02 Aug '11, 5am

The Hand That Saved the Cardinal | Care2 Causes

Love rescue stories...saved a big blackbird in similar situation about a couple months ago although it was in more immediate peril. It was lucky enough to be in between the north and south traffic...just sitting there. Same situation....probably stunned by contact with a car but with all the traffic whizzing by, I don't know how the poor little guy survived the stress let alone the cars. Anyhow, I did a u turn, stopped right by him hoping he wasn't noticeably injured, picked him up and put him in the front seat of the car. And there we sat, him looking at me, me looking at him. Since he didn't seem to have any visible injuries and his wings seemed ok, I took him to the side of the road and perched him in a safe tree. Seemed a more rational choice at the moment than trekking an hour to the wildlife rescue. Checked back an hour later and he was gone....just needed a chance t...

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Eating Disorders Rising in Younger & Younger Children | Care2 Causes

Eating Disorders Rising in Younger & Younger Ch...

care2.com 01 Aug '11, 8pm

In the US, where 17 percent of children aged 2 – 19 are overweight (according to statistics from the Center for Disease an...

One Group of Guys are Changing Lives Through Crochet | Care2 Causes

One Group of Guys are Changing Lives Through Cr...

care2.com 01 Aug '11, 4pm

As nations around the world battle crisis, one small group of laid-back southern Californian guys found a creative way to ...

Life After Abuse For Patrick and Dexter | Care2 Causes

Life After Abuse For Patrick and Dexter | Care2...

care2.com 28 Jul '11, 10pm

Some of the best qualities about pets are their ability to live in the present and not feel sorry for themselves. Two anim...

Chicken nuggets and the death of watersheds | Care2 Causes

Chicken nuggets and the death of watersheds | C...

care2.com 29 Jul '11, 11pm

Chicken nuggets, chicken burgers, buffalo wings, fried chicken, Double Down chicken burger—chicken in all its edible forms...

Boehner "Redistricting" Out Dissent? | Care2 Ca...

care2.com 30 Jul '11, 3pm

Glenn, I can understand your personal frustration with our current state of affairs. I do not support the outsourcing of j...

Happy Feet Can Go Home (VIDEO) | Care2 Causes

Happy Feet Can Go Home (VIDEO) | Care2 Causes

care2.com 29 Jul '11, 10pm

Happy Feet, as the Emperor penguin found on a New Zealand beach some five weeks ago has been dubbed, has been given a heal...

The Love Of A Good Dog | Care2 Causes

The Love Of A Good Dog | Care2 Causes

care2.com 30 Jul '11, 6am

Those of us who love our pets and for whom that four-legged roommate is a member of the family know that sitting with that...

Somalia is Dying. Why Don't We Care | Care2 Causes

care2.com 30 Jul '11, 4am

BLACK HAWK DOWN I agree ! Where were the Somalis when our soldiers were being attacked & killed . Shown in close to realit...

Victory: Per Bans Wild Animals In Circuses | Care2 Causes

Victory: Per Bans Wild Animals In Circuses | Ca...

care2.com 27 Jul '11, 11pm

Animal Defenders International declared a victory for animals on July 21 when President Alan Garcia of Peru signed a law t...