Pets have always been there right when we need them, but sometimes they need help too. Fortunately, many of these animals are rescued by kind-hearted individuals who provide them with a loving home. These rescues are the very best of humanity.

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Tinkerbelle’s Story: From rescue dog to fashion model

This is the amazing rags to riches story of Tinkerbelle, who started life on the streets, but soon found herself walking the runway instead for top fashion brands. Tinkerbelle, a New York native, is a papitese (papillon-maltese mix) that was selected from a shelter by Ralph Lauren for their “The Dog Walk” print and video campaign to support Dog Adoption Month. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Tinkerbelle The Dog® & Belle (@tinkerbellethedog) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Tinkerbelle The Dog® & Belle (@tinkerbellethedog) Since her lucky break, she’s walked the runway from Levi’s, Converse, Hurley and Vivienne Hu.

Meet Picasso, The Rescue Pitbull-Corgi Mix With a Special Snout

We’d like you to meet Pablo and Picasso, two lovable rescue dog brothers that are a unique pitbull-corgi mix. The pair is named after the famous artist Pablo Picasso, with Picasso’s unique face reminding of the artist’s unique paintings. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Luvable Dog Rescue (@luvabledogrescue) Coming from a breeder that couldn’t find a buyer for Picasso, gave him up to a shelter.

A Gate Can’t Stop Puppy Love: The Viral Story of Elisa and Ralph the Retriever

Elisa, a senior at a high school in California shared a tweet about a dog that went viral with almost 14,000 retweets: She said she’d see the dog on her way home from school, but generally won’t approach a dog at his gate in case he barked or was aggressive. After many days of seeing him peek under the gate at her, a friend encouraged her to pet him. When she did, they hit it off right away and have met regularly on her way to school.

Rare Sumatran Tiger Couple Makes It Facebook Official for Valentine’s Day

For us single humans out there, finding a special someone for Valentine’s Day can be a challenge. But What about if you’re one of only 400 Sumatran tigers left in the world? Compared to millions of Tinder accounts out there, Sumatran tigers have it pretty tough. ©L.A.

Soccer Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo Saves 80 Shelter Dogs

Cristiano Ronaldo is a known animal lover and is often in photos with his labrador Marosca. He recently showed his love for dog by helping 80 dogs in a shelter that desperately needed it. A dog shelter in Ronaldo’s native Portugal didn’t have the funds to cover $2,100 veterinary bill for the 80 dogs they were caring for.

104 Puppies Found in a New York Truck Crash Lead Adoptions

On January 24th, a large accident in near Avoca, New York on Interstate 86 lead to a large puppy pile up with 104 puppies found by the New York State Department. Some of the rescued puppies after an accident in New York The truck had flipped over after losing control in the passing lane. All the puppies were rescued by the troopers and brought to The Finger Lakes SPCA and Bath Veterinary Hospital to be taken care of while transport was arranged to bring them home.

UK Womans Spends $30,000 on Her 30 Pugs Per Year Is Spoiling Them for Their Christmas

Christmas is an opportunity to spoil those we love and this woman is doing just that. Becca Drake wakes up every morning at 7:30am to start breakfast for her pug family of 30. The little puppies run around a large garden while she gets ready.