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Offshore Wind Farms are Good for Wildlife, Say Researchers

A Dutch study has found that offshore wind turbines have "hardly any negative effects" on wildlife, and may even benefit animals living beneath the...
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Dog Paralyzed in Joplin Tornado is on Road to Recovery Thanks to University Volunteers

Not all the donations to victims of the Joplin, Mo., tornado in May were delivered to the two-legged survivers. A dog named Sugar, found...
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Couple Sneak in to Save Pets From Japan Exclusion Zone

The Japan Animal Rescue Shelter has undertaken several clandestine and dangerous trips into the exclusion zone to rescue 200 dogs and cats from the...
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UPDATE: Lions Rescued From Bolivia Get First Taste of Wide Open Space

A pride of eight lions, rescued last fall from a life of deprivation in a Bolivian circus, braved their way out of their shelter...
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25 Rescued Lions Start New Life in US After Circus Mistreatment

A record-breaking animal rescue operation ended Thursday when 25 Bolivian circus lions touched down at Denver airport in route to their new life within...
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Woman Saving Girls From Sex Slavery Named CNN Hero of the Year

A woman whose group has rescued more than 12,000 women and girls from sex slavery has been named the 2010 CNN Hero of the...
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Award Winners Changing the World Through Tech

The Tech Awards is an international program honoring innovators from around the world who are applying technology to benefit humanity. This year's winners received...
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Cancer Survivor, 9, Funds Support Dog for 2-Year-old

After two years of surgery and chemotherapy for a brain tumor, a nine-year-old girl wanted other kids with cancer to have a gentle companion...
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Bobcat Bonds With Fawn After CA Fire Rescue

While thousands of firefighters devoted their time to containing the Jesusita wildfire raging near Santa Barbara, one group of rescue workers worked around...
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Top Ten Good News Stories of 2008!

Despite what may be your immediate impression of 2008, overall it was a pretty good year. Looking back, one can be grateful that gas...
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Top Ten Good News Stories of 2008!

Despite what may be your immediate impression of 2008, overall it was a pretty good year. Looking back, one can be grateful that gas...
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Four-Legged Heros Honored for Saving Lives of Owners, Infant

How many people owe their life to a loveable pet? The Purina Animal Hall of Fame this week honored five incredible dogs as heros...
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Top Ten Pet Stories of 2007

I compiled this list for the Ellen DeGeneres show and suggested they ask their audience to vote (with  cheers) for the Top Pet Hero...
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Pets Remain Priority for Displaced Californians Fleeing Homes From Wildfires

"Californians who couldn't bear leaving home without their pets found shelters willing to accommodate the animals along with the people." (FoxNews) Thanks to Ed...
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Idaho Rehabilitates Scorched Land From Wildfires

A year after the devastation from Idaho’s worst wildfire, Governor Otter has drummed up support for a statewide, citizen-led volunteer effort to rehabilitate torched...

Woman Nursing Abused Lions Back to Health

This AP story features a photo of a huge lion planting a big kiss onto the lips of a Columbian woman who rescued him...

Bush Signs Bill to Leave No Pet Behind in Evacuations

A recent poll found that 61 percent of pet owners say that in an emergency they would refuse to evacuate their home if they...
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Veteran Claims $200M Powerball Jackpot

A Gulf War veteran and his wife who works at Wal-Mart were living paycheck-to-paycheck, but this week they stepped forward to claim a $200...
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Prisoners Rehabilitate Death-Row Dogs

Having dogs in prison helps reduce violence among inmates. It's like therapy for the men, especially when they're given the job of training homeless...
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Cats to Compete in Reality TV

Ten cats in search of owners, chosen from shelters around the country, will compete for loudest purr, most prolific sleeper and who can catch...