man takes his arthritic dog swimming in the ocean everyday to relieve his pain... how can you not say..awwww. Postscript: I am sorry to say that the dog pictured here, Schoep, has passed away. This picture will always make me happy every time I see it.
The veterinarians felt that the loss of her litter had caused the tigress to fall into a depression. The doctors decided that if the tigress could surrogate another mother's cubs, perhaps she would improve. After checking with many other zoos across the country, the depressing news was that there were no tiger cubs of the right age to introduce to the mourning mother..