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Shy Shelter Dog Flips Out After Realizing He’s Been Adopted

Since November, Benny, an 8-month-old pit bull, has been on death-row like all other unfortunate abandoned dogs at Carson Animal Care Center, a high-kill shelter in Gardena, California. For weeks nobody wanted to take this shy but sweet doggie home, until a miracle happened. On December 10th, Benny’s life was spared. He was noticed by […]

Learn How This Family Grows 6,000 Lbs of Food On Just 1/10th Acre

Ever thought of growing your own food but didn’t think it was possible? It’s more that possible! It might even be the way of the future. If the Dervaes family can do it while living in Los Angeles, I think you can to. The Dervaes family live on 1/10th of an acre 15 minutes from […]

She Saw Her Dog’s Tongue Blew Up – Days Later He Died – Now...

After Jamie Stumpf lost her dog, she went on Facebook to post about the dangers of dog toys that few pet owners ever contemplate. The photos of Stumpf’s dog, Maximus, show the now deceased pet apparently with a massively swollen tongue. Her dog has been playing with a rubber ball that had a single hole […]

Mountain Lion Chained To Circus Truck His Entire Life Takes First Free Steps After...

Mufasa the mountain lion was just a baby when he was torn from the wild to be bought and sold on the exotic pet trade. As a result, he has spent the last 20-years of his life chained to the back of an illegal Peruvian circus truck, as he was carted from town to town […]

Canada Legalizes Oral Sex With Pets

Canada’s Supreme Court has legalized oral sex with pets as long as no penetration is involved in a ruling slammed by animal rights groups. The court ruled 7-1 in favor of a British Columbia man convicted of 13 counts of sexually assaulting his stepdaughters who also “smeared peanut butter on the genitals of his victims […]

The Eco Apocalypse In Indonesia That No One Is Talking About

Some of the most devastating fires the world has ever seen are happening right now in Indonesia, and this unfolding disaster is getting little attention. Annual fires during the dry season have become typical in the last 20 years or so as slash and burn rain-forest farming techniques have ravaged this once pristine part of […]

Not Just For Humans — Watch CBD Oil Stop This Dog’s Seizure In Under...

Over the past couple of years, we have seen more and more videos showing the miraculous ability of cannabis to stop seizures in their tracks. From oil extracts to nasal sprays, the proof is now undeniable that cannabis is medicinal and offers a real solution for those suffering from debilitating seizures. And it’s not just […]

Giant Prehistoric Shark Teeth Washing Up On North Carolina Beaches

Carolina may be in for a big surprise, as giant teeth belonging to the ancient Megaladon have been washing ashore.  Experts estimate that with fossilized teeth washing ashore measuring approximately six inches long, he prehistoric shark-like creatures would have measured an estimated 60 feet long. Some of the teeth are as large as an adult’s […]

Chinese Immigrant Sold Hot Dogs Made With Real Dog Meat

 Xi Ping Chow, a 57-year-old Chinese immigrant, has been arrested by the NYPD this week after authorities were informed that the man was making his own hot dogs with the meat of stray dogs in the area. NYC food inspectors were anonymously tipped on Chow’s operation which possibly involved recuperating dead dogs in dumpsters of […]

Meet The Himalayan Bees That Make Psychedelic Honey

Deep in the Himalaya Mountains lives a bee that produces what locals call “mad honey.” Mad, or red honey, is produced by Apis dorsata laboriosa, or Himalayan Cliff Bee. It’s the largest bee in the world and they make an unusual honey. Apis dorsata makes honey out of Rhododendron flowers. Rhododendron contain grayanotoxins which is […]

How To Understand What Your Dog Is Trying To Say

You may think that look on your dog’s face is a smile or that behavior is too cute, but we often don’t read dog behaviors especially well, and as a result, we imperil our dog’s happiness and maybe even our safety if we’re not careful. In order to completely understand what your dog is trying […]

Dogs Are Truly “Man’s Best Friend”: How This 16 Year Old Dog Saved His...

I always love stories about heroism especially when the knight is a dog. Who would forget the touching stories of  Hachiko and Mari and the three puppies? These stories are based on real life events that inspired many and showed the true meaning of love, friendship, loyalty and happiness. Dogs are truly man’s best friend and here […]

Man Was Napping In The Shade Under A Tree, When A Cheetah Approaches and...

