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Afghanistan Vet Helps Rangers Hunt Down Poachers In Africa

The fight against illegal poaching in Africa is extremely frustrating – both because of the irreparable damage that poachers cause and because most of us are powerless to do anything about it. Not so for Kinessa Johnson, however – this tattooed, gun-toting badass US Army veteran works for VETPAW, an organization that connects US Armed […]

Dolphins, Missing Human Interaction During Lockdown, Bring Gifts From The Sea

As the months roll into each other with lock-down continuing past its 8th week, the humans aren’t the only ones feeling the strain, it’s also the wildlife. In particular, highly intelligent animals such as dolphins, are experiencing a very human emotion – loneliness. So much so in fact, that they’ve actually been recorded in a […]

A Single Opossum Can Kill 5,000 Ticks In One Season, Which Spread Lyme Disease

Many people think that opossums are cute little animals, but they also have a reputation as pests. Recent research has shown that because they groom themselves and eat all the ticks they find on their body, they are effective in reducing the overall numbers of ticks, which have been on the rise in recent years […]

Asian Hornet Attacking Mouse As The Deadly Insect Enters The USA

Asian giant hornet, nicknamed ‘murder hornet’, killed a mouse in under one minute. The cell phone video showed the two wrestling on the ground while the hornet stung the mouse. ‘Murder hornets’ have toxic venom that can kill other animals and even humans. Native to temperate and tropical climates in East Asia, they kill up […]

Chinese Dog Eating Festival Starts In Just 3 Months

WARNING! Graphic content: The annual Yulin Dog Meat Festival is right around the corner, despite years of protests the festival is still going on. If you are unfamiliar with the festival, thousands of dogs and cats are murdered and eaten. Last year around 10,000 dogs and cats were used during the 10-day festival, which takes […]

Sylvester Stallone Just Shared A Tribute To His Old Dog, and It’s Absolutely Beautiful

Sylvester Stallone, the actor best known for his role in Rocky, just shared the most beautiful tribute to his dog Butkus. The 70-year-old writes: “When I was 26, totally broke, going nowhere VERY fast, owned two pair of pants that barely fit, shoes that had holes in them and dreams of being successful were as […]

This Awesome Cow Escaped Slaughter and Lived With Deer In The Woods For A...

At the Farm Sanctuary’s shelter in New York, every animal has a special and often very moving story, but that of Bonnie the cow must be quite one of a kind. Bonnie, the sanctuary’s newest resident, has been “on the run” for almost a year. The cow managed to escape slaughter, which is, sadly, where the rest of her herd […]

This Man Posed Proudly With The Bear He Shot While It Was Hibernating

The U.S. Senate has voted 52 to 47 to overturn a law that forbids the hunting of wild animals that are in hibernation. The regulations enforced by the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) were put in place to prevent excessive hunting, protect animals during the hibernation phase, and stop the killing of mothers and their […]

Study: Your Dog Will Snub People Who Are Mean to You

If you have a dog, you should probably pay more attention to the way your pet responds to other people – it could help you find out who might be mistreating you. According to a new study, dogs tend to reject treats offered by people who were mean to their owners. Scientists at Kyoto University […]

Dying Dog Found On Street Is Completely Transformed In Two Months

This sick dog was found by Indian organization Animal Aid Unlimited. It was suffering from mange, and clearly had had no human contact in a long time. They brought him to their shelter and tried to interest him in some food. “He was so exhausted and inward.” Animal Aid Unlimited hooked the dog up to […]

Court Rules Police Officers Can Legally Execute Your Dog If It Does Anything But...

The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit concluded Monday that police officers are justified in killing citizens pets; even if those animals are not attacking or attempting to attack them. Judges MOORE and CLAY (Circuit Judges), and HOOD (District Judge) heard an appeal from the plaintiffs Mark and Cheryl Brown, of Battle Creek, […]

Tons of Animals Have Floated From Japan To Oregon On Plastic Junk

The morning of June 5, 2012, invasive species researcher John Chapman’s wife, who works for the health department in Newport, Oregon, told him he had to go with her to see a mysterious object that had washed onto the town’s beach. Chapman was initially skeptical that the beached mass would be of any interest to him, scientifically speaking. The […]

Blind Man Straps Camera To Guide Dog’s Back…..When Wife Sees Video She’s Horrified

Blindness is a difficult disability for anyone to bear, but it can be especially hard for those who lose their sight later in life. People who were born blind have learned how to get around in the world from the time they were babies, but when someone goes blind as a child or adult, they […]

Farmer Is Found Dead Along With 16 Of His Cows and You Wont Believe...

An unusual act of nature has wrecked havoc on a family and their farm. When a storm fell upon a farm in Amherst, Wisconsin, gasses were trapped in a deadly dome of air which poisoned and killed a farmer, 29-year-old Michael Biadasz, along with 16 cattle. Sounds like a random chain of events that rippled […]

Man, Who Teased A Bear By Dangling Food In Its Jaws, Viciously Mauled By...

Rule No. 1: Never get too close to a bear in its enclosure. Rule No.2: Never tease a hungry beast by dangling food over its head. Naiphum Promratee, 36, learnt these life lessons the hard way. Promratee hung a bowl of rice into a bear’s enclosure while visiting a temple in rural Phetchabun province, Thailand. […]

This The Most Ferocious Zoo In China – Animals Roam Free and People Are...

