Leashed steer led into Petco to test ‘all pets welcome’ policy

Did you hear the one about a leashed steer led into Petco to test the “all pets welcome” policy?

“We decided to take a chance and call Petco ‘s bluff on the ‘ALL LEASHED PETS

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Word is out: Cows escaping from slaughterhouse find safety at sanctuary

The word is out! Farm animals destined to be slaughtered in New York have figured out a safety route to a 250 acre sanctuary. On Tuesday afternoon, a calf on the “mooove” ran for his … Read More “Word is out: Cows escaping from slaughterhouse find safety at sanctuary”

Goat escaped slaughterhouse and will now have a storybook life

A goat that had been destined to be slaughtered for food was found on a Bronx street Saturday morning. The lucky little guy had been wandering on Locust Avenue when police officers spotted him and … Read More “Goat escaped slaughterhouse and will now have a storybook life”

500 days at a shelter: JayJay has been adopted

Imagine how JayJay must have been feeling after spending 500 days at a shelter. The five-year-old American Bull dog mix had been calling the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter home, but he wanted a real … Read More “500 days at a shelter: JayJay has been adopted”

Baby giraffe! April gives birth to a bouncing spotted calf

April the Giraffe, the world’s most famous long-necked new mom, gave birth to another bouncing baby spotted calf on Saturday afternoon.

According to the Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York, 17-year-old April gave birth … Read More “Baby giraffe! April gives birth to a bouncing spotted calf”

Pala man rushes past firemen to save his dog during house fire

In Pala, California, a man rushed past firemen during a house fire in order to save his dog. The home had been completely engulfed in flames, yet that didn’t stop Jose Guzman from rescuing Gabanna, … Read More “Pala man rushes past firemen to save his dog during house fire”

Moose trapped in window well hauled to safety

In Keystone, Colorado, one never knows what critter might be in need of rescue. Just ask the Summit Fire & EMS as they added “moose rescue” to their list of emergency responses they successfully performed … Read More “Moose trapped in window well hauled to safety”

Kato and Kleo – two dogs locked up for 6 years finally freed

In Hamden, Connecticut, two dogs, Kato, 8, and Kleo, 7, who have been locked up for more than six years were freed on Wednesday. The unlucky pair of Rottweilers managed to escape from their yard … Read More “Kato and Kleo – two dogs locked up for 6 years finally freed”

Letters to Emma: Child with incurable tumor wants letters from dogs

Emma Mertens,  a seven-year-old Wisconsin girl fighting an incurable brain tumor, has been flooded with letters from dogs as per the child’s request.

Emma is fighting Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) and was diagnosed in … Read More “Letters to Emma: Child with incurable tumor wants letters from dogs”

Sick street puppy ‘Jumper’ hid in plastic bag until rescuers saved his life

In Rajasthan, Udaipur India, a sick street puppy hid inside of a plastic bag. When Animal Aid Unlimited were called to help, no one had expected the puppy’s reaction. The moment his rescuer touched the … Read More “Sick street puppy ‘Jumper’ hid in plastic bag until rescuers saved his life”