29 Oct '11, 5am

Couple Saves Boarded Up Baby Racoons | Care2 Causes

Couple Saves Boarded Up Baby Racoons | Care2 Causes

They say that when opportunity knocks, you’d best be around to answer the door. We usually think of opportunity in financial and material terms, but sometimes being able to experience an intense bond with a wild animal is a true opportunity . My senior year of college, my boyfriend and I moved into a little rental house on a horse farm. It was a single-story house, but it became clear our first night there that we had an upstairs neighbor — a large raccoon could be heard walking and digging in our crawlspace, and at times the ceiling would actually bow from her weight. That was a little upsetting, but with a landlord eagerly offering to kill raccoons for us, what choice did we really have? He saw them as a threat to his horses. A Noise At the Door One afternoon early in the summer, I was cooking dinner when I heard a noise at the door. I looked out, and there on its hind l...

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Pit Bull Is Neighbor of the Year | Care2 Causes

Pit Bull Is Neighbor of the Year | Care2 Causes

care2.com 28 Oct '11, 5pm

Most choices for “Neighbor of the Year ” are human, but a pit bull named Titan received that honor at a ceremony held by t...

World awaits 7 billionth baby: While many countries around the world will be choosing their own symbolic baby, h...

World awaits 7 billionth baby: While many count...

channelnewsasia.com 30 Oct '11, 2am

UNITED NATIONS: The world's seven billionth person will be born Monday into what UN leader Ban Ki-moon calls a "world of c...

How The White House Celebrates Halloween [VIDEO] | Care2 Causes

How The White House Celebrates Halloween [VIDEO...

care2.com 30 Oct '11, 9am

No, they don’t dress Joe Biden up as Frankenstein, but regardless, the White House still goes all in when it comes to cele...

Gay pioneer dead at 96 | Care2 Causes

Gay pioneer dead at 96 | Care2 Causes

care2.com 29 Oct '11, 9pm

The last half of the world’s first registered gay couple, Axel Axgil, died Saturday morning at age 96. Axel was born Axel ...

Abortion After a Rape Is Not Like Murdering You...

care2.com 29 Oct '11, 7pm

Reading some of the totally whacked out posts, just further enforces my stance on fundies and the Conservative Right and I...

House Speaker John Boehner Ignores The 99% [Vid...

care2.com 29 Oct '11, 11pm

@ Mike C & Frank W you haven't a clue! Most of those 99% DO WORK! Have you even listened to what we want changed? I've bee...

Almost Half Of All Americans Get A Check From t...

care2.com 30 Oct '11, 10am

Thanks for the article. It just shows more of the Republicans lack of shame and compassion for people that have worked all...

Engaged couple with a baby turns out to be long-lost siblings

Engaged couple with a baby turns out to be long...

straitstimes.com 06 Nov '11, 3am

A couple who planned for a wedding after living together for five years, discovered they were brother and sister when thei...

Takeout Without: Leave Disposable Packaging Behind | Care2 Causes

Takeout Without: Leave Disposable Packaging Beh...

care2.com 28 Oct '11, 2am

There used to be a restaurant that we would frequent for seaweed salad and sushi. The first couple times we showed up with...

Mouse Rescued in English Woman's Tea Cup | Care...

care2.com 28 Oct '11, 6am

About 8 years ago, my husband bought our granddaughter a pet mouse without asking our daughter and her husband, the answer...

Your Fat Baby Does Not Need To Diet: But other doctors expressed immediate concern about the public response to

Your Fat Baby Does Not Need To Diet: But other ...

care2.com 10 Nov '11, 12am

A recently published study in the Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine describes a correlation between babies who...

First Snow Sends Rescue Squads Racing to Cat Ne...

care2.com 30 Oct '11, 6am

So, while I feel just the same way as those helpful Harmony Fund people, and don't like to see the suffering and hope to d...

Daniel the Beagle Survives the Gas Chamber | Care2 Causes

Daniel the Beagle Survives the Gas Chamber | Ca...

care2.com 28 Oct '11, 3am

Daniel, a 20-pound beagle mix, survived a euthanasia attempt by the Animal Control Department of Florence, Alabama, and is...

Giving Rights To Fertilized Eggs Could Potentially Jail or Kill Mothers | Care2 Causes

Giving Rights To Fertilized Eggs Could Potentia...

care2.com 27 Oct '11, 12pm

Mississippi’s impeding vote on granting legal rights to fertilized eggs and fetuses prior to birth has many up at arms ove...