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Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Tue Jul 14, 2020 9:52 am

Girl and squirrel BFFS (personal note: I know it can be done because I raised two baby squirrels that were very bonded to me but I do not approve of keeping them as pets - it's not fair to the animal):

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/girl- ... i-BB16IsKa


I'm gonna get you!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/dog-t ... i-BB16ItP4


Fourteen wild dog and cat species that are very rare (and so very beautiful!!!):

https://www.msn.com/en-us/lifestyle/pet ... li=BBnbfcL


I WUV you! Meow too!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/cat-a ... i-BB16IyKt



The dentist!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/denti ... i-BB16IgiO


Happy first birthday for baby gorilla! (And OMG, She is the CUTEST THING!)

https://www.microsoftnewskids.com/en-us ... i-BB16GYYj


An animal lover nomad kept his/her cat alive and thriving when it couldn't make it on its own AND carefully buried it when it died!

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-ne ... AwMTMwNgS2


Purple martin sanctuary in Roanoke, Va (wonderful story!)

https://roanoke.com/entertainment/roano ... 97a11.html
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Flight: Yes

Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Wed Jul 15, 2020 10:18 am

Russia cracks down on marmot hunting due to bubonic plague reports:

https://focusingonwildlife.com/news/rus ... title_1120


Young rescued kangaroo dances with rescue owner (sooo cute!!!):

https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/animals ... i-BB16LiHD


I can do it all by myself! (personal note: I had an English cocker spaniel that did the same thing)

https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/animals ... i-BB16J5NY


Eight week old orphaned Alaskan moose finds home in Colorado Springs zoo (a sanctuary would have been better but...)

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/8-wee ... li=BBnbfcL


Put your tail down, Rojo! Cat videobombs UK lawmaker during committee meeting:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/other/pu ... i-BB16JF3Z


Bonnie lost her nose, one leg and half her tail but not her zest for life! (video and wonderful, wonderful, wonderful story of a pup's resilience and the good people who see the beauty beyond the deformation!)

https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/animals ... i-BB16LzRn


Monster who set caged dog on fire to be sentenced (but he should be jailed for life because the man is a psychopath!)

https://patch.com/ohio/clevelandheights ... enced-week


Dow donates 1,000 bags of food to Humane Society:

https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Hol ... 402757.php


Dog missing after crash found when hit by a car (personal note: I cannot begin to tell you how many times we've had to look for lost dogs after car crashes PLEASE always put them in a crate)

https://localnews8.com/news/2020/07/14/ ... it-by-car/


Pictures of animal parents:

https://www.giveitlove.com/animal-paren ... _source=tb
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Flight: Yes

Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:03 am

Piggy-back ride!

https://www.foxnews.com/science/red-win ... bald-eagle


Cats sleeping in weird positions:

https://www.monagiza.com/stories/cats-s ... l=g_1fe13a


Rescue cow playing with rescuer (and look how she moves her head back when the girl scratches her back - same as a dog would do!)

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/news/cow ... caregiver/


'Pet' alligator surrendered and sent to sanctuary:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/lifestyle/pet ... li=BBnbfcL


I can do it! I can do it! No, I can't...

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/cats- ... i-BB16OOE3


Meet the strangest pigs in the world:

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/c ... E2ODIwMwS2


Wild bison will be in UK for first time in thousands of years!

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-ne ... E2ODIwMwS2


"Poor by wealth. Richest by heart" AMEN to that!!!

https://www.msn.com/en-in/news/other/be ... r-BB16Nzid


Ten dogs saved from the South Korean dog meat trade arrived in Va:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/re ... r-BB16P1xe


Chilean police training dogs to sniff Covid19:

https://www.msn.com/en-ph/news/world/ch ... r-BB16LX9G
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
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Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
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Flight: Yes

Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Fri Jul 17, 2020 9:41 am

No more animal exploitation at infamous Tiger Truck Stop!

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... its-cages/


Wales bans wild animals in circuses!!!

