s nine lives. A sick feline who was found outside of a tire store near Brisbane over the weekend was rushed to the RSPCA after he was believed to be showing signs of having

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07/18/2017 10:41 AM
Watch a Dog’s Gripping Rescue of a Fawn Struggling at Sea

The perfect antidote for a hound chasing a frightened fox is this tale of a hound saving a frightened fawn. Storm the English golden retriever was walking along a Long Island shore with his owner Mark Freeley on Sunday morning when the dog took off into the chilly ocean waters.

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07/15/2017 10:06 AM
Fearless Rats Are Caring for Orphan Kittens at This Loving Cat Cafe

Cats and rats may not seem like the ideal partners, but these little critters are the best of buds – despite their obvious differences. The Brooklyn Cat Café has enlisted the special help of two rats named Remy and Emile. The rats have a very special job: to befriend and

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07/14/2017 11:28 AM
When Dog Rescuer’s Car Breaks Down, Cop Lends His Own to Pick Up Pups

A dog rescuer and her husband were stranded without transportation on Fourth of July weekend – but when this compassionate cop heard about their mission, he didn’t even hesitate to hand them the keys to his own car. Molly Nemec and other animal rescuers have spent the last six weeks

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07/13/2017 11:29 AM
Rescue Pup Melts Hearts by Sharing its Good Fortune With Homeless Dog

Lana the rescue dog may have a loving home to call her own, but she hasn’t forgotten what it’s like to live on the streets. So when she saw a nearby homeless pup outside of her family’s home in Brazil, she decided to share her wealth with the foreign hound.

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07/11/2017 02:15 PM
Deaf Senior Dog is Found After 9 Months in Frigid Mountain Wilderness

The Cameron family had given up on their senior dog ever returning from the treacherous mountain wilderness – until they were reunited nine months later. The deaf 14-year-old Chesapeake retriever named Mo had wandered off into the Idaho landscape near Horseshoe Bend back in September. After Mo disappeared, the Cameron

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07/09/2017 12:12 PM
Male Model Jumps into Choppy Water to Rescue Drowning Dog

This fashion model wasn’t afraid of jumping into choppy ocean waters if it meant saving the pup who had been blown off of a pier. In 2009, Raden Soemawinata was on the Brighton Pier in Victoria, Australia when 60 mile per hour winds blew Bibi, a small Maltese-Shih Tzu mixed

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07/09/2017 09:29 AM
Puppy Abandoned in Airport Bathroom With ‘No Other Option’ is Inundated With Love

The owner of Chewy the dog was not happy about abandoning him in the airport bathroom – but she didn’t think she had any other choice. The Chihuahua puppy was left in one of the restrooms of McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada with a note that read: “Hi!

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07/07/2017 02:02 PM
Dog Hailed As Hero After Rescuing “Ghost” Cat From Storm Drain

It had been weeks since Ghost the cat first went missing – but thanks to a local dog, he was rescued from an unlikely place: under a manhole cover. Shelly Colette and her border collie-Labrador mixed dog named Cash were walking through Sackville, New Brunswick when Cash stopped at a

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07/07/2017 11:59 AM
If You Donate to Feed Homeless Pets, You Can Watch Your Meal Being Served in Real Time

Have you ever felt like you didn’t have enough time to volunteer? Do you ever feel like you haven’t had enough money to donate to charities? Do you ever wonder what happens to the animals at your local shelter? That’s where Teddy Food comes in. Teddy Food is an online

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07/03/2017 12:21 PM
After Days of Intense Search, Lost Dogs Return Home When They Smell Family Cooking Breakfast

When two mischievous pups dashed away from their owners into the wilderness, their humans were worried that they would never see them ever again. Upon smelling their favorite food, however, the dogs eventually came home. When miniature schnauzers Charlie and Theo were out with their owners Liz and Graham Hamson

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06/30/2017 11:45 AM
Woman and Her Dog Singing “We Are the Champions” is Howling Good

James Corden may be famous for his carpool karaoke, but he might have to step up his game if he wants to compete with this dynamic duo. Lola the Shiloh shepherd and Annie Aul were on their way from Montgomery, Alabama to Miami, Florida back in February when the ultimate

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