Cheetahs are built for two main things, running and hunting. You can’t outrun them. They are the fastest land animals on Earth. You can forget outmaneuvering them, it’s believed that they’re able to know and anticipate the escape tactics of the animals they prey upon. By the time you even notice one and start to […]

Dog Lies Down In Road For Hours At Spot Where Florida Accident Claims His...

After a Florida woman was fatally hit by a semi truck, her pet dog remained at the scene, laying in the spot where its owner’s life was taken. Kelly Black, 42, was found dead in the street near a gas station in Jacksonville at approximately 6.15am. The truck that hit her has still not been […]

Two Puppies Fell Into A Pit With A Cobra – Then Something Incredible Happened

We often hear amazing stories about the animal world, and the more dangerous an animal is, the more incredible the story often turns out to be. We never cease to be amazed at how sensitive and responsive all kinds of creatures can be. This particular story took place in the Indian state of Punjab. Two small puppies accidentally fell into a well. The pit was very deep, and […]

31 Healthiest Foods For Your Dog and The 13 You Need To Avoid

Being good pet parents, we are always looking for ways to please our fur babies. As hard as many of us may try to keep our dogs on their canine diets, sometimes we just can’t resist slipping them an occasional human morsel. A lot of people feel that dogs should not be given any “people” food, however, […]

Monkey Adopts A Puppy, Defends It From Stray Dogs, and Lets It Eat First

The bonds of love and affection have a remarkable way of making whatever differences in kind or kin seem all but insignificant. It’s fitting then that such a lesson would be illustrated so well by a creature distinct from us — like this monkey who opened his heart to a puppy. The rhesus macaque became […]

Draco Volans: The Tiny Dragon Discovered In Indonesia

As it turns out, dragons do exist. Well, these little guys technically aren’t dragons, but they are flying lizards, which seems pretty close. The tiny lizards are known as “Draco volans,” and over the course of thousands of years, they developed an amazing way to evade predators: Flight. Their small, wing-like appendages allow them to […]

20 Reasons You Should Consider Having A Dog In Your Life, Backed By Science

1. They empathize With Human Pain Goldsmiths College released a study that showed more dogs will approach someone who’s crying or in distress than someone who is not. This shows that dogs are empathetic and are eager to help comfort humans in pain. 2. They can detect cancer Due to their incredible sense of smell, […]

Everyone Was Warned Not To Touch This Cat, But This Guy Did – This...

This abandoned little kitten was found wandering the streets, and every time people saw him they’d shy away from him because he looked ugly and sick. His name? Ugly the cat. One man took pity on the poor thing and shared his love with Ugly, before he died in his arms. From Around the Web

This Little Baby Was Raised In A Chicken Cage – What Happened When They...

Every now and then a story comes along that both horrifies you and fills you with hope at the same time. When the folks at the International Animal Rescue organization found Budi, a baby orangutan, he was being kept in a chicken cage and being fed nothing but condensed milk. The small space and lack […]

Adorable Pit Bull Brothers Will Instantly Make Your Day Better

Darren and Phillip, two adorable Staffordshire Bull Terriers in Brisbane, Australia, are making waves online with adorable pictures of the two of them goofing off. These “Blueboys” aren’t actually brothers, but they might as well be. Jennifer McLean got them a year apart, but she says they’ve become inseparable pals that love to snuggle and even […]

Koko The Gorilla Adopts 2 Baby Kittens After Being Unable To Have Her Own...

Koko the gorilla received a special gift for her 44th birthday. The gorilla, famous for her knowledge of American Sign Language, was presented with a box of kittens and allowed to choose two as pets; the remaining cats were adopted into good homes. Koko received her first cat “All Ball” after signing that she wanted […]

Hunters Stunned & Can’t Explain The Crazy Neon Blue Fat On This Wild California...

When a couple out on their ranch in Morgan Hill, California, saw a wild pig roaming the brush, they decided to shoot it and take it home for meat. After transporting the pig back home and draining its blood, the pair cut open the pig ready to skin and portion it, only to find this wild hog […]

Dogs Who Head Press Should See A Vet ASAP. Recognizing This Behavior Could Save...

