Hoppa, a four-year-old mixed breed dog born without front legs, uses a prosthetic device to walk outside in the central Israeli city of Tel Aviv February 28, 2010. The device was invented especially for Hoppa by a animal-loving art student, who hopes his wheeling device will improve the lives of pets born with abnormalities or with amputated limbs. (Photo by Amir Cohen/Reuters)
Martin Kaufmann, owner and founder of OrthoPets, looks over a former stray dog named Snow who had to have a right foot amputated to prepare for her artificial leg and foot in Denver February 20, 2013. OrthoPets creates prosthetics for animals. (Photo by Rick Wilking/Reuters)
This Is What Happened When A Photographer Came Face-To-Face With One Of Antarctica’s Most Vicious Predator
The large dog with beautiful green eyes was rescued from the woods outside of Rio de Janeiro in September of 2012. He weighed just 28 pounds (13 kg) and had a huge, gaping wound in his rear. His bone was exposed and he could barely walk from the pain.
Here are some heart-warming pictures of the real life Mowgli, a girl who spent the first ten years of her life growing up in the African bush, have been released for the first time. The magical images chronicle the life of Tippi Benjamine Okanti Degre, who was brought up with wild animals, just like Rudyard Kipling’s hero did in The Jungle Book. The images in ‘Tippi: My Book of Africa’ – now being published worldwide for the first time – show the young girl making friends with an elephant, who she calls her brother, and a leopard, her best friend.