'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 ...

Husband gives wife of 25 years an ultimatum – 'It's me or the dogs'

“It’s me or the dogs.” Liz Haslam’s husband of 25 years gave her an ultimatum. She had to choose between ...

Man builds mini picnic table so his back-yard squirrels can dine in style

Now, more than ever, we can look out of our windows and truly appreciate the wildlife that’s around us. For ...