Sadly, animals trapped in nets has become something we see far too often. Off the coast of Italy, a whale is hardly able to move with a mass of fishing net tangled around its tail. Rescuers from both the Coast Guard and a military vessel are out attempting to free the whale, but rescuing an animal of this size is no easy task. Their hard work finally pays off when they snip away the last bits of fishing net and get to watch the whale swim free. Job well done! View Now
Cats have a way of being weird, crazy, and cute all at the same time. One of these quirky cats gets exercise by running around inside the dryer, and the other runs up to its owner when it hears her scratching her leg! You've got to love cats for being unapologetically themselves. View Now
When it comes to amazing gifts, Don's setting the bar high. He and his girlfriend Steph are celebrating their anniversary, so he's surprising her with a special gift she's been wanting for a while. We'll give you some hints: it's furry, adorable and makes for one of the best companions on Earth...a puppy! Watch as the two adjust to life with their precious new Siberian Husky. View Now
We share the Earth with so many interesting creatures, but we don't always get the chance to see them close up like in this footage. First, a transparent organism called a sea salp is hanging out on a beach in Spain, then a monarch caterpillar starts transforming into a silk chrysalis over in Michigan. How neat! View Now
A two-year-old boy is playing fetch with his dog in the backyard while Dad's capturing the adorable scene on camera. When the little guy picks up another stick for the dog, Dad quickly realizes that "stick" has a mouth, a pair of eyes, and one slithery body. He's able to quickly get the snake out of the boy's hand before anyone gets hurt — but talk about a crazy close call! View Now
Kindhearted rescuers stepped in to help these two animals in England. First, the hardworking team from Wildlife Aid captured a gosling and untangled fishing line from its foot before returning it to its family. Then, rescuers from East Sussex WRAS helped a fox kit whose head was stuck in a piece of plastic. Thanks to their efforts, these adorable animals will be able to thrive in the wild! View Now
Is there anything more adorable than a playful puppy? You be the judge! Maile was chasing her owner and bumped right into a glass door, then Cody had some fun by chewing on one of his human's boots. Aww! View Now
A man in Thailand put one of his dogs on a leash, and her puppies aren't having any of it. In attempts to rescue their mama, the three pups begin gnawing away at the leash. The determined trio doesn't give up until their mom's not only free from her leash, but her collar, too. You know what they say, teamwork makes the dream work. View Now
Finding love can be difficult, even for animals like this wild boar in Thailand. He has a crush on someone's pet pig and loves spending time with her, but one day he couldn't see his "girlfriend" because her owner's gate was closed. He got so frustrated that he attacked a motorcycle and damaged it quite a bit! Looks like it's time to move on, big guy... View Now
In South Africa, two men bravely freed a shark that was trapped in a net full of sardines. That shark probably had an epic feast before they helped it get back to the ocean!
Over in California, Gisele and her family were aboard their boat when they spotted a minke whale. Gisele was ecstatic that the friendly whale kept surfacing around the boat as if to say "hello." Maybe the whale was doing some "human watching" that day!
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Barbie was once a terrified little dog living by the freeway. She was severely afraid of anyone getting near her. Thankfully, the Hope For Paws team was able to successfully rescue Barbie and begin rehabilitating her. The transformation from where she was then, to where she is now, is like night and day! She is now healthy, energetic, and happily waiting to be adopted at Smooch Pooch Dog Rescue. View Now
It really isn't a good idea to square up to an angry elephant, even if you're inside a car. If an elephant charges towards you, it's probably best to get out of there ASAP like the people in this first clip did! What about trying to calm it down with a soothing voice, though? A safari guide tried that in the next clip, and the aggressive elephant still gave his vehicle a kick! View Now
A hummingbird flew into this woman's home, so she's doing everything she can to help the little guy get out. After a few frantic but dedicated attempts, she's finally able to usher the bird toward the window. Go, little birdie, go!
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Warning: cuteness overload! A couple was walking home when a stray cat began following them. The skeptical boyfriend makes a proposition to his girlfriend saying if the cat follows them all the way home, they can keep it. That's a big task for a very unaware but undeniably adorable cat. Does the cat make it to the finish line? Watch and find out!
