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.
by Bethany Meissner Photo Credit: Steve Bayers/the Canadian Pressr Playing in the snow can be an idyllic activity for a family. Building a snow fort with your son and his friend while your golden retriever frolics in the powder sounds like a dream, right? Well, for one man in Nova Scotia, that dream turned into […]
Attentive cops use all sorts of clues to help them catch criminals. Often, they’re helped in their pursuit of fugitives by people who call in tips or point in the direction that someone ran. According to the York Daily Register, on a cool night in Lancaster County, PA, cops were helped by none other than a friendly black cat!
Joelalmeidaptg found a cat “crying for help” because he was stuck in an electrical post, suspended only by his head. Because the cat seemed to have so little energy, Joelalmeidaptg assumed that he had been stuck for a long while. He had no idea how the cat had gotten that way, but he knew the cat needed to be helped.
by Bethany Meissner Photo Credit: @StreetCatBob on Twitter How does a cat follow up saving the life of the person he adopts? For Bob, the former street cat, he followed up by becoming a movie star. In 2012, A Street Cat Named Bob was published. The book, written by James Bowen, is the true story […]
by Bethany Meissner Photo credit: WKRN-TV Two-year-old children might not know how to alert their parents to a fire, but two-year-old Jack did just that in early September. Of course, Jack is an Irish Wolfhound. According to WKRN-TV, around 4 a.m. on a Wednesday morning a fire began in the utility room of Jack’s home […]
One male cat is the perfect “mama” for an orphaned newborn kitten.
According to cat lover’s site, Love Meow, Cristina Piapia found a tiny newborn kitten alone one morning, without a mother anywhere nearby. The kitten was so young his eyes were still closed.