'Broken' dog can't stop smiling when he realizes he's finally safe

Those animals that endure cruelty can often give up on life, thinking there is no hope for happiness. Sanford was ...

Woman inexplicably jumps zoo fence to get up close with African lion

Zoos can be a great place to see animals. Their displays rely on a careful balance between letting visitors see ...

Turtle dies with plastic in stomach

A nature center discovered the baby turtle had 104 pieces of plastic in its intestinal tract.

Deaf hiker falls 700 feet down mountain – when rescuers find her, she isn’t alone

Amelia Milling likes adventure. While most people her age might prefer beach holidays or playing with their smartphones, she has ...

Endangered orangutan tries to fight off bulldozer as his home is destroyed

It’s always heartbreaking to see how humans can interfere with and destroy the habitats of animals, especially when those animals ...

Woman takes selfie, gives middle finger as she dumps dog at shelter

It’s always heartbreaking when people abandon dogs at shelters, but one woman really knows how to add insult to injury. ...