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Koalas Are Dying Of Thirst, So This Farmer Decided To Do Something About It
20 Mar

Koalas Are Dying Of Thirst, So This Farmer Decided To Do Something About It

Homepage featured Other animal lovers Australian Wildlife blinky drinkers 20th of March 2017

Pictures of koalas drinking water have been released all over the Internet, and even though it looks cute, actually, it's a really bad sign. Koalas, one of the symbols of the Australian wildlife, normally get the hydration they need from the eucalyptus leaves they eat. However, due to draughts and wildfires caused by climate change, their food supplies dried out, which resulted in many koalas becoming thirsty and turning to water.

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When A Thirsty Baby Elephant Appeared Out Of Nowhere, These Truck Drivers Stopped To Help Him
03 Mar

When A Thirsty Baby Elephant Appeared Out Of Nowhere, These Truck Drivers Stopped To Help Him

Animals Homepage featured animal lovers baby elephant botswana wildlife 3rd of March 2017

Some truck drivers were making their way through Botswana when a baby elephant suddenly appeared out of the bushes by the side of the road. The drivers from AfriAg transport company in Johannesburg, South Africa stopped due to a downed bridge in their path when the animal showed up. The men immediately realized that the elephant was terribly thirsty. They let the baby animal drink out of one of their own bottles, and started scanning the horizon for the elephant's mother and his herd. Unfortunately, he was all by himself...

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Every Day This Man Drives Hours In Drought To Provide Water To Thirsty Wild Animals
23 Feb

Every Day This Man Drives Hours In Drought To Provide Water To Thirsty Wild Animals

Animals Homepage featured african droughts African wildlife animal lovers 23rd of February 2017

Meet Patrick Kilonzo Mwalua, aka the water man, who delivers water to the wild animals in dry lands of Kenya's Tsavo West National Park. The kind fellow, who is a pea farmer in his local village, came up with the idea after seeing the dire effects that global warming is having on Kenya's land. "We aren't really receiving rain the way we used to," he says. "So I started giving animals water because I thought, 'If I don't do that, they will die.'"

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This Woman Was Afraid How Her Bull Terrier Would React To A Newly Adopted One-Eyed Cat, Look At Them Now
22 Feb

This Woman Was Afraid How Her Bull Terrier Would React To A Newly Adopted One-Eyed Cat, Look At Them Now

Animals Homepage featured animal lovers bald cat cat adoption 22nd of February 2017

The moment 24-year-old Phoebe Gill saw a picture of Stitch, the one eyed bald kitty, she knew she had to adopt her. “She had an injury to her eye, which would have been cured with medication but her breeder didn't take her to a vets,” the rescuer writes. “When it got worse, the breeder gave her up and the vet took her in and did the surgery to remove the eye as it was too late to be saved.” Still, this didn’t stop the woman from seeing beauty in her: “[I] fell in love at first sight, and brought her home.” There was only one concern: how the kitty would get along with the lady’s dog…

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Abandoned Dog Refuses To Be Saved, Leads His Rescuer To His Friend In The Woods
14 Feb

Abandoned Dog Refuses To Be Saved, Leads His Rescuer To His Friend In The Woods

Animals Homepage featured animal lovers bunny rescue bunny shelter 14th of February 2017

When Dan O'Grady, the truck driver, saw a little abandoned dog on the side of the highway, he immediately exited the freeway, hoping he would still find the pooch before something bad happened. When Dan approached the stray Jack Russell terrier, he kept barking, then lead the man into the woods as if trying to show something. This is when Dan noticed a white domestic rabbit sitting under a bush. As soon as he grabbed the bunny, the doggie agreed to follow the man into his car. Dan named the two unlikely friends Highway for the dog and Interstate for the rabbit.

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Woman Steps On Snail, Brings Him To Vet To Fix His Shell
13 Feb

Woman Steps On Snail, Brings Him To Vet To Fix His Shell

Animals Homepage featured animal hospital tel aviv animal lovers broken shell snail 13th of February 2017

It rains a lot in Tel Aviv this time of the year, so moisture-loving garden snails come out - just like this particular snail, who got accidentally stepped on by a woman. The lady who injured the animal happened to believe that all lives matter, so she rushed the snail to the HaClinica animal hospital. There, they started to fix his shell.

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This Girl And Her Dog Just Saved A Mom Goat With Her Baby, And It’s The Sweetest Thing You’ll See Today
03 Feb

This Girl And Her Dog Just Saved A Mom Goat With Her Baby, And It’s The Sweetest Thing You’ll See Today

Animals Homepage featured 605-page animal lovers baby goat 3rd of February 2017

Meet 11-year-old Hamdü Sena Bilgin and her dog Tomi, who just became heroes after saving a mother goat and her baby. The girl lives in a small village outside the city of Rize, in Turkey. Her family runs a small farm where they raise goats for their milk. Hamdü Sena, along with Tomi the dog who is always by her side, are goatherds - they protect and guide the animals. One day when she was herding the sheep on a snowy hillside far away from home, the girl found one of the animals in labor. Hamdü Sena was afraid that the goat and her baby would be too weak to make it back on their own, so she did something really clever.

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When This Bus Driver Saw Stray Dogs Shivering In The Storm, He Stopped The Bus To Give Them A Ride
01 Feb

When This Bus Driver Saw Stray Dogs Shivering In The Storm, He Stopped The Bus To Give Them A Ride

Animals Homepage featured acts of kindness animal lovers buenos aires thunderstorm 1st of February 2017

A week ago Argentina's capital Buenos Aires was hit by a severe thunderstorm when one local bus driver saw two frightened pooches in the rain outside and stopped to help. He carried the shivering doggies aboard a bus and offered them a free ride. Stella Maris San Martín, who became a witness to this beautiful act of kindess, told Minuto Uno: "He never tried to put them off. He spoke to them like they were his own." The woman also took a picture where we see one of the dogs resting at the driver's feet.

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Woman Quits Stressful City Job To Raise Special Needs Baby Goats, Loves Every Minute Of It
13 Dec

Woman Quits Stressful City Job To Raise Special Needs Baby Goats, Loves Every Minute Of It

Animals Homepage featured animal lovers animal rescue animal rescue ngos 13th of December 2016

Meet Leanne Lauricella, a woman who quit her stressful job in the city to establish a sanctuary for baby goats! Recalling her days as a NY career woman, Leanne told Cosmopolitan: "I had a great job... but the commute was awful, the stress level was high... I was feeling completely unfulfilled and I knew there had to be something more." Then one day in 2014 she visited a farm and fell in love with baby goats. Eventually, that lead to establishing Goats Of Anarchy.

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