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Ohio SPCA rescues 6 horses abandoned by owners in winter

Six emaciated horses are being cared for in Grove City, Ohio after rescue workers say they were left outside, uncared for, during the harsh winter.

Utah man adopts dog that saved his life in Afghanistan

On May 9, 2010, John Logie, his body full of shrapnel, was loaded into a helicopter and flown from Afghanistan to Germany after being injured by an improvised explosive device.

199 animals rescued from accused hoarder's home in Boston

Animal welfare officials are reporting one of the largest hoarding situations in Massachusetts they've seen in years. Nearly 200 animals were rescued from a house in Lynnfield.

OR: 2 bald eagles spend hours stuck together in tree

(KGW) Two bald eagles were stuck together in a tree in Portland, Oregon for several hours before violently separating themselves and flying away Monday afternoon.

Parakeet survives vacuum cleaner

A banged up and bruised parakeet is back it home with its family after a ride in a vacuum cleaner. Birdie's owner, Marie Margarone, was using her industrial vacuum when she accidentally sucked up the bird.

Scientists reintroduce ancient paddlefish to lake in TX

A boat ride on the peaceful waters of the Big Cypress Bayou in northeast Texas is like taking a step back in time.

Volunteer uses photography to help shy dogs in FL

Roanin trembled, cowered and hid when she was first surrendered to Orange County Animal Services in Florida. But thanks to Lauren Eggert, of Pawsitive Shelter Photography, the 3-year-old pup has completely changed.

11 wildlife experiences that could vanish in your lifetime

Earth is in the grip of the "sixth great extinction crisis," say some scientists, with up to 2,000 species dying out each year. These 11 great wildlife experiences could disappear within your lifetime.

Ohio man returns stolen seeing eye dog to owner

A seeing-eye dog stolen from her Dayton, Ohio home has been reunited with her owner. Dayton police returned Diamond, a specially trained Rottweiler, to Sheryl Williams on Wednesday.

Paralized pig brings hope to children in Massachusetts

One pot-bellied pig in a wheelchair, named Chris P. Bacon, made kids laugh and smile at Franciscan Hospital for Children in Brighton, Massachusetts Wednesday Morning.