12 Jul '11, 9am

New Wheelchair for Jack the Dog | Care2 Causes

New Wheelchair for Jack the Dog | Care2 Causes

What sort of person steals a dog’s wheelchair? That’s what Rhode Island resident, Marilyn Proulx must have been wondering when she discovered that her dog, Jack’s wheelchair was missing from the side of her house last Tuesday. Jack, a 13-year-old lab and shepherd mix lost the use of his rear legs due to two herniated discs. The specialized wheelchair allowed him to not just walk, but run to his heart’s content. Without it Marilyn must use a sling to assist Jack with mobility. It’s hard on Marilyn and Jack. Having reported the theft to police, Marilyn was delighted to discover the generosity of strangers. A number of New England news channels picked up the story. As word spread, offers of wheelchair replacements came pouring in. A company called Handicapped Pets offered to donate a new, custom-made wheelchair to Jack. Less than 24 hours after the news broke, Keith Downs and...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/stolen-doggie-wheelchair-repl...

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New Study Says "Food Deserts" Only Part of the Problem | Care2 Causes

New Study Says "Food Deserts" Only Part of the ...

care2.com 13 Jul '11, 7am

Those of us who have worked in food policy point to “food deserts” (places where healthy, affordable food is hard to find)...

Developing Countries Investing More in Renewables | Care2 Causes

Developing Countries Investing More in Renewabl...

care2.com 12 Jul '11, 2am

The headlines of a Think Progress article caught my attention: Industrialized Countries are Now Losing the Clean Energy Ra...

Badly abused dog found on road

care2.com 15 Jul '11, 9pm

Thursday July 14, 2011, 7:38 am So sad for this doggie! I am thankful he was able to get free and walk away from the hell ...

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Preheat oven to 170 degC. Line the bottom of an 18cm round pan (with removable base) with parchment paper. Grease and flou...

Ouch! Dog Bites Shark (VIDEO) | Care2 Causes

care2.com 18 Jul '11, 12am

I understand why he (the videographer) is excited, but I hope that he just came on the dogs in the water. The dugong looks...

Video Promotes Picking Up Dog Waste | Care2 Causes

Video Promotes Picking Up Dog Waste | Care2 Causes

care2.com 17 Jul '11, 10am

Getting dog owners to clean up after their pets is a surprisingly big issue for many communities, especially in urban area...

Saving the Planet One Clothesline at a Time | Care2 Causes

Saving the Planet One Clothesline at a Time | C...

care2.com 11 Jul '11, 6am

When looking at laundry hanging from a clothesline can drive a neighbor to murder , you know something’s seriously out of ...

Nicklaus plays down expectations for McIlroy: Jack Nicklaus believes it's too early to label Rory McIlroy golf's...

Nicklaus plays down expectations for McIlroy: J...

golf.com 10 Jul '11, 3pm

LONDON (AP) — Jack Nicklaus believes it's too early to label Rory McIlroy golf's next superstar. The column inches have st...

Arizona Removes "Retardation," "Crippled" From Statutes | Care2 Causes

Arizona Removes "Retardation," "Crippled" From ...

care2.com 10 Jul '11, 2am

On Thursday, Arizona held a ceremonial signing to celebrate the passage of House Bill 2213 , which officially removes the ...

U.S. Government Declares Marijuana Has No Medical Value | Care2 Causes

U.S. Government Declares Marijuana Has No Medic...

care2.com 10 Jul '11, 12am

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency recently decreed that marijuana has no accepted medical use and should remain classified ...

New report: #GoodBanking: Why we need a bigger ...

neweconomics.org 13 Jul '11, 1pm

Stepping back from the full separation of retail and investment banking, in which retail deposits are not used in any way ...

How The GOP Wants To Force Women To Bear More Children | Care2 Causes

How The GOP Wants To Force Women To Bear More C...

care2.com 10 Jul '11, 9am

In a new assault on the war on women, Planned Parenthood clinics in New Hampshire are no longer able to offer birth contro...

Bear Cub Rescued | Care2 Causes

Bear Cub Rescued | Care2 Causes

care2.com 08 Jul '11, 9pm

A few weeks ago, a young male bear was allegedly discovered by a Slovenian family. The family wanted to raise him but the ...

AMA: Photoshopping Hazardous For Women's Health | Care2 Causes

AMA: Photoshopping Hazardous For Women's Health...

care2.com 08 Jul '11, 1pm

At its annual meeting in June, the American Medical Association called for guidelines to discourage airbrushing, photoshop...