Flooding of the Edisto River in Dorchester Country, South Carolina, has caused people to leave their homes in search of safety. Unfortunately for some this meant leaving animals behind. Rescue crews worked to evacuate exhausted pigs, goats, chickens and dogs from the flooded area.
Many of these dogs come from abusive situations and are unadoptable due to their extreme fear of humans and resulting behavior problems. Through patience and lots of love, most of the dogs involved in this program improve significantly and can eventually be adopted to a caring home.
Two snowboarders expected to spend the day enjoying the slopes but they found a horse stranded in the snow instead. They dug the horse out, gave her some food and walked her down the mountain where she was reunited with her owner after going missing for four days.
Pumpkin lives in Nassau, Bahamas with her adopted mom Rosie Kemp, her husband and two dogs. According to The Dodo she fell from a tree into Rosie's backyard and her mother never came to claim her. In Nassau there are no raccoon rescues and raccoons are legal to own so Rosie took her in and raised her as part of the family.