Sam Simon is super wealthy and sadly dying of cancer. He has the means to change the world and has decided to do something about it.
He's doing something incredible… giving away all of his massive fortune to great causes! Mainly animal rights and feeding the hungry.
So when Sam heard about a racehorse named Valediction, who was seriously injured and being prepped to race again, he sprung into action. He bought the horse for
Adam Walker, a British long-distance swimmer, is fighting for a great cause.
He's swimming to raise money for the nonprofit Whale and Dolphin Conservation. Adam is doing the Ocean's Seven, a global challenge made of seven long-distance swims.
While on the Cook Strait swim, a 16-mile journey across open water in New Zealand, he spotted something pretty alarming:
This is what crowdfunding was made for!
When Miles Jelfs, a citizen of Bristol, England, adopted a pet tortoise from a friend he immediately noticed something was wrong with the little guy.
The tortoise name is Cedric and he had a prolapse of the cloaca — which basically meant that he had a swollen penis.
Although the operation needed was a minor procedure, it HAD to happen to save
In a little mountain town called Divide in Colorado, Pa Kettle, a bloodhound, has been elected mayor!
He won more votes than the ten other animals running for the unofficial title in an online race.
So what does a Colorado dog mayor do? Try to legalize and tax catnip? LOLz!
The town doesn't actually have a mayor so the dog's political responsibilities are
Thanks to The Simpsons' co-creator Sam Simon, Former NASCAR driver Leilani Munter is going to take her Blackfish car racing!
One of the only reasons she's even going to be able to enter her car in Talladega at all is because Sam helped her raise the massive $115,000 entry fee for the race.
Leilani was on Sam's radio show last week, taking about her car and how she's an orca-activist. He was apparently so moved by her that he
Just when we think Josh Duhamel couldn't possibly take any more room in our hearts, we hear that he's been helping PetSmart Charities by making an 8-episode web series about rescuing dogs — and finding them homes.
No joke, his production company, Dakotakid Media, had already debuted FOUR of its episodes of Rescue Waggin’: Tales from the Road, which is all about
Such an inspiring story!
And yet it easily could've been one of heartbreak!
When a dog named Charlie saved her family from a group of intruders, the family of the beloved dog were shocked to learn that they could not afford the surgery necessary to save the life of the pup.
Charlie had been shot by the intruders in two of her legs - heroically sacrificing herself for her human family. As Charlie's owner explains it: