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Watch Footage from a Six-Hour Orca Rescue in British Columbia (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/27/2015 09:00AM

On July 22, a female orca became stranded on the rocks of British Columbia's Hartley Bay during low tide. But thankfully, there's an organization called "Guardians from Hartley Bay," who lived up to their name, coming to the animal's aid as it lay helpless on the rocks.

The group documented their six-hour rescue of the orca on Facebook.

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Brave Floridians Wade into Surf to Rescue Shark (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/24/2015 03:15PM

It's not every day you see people wade into the Atlantic Ocean to save the life of an animal that would otherwise be very pleased to consume them. The ocean, after all, is the shark's house.

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Florida Woman Wrestles Alligator to Rescue Her Dog (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/24/2015 10:00AM

When a 7 1/2 foot alligator attacked her dog, Hope, and proceeded to drag the pup into a nearby pond, Lori Beiswenger knew she needed to act swiftly.

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Chill Owl Just Chills in Bath (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/24/2015 09:00AM

Hey man, like, what's your damage?

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Bald Eagle Stuck in Car Grill Survives, for America (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/22/2015 05:30PM

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Finally! You Can Now Have an Alpaca Walk You Down the Aisle (in Japan)

Finally! You Can Now Have an Alpaca Walk You Down the Aisle (in Japan)

Originally posted 07/16/2015 05:30PM

For anyone who's dreamed of being walked down the aisle by an alpaca on her wedding day, here's some excellent news: your dream has become a reality … if you get married in Japan, that is. (Destination wedding, anyone?)

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Taishan the Giant Panda Turns 10: A Look Back (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/16/2015 02:00PM

Taishan the Panda has lived his whole life in front of cameras, much like Jim Carry in The Truman Show. And like Jim Carrey in The Truman Show, that means you can watch his whole life in a series of neatly-edited clips. (No Ed Harris, but you can supply your own Philip Glass soundtrack if you want.)

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Credit: Jane Lethlean/AP
Polish Fugitive Cow Finally Captured After Two Years on the Run

Polish Fugitive Cow Finally Captured After Two Years on the Run

Originally posted 07/16/2015 11:00AM

Note: Pictures of Matylda are difficult to come by. Pictured above is a cow we believe to be similar to the fugitive.

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Baby Shark Falls from the Sky in Real-Life Sharknado Incident (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/14/2015 09:00AM

Virginia Beach resident Sue Bowser was quite alarmed to find a dead baby shark in her heavily wooded backyard.

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They Found a Shark Near an Underwater Volcano and Now We Can Never Feel Safe (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/13/2015 05:00PM

Brennan Phillips is a Ph.D. student who specializes in underwater volcanoes – which is awesome – at the University of Rhode Island.

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