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Daring raccoon rescued from San Mateo highway underpass

Daring raccoon rescued from San Mateo highway underpass

The animal was found beneath a highway underpass and faced two choices -- falling or fighting with traffic.
Arizona Rescue Group Has Saved Nearly 800 Pets Using High-Tech Tricks: 'Never Give Up Hope'

Arizona Rescue Group Has Saved Nearly 800 Pets Using High-Tech Tricks: 'Never Give Up Hope'

It was nearly three weeks after Eddie, a skittish rescue dog, escaped through a garage door mistakenly left open and disappeared into the “brutal” 105-degree Phoenix heat last July that Donna Kelly
Three Abandoned Puppies Rescued Following Louisiana Street Dog Shootings

Three Abandoned Puppies Rescued Following Louisiana Street Dog Shootings

Thanks to two hardworking animal rescues, this trio of adorable puppies is on the road to finding a forever home. At two weeks old, Bear, Lady and Ruffian were left orphaned in the streets of Lousiana
Dog Currently Living in Boston Shelter Looking for a New Home After Owner Dies of Coronavirus

Dog Currently Living in Boston Shelter Looking for a New Home After Owner Dies of Coronavirus

Chloe, a 5-year-old chihuahua, is looking for a new home after her owner died of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Chloe, described as shy and friendly, was surrendered from a home in Brockton,
Stolen San Francisco Dog Found at L.A. Shelter After Owner Spent Thousands on Airplane Banner

Stolen San Francisco Dog Found at L.A. Shelter After Owner Spent Thousands on Airplane Banner

This little pup has made it home! A dog that was stolen outside of a San Francisco grocery store four months ago has been located at an animal shelter in Los Angeles, the pet’s owner Emilie Talermo
Shelter Dog Now Living His 'Best Life' After Waiting 848 Days to Find a Forever Home

Shelter Dog Now Living His 'Best Life' After Waiting 848 Days to Find a Forever Home

Better late than never! Last week, the in Nashville, Indiana, announced that one of its longer-term dogs, Moby, had finally landed a forever home — after 848 days of waiting. The shelter shared the
NYC Dog Rescue Naming Their Adoptable Pets After Health Heroes and Essential Workers

NYC Dog Rescue Naming Their Adoptable Pets After Health Heroes and Essential Workers

This New York City dog rescue has found a heartwarming way to honor those working on the frontlines of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As a way to say thank you, Hearts & Bones Rescue
Stolen Pets Likely Among Hundreds of Dogs Rescued from Illegal Slaughterhouse in China

Stolen Pets Likely Among Hundreds of Dogs Rescued from Illegal Slaughterhouse in China

Humane Society International and its rescue partner Vshine are celebrating the rescue of 423 dogs from a slaughterhouse in Henan, China. According to a spokesperson from HSI, 423 canines were found
Florida Shelter Clears Kennel for the First Time Ever Due to Adoption Increase During Pandemic

Florida Shelter Clears Kennel for the First Time Ever Due to Adoption Increase During Pandemic

A Florida animal shelter is celebrating a silver lining amid the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For the first time ever, the main dog kennel at Palm Beach County Animal Care and
You Can Now Add Real Goat and Llama Guests to Your Zoom Video Conferences for Under $100

You Can Now Add Real Goat and Llama Guests to Your Zoom Video Conferences for Under $100

Tired of seeing the same faces every day on your Zoom video conferences? This animal sanctuary is offering an unconventional — and adorable — way to liven up your call. Sweet Farm in Silicon Valley,
3 Bear Cubs Are Rescued by Police After Their Mom Was Struck and Killed by Truck in Virginia

3 Bear Cubs Are Rescued by Police After Their Mom Was Struck and Killed by Truck in Virginia

Three black bear cubs are “safe and sound” after their mother was killed on a Virginia highway, according to the Wildlife Center of Virginia. On Easter Sunday, the Virginia State Police rescued three
Washington D.C. Pet Rescue Pulling Dogs from Kill Shelters to Meet Demand for Foster Pets

Washington D.C. Pet Rescue Pulling Dogs from Kill Shelters to Meet Demand for Foster Pets

The spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is causing problems for the nation’s shelter pets. Stuck in crowded shelters — many shut down to the public due to municipal restrictions — some dogs and
Florida Police Rescue Dog Stranded on Boat After Owner Is Hospitalized with Coronavirus

Florida Police Rescue Dog Stranded on Boat After Owner Is Hospitalized with Coronavirus

One Florida pup is being looked after by the Martin County Sheriff’s Office while his owner is hospitalized due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). On Friday, the police rescued a German shepherd
Animal Conservationists Wear Special Jackets to Take Care of an Orphaned Baby Zebra

Animal Conservationists Wear Special Jackets to Take Care of an Orphaned Baby Zebra

The realities of the animal kingdom can be cruel, but there are miracles that emerge from it. At the end of February 2020, a herd of goats and their herdsman saved a baby zebra’s life, and the love
Colorado Sanctuary Home to 39 Tigers Once Owned By Tiger King's Joe Exotic: They're 'Happier'

Colorado Sanctuary Home to 39 Tigers Once Owned By Tiger King's Joe Exotic: They're 'Happier'

While watching Netflix’s wildly-successful docu-series Tiger King, many may wonder ‘What happened to all of Joe Exotic’s animals?’ The first season of the show concludes with the G.W. Zoo’s former

Man Rescues and Brings Home Baby Fox After Mistaking the Little Animal for a Puppy

A U.K. construction worker was thrown for a loop this week after realizing he accidentally brought a baby fox into his home. While working on a building site, the man came across what he believed to

Bear Wakes Up After 4-Month Hibernation and People Today Can Totally Relate

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Nicole Marie (@grizzlygirl84) on Mar 18, 2020 at 5:34pm PDT We’ve all had those groggy mornings where it takes a few seconds to come back into
Half Moon Bay animal sanctuary is offering Goat 2 Meeting

Half Moon Bay animal sanctuary is offering Goat 2 Meeting

COVID-19 is forcing people to have meetings online, but that doesn't mean you can't invite a goat, a llama or a pig to drop in for a change.
These Sweet Stuffed Animals Can Help You Save Dozens of Real-Life Elephants

These Sweet Stuffed Animals Can Help You Save Dozens of Real-Life Elephants

A trip to Thailand turned into a whole new life of Kristina McKean. After witnessing the neglect some elephants endured during her trip to Thailand, McKean decided to put her product development and
Koalas Rescued from Australia's Bushfires Released Back into the Wild Happy and Healthy

Koalas Rescued from Australia's Bushfires Released Back into the Wild Happy and Healthy

The Down Under is here to lift your spirits up! In December 2019, wildlife conservation non-profit Science for Wildlife, with the support of San Diego Zoo Global, rescued numerous koalas from