'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 ...

Animal shelter offers dream job for people to snug scared puppies

When it comes to things I like to do most in the world, I’m not ashamed to admit that sitting ...

Cows swept out to sea by Hurricane Dorian, found alive months later

Officials believe the cows swam several miles before they landed at Cape Lookout National Seashore.