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.
The Animal Rescue League of Berks County, P.A., has a program called “Book Buddies” where children volunteer to read to sheltered cats. And it just might be too cute for the internet to handle. Via Reddit.
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.
Even though dogs are considered impure in Malaysia, this selfless couple is helping to rescue the strays in their community.
A Chicago-area animal shelter is embroiled in a war centered on one of the oldest conflicts known to man: dog people versus cat people.
This is Daniel, the 26-toed cat, and he has used his super power for good. After the rent had been doubled at their existing location, Daniel became the poster child for a fundraising effort to save the Milwaukee animal shelter which had saved him. Soliciting $26 donations—one for each toe—Daniel quickly raised $125,000, enough to buy a new shelter.
More inter-species affection to thaw your cynical heart. Tinsel the turkey was thrown off a truck and rescued on the side of a highway in Britain. When he was brought to the Nuneaton and Warwickshire Wildlife Sanctuary, he instantly took a shine to a female deer by the name of Bramble. Now the two are inseparable, even sleeping together.
Check out the dog’s feet. Here’s a picture of Beth Ostrosky-Stern and a rescue dog, photographed and Photoshopped by Howard Stern himself, from their North Shore Animal League charitable calendar. Not saying I could do better, but then again I didn’t release a calendar.