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Guilty Pit Bull Finds Protection From His Own Shame Behind Dainty Dachshund Pal

Guilty Pit Bull Finds Protection From His Own Shame Behind Dainty Dachshund Pal

If you've ever had a dog you can likely relate to this video. It's pretty easy to spot a guilty dog by its facial expressions. Daniel Martino's beautiful gray Pit Bull is guilty of one specific crime — chewing up his owner's shoe insole. You can see the nervous pooch avoiding eye contact, before deciding to hide his face behind his strong, long-haired Dachshund friend. View Now
Cat's Rule... But Dogs Swoop In To Save The Day

Cat's Rule... But Dogs Swoop In To Save The Day

Dogs may be man's best friend, but it turns out they often sit in as cat referees and rescuers! Cat brothers Jack and Sid are at it again with their sucker shots, but their catfight antics wake up their drowsy Great Dane neighbor Katie, who puts a stern end to their shenanigans once and for all! Well, at least until she's asleep again. Thankfully, another helpful dog was out-and-about when junk-food-craving Lucky the cat traps himself in a crinkly potato chip bag. View Now
Vet Ranch Helps Tough Kitty Heal From Broken Legs

Vet Ranch Helps Tough Kitty Heal From Broken Legs

Dr. Matt Carriker from Vet Ranch in Texas noticed that a rescued adorable kitten walked strangely. More examination showed that Benelli the kitten's one leg had a slipped growth plate, broken tibia and broken fibula, while his other back leg was fractured. Even with his injuries, Vet Ranch was able to find Benelli a forever home. After one month of being gentle on his legs, Benelli's legs were pretty much healed and the cute kitten could climb around again. View Now
DIY Mosquito-Repellant Candles Will Keep Your Blood Where It Belongs

DIY Mosquito-Repellant Candles Will Keep Your Blood Where It Belongs

If you live in the right climate, summer's the dreamy season of fireflies flitting across the warm night sky. For everyone else, you've gotta make do with a bloodthirsty insect! So if you're a mosquito magnet or just not a West Nile Virus fan, these bloodsucker-repellant citronella candles are a must-have for romantic sunsets or evenings outdoors. Learn how to make these aromatic candles alongside RightThisMinute's own how-to guru Jessica Hord. View Now
This Puppy Encounter Is Fairytale Love At First Sight

This Puppy Encounter Is Fairytale Love At First Sight

If there was a Most Valuable Boyfriend Award, Ben would be a sure shot for 2016. Not only does he anticipate Eliza's rough day at work, Ben's ready curbside with Buckey the adorable eight-week-old golden retriever to cheer her up! You can't miss Eliza's reaction when she realizes a puppy comes along with that weird cage in the back. View Now
Alligator Trainer Exits Lesson With One Less Thumb

Alligator Trainer Exits Lesson With One Less Thumb

Even the most friendly and calm animals like dogs, horses and cows can snap if they're poked, prodded or in this case, sat on enough. We assume the same goes for alligators! It was just another normal day at Pike National Forest in Colorado when animal handler David Fox demonstrates a routine alligator restraining hold to a wannabe trainer. Everything works well as long as the gator isn't actively resisting, of course! Tragically, that panic switch is somehow flipped and David's thumb doesn't make it out intact! View Now
Abused Pig Finds New Home With Lots Of Cuddles

Abused Pig Finds New Home With Lots Of Cuddles

Koa is a sweet potbelly pig from Lancaster, Ohio, but he was badly abused. When PETA first found Koa, he had severe wounds and was once likely beaten with a crowbar. Koa was immediately taken to Ohio Sate University Veterinary Hospital for emergency surgery. Luckily, Koa made it out of the surgery and was adopted by a great family in Medina, Ohio. The family took him in like you would any adoptable house pet. Koa spends his days cuddling with his new siblings, thanks to PETA saving him. View Now
Elephant Turns Packed Car Into Giant Chair & Kangaroo Playdate

Elephant Turns Packed Car Into Giant Chair & Kangaroo Playdate

This video may have been around for a few years, but it's trending again. This scary piece from ViralVideoUK shows a poor carload of people getting a good crushing when they don't give a stressed-out African elephant blocking the road enough space. Although the men of some big animal species have earned a nasty reputation, fierce alpha kangaroo Roger couldn't have made a better and gentler babysitter for these playful joeys. View Now
Deer Gets In Sticky Situation & Skunk Family Goes Sightseeing

Deer Gets In Sticky Situation & Skunk Family Goes Sightseeing

Usually, you have to watch out for deer crossing the road, but this deer got itself stuck next to the blacktop. Some guys in West Virginia wanted to help out the muddy deer. After a few attempts, the guys pulled the deer free. Meantime, this skunk family also traveled on roads. You can see the mom and her babies walking in a tight pack. The group stops to smell a bicyclist, before continuing their scenic afternoon stroll together.  View Now