'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 ...

A perfect match: 11-year-old senior dog gets adopted by 100-year-old woman

It can be difficult for senior shelter dogs to find their forever homes. Oftentimes adopters will pass over these older ...

Emaciated stray puppy found on road makes a recovery and finds a new home

All dogs deserve love, happiness and a good home, but sadly many dogs spend their lives as strays, struggling to ...