'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 ...

American dog trainer flies to Ukraine to evacuate 35 Germany Shepherds to safety

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has upended countless lives, leaving thousands dead and millions displaced from their homes. It’s also had a ...

Cat who lost her own kittens becomes second mom to litter of puppies

Animals have such strong maternal instincts that they’ll act as a mother to young ones, even if they’re not their biological ...