About 185 people had to be evacuated from the park Sunday, including dozens of hikers by helicopter from the summit of Half Dome, as flames quickly spread.
Authorities reached two people trapped after flood waters overran an Arizona house.
After a near miss with slaughter, Hope found her forever family.
A very close call indeed.
Photographer Sophie Gamand created the “Flower Power, Pit Bulls of the Revolution” photo series to bring awareness to an often misunderstood breed. (H/T Ditmas Park Corner)
At Six Flags America, 24 people were trapped Saturday on the Joker’s Jinx ride after it stopped near the top.
Humans, we could learn a thing or 10 from this.
Joanie the pit bull and Chachi the Chihuahua will make you feel feelings.
Ace, a 2-year-old pit bull, lived up to his name.
The turtle says, “thanks.”
All Raju the elephant knew was pain and suffering inflicted by human beings. Now he is free. (WARNING: graphic images.)
Somehow a little pit bull got itself stuck in the middle of a wheel rim. Firefighters used vegetable oil and “creative ingenuity” to free the puppy.
You need to see this right meow.
There’s nothing quite like fresh-cut grass, especially if you’ve never seen it before.
Plus the best 7 budget tequilas, a serious health danger that all women need to know about, and the secret to making a razor last for a year.
Just another reason for you to invest in a llama.
“It was the least I could do,” said Randy Fay, who was among the rescue workers who performed eight rescues following the devastating Washington mud slide.
The Trio Animal Foundation shared some of their heartwarming stories with BuzzFeed. Note: Photos are mildly graphic.
Not only is Josh Duhamel a great parent to his son Axl, he’s also an excellent dog dad. He also has a new webseries with PetSmart Charities called Rescue Waggin’: Tales from the Road which features inspiring stories of dogs moving from overcrowded shelters to ones where they have more of a chance.
This rescue story involves hovercrafts, GoPros, and two cute deer stuck on a frozen lake. Thanks to some Minnesotan ingenuity, this story has a happy ending!
Part of an endangered breed, biologists discovered the abandoned kitten weeks ago nonresponsive and with a dangerously low body temperature. Now the kitten is totally healthy at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo.
Cat <3s robot. A comic by Cat Versus Human.
At least five people have died in the fire, which broke out in sub-freezing temperatures. Update: The death toll has climbed to 14.
Many greyhounds around the country are rescued from dog racetracks, and now all they want to do is love you a lot.
All of these dogs came from the Chicago Animal Care and Control, and LOOK HOW HAPPY THEY ARE TO GO HOME! Learn more about their stories on The Bark Post and visit the One Tail at a Time Dog Rescue to see how you can help.
The family of a kidnapped Louisiana mother tracked her down and killed the father of her child in the abandoned house where he allegedly held her prisoner for 30 hours, authorities said.
Sir Stuffington was born on the streets and suffered a raccoon attack when he was just a wee kitten, but he’s overcome and is growing into a badass lil pirate. <3
Way to go, dog! This is a tragic yet heartwarming story.
Thank you, kitten, for doing your duty.