Posts tagged as: ResQte
During the war in Afghanistan, three US marine soldiers took on a special mission: Rescue some of the war’s smallest and cutest victims. According to the blog Unique Scoop, two orphaned kittens have been shipped stateside to loving homes.
We salute you, anonymous sender-inner.
While most pups respond to the words “car ride?” with unhinged glee, here’s one who may think twice: A cute black lab who took a 30-mile drive while trapped under the hood. Warning: You may wince a little, but the video has a happy ending (and bonus cute rescue-y guy; maybe not Jamin-level cute, but in the ballpark).
Dr. Flangstone reveals to Jessica that her sex-change reversal surgery has left her legally genderless. Meanwhile, aspiring evil real estate tycoon Blake van Drake accidentally forecloses on a casino and turns it into a day-care center.
While across town, in the sanguine Boogerman household, young Timmy Boogerman begins to suspect that he may have been adopted…
OK, the real story, from the Daily Breeze: A dog rescue volunteer took home an added bonus with her chihuahua mom and pups — an orphan kitten who started to nurse right along with his new brothers and sisters.
Born on a truck headed for a slaughterhouse, Angelo was on his way to lamb-chop Heaven when a sharp-eyed passerby begged the driver to set him free. Now in the care of Farm Sanctuary, he’s a sproinging, munching, pig-sniffing bundle of joy.
Video provided by Farm Sanctuary.
Sender-Inner Heather C. says:
I was standing in line at the local shelter waiting to get a volunteer application, some lady dropped [these kittens] off. She found them in an abandoned house and was surrendering them to the shelter.
Upon learning that they would be euthanized that day (since they are too young for the shelter staff to take care of at 3 weeks) she turned around to me, a complete stranger, and begged me to take them. And of course, how could I say no?!
It seemed Roger flapped a little too hard recently and unfortunately ended up with a broken wing. But never fear – Roger is now clear to hover next to petunias once again, thanks to the professional care of our sender-inner, K-riz.
(And the constant stream of inspirational lyricist, Mr. Mister, didn’t hurt, either.)
Bye-bye, birdie, K-riz.
“Ooh, I’m scary! Better not mess with me, because I’m baaaad! See how tall I am? That’s not hair sticking up, that’s 100 percent pure pulverizing kitty muscle that you do not want to tangle with! You’re scared now, aren’t you? Right? Aren’t you?”
Phyllis P. says: “I got Buckley from an in-home rescue service. He was one of 15 kittens and their mother was run over by a car when they were all just babies. They were all bottle fed. I got him at 6 weeks old and he’s doing great. He’s meeting his first non-family cat in this picture.”