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5 Things You Can Do In 5 Minutes To Help Animals

<p>Joe Proudman, UC Davis<span></span><br></p>

Sorry, everyone, the "I don't have enough time to help animals" excuse is out the window. Here are five issues you can do something about right now with just a minute of your time. Candy Crush can wait.

Over 100,000 gallons of crude oil recently spilled in California.

Joseph Proudman/UC Davis

An orphaned sun bear was rescued and returned to the wild this month.

He was saved from the exotic pet trade after his mother was likely killed by poachers.

A dog just flew around the world to reunite with the Marine who saved him.

The reunion was made possible with the help of SPCA International's Operation Baghdad Pups.

There are fewer than 50 Maui dolphins left on the planet.

This fox and hound are real-life best friends.

The dog's owner realized from their friendship that foxes need protection.

And here's to everyone out there who's already a hero to animals: