Adopted boy is on a mission to save old dogs who need a home: “I know how it feels not to be loved”

date March 2nd, 2020 category Stories

Palm Coast, Florida — Robbie Gay loves an underdog. If you bring the 8-year-old to the Flagler County Humane Society in Palm Coast, Florida, and ask him to find a favorite, he will seek out the oldest, mangiest, least-adoptable mutt of the lot. “There’s something about old dogs that I just like,” Robbie said. That’s …

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Talk about perfect timing! Street photographer who specialises in capturing snaps at exactly the right moment is master of the optical illusion

date March 2nd, 2020 category Stories

They say the camera doesn’t lie, but sometimes it can certainly play very clever tricks if the timing is right. Street photographer Anthimos Ntagkas, from Athens, Greece, has become something of an expert in capturing perfectly-timed snaps that are guaranteed to make you do a double take. A dog who appears to have human legs …

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Nigerian Boy Who Almost Starved to Death Now Thrives in School Just One Year Later

date March 2nd, 2020 category Stories

On January 30, 2016, a Danish aid worker named Anja Ringgren Loven came across a harrowing sight on the streets of Nigeria. There, the DINNødhjælp founder discovered a young boy named Hope in a dire situation—the starving child was certainly on the edge of death. Abandoned by his parents, the 2-year-old was emaciated after fending …

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Dog approaches boy with Down syndrome – tries to be his friend and brings everyone to tears

date February 28th, 2020 category Stories

It is in our nature as human beings to be ignorant and selfish. But thank God he made dogs. These incredible creatures are nothing but kind, gentle and always selfless. And you won’t find a better proof of it than this adorable footage, bellow! Herman – a 5-year-old boy from Buenos Aires, Argentina, has Down …

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This Hotel Lets Guests Foster Dogs During Their Stay And Adopt Them Once They Leave

date February 27th, 2020 category Stories

The Home 2 Suites hotel in Biloxi, Mississippi is not just providing people with a place to stay, they’re also passionate about putting misfortunate pups into loving homes. Since last fall, the hotel has housed a number of adoptable shelter dogs in their lobby. The dogs come from the Humane Society of South Mississippi and …

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Two Cheetah Cubs Born to Surrogate Mother in World’s First Successful IVF Operation to Save the Big Cats

date February 27th, 2020 category Stories

In a groundbreaking scientific breakthrough, two cheetah cubs have been born through an in vitro fertilization process with the embryo transferred to a surrogate mother. The births took place this week at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium after years of careful planning. With in vitro fertilization, or IVF, sperm and eggs are fertilized in a …

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Meet the veterinarian walking around the streets of California and treating homeless peoples’ animals for free

date February 27th, 2020 category Stories

When Kwane Stewart first decided to become a veterinarian, he had no idea his job would become less about the animals he treats and more about the humans who own them. The 49-year-old animal lover spends his free time driving around California and spotting homeless people with animals. But his goal isn’t to take away …

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Baby Girl With Down Syndrome Is Adopted by a Doting Dad After Being Rejected by 20 Families

date February 25th, 2020 category Stories

Take one look at Luca Trapanese and you’ll see a doting dad who loves his daughter, Alba. And once you learn the extraordinary circumstances that led them to one another, it makes a strong case for the idea of fate. Trapanese, a gay man living in Naples, Italy, had wanted to have a family for …

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