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Service Dog Has The Sweetest Reaction To Getting A Video Call From Her Mom

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Meet Moxie — a very good girl who works every day to make her mom’s life a little bit easier.  Ever since Moxie met Katie Harris, the two have rarely been apart. Moxie accompanies her mom to work and is always by her side at home.  Credit: Facebook/Adventures with Moxie: Service Dog “Moxie helps me […]

Boy Caught Paying The Sweetest Visit To Neighbor’s ‘Misunderstood’ Cat

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This is Ace — an incredibly sweet cat who’s special both inside and out. Credit: Norma Maikovich Shortly after being rescued as a stray kitten, Ace lost one of his eyes due to an infection. Though that fact has never slowed him down or diminished his zest for life, Ace’s outward appearance has made him […]

Shelter Dog Tucked Himself In Every Night As He Waited For A Family

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Everything changed for a senior Chihuahua named Scooter when his person passed away.  Suddenly, instead of being at the home he’d known for years, he was in a shelter for homeless animals.  Credit: Jessica Lynn Howard To comfort himself, Scooter pulled up a dark blue blanket with white stars over his little body, tucking himself […]

Sweet Dog Has Been Waiting 3 Years In Shelter For A Family

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All Chubbs wants is a family.   For more than three years, the hound mix has lived in an animal shelter, waiting for an adopter to choose him.  Credit: Rona Distenfeld In March 2016, when Chubbs was just 1 year old, he ended up at Austin Pets Alive! (APA) in Texas.  “Chubbs has been at […]

There’s A Real-Life Batman Going Around Saving Shelter Pets

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Not all heroes wear capes — but when it comes to helping animals in need, some really do. That’s what one homeless pit bull named Koko learned when the Caped Crusader himself changed her life forever. Credit: Batman4Paws Koko arrived at the Pet Resource Center of Tampa as a stray. Day after day, she waited […]

Boaters Come To The Rescue Of Exhausted Little Animal Struggling To Stay Afloat

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When Char Morse and her husband set out for an early morning boat ride on Lake Michigan last Saturday, they never expected they’d wind up saving a life. But that’s exactly what they did. It all began not long after sunrise, after Morse’s husband noticed an unusual object bobbing in the waves in the distance. […]

Little Dog Who Was So Matted She Couldn’t See Looks So Different Now

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Magnolia had been waiting nearly a decade for help. No one knows exactly what she endured — but by the time she was finally safe, it didn’t matter. She was never going to know that type of life again. Credit: LSPCA The senior shih tzu was brought to Lancaster Animals Shelter in North Carolina, which […]

Worried Dog Watches Dad Perform Lifesaving ‘Surgery’ On His Favorite Toy

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Sure, this big fluffy dog named Leo simply adores his family, but there’s something else he loves — a brown stuffed animal he takes with him everywhere. “It is his favorite toy,” Hayley Alaxanian, Leo’s owner, told The Dodo. But recently, a little mishap threatened to end the good thing Leo and his toy have going. […]

Dog Gives Birth In Back Of Car Immediately After Being Rescued

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Rebecca Lynch was on vacation with her husband in Savannah, Georgia, when she decided to make an unplanned stop before returning home. While most people would stock up on souvenirs, Lynch decided to bring home something more meaningful. “I know that Georgia has a lot of rural, high-kill shelters and I knew I wanted to […]

People Spot Strangest Thing In Corner Of Restaurant Parking Lot

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At first glance, there seems to be nothing unusual about this restaurant set by a pond in the hills.  Credit: Roger Allen/IAR But looking a little closer reveals something sad about the otherwise idyllic setting.  Set off in a corner of the property by a parking lot is an iron fence, and behind that fence […]