Reviving Ojibwe spiritual traditions, one pet at a time

Reviving Ojibwe spiritual traditions, one pet at a time

“It helps animals, but it brings people up too,” said Rick Haaland, who has been leading the efforts among his fellow Ojibwe as community outreach manager with the Leech Lake tribal police.

Woman rescues tiny kitten during flood and works to save more

Woman rescues tiny kitten during flood and works to save more

Lord Sugarplum Puddington, pictured the day after his rescue, was just 5 weeks old when Lori Dover found him stuck in a thorny bush during a flash flood in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

‘Hero’ dad jumps into frozen lake to save his dog

‘Hero’ dad jumps into frozen lake to save his dog

Helen and Ste Cotton were out on their daily walk with their 11-year-old family pet, Trudy when she somehow made her way to the middle of the frozen lake at Walton Hall Park, Liverpool.

Golden retriever rescued after falling through ice chasing ducks on frozen lake

Golden retriever rescued after falling through ice chasing ducks on frozen lake

Two-year-old Lucky was rescued by the fire service (Picture: ABC 7) Lucky spent 30 freezing minutes in the icy water (Picture: ABC 7)Rescue swimmers from the fire department were deployed and were able to safely reach the dog in the middle of the lake, reports ABC 7.

12 animals looking for their forever homes this Christmas

12 animals looking for their forever homes this Christmas

Meet Sparkle, the three-year-old Shih Tzu. Sparkle is just lovely (Picture: RSPCA)Sparkle – like the star on top of your tree – is described as being a ‘very sweet little dog’ with a lovely temperament.

Desperate dog owner needs £16,000 to save pet’s life

Desperate dog owner needs £16,000 to save pet’s life

Little Barney has just weeks to live if he doesn’t have treatment (Picture: Claire Blake)A pet owner has launched a desperate campaign to save her little dog who needs urgent cancer treatment costing thousands.

Theatre by the Lake has got a decent rep

Theatre by the Lake has got a decent rep

I strongly endorse Robin Hargreaves’s letter (A dignified end for beloved pets , 3 June). • Read more Guardian letters – click here to visit

Experience: I rescued two dogs from a frozen lake

Experience: I rescued two dogs from a frozen lake

Timofey Yuriev and his dog Kira to the rescue Now I run a travel group that takes people to extreme conditions around the world – at the time the dogs went in the lake, Melissa and I had been doing cold water immersion in the Hudson River.

Heroic woman jumps in frozen lake to save drowning dog

Heroic woman jumps in frozen lake to save drowning dog

A woman has risked her life by jumping into a frozen lake in order to save an elderly man’s drowning dog. The woman jumped in the frozen lake to save the drowning dog (Picture: Hull Daily Mail/MEN Media) The dog apparently shook itself dry of the water and was seemingly unharmed in the incident.