There’s a lot to see while walking through a zoo. From rare creatures from faraway places to more common animals in simulated habitats. However, have you ever wondered what it’s like to be the one in a cage? Well, a new zoo is turning that idea on its head. The Lehe Ledu Wildlife Zoo in […]

Video of Animal Cruelty At Tyson Chicken Factory Prompts Firings

A graphic video secretly recorded by an animal rights activist inside a Tyson Foods plant has led to two firings after it showed workers punching chickens and ripping their heads off. The footage could instigate legal proceedings against the fast food chicken supplier. In September, a Mercy for Animals activist went undercover to accept a […]

5 Spiritual Lessons You Can Learn From Your Dog

Did you ever realize that God spelled backwards is Dog? A dog, and most other pets as well, retain that godliness that many human beings are born with but often lose over time. Dogs are natural spiritual teachers. My neighbor’s dog, Sammy, has been a great inspiration for me. There are many spiritual lessons to […]

Camper Takes Video Of An Alaskan Brown Bear Stopping To Sit And Admire The...

Sometimes they say you eat the bear, sometimes the bear eats you, but every so often, the bear may just have a little sit down with you instead. Drew Hamilton is an employee of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game who was camping at the McNeil River State Game Sanctuary and Refuge. He was […]

You’ll Never Guess What All That Stuff Is In The Water

Located in Nairobi, Kenya is a beautiful lake called Lake Nakuru. It is a National Park that is home to many wild animals including lions, rhinos, leopards, and giraffes. But what makes this place unique, well, I’ll let you see for yourself. The sight is rather astounding. Along the coastline, millions, yes we said millions, of […]

This Creature Might Be The Strangest Living Thing On Our Planet and Yes, It’s...

Is it a bird? Or is it a puppet? Ever heard of the great potoo or Nyctibius grandis? This unique bird is native to only in Central and South America. Like the owl, it is nocturnal and only uses its skill of camouflage to hide from potential predators. The potoo’s camouflage is so hard to […]

Incredible Dog Warned Family Their Daughter’s Blood Sugar Was Low When She Was 5...

The bond between a dog and their human is amazing – we would even go so far as to call it mystifying at times. Sadie, the child in the photo below, was born with type one diabetes and Downs Syndrome. In order for Sadie to be at her best at all times, her blood sugar levels must be […]

Heartbroken Pit Bull Cries After His Family Leaves Him In A Shelter

When a high-kill shelter received this pit bull, nobody expected the emotional roller coaster he took them on. When one person offered Blue King (Blue for short) a treat, he sniffed it, but didn’t eat it. The only thing Blue did was cry behind the bars of his kennel door. Additionally, tears were dripping from his […]

Hybrid Animals That Are Hard To Believe Actually Exist

Legend is full of strange, hybrid creatures, and Photoshoppers have dedicated countless hours to creating new ones. But this list contains no Photoshopped images: all of these animals are real! You’ve all heard of the liger, but what about the narluga? Or the leopon? This list of REAL hybrid animals will surprise and amaze you. […]

The Bond Between This Man and A Massive Crocodile May Change Everything You Thought...

One man may be changing everything we thought we knew about crocodiles. 20 years ago, Costa Rican animal lover Chito rescued Pocho the crocodile from a hunting bullet wound and nursed him back to health. During the recovery, Chito says the two formed a unique bond. Every time he tried to release Pocho back into […]

Photo of Animal Crying Is Going Viral – Here’s The Happy Ending Story Behind...

As a dairy cow named Emma suspected that she was going to be led to slaughter, tears started streaming down her face. She wasn’t ready to die. But the cow at the Kuhrettung Rhein-Berg Sanctuary in Germany had a better future ahead of her. While millions of cows are slaughter every year, she would be lucky enough […]

18 Perfectly Timed Pictures

The following images are so unique, it would be a total waste of time to write anything here as introduction. 1. Stingy you Now A truly amazing picture, showing you the moment exactly after the bee stings. I can actually feel the sting when I look at the picture. Interesting fact though, this looks like […]

She Finally Got Her Baby To Sleep – Now Watch What The Puppy Does

This might very well be the most adorable video on the internet. It features a new born baby enjoying a nap as well as a puppy so little it barely has its eyes open. The puppy and the baby have a moment together that’s so precious, people everywhere just couldn’t even. I’m sure mom and […]

Gorillas May Have Capacity For Speech

The study of a gorilla has led a research team to question the belief that humans are the only primates who have the capacity for speech. They found that the ape called Koko had developed speech patterns and was showing signs of being able to communicate verbally. The notion that apes could only communicate through […]

Animal Shelter Celebrates Their Happiest Day Ever Because All Kennels Are Empty

“What happens when your last available dog gets adopted? Your staff and volunteers jump into the kennels to celebrate!” one happy animal shelter staff member posted on Monday. The Humane Society Of The Pikes Region in Colarado launched a very successful adoption campaign titled “Bring Them Home For The Holidays”. They made sure adoption fees […]

Heartbroken Dog Visits His Best Friend’s Grave Every Day

  This little dog named Cesur recently lost the one person in his life who mattered most to him. But