Chicago Cubs CF Albert Almora is a Great Friend to Shelter Dogs, PAWS

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There’s a shelter pet out there who would love to meet you. With rescue cats and dogs, it’s really hard to say whether it’s the human being who truly saves the animal, or vice versa.

Tomorrow will see Chicago Cubs centerfielder Albert Almora, along with his wife Krystal, participate in an event entitled “Intentional Walk” with PAWS Chicago. The event’s goal is to raise awareness about the need to walk dogs at local animal shelters.

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Christen Press, Chicago Red Stars Team with PETA for Dog Friendly Match Day Event

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If you’re a lover of animals, and/or one who enjoys stories of individuals standing up for animal rights, then United States and Chicago Red Stars Forward Christen Press is an individual you’ll want to keep tabs on.  

#DogsForChristen was perhaps one of the best and most heart-warming sports hash tags of 2016.

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Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill Calls Out Dog Cruelty at His Alma Mater Texas A&M

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Ryan Tannehill was selected with the eighth overall pick, by the Miami Dolphins, out of Texas A&M University in the 2012 NFL Draft. Since then he’s established himself as the Dolphins QB1, and a better than average signal caller in the National Football League.

He also hasn’t been shy about expressing his social conscience, and today he sent a very powerful letter, on behalf of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, to his alma mater.

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Former Blackhawks Star Bryan Bickell Feeling Better in Battle Against MS

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On the day that we caught up with former Chicago Blackhawks star Bryan Bickell, healthcare was the transcendent national story overshadowing all other news. With Bickell individually, the very first question on everybody’s mind is of course, “how’s his health?”

It’s actually that way for all of us, every day of our lives, because the old adage, “if you don’t have your health, you don’t have anything” is always true no matter what physical shape you are in.

In the case of Bryan Bickell, “how are you doing?” means a lot more than just your typical small, elevator talk.

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Photos of Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal Players with their Dogs: Happy National Puppy Day

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Today is a day to celebrate everything that’s adorable and lovable about dogs as we embrace the spirit of National Puppy Day. Yes, today is #NationalPuppyDay on this Thursday. Here we bring you adorable photos of three Arsenal players (Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Aaron Ramsey) with their lovable doggies, from social media as well as links to Tottenham Hotspur players Erik Lamela and Toby Alderweireld with their pooches.

On a related story, Gunners midfielder Santi Cazorla named his dog after Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

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Kedi is a Documentary Film For More than Just Cat Lovers

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Kedi,” an engaging and entertaining documentary about the hundreds of thousands of cats who freely roam the streets of Istanbul, Turkey is a film with numerous traits mirroring its primary subject matter.

Kedi, an 80-minute movie in Turkish with English subtitles, which opened at The Music Box Theatre this past Friday, meanders and saunters along just like a cat. Although it does have a classic, traditional beginning and ending, it doesn’t have the typical structure of your standard documentary.

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Kitten Bowl Host Beth Stern Reveals How Rescue Kitties Got Their Names

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Inspired by the popularity of Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl,” Hallmark Channel created the Kitten Bowl franchise, which will broadcast its fourth edition on Super Bowl Sunday, February 5th. Kitten Bowl IV premieres at noon EST. The game will once again be called by New York Yankees radio broadcaster John Sterling, and hosted by Beth Stern, model and wife of Howard Stern.

NBC Sports’ Mary Carillo will add color commentary. Dozens of adoptable kittens from North Shore Animal League America will take the field and paw at the pigskin.

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The University of Wisconsin is Doing Horrible Things to Poor Innocent Cats

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This is DISGUSTING and REPUGNANT what researchers at the University of Wisconsin at Madison are doing to poor helpless cats! This place is supposed to be sociopoliticaly progressive, yet they’re violating animal rights.

The horrendous things being done to innocent cats makes the University of Wisconsin a bastion of animal cruelty. Watch this video:

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