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Stray Dog Adopted By Police Loves To Help Them Practice Their Pat-Downs

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This is Chato — a cheerful dog who was recently “hired” by a police department in Peru. But things weren’t always so good for him. Credit: Capy Veterinario A few months back, Chato was just another homeless pup, searching the streets for food, shelter and affection from strangers. That is, until he happened upon until […]

Grandpa Calls Granddaughter To Tell Her About Every Single Dog He Sees

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Growing up, dogs were always an incredibly important part of Haley Okun’s family. They’ve had four different dogs throughout her life, who were considered furry family members rather than pets, and their love for animals has always bonded them all, especially Okun and her grandpa.  “I lived with my grandparents for seven summers in a […]

The Joy of Being a Bird Ambassador

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In June, we asked a group of our loyal members (who had opted to participate in Audubon's Donor Insight Panel survey) to tell us more about their role as a "birding ambassador." More than 40 percent of those surveyed said that they share their love of birds with a relative, friend, colleague or stranger who may […]

Tiny Bald Puppies Found In A Bucket Are So Happy To Be Safe

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When a family peered out into their yard one morning and noticed a blue bucket sitting on the grass, they were confused because the bucket wasn’t theirs. The confusion turned to shock when they realized there was movement inside the bucket — and found four tiny, bald puppies, clearly in need of help.  Credit: RSPCA […]

Guy Discovers What His Dog And Girlfriend Are Up To While He’s Away

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Not long ago, Jose Perez had to go away on a business trip, leaving behind his girlfriend and their beloved dog, Nina. The three of them together form a picture-perfect trio. But Perez, while away, happened upon some adorable evidence that his partner and pup weren’t quite wallowing in sadness over him being gone. Credit: Jose […]

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 […]

5 Bald Puppies Found On Side Of Road Just Kept Kissing Rescuers

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A resident of Vineland, New Jersey, was driving along one day when all of a sudden they spotted the saddest sight — five bald, very sick-looking puppies, all huddled up together on the side of the road. It was immediately apparent that these poor babies had been abandoned, and the Good Samaritan driving by knew […]

When Did You Fall in Love With Birds?

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In February, we asked some of our most loyal members (who had opted to participate in our Donor Insight Panel survey) to recall their earliest or most special experience birdwatching. Along with highlighting a diverse array of species, many of our supporters also pointed to the people in their life who first introduced them to birds. […]

Kittens Can’t Stop Cuddling With The Police Officer Who Saved Their Lives

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Two police officers in Texas were finished dealing with a shoplifting call at a local TJ Maxx store when they suddenly got flagged down to help with something else — two tiny kittens stuck under a car in the store’s parking lot. Concerned for the kittens’ safety, the officers quickly went over to the car […]

People Stop Traffic To Help Enormous Snake Safely Cross The Road

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Yesterday, Italo Nascimento Fernandes and his wife were traveling near their home in Brazil when they spotted something unexpected. There, on the side of the highway in front of them, was an enormous snake — an anaconda who appeared to be attempting a perilous crossing. Fernandes knew he had to help. Credit: Izaias de Nazaré “We […]