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WATCH: Girl Makes Touching Movie Trailer to Show Love for Her Dog

Zorianna Kit | Posted 05.15.2015 | Good News
Zorianna Kit

My eldest daughter, Kit, made a movie trailer starring herself and Petey. It's a wonderful tribute to a wonderful dog. And she's a wonderful kid for doing it. Some days, when I miss that black-and-white face, I watch it. It makes me weep every time, but it also fills me with so much love.

How We Are Saved By Change

Polly Campbell | Posted 04.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Polly Campbell

Curiosity can turn transition into an exploration. It fosters engagement and learning and growth. When we are curious we pay attention and seek meaning and, instead of becoming stuck in the undertow of change, we become participants in the dynamic process of it.

Firefighters Come To The Rescue When Puppy Falls 50 Feet Down Old Well Casing

The Associated Press | Posted 04.09.2015 | Good News

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- A puppy in California apparently is doing OK after he fell about 50 feet down an old well casing and was rescued by firefighter...

Daring Veterinarian Traverses Far-Flung Places In Hawaiian Islands To Treat Wild Animals

The Associated Press | Sue Manning | Posted 04.02.2015 | Good News

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Not every veterinarian would call it paradise. Scott Sims gets to far-flung locales in the Hawaiian Islands by flying a plane he...

Abandoned Pit Bull Nurses Newborn Kitten, Treats Her 'As Her Own'

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 03.26.2015 | Good News

Two very different animals have found comfort in one another. A worker from animal rescue group Dallas Dog RR came across an abandoned pit bull on...

Forget Your Rescue Fanstasy

Nicole Williams | Posted 05.26.2015 | Women
Nicole Williams

When you're pushing your limits -- with money, work and goals -- some of these scenarios start looking pretty attractive. It just takes one brutal day to re-ignite your daydreams about that freaky guy from Chem class who was destined to be a billionaire.

Senior Rescue Beagle Knows the Key to Happiness

Sara Alize Cross | Posted 05.18.2015 | Green
Sara Alize Cross

Obviously I had known she wouldn't last forever, but before this I thought we had a few more years together. It was a rough few months, coming to terms with her imminent mortality.

We ALL Need the Village

Kindness Blog | Posted 04.27.2015 | Good News
Kindness Blog

Here's the thing: I've spent an evening broken to pieces, with my spirit in shreds, because of some of the things I've seen or heard about, which show where the village has failed.

The Mysterious Four-Legged Guest Who Stole Mrs. Sizzle's Heart

Suzanne Donaldson | Posted 04.23.2015 | Good News
Suzanne Donaldson

Hudson still cowers a bit, but each day something new and fun happens: he has gotten his beagle bark, he jumps up on the bed, he barks if ever left behind, and he snuggles and plays with Edie. It's been my favorite Christmas present to have this little guy along with us on this vacation.

Dog Protects Pal Struck by Car

Rescue Idiot | Posted 04.15.2015 | Green
Rescue Idiot

A dog was injured by a car in southeast D.C. Wednesday. His canine friend was uninjured but refused to leave his best friend's side, staring at oncoming traffic and never wandering more than a few feet from his injured companion.

Rescuers Save Swan With Frozen Beak

Rescue Idiot | Posted 04.13.2015 | Green
Rescue Idiot

The swan fell asleep on a river, which allowed the freezing temperatures to freeze its mouth shut, obviously preventing the swan from eating and also restricting its breathing. Yong Hsieh and his wife discovered the swan while feeding ducks.

Tiny Chihuahua And Giant Mastiff Are BFFs At First Sight

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.28.2015 | Good News

Friends come in all shapes and sizes, and this quirky pair is proof. Digby the Chihuahua was found shivering under a blanket between two dumpster ...

Patriots Lineman Vince Wilfork Helps Rescue Woman In Car Wreck After Championship Victory

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.20.2015 | Good News

This football player is being lauded as a hero for his recent actions off the field. On Sunday, Vince Wilfork, a defensive lineman for the New Engl...

Homeless Cat Saves Baby

Rescue Idiot | Posted 03.18.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

The cat came across the baby boy, reportedly less than 12 weeks old, in a cardboard box on the streets of Russia. The cat climbed in to cuddle the baby and also meowed to get the attention of anyone who could hear.

Quick-Thinking Strangers Form Human Chain, Save 3 Struggling Swimmers

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 01.12.2015 | Good News

Beachgoers rallied together and formed a human chain to save three people who were caught in rough waters off Kauapea Beach on the Hawaiian island of ...

Boy Carries Found and Abused Mastiff

Rescue Idiot | Posted 03.11.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

A boy named Garret was riding his bike when he came across a seriously injured and abused mastiff in Washington state. The boy immediately abandoned his bike and carried the mastiff over a half a mile to his home.

Dog on Chain Rescued After 6 Years

Rescue Idiot | Posted 03.04.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

Time to start off the new year with an amazing story! Guardians of Rescue took it upon themselves to save a sweet female dog, who had been chained up in a backyard for six years.

After 6-Hour Rescue, Pup And Owner Get Tearful Reunion

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.31.2014 | Good News

This pup can thank his lucky stars for the firefighters who were dedicated to doing all they could to reunite him with his worried owner. Last Fri...

Navy Veteran-Turned Teacher Uses Raft He Invented To Rescue Man Who Was Drowning

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.19.2014 | Good News

This man's quick thinking helped him save a life in danger. Elias Ruiz, a high school teacher and Navy veteran, was duck hunting on the Tuolumne R...

Spanish Ebola Doctor: 'With The Money From Corruption, We Could End Ebola'

HuffPost Spain | Daniel Basteiro | Posted 12.16.2014 | Healthy Living

When a health professional removes his Ebola suit in Bo, Sierra Leone -- a country where the virus is still spreading at full speed -- he has a choice...

Man Missing At Sea For Nearly Two Weeks Found Safe Off The Coast Of Hawaii

AP | Posted 02.09.2015 | Good News

HONOLULU (AP) -- A 67-year-old boater missing at sea for 12 days is on his way to shore after being found uninjured 64 miles south of Honolulu. The...

Man Missing At Sea For Nearly Two Weeks Found Safe Off The Coast Of Hawaii

Associated Press | Posted 12.10.2014 | Good News

HONOLULU (AP) — A 67-year-old boater missing at sea for 12 days is on his way to shore after being found uninjured 64 miles south of Honolulu. Th...

'Hero Of The Year' Reunites Soldiers With Stray Dogs They Befriended Overseas

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 12.08.2014 | Impact

Pen Farthing believes war creates strong bonds between those who experience it together -- but they don't both have to be human. On Sunday, CNN re...

Volunteers Save Dogs From Breeding Farm

Rescue Idiot | Posted 02.01.2015 | Good News
Rescue Idiot

A group of eight volunteers rescued the dogs from the puppy mill auction after raising $200,000 in 11 days. The cause, known as "Operation Rescue Cavalier," saved 96 Cavalier King Charles spaniels, seven shiba inus, one French bulldog, two cocker spaniels, one shih tzu and one Yorkshire terrier.

WATCH: Strangers Band Together To Lift Car, Rescue Woman Pinned Underneath

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.20.2014 | Good News

It's pretty awe-inspiring what strangers can come together to achieve. A video uploaded to YouTube shows footage of a couple on a moped getting hi...