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.

Black cats are often adopted last. Kitten finds luck before Halloween

Black cats are often adopted last. Kitten finds luck before Halloween

Lucky's tabby littermates were adopted before him, and then he was returned to Animal Welfare League of Arlington by people who decided they weren't ready to care for a pet.

Cats are lucky charms!

Cats are lucky charms!

- Good luck: No one understands why, in Britain, black cats are still considered to be lucky; and if one walked in front of a bride and groom it was seen as a happy omen for the marriage.And a white cat was thought to bring good fortune and luck to their pet parents.

Dramatic Near-death Dog-rescue Caught on Tape

Dramatic Near-death Dog-rescue Caught on Tape

Using the same oxygen equipment used for humans, the rescue team quickly went to help the dog by providing a human rescue mask. To learn more about water safety for dogs, click here >>

Cat found abandoned with duct tape around her head, but her spirit isn't broken

Cat found abandoned with duct tape around her head, but her spirit isn't broken

"When I got the one side clear, I had to reach in front of her mouth to pull the tape down, and I was fully expecting to get bit at that time," Norton said.