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... -circuses/


Dam threatening orangutans habitat delayed for three years!

https://news.mongabay.com/2020/07/batan ... 10dbb013cd


A woman is building the forest corridors to save the Brazilian black lion tamarin:

https://news.mongabay.com/2020/07/the-w ... 10dbb013cd


Protection sought for rare Alaskan wolf:

https://biologicaldiversity.org/w/news/ ... id=1643469


Researchers build wireless camera that fits on a beetle!

https://www.zmescience.com/science/wire ... -242789930


Turtles GPS is not too good:

https://www.zmescience.com/ecology/anim ... rude-maps/


Ultra-black fish skin sucks up almost all light (how cool is that?!):

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/this- ... r-BB16Pd6I


Horse nibbles on wooden pole - yummy, yummy?

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/horse ... i-BB16OMQe


Tiger duel caught on video!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/touri ... i-BB16OF2m


Bubble machine used to entertain penguins and other animals in zoo:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medica ... r-BB16Pd6b


Hippity Hop, kangaroo caught in Ft. Lauderdale (idiot young man had it):

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/a-kan ... r-BB16PT90
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17152
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Sat Jul 18, 2020 8:51 am

When beach was closed, colony of rare birds nested:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/when- ... li=BBnbfcL


Cat and rat are BFFs - or so they say because, if you ask me, that rat does not look too happy!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/cat-a ... i-BB16RhNa


Cyclist helps hedgehog family off the road:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/cycli ... i-BB16R86u


Cassie, the before and after of a rescue:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=y ... ent=button


Little poodle so abused that he went blind, now jumps for joy:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... w-dancing/


Korean dog meat survivors:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... alifornia/
https://www.timesunion.com/news/article ... 416132.php


Dogs now welcome in Texas homeless shelter:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/dogs- ... r-BB16Sea2


Say CHEESE! (personal note: I raised a bullmastiff/pitbull rescue puppy for my US daughter and he smiles like that, too!)

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/frien ... i-BB16RK69


Llama cells for covid19 treatment?

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-ne ... MxODM4MAS2


Ecologists love prairie dogs! (personal note: we had a colony at the zoo and they are the cutest, cutest things!):

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/blogs/na ... MxODM4MAS2


Bird-safe glass is finally catching on!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/1-bil ... r-BB16Sv6r


Fulbright for studying diseases in migratory birds:

https://augustafreepress.com/doctoral-s ... ory-birds/


Heidi is found after four days and miles away (owner should not have taken her out without a leash!)

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/articl ... tuary.html


Dog missing for a month was rescued from drain pipe:

https://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2020/07/16 ... 594932255/


GoFundMe for cat born with rectal deformation:

https://patch.com/new-york/commack/gofu ... ure-issues
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17152
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Mon Jul 20, 2020 8:04 am

Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17152
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Wed Jul 22, 2020 8:06 am

Dog rescued from cellar (first link) with friend staying by his side (second link):

https://www.deseret.com/utah/2020/7/18/ ... ellar-elsa
https://www.ksl.com/article/50000291/di ... ue-mission


Bobwhite quail flown to habitat:

https://tulsaworld.com/news/local/tiny- ... 88ec0.html


Bearded vulture in Yorkshire could bring more birds:

https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/country ... st-2918632


Indian villagers look to migrating birds as their kids:

https://www.newindianexpress.com/states ... 72199.html


RAbbit and dog are BFFs:

https://news.yahoo.com/rescue-rabbit-sh ... 17872.html


'Don't let go!'

https://www.tmz.com/2020/07/15/cat-resc ... ree-china/


Yellow turtle!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/animals ... i-BB16XQwJ


All together now!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/more-s ... li=BBnb7Kz


Dogs can navigate using Earth magnetic field!

https://www.zmescience.com/science/dogs ... -242789930


Orangutan chained in small cage for years meets others of her species for the first time:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... -her-kind/


'I'm HUNGRY HUNGRY HUNGRY!'

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... ands-food/
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17152
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Thu Jul 23, 2020 10:42 am

The ONLY remaining wolf family in California had eight pups!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/there ... li=BBnbfcL


Five stories of wild animals saving humans in need (if only we were as 'humane' as they are...)

