The San Antonio Zoo in Texas had a wonderful little surprise on June 18 in the form of a very cute and otherwise healthy 2 headed baby turtle! The very special turtle was named Thelma & Louise; each head with its own name. The zoo’s reptile curator Craig Pelke explained that it is not unheard […]
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The dolphins were photographed by Mark van Collier as they made their north up the east coast of South Africa, near Port St Johns. Mark travelled alongside the pod on a boat and was amazed to see so many dolphins ‘surfing’ in unison. The pod of 40 bottlenose dolphins were spotted jumping out of the […]
In August 2012, a candid photo of John Unger and his 19 year old dog Schoep was snapped by a friend and posted online. The photo was of John cradling Schoep in the water of Lake Superior to help ease his arthritic pain. At the time, john was considering euthanasia for his loyal companion because […]
In 2007, firefighter Dana Brown rescued this cat from an apartment on fire. It’s not really News, since it happened many years ago, but acts of kindness and heroism perpetrated by firefighters, like this one, happen everyday all around the world; firefighters save our pets lives everyday and we love them for that!
We have all heard of the devastating tornado that hit Oklahoma, on May 20th 2013. It was in fact the widest tornado on record at 4.2km wide and winds of up to 475km/hour. The destruction it left in its wake is immeasurable, including a death toll of 24 humans and countless loving pets. In this amazing video, a […]
In Queensland, Australia, 3 drunken men broke into Sea World & after swimming with the dolphins, decided to kidnap a penguin named Dirk! The next morning, after sobering up, they dumped the poor thing in a river. Dirk ended up in the ocean, was chased out by a shark, then on the beach by a dog… […]
America’s favorite frowning cat is embarking on a career to be a movie star. Grumpy Cat, real name Tardar Sauce is a female cat & an Internet celebrity popular for her grumpy facial expression. You can find her easily on the internet by googling: Grumpy Cat Meme. Her owner, Tabatha Bundesen attributes her permanently grouchy face to feline dwarfism.
Brave and amazing Firefighter Jose Fardales found two puppies in a house on fire on Tuesday. These cute puppies were inside the house when fire started in the laundry room. Within a few minutes the house was filled with smoke & the puppie’s lives were at stake. Mr. Fardales risked his life to save them. No one was injured […]