Monthly Archives: November 2015

When Homeless Shelters Create Room For Pets, Everybody Wins

Life just got a little easier for homeless families with pets near Salem, Oregon.Last week saw the opening of a new cat and dog boarding facility for families in transitional housing.That means that Betty Hargens and her great-grandson, who lost … Continue reading

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Little Pig Encounters Fall Leaves For The First Time Ever, Goes Berserk

This little piggy went to market, this little piggy stayed home, and this little piggy — well, she went totally berserk when she encountered a pile of crisp and crunchy fall leaves.According to YouTuber Tammy Scheers, this is Willow the … Continue reading

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Scientists Unearth Fossils Of Rats The Size Of Small Dogs

VISUALS UNLIMITED, INC./ROBERT PICKETT VIA GETTY IMAGESCome on… rats are pretty cute.Musophobes, quit reading now.Archaeologists with the Australian National University have discovered the fossils of seven different species of giant rats, one of which could grow to be up to … Continue reading

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The Moment This Orangutan Knew She And Her Baby Would Be OK

Much has been written about the plight of orangutans clinging to life in the dwindling forests of Indonesia. But where words fail, a single image can say so much. Volunteers from International Animal Rescue (IAR) have been working on the … Continue reading

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Know & Tell: Special snuggie comforts orphaned baby bat | abc7news.com

A rescue group has found a comforting way to help an orphaned bat. Volunteers wrapped the little bat in a special snuggie that helps the baby feel like she’s curled up in her mother’s wings. Source: Know & Tell: Special … Continue reading

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