21 Oct 2016

Woman Pays Fee to Release Homeless Man’s Pup from Doggy Jail

Dogs are family, period. But when you’re homeless, your pup’s companionship is one of your few comforts. So when Mark Spencer’s pup named Wilbur was taken to the pound in Huntsville, Alabama, he was devastated. Unable to pay the fees to get Wilbur released, he stood outside a Walmart parking lot with a sign reading…

20 Oct 2016

Endangered Black Rhino Born in Iowa Zoo

An endangered eastern black rhino was born at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa. The little girl, who is still nameless, weighs 80 pounds and is thought to be one of roughly 1,000 eastern black rhinos in existence. Oh and she’s ahhhdorable…. In other news, baby rhinos are adorable The little…

14 Oct 2016

Dingo Dog Brewing Co Donates All Proceeds to Animal Shelters

Dogs and beer… two things that prove there is good in the world. Now there’s a way to combine them and actually DO good for the world. Dingo Dog Brewing Company is a new non-profit brewery where all proceeds go to no-kill animal shelters and animal welfare groups. The brewery opened last month in Carrboro, North…

26 Dec 2015

MiFlight: Avoid Airport Aggravation!

How long is the airport security line? Every flyer wants to know. The answer is here. And we're all part of the solution.

05 Sep 2016

Giant Pandas Are No Longer Endangered! Here’s Cute Pictures

Who wants some good news?! The Giant Panda is off the endangered species list! Its numbers are increasing in the wild, and this a huge win for friends, family, and just general fans of Pandas. On Sunday The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), which monitors species placed on the “Red List,” announced that these…

02 Aug 2016

Hero Pup Smashes Window to Save Its Unconscious Human

In the latest “dogs are amazing” news, police in Northvale, NJ are crediting a dog with helping to save the life of its human, who suffered a medical emergency and laid unconscious inside his home for several days. Two women who were walking nearby their home called police after hearing glass break and a dog…

27 Jul 2016

USDA Closes Loopholes for Slaughtering “Downed” Calves and Cows

Farmed animals are treated like shit. This, most people assume. But oftentimes it’s the “advancements” and “victories” for these animals that highlight how screwed up it all is. But last week another advancement in the legal status of farmed animals was celebrated. The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the United States Department of…

15 Jul 2016

Man Takes Dog on Epic Cross-Country Farewell Trip

Robert Kugler adopted Bella when she was a puppy, and they’ve been best buds for nine years. Just a little while ago they got some bad news: Bella had cancer, needs to get her front leg amputated… and only has 3-6 months to live. Heartbroken, Robert knew just what to do – take his best friend…