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... e-in-need/


Seal hitches a ride on boat:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/stowa ... i-BB175Mxc


A fish hybrid: the sturddlefish!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/sturd ... r-BB171Eix


A baby leatherback turtle saved from beach storm drain:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/baby- ... r-BB174leV


Six kestrels released at Cherry Valley national wildlife refuge:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/kestr ... r-BB1747jP


Dog and fish in love?

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/dog-a ... i-BB173zg3


Don't mess with me or I'll slap you silly!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/giant ... i-BB173GTC


The most ADORABLE thing you've seen in a long time: a squirrel eating an ice cream cone!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/other/s ... i-BB173DPA


The weirdest way of playing with a ball, courtesy of an English Bulldog!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/other/b ... i-BB173uBz


Newborn turtle's journey to the sea:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/newbo ... i-BB173cLA


Finders keepers!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/monke ... i-BB172XtW


Lost puppy can't find the way home so he goes to vet's office:

https://www.microsoftnewskids.com/en-us ... r-BB172n3v


Eruption? What eruption?

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/bison ... i-BB171d7P
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17152
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Fri Jul 24, 2020 9:50 am

Leanne, the scholar opossum:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/adora ... i-BB176aa4


Mail is here!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/dog-c ... i-BB175Xt5


Kenyan women risking their lives to protect wildlife:

https://focusingonwildlife.com/news/tea ... title_1120


Australian bees follow crystal patterns for their 'brood combs' (they are built in a spiral!)

https://www.livescience.com/tetragonula ... MpGuokWNN1


Over 60 dogs rescued from NJ breeder/hoarder (video)

https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/c ... e/2524155/


Man rescues baby opossum:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animals/ ... res-video/


Before and after photos of puppy rescued from tar pit:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animals/ ... s-rescued/


Koda was lost and now she is found:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/lifestyle/pet ... li=BBnb7Kz
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/colum ... r-BB177o8q


Tiger cub learns to hunt from momma:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/su ... li=BBnb7Kz


Momma bobcat and cubs spotted in Midland, Texas:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/golf/m ... li=BBnbfcL


Couple lives with 20 disabled dogs (People after my own heart!)

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/coupl ... i-BB178CDQ


Jailbreak!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/racco ... r-BB177xbA


Oyster harvesting banned for 5 years in Florida:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/flori ... r-BB176TEp


Remember the movie Twins?

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/tiny- ... i-BB178ghE


Sheesh! What a day I've had!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/tired ... i-BB176LzA
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/chill ... i-BB176CzJ


Time to move!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/hermi ... i-BB176wXT
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17152
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Feel Good thread

Postby Pajarita » Mon Jul 27, 2020 8:17 am

BIG snakes!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/the-b ... r-BB174aoP


Swan does NOT like wallaby:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/animals ... i-BB176rXj


100 days to paint 100 birds in wood slices (they are beautiful!!!)

https://mymodernmet.com/deanna-maree-bird-painting/


Rescued circus lion feels grass and dirt for first time in 13 years (video - first thing he does is scratch the dirt, poor thing! And later he rolls on the grass):

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... -in-years/


Little piglet comforts kitten after he had a seizure (so sweet):

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/news/orp ... ck-kitten/


Vote for best pic of the month (I loved several but the dragonflies one is spectacular!)

https://focusingonwildlife.com/news/vot ... july-2020/


Campaign for fish protections:

https://www.idausa.org/campaign/farmed- ... -for-fish/


Polish zoo welcomes Sumatran tiger cub:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/more-s ... i-BB179vbq


'Watch out, you gray fiend!"

https://www.foxnews.com/science/red-squ ... iral-photo


Pandemic pet: chickens

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/the-p ... r-BB17aO8L


"We simply do not have the right to abandon wildlife" (AMEN to that!)

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/we- ... 156370.cms


Albatross, the biggest flying bird

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/albat ... r-BB179XKO


500 days in rescue and still waiting for a human of its own!

https://www.wsbtv.com/news/trending/ani ... BF6MVQVAM/


'What is that? A sea dog?"

https://news.yahoo.com/dog-mesmerized-d ... 01402.html
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17152
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

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