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Tony Alsup’s school bus is making rounds just ahead of Hurricane Florence. And he’s picking up unadoptable, leftover dogs and cats from animal shelters along the way. Alsup’s a trucker from East Tennessee who sort of stumbled into his role as an animal-hero.

Bruno Bartlett is down with the thiccness. The 25lb cat was dropped off at a shelter. His needy ways and extra AF attitude made him a bad fit for his family.

If you’re as obsessed with Taylor Swift’s cats, Meredith and Olivia, as us then you noticed their cameo in Ryan Reynolds’ Deadpool 2. Meredith and Olivia made an appearance on Reynolds’ shirt in the movie. The two kitties are shown together, with the words “Olivia & Meredith Best Friends Purrrr Ever” written across the front of the shirt.

The case could be revolutionary: A horse named Justice sues his human abuser for $100,000. Justice’s previous owner, a woman named Gwendolyn Vercher, pleaded guilty to a charge of neglect and agreed to pay $3,700 to Sound Equine Oregon, the rescue shelter currently housing Justice. But, that’s not enough for the Animal Legal Defence Fund and their very human lawyers.

Molly is the mother Theresa of the animal kingdom. The 3-year-old golden retriever works at the Carolina Equine Rescue and Assistance (CERA), a nonprofit dedicated to healing abused horses. One particular horse needed Molly more than most.

The Western world has seen recreational marijuana slowly march towards legalization. Cannabis has more and more become a part of peoples medical repertoire. Since pet owners always want the best for their furbaby, it’s no surprise they’ve started medicating Fluffy with cannabis products, too.

Marine biologists have discovered a new dolphin hybrid and it’s adorable. Spotted off the coast of Hawaii, the hybrid is half rough-toothed dolphin and half melon-headed whale. ” We came across a mixed group with two species: rough-toothed dolphins, and what appeared, at first, to be two melon-headed whales,” said Robin Baird, a research biologist with the Cascadia Research Collective. “

French photographer Vincent Flouret has been working on an incredible photo series called Maxdonna. The series features Flouret’s 6-year-old golden retriever-labrador mix, Max, recreating some of Madonna’s most iconic music video scenes and album covers. Flouret got inspiration for the project from his work volunteering with City Shelters in L.A.

Chicken diapers are a thing. And, chicken enthusiasts love them. Julie Baker, the owner of Pampered Poultry, was just as surprised as you when she discovered the high demand for her custom-made chicken diapers.

Bertram the Pomeranian is trendy AF, just ask any of his 117k+ followers. The little Pom works at an art gallery in NY called The Hole owned by his mom, Kathy Grayson. Grayson found Bertram aka Bertie Bert on Petfinder.