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In Thailand, a deer continues to swim away from shore after it got spooked and ran into the ocean. When a group of fishermen comes upon the stranded animal, they start to herd it back to the beach using their boats. The clever tactic works perfectly, and they're eventually able to guide the deer all the way back to shore. We love a happy ending! View Now
Munching on honeycomb is all fun and games until an aggressive bee comes after you. This woman was enjoying the sweet snack until a bee stung her on the lip, which caused it to become extremely swollen and red! Yikes...
Next, a man's lip was stuck in a wine glass because it had suddenly broken while he was taking a drink. He and his wife weren't sure how to handle the unusual situation at first, but they eventually got his lip out of there safely. View Now
In South Africa, a drone pilot spotted a shark swimming toward some unsuspecting surfers and kayakers. The shark continued to get closer and closer, but they didn't notice the predator until it was right next to them! That's one wildlife encounter we definitely wouldn't want to have...
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A lioness in the Kruger National Park is mothering her cub, and it's so sweet to watch. We're all well aware of a lion's beastly nature, but it's so amazing to see their nurturing side up-close!
Next, some folks in South Africa are getting a show as a herd of elephants parades past them. Some are babies and some are adults — but they all know how to use that trumpet! What an incredible sight. View Now
It's not uncommon to hear raccoons referred to as 'bandits' or 'trash pandas.' However, this video shows just how adorable they can be! As a mama raccoon scurries down the side of a house, Gates Wildlife Control safely removes her babies from the roof. Quickly after their safe and humane removal, they are reunited with their mother and move to a new location. View Now
Just because cats are known to be resourceful, doesn't mean they don't need the occasional helping hand. As a kitty clings for dear life to a high ceiling beam, a group of good samaritans holds a tarp below just in case it falls. After a few moments, they decide to get a ladder and manage to bring that cat down safely. Talk about a purrfect rescue!
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Off the coast of California, a woman was delighted to see a humpback whale repeatedly breaching. We're loving this footage of the whale just as much as her overjoyed reaction to it!
Over in The Bahamas, these bottlenose dolphins also seemed like they were having a great time. They were swimming around and playing with all the bubbles coming from a nearby diver's equipment. How cute! View Now
Kids often have a way of making the simplest get-togethers worth remembering!
First, 3-year-old Sky was at a restaurant with her family when she wiped her face on her dad's white sleeve. Then, Juju was having so much fun playing with Jynx the Bulldog that he didn't want her to leave. And finally, Grandma Trish donned a bubble wrap suit so she could hug her grandkids for the first time in months. View Now
Yee-haw! It's time for the modern cowboys from Broncs and Donks to saddle up and herd some cattle. They have to get the herd across a bunch of mud, but that's easier said than done. The cows are having a hard time crossing the unforgiving terrain without getting stuck, so it's going to take some lasso skills for these buckaroos to help the cattle get where they need to go. View Now
Say "cheese!" Off the coast of Spain, a curious octopus uses one of its tentacles to snatch a diver's camera and take a selfie. Then, after a man smiles for the camera, a sea lion imitates him with an adorable grin. These animals sure were ready for their close-ups!
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Dogs can't tell jokes, but sometimes they're so funny without even trying! Their unique personalities have a way of shining through, whether they're giving you a silly look, interacting with another pooch, or inviting themselves to join your personal time. We're just glad these hilarious moments were caught on camera!
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When a woman jumps into a pond in Russia, some nearby swans aren't having any of it. They immediately start going after her before a guy jumps in the water to scare them off. Yikes! Don't mess with those birds.
Next, a trainer in Germany is attempting to teach her horse a trick while standing on a barrel. When the trick goes wrong...she goes down. Ouch! That had to hurt.
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The great outdoors is a wonderful place, but apparently these animals wanted to live somewhere more comfortable. First, a woman brought a sea shell home from the beach, only to discover that a hermit crab was stowed away in it! We're assuming it didn't offer to pay rent because she soon dropped it off at a specialty pet shop.
Next, a swarm of bees decided to move into a family's home by coming in through the chimney. That really bugged the family, so they called a bee removal service to get the unwelcome guests to buzz off. View Now