A Baby Orangutan Was Emotionally Abused For Years This Will Break Your Heart

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People have a strange habit of wanting to adopt wild animals as pets. The more exotic the animal, the bigger the status symbol it is. Sadly, though, they have little regard for the creature’s needs or the manner in which they are meant to grow up. This orangutan was taken from her mother so she […]

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These 14 Animals Were Horribly Mistreated Until Heroes Saved The Day.

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These fourteen different animals were living a life of neglect and abuse at disguting farms and zoos. Thankfully, they were rescued by my new heroes, Farm Sanctuary. Most people probably aren’t aware of the amazing things Farm Sanctuary does for animals. Two woman wanted to change that (and to change the hearts of thousands). Jessica […]

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This Animal Shelter Is Encouraging Adoptions With Puppy Pajama Parties

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No one can resist a cute dog dressed in pajamas, and volunteers from one shelter use that to their advantage. The LifeLine Animal Project, a rescue group in Atlanta, has come up with an adorable way to get people interested in adopting their rescue dogs. They throw pajama parties with the pups! googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); […]

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Giant Pandas Are No Longer Considered Endangered, So Not Everything Sucks!

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If “life is terrible and everything hurts” is something that often comes out of your face, we have good news for you! News about anything that isn’t psychologically damaging is hard to come by these days, but monitoring agencies have officially declared that the giant panda is no longer endangered, since numbers are rising in […]

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A Student Bought A Dog On Craigslist And Left Him In His Dorm Room To Starve

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Craigslist is meant to serve as an online community where people can buy and sell just about anything, but that doesn’t mean everything should be sold on the site. After avoiding months of pursuits from the authorities, one college student is in a bit of hot water after allegedly buying a dog on Craigslist and […]

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This Dog Was Scared And Starving When They Got To Her…But She Wasn’t Alone

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); In Los Angeles, thousands of stray dogs wander the streets each day. Many are starving, injured, or have been mistreated by humans. For them, a chance at a better life seems out of reach. That is, until Hope for Paws shows up. Since 2008, Eldad and Audrey Hagar have been rescuing […]

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She Found These Dogs Living Amongst The Dead — So She Stepped In To Rescue Them

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); In the Sarhento Mariano cemetery in the Philipines, Ashley Fruno found both humans and animals in crisis. Facebook / PasayPupsPhilippines Underprivileged families often move into the mausoleums when they have nowhere else to live, and other residents of the cemetery include over 150 dogs, many with sarcoptic mange. Facebook / PasayPupsPhilippines […]

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While Looking For Survivors After A Mudslide, They Saw Something Heartbreaking

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Disaster struck in Brazil last Thursday when two mining dams collapsed, unleashing gallons of mud into the small town of Bento Rodrigues. Several townspeople are dead and even more are missing, but as rescuers quickly learned, humans weren’t the only ones devastated by the disaster. While looking for survivors, firefighters came across a dog that […]

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When This Dog Showed Up On Their Doorstep, They Knew He Needed A Christmas Miracle

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Everyone was in good spirits as one Redditor enjoyed Christmas celebrations alongside family and friends, but when someone looked out into the backyard, they noticed something heartbreaking. The dog that found his way onto the property was beaten, battered, and in serious need of help. The heartbroken friends reached out to Guardians of the Green […]

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These Whales Were Stuck In Shallow Water When Unlikely Heroes Came To The Rescue

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); When beachgoers on Las Coloradas Beach in the Canary Islands noticed a pod of whales headed toward the shoreline, they knew they had to come up with a plan quickly. That’s because the short-finned pilot whales had become caught in shallow water. Quick-thinking vacationers headed into the water in an attempt […]

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