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Adopted One-Eyed Cat Protects Owner from Intruder

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Australian cat Mannie may only have one eye, but that didn’t keep him from spotting a home intruder! Mannie immediately alerted his human best friend to what he’d seen! As that best friend, Andrew, told Yahoo 7 News, “Who needs a guard dog when you’ve got a cat?

Akron Dog Saves Family from House Fire

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Bear, a seven-year-old American Shepherd, has long been adored by his family. After a recent terrifying experience, his family and friends of theirs consider Bear to be a hero. They credit Bear with saving their lives when their Akron, Ohio home caught fire.

Elderly Man Raises More than $36,000 for Community Cats

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by Bethany Meissner Willie Ortiz is 76 years old, but he hasn’t let that keep him from making a big difference for the cats in his community. The retired gentleman has been feeding feral and stray cats in his Connecticut community every day for more than 20 years. He drives 22 miles each day in […]

Service Dog Gets His Own Yearbook Spot

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by Bethany Meissner High School Junior Andrew Schalk, better known as AJ, attends Stafford High School in Fredericksburg, VA with a special friend – his service dog, Alpha. Alpha has worked with AJ since January 2, 2014, just a few years after AJ learned that he had type 1 diabetes. Alpha is a trained black […]

Westie Dog and Walker Find Missing Woman

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Often when people walk their dogs, they’re in a hurry and wish that their dogs were a little bit less interested in everything off the path. Sara Wilce isn’t one of those people. She’s grateful that her dog, Dougal, has a keen interest in his surroundings. Recently the Westie became a hero when, during his morning walk, he spotted an elderly woman and her dog who had been missing for four days!

Mother Cat and Kittens Rescued with Remote Control Car

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Storm pipes can seem like a safe place to an expectant female cat looking for a place to give birth, but when heavy rains come they become full of dangers. This spring a rescue organization in Los Angeles, CA was contacted about a cat in a drain pipe. The rescue soon discovered that the situation would take ingenuity, patience, and a lot of hard work.

Cat Freed After Night Stuck in Car Dashboard

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cat stuck – in a car We all know the old cliché about calling the fire department when a cat is stuck in a tree. Well, who does the fire department call about a cat stuck – in a car? In the case of the Albany Fire Department in Oregon, they called a local mechanic!