Monthly Archives: August 2010

Woman Saves Choking Bear | The Outside Blog

Great story from Outside Magazine: Early this month, a Wisconsin woman stuck her hand down a black bear’s throat to save the bear from choking, The Lakeland Times reports. Patricia Torres, 47, woke up at 5:30am to hear a sow … Continue reading

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Dogs and Puppies

Thanks to Teddi’s dad, Jim, for sharing this sweet video of dogs and all the love they have to share! via Dogs and Puppies.

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Dog boiled alive after jumping into mint farm discharge |

A yellow labrador was boiled alive after jumping into a ditch with scalding-hot water from an illegal water discharge. The dog’s owner sustained third-degree burns on his lower leg when he tried to save the dog. The mint farm responsible … Continue reading

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Inside the Minds of Animals – TIME

Humans have a fraught relationship with beasts. They are our companions and our laborers. We love them and cage them, admire them and abuse them. And, of course, we cook and eat them. Our dodge has always been that animals … Continue reading

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The Bible and Human ‘Dominion’ Over Animals: Superiority or Responsibility?

Anyone who lives with animals or has observed them at any length will tell you that they can seem pretty darn smart. 2010-08-13- Recent studies confirm that they are, in diverse ways and to varying degrees. That’s the point of … Continue reading

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Dachshund Saves Owner After Seeking Help From Neighbor

A small dog who refused to return home until a neighbor followed her helped rescue her owner after he collapsed at home following heart surgery. Charles Mitchell said he was working in his yard last week in the Oregon wine … Continue reading

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Chihuahua Mix Attacked By Coyote, Saved By Pit Bulls – Denver News Story – KMGH Denver

Coyotes are being spotted more in alleys and open spaces, attracted to things like open garbage and bird feeders.Buster is a Chihuahua-Terrier mix. He was attacked Saturday morning.”He woke me up at 6:30 to do his thing. I let him … Continue reading

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