Tag: mdash

Tiny Lamb Was So Weak Until A Dog Taught Her How To Play

0 Comment

A little lamb named Maddison has just been adopted into a big loving multi-species family — but it wasn’t so long ago that she was totally unwanted. Credit: Black Goat Farm and Sanctuary Maddison, who also goes by Maddie, was born on a farm in Canada earlier this year. The timing of her birth was […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

People Just Discovered The Smallest Frogs In The World

0 Comment

Imagine finding something smaller than a fingernail in this lush forest of Madagascar.  Credit: Sam Hyde Roberts That’s just what a group of scientists have managed to do, Mongabay reports — and in doing so they discovered several new species of frog, the smallest types of frogs in the world.  Credit: Sam Hyde Roberts “Calling […]

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Woman Catches Her Cat Sneaking Off To Snuggle With Her Pet Rat

0 Comment

MacKenzie Allmon of North Little Rock, Arkansas, is a true animal lover — she’s a cat person and a dog person, and as the proud caretaker of four pet rats, she’s even a rat person.  Allmon says her animals are her everything. But little did she know just how much some of her pets would […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Man And His Dog Leap Into Water To Save Pups Trapped In Icy Lake

0 Comment

Since meeting one another last year, Timofey Yuriev and his faithful dog Kira have been inseparable companions. Indeed, the happy duo do just about everything together. And that includes saving lives. Credit: Timofey Yuriev Last Saturday, Yuriev, his wife and Kira headed out for a sunset stroll around an ice-covered lake near their home in New York. It’s […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Dog Insists On Sleeping In The Most Dramatic Place Possible

0 Comment

This is Ruben. Credit: David Harsanyi Ruben is a 5-year-old terrier who takes his nap time very seriously.  “His favorite hobbies are sleeping and barking at strangers — but mostly sleeping,” David Harsanyi, Ruben’s person, told The Dodo. And it’s a good thing Harsanyi knows Ruben’s habits so well — otherwise the dog could have given Harsanyi […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Camera Catches Cat Comforting Anxious Dog While Owner Is Away

0 Comment

The support of a friend can be a powerful tool when battling anxiety — someone who gently lets you know that you’re not alone and that everything will be OK. No one knows this better than Joule — a sweet-natured dog who hates to be left alone. Credit: Instagram/ginger_cat_and_vizslas Joule has come a long way since […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Woman Catches Her Cat Returning Home With Stolen Goods

0 Comment

About a year ago, something perplexing began happening to Jade Jefferies. She began to receive newspapers to her New Zealand home — newspapers she did not subscribe to. But it gets stranger yet. Credit: Jade Jefferies “They always have teeth marks in them,” Jefferies told The Dodo. Credit: Jade Jefferies Jefferies said these inexplicable deliveries […]

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Police Ignored This Box During Search — Until They Heard Splashing

0 Comment

When officers with the Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) began searching a home in Washington, D.C., last summer, they expected to find some unnerving sights. But nothing could have prepared them for who was lurking in the basement. The property belonged to a man involved in a suspected dogfighting ring, and during the search, the officers […]

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Retired Greyhounds Are Forced To Give Blood At This Strange ‘Rescue’ Group

0 Comment

The barking was deafening. The moment anyone stepped into Hemopet’s building, where 200 greyhounds are kept in tiny, rusty cages, the dogs erupted with sound. “The dog barking is persistent and loud, and there’s no respite for the animals from that constant noise,” Dan Paden, associate director of evidence analysis at PETA, told The Dodo. […]

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Sweet Senior Pittie Abandoned Before Holidays Needs A Home TODAY

0 Comment

Honey has been described as the “sweetest thing” at a busy shelter in Brooklyn, New York. But sadly, no one seems interested in adopting her. On Christmas Eve, Honey was picked up as a stray and brought to the Brooklyn branch of the Animal Control Centers of New York (ACC). Credit: Facebook/Must Love Dogs – […]

Tags: , , , , , , ,