If you notice your dog repeatedly pressing their heads against the wall, floor or other object for no apparent reason, your pet could have a dangerous medical condition. The behavior is called “head pressing”, and it is characterized by the compulsive act of pressing the head against something solid for extended periods of time. Head […]

Heartbreaking Video Shows Dolphin Beg For Help During Annual, Govt-Sanctioned Dolphin Slaughter

Taiji, Japan – In an annual display of absolute barbarism, the infamous dolphin slaughter in Taiji, Japan kicked off its yearly massacre of dolphins and whales last week. Founder of The Dolphin Project and star of the 2009 documentary film “The Cove,” Ric O’Barry was on scene to witness the bloodbath once again. Even after […]

109 Year Old Man Knits Tiny Sweaters To Save The Lives of Penguins

Alfred “Alfie” Date is the oldest man in Australia, now 109 years old. When he’s not (I’m assuming) about town raising hell, he’s at home knitting tiny sweaters for New Zealand’s Phillip Island’s Penguin Foundation. Why? It’s not just for the cuteness factor. The tiny penguin sweaters help the birds who were severely injured in a […]

Abandoned Dog Met An Orangutan, What Happened Next Will Warm Your Soul

Sometimes friendships are made completely by accident. This abandoned dog has entered a wild animal sanctuary looking for food when it met an orangutan. It was a friendship at first sight and now they both swim, run and have fun together. From Around the Web

This Rescued Sea Turtle Says ‘Thank You’ In A Way That Will Move You...

2012 saw the glorious (but obvious) declaration that non-human animals are conscious, living beings. This may have already been apparent for anyone who has lived with or experienced being around an animal in their day-to-day life, but as we know the science-community holds strict guidelines when declaring anything as definitive. The video below showcases a beautiful […]

Native American “Root Beer”: A Homemade Tonic to Purify Your Blood

The root beer we find on the grocery store shelves today is a far cry from its healthful ancestor. Homemade “root beer” is a purifying tonic whose roots are firmly planted in Native American medicine. “Roots” Beer Old-fashioned root beer, the modern-day version that is, often conjures up images of drive-in movies, ice cream floats […]

Hulk, At 173 Lbs, Might Be The World’s Biggest Pitbull and He’s Still Growing

‘Hulk,’ a massive 173.4lb (78.6kg) pitbull in the U.S., is a trained professional guard dog, who will heed his owners every command and protect them with his life. But don’t let that scare you – this gentle giant, possibly the largest of his kind, is also a big softie who loves to sing and play […]

Undercover Investigation Reveals How Dog Meat Is Sold To Unsuspecting Tourists In Bali

Tourists visiting the exotic island of Bali might be sickened and shocked to discover that the satay chicken they’d eaten was actually dog meat. They might also be horrified to learn that the dogs were brutally tortured, beaten, poisoned, and butchered for their flesh, as a new undercover investigation by Animals Australia reveals. “When we embarked […]

This Mall In Turkey Let Homeless Dogs Sleep Inside To Escape The Cold

No doubt about it, life can be tough for our four-legged friends who depend on us for food, shelter, and love. Even with all the horrible news we read about animals, there is still good in the world. This now viral photo shared by an Imgur user is doing just that: giving us hope. After a recent snow […]

This Is One Of The Most Powerful Videos You Will Ever See, Just Make...

This powerful short film about adoption and abandonment is so hard-hitting that it really deserves a warning about what irresponsibility and cruelty can do to living beings.  It is set to music, and is able to tell a story without any dialogue, that will stay with you forever. It tells the story of a very […]

Divers Are Heartbroken When They Discover Animals Being Kept In Horrible Underwater Cages

Last March, a group of divers headed out to explore the waters surrounding the remote island of Kokoya, which is a part of Indonesia. It’s an ideal place to swim and investigate; the crystal clear water is home to a variety of gorgeous sea life, and the weather is almost always warm. What the divers […]

After Being Wounded With Poison Arrows, Desperate Elephant Runs To Humans For Help

Amazingly, though the lead bull had never been to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, he had an instinct the humans there would help him and his friends. Earlier this year, True Activist relayed the saddening news that within one decade, the African elephant is likely to become extinct. Because of the illegal ivory trade, over […]

Radioactive Man Who Returned To Fukushima To Feed The Animals That Everyone Else Left...

The untold human suffering and property damage left in the wake of the Fukushima disaster in Japan has been well-documented, but there’s another population that suffered greatly that few have discussed – the animals left behind in the radioactive exclusion zone. One man, however, hasn’t forgotten – 55-year-old Naoto Matsumura, a former construction worker who […]

Lake of Doom: Deadly Waterway Calcifies Any Animal That Dares To Dive In

Sometimes, truth is indeed more terrifying than fiction. In what could easily make for prime horror film fodder, a renowned photographer has captured stunning images of wildlife calcified by the caustic waters of a deadly Tanzanian lake. Nick Brandt, well-known for his photography of East Africa’s natural landscape, came across Tanzania’s Lake Natron during his […]

Award Winning Matador Dies After Being Gored By Bull

An award-winning Spanish matador has died after being gored in the lungs during a bullfight in the small French town of Mont de Marsan. Professional matador, Ivan Fandino, 36, reportedly tripped on his cloak before being caught by the bull’s horns at the Aire-sur-l’Adour bullfighting festival on Saturday. The Spaniard reportedly suffered two heart attacks […]

Leonardo DiCaprio: We Must Save The Last Place On Earth Where Orangutans, Tigers, Rhinos...

Leonardo DiCaprio is using his clout to protect the struggling Leuser Ecosystem, a precious rainforest in Sumatra, Indonesia that’s under threat from industrial development for palm oil. The Oscar winning actor and prominent environmental activist spent the weekend in the forest with fellow actors Adrien Brody and Fisher Stevens. According to The Jakarta Post, the crew toured Mount […]

If Cops Treat Their Own Dogs Like This, It Is No Wonder They Shoot...

A disturbing video was posted to YouTube yesterday of a Hammond, Indiana police officer allegedly abusing his K-9 unit. In the short clip we can see the officer completely raise the dog off of the ground and beat him with a strap of some sort. WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT:   From what we can see in […]

Disabled Dog Was Sad Because No Dogs Would Play With Him – Now Watch...

We’ve all had to go through some type of growing pains back when we were young, but a few of us had it worse than others, a lot worse. For a one year old Anatolian Shepherd named Kolina, her growing pains were literally just that. She was born with a spinal condition common in larger […]

How CBD Is Changing The Dog Supplementation Landscape

By Cannabidiol Life As the saying goes, dogs are humans best friend. It is, therefore, important to consider the long term health and wellness of our loyal pets. Cannabidiol or CBD is a breakthrough supplement derived from the cannabis sativa plant. Due to the Hemp Farming Bill and focus on medical marijuana, studies on the […]

Government Plans To Kill 45,000 Wild Horses, A 75% Reduction In Population

Every year or so, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) makes a plan to kill off large numbers of animals that they deem to be a nuisance somehow. In recent years government environmental have proposed killing large numbers of everything from Tortoises to Owls, but many times they are forced to walk back their plans if they get enough […]

Desperately Thirsty Cobra Approaches Villagers For Water

A King cobra was so thirsty, it approached villagers in southern India for aid. An extreme drought is affecting populations in southern parts of India, and it’s not just people who are suffering from the adverse climatic conditions. Some animals are bypassing their primal nature to intentionally seek out humans for aid. For example, a […]

16 Rhinos Killed In Kruger National Park Since Beginning of March

Within an 18-day span, sixteen rhino carcasses were found in this national park. A rhino’s horn may be predominantly composed of keratin (the same material as one’s fingernails), but that hasn’t deterred poachers from seeking out the large land mammals and slaughtering them in Kruger National Park (KNP), South Africa. In fact, between March 4 […]

She Sits Down Next To A Giant Wolf – Watch The Moment When Their...

Not many people can walk freely with wolves and the rare few who are able to share such a close and special bond with the majestic animals are incredibly fortunate. Danielle, a wildlife worker at the Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, is one of those lucky souls. She has earned the trust and respect of […]

This Bonobo Starts Fires, Cooks His Own Food, and Knows 3,000 English Words

A bonobo ape has learned how to start fires, cook his own food, put them out, and much, much more… Only recently was it affirmed that other species besides mankind have entered the stone age. This fascinating finding, initially reported by the BBC, has done much to dissuade the notion that humans are the noblest, and […]

Kitty Rescue: Homeless Cat Praised For Saving Abandoned Baby

A baby boy not older than 12 weeks has been found in a box on a staircase in an apartment block in the Russian town of Obninsk. The box was meant for a cat, who – after having found a new soul in misery, warmed up the baby and was worried to let him go. […]

When You See What This Inmate Does For A Dog In Need of Help,...

Let’s get one thing straight: people shouldn’t have to be forced to rescue dogs. The cruel conditions that dogs often live in really makes one scratch their head and wonder how someone could ever do something terrible to these lovable little animals. Unfortunately, there are awful people in the world who do atrocious things to […]