Animal Rescue

Turtle Rescued From Being Duct-Taped to Balloons
Tying a bunch of balloons to a house makes a really sweet, heartwarming cartoon movie. Tying a bunch of balloons to a turtle, on the other hand, just makes you a giant jerk. But that didn't stop some horrible person in California from duct-taping a massive bunch of helium-filled balloons to a box tu…
Arabian Show Horse Rescued Three-Miles Out to Sea
A seven-year-old Arabian show horse made a break for freedom on Tuesday evening by plunging directly into the waters of the Pacific and going for a swim. Unfortunately, the stallion didn't get very far and had to be rescued by the Santa Barbara Harbor Patrol. Don't worry -- you'll mak…
Trapped Elephant Rescued From a Ditch
Somehow this elephant got hopelessly stuck upside-down in a ditch with no hope of getting out. That is until rescue workers came along. At first they tried to dig him out, but he proved too big, and they eventually had to use heavy machinery. But the majestic beast emerged in good hea…
Dog Survives Gas Chamber at Shelter, Needs to Be Adopted [VIDEO]
When nobody came forward to adopt Daniel, the five-year old beagle was brought to the gas chamber in an overcrowded Florence, AL animal shelter, set to be euthanized along with three other dogs.
But while the carbon monoxide quickly felled Daniel's three doomed mates, employees at the shelter were sh…