Puppy born with green fur in strange occurrence

An Italian farmer was surprised this week when one of his eight dogs gave birth to a green-coated puppy. Cristian Mallocci, who runs the farm on the Mediterranean Island of Sardinia, has taken this odd … Read More

Emergency inspector rescued family of beluga whales as calf screamed for his mom

An emergency inspector with the Russian ministry spent the evening rescuing a family of beluga whales that beached on the Far East shore near the Sea of Okhotsk. The baby whale, lying quite a distance … Read More

Terrified dog stayed by dead friend while rescue worked 12 hours to save her

Near Fowler, California, a terrified dog waited near her dead companion at the side of a busy road. When a Good Samaritan contacted Pinky Paws Search and ResQ, Krystal Woodward and her husband rushed to … Read More

Gives a hoot: Owl hitches ride on helicopter fighting California fires

In Fresno County, California an owl hitched a ride on a helicopter while firemen worked to put out the Creek Fire on Tuesday.

According to News WCTI12, the bird landed on the helicopter during … Read More

Toronto airport runway closed as rescuers tried to catch loose dog

At the busy Toronto Pearson Airport in Canada, one runway had to be closed for a brief time on Tuesday morning after a dog escaped from his crate the evening before on an arriving flight … Read More

22 abandoned puppies dumped at vet’s office near San Antonio

In San Antonio, Texas, 22 puppies were dumped at a veterinarian’s office. Animal Care Services and San Antonio Pets Alive were able to place the three-week-old shepherd mixes in foster homes within 24 hours.

According … Read More

Lonely otter finds love online from dating site ‘fishing for love’

At the Cornish Seal Sanctuary in Cornwall, England, a very lonely 10-year-old short clawed otter found a new love, thanks to an online dating profile on a fake dating site called “Fishing for Love” with … Read More

15 French bulldog puppies due to be shipped back to Jordan will stay in the U.S.

In a special announcement which put smiles on thousands of animal lovers on Friday, a local animal rescue group reached an agreement with federal authorities allowing 15 French bulldog puppies found in a warehouse at … Read More

Boynton Beach dog seen punched on video by owner has new home

In Boynton Beach, Florida, the dog seen being punched on a viral video has moved onto her new home. Addison, a two-year-old pit bull/Labrador retriever mix wiggled in delight on Thursday as she became reacquainted … Read More

Dog that existed in cage too small to stand and covered in fleas rescued

A dog who lived in a cage too small for her to even stand up and covered in her own feces and urine arrived at the Stray Rescue of St. Louis on Friday evening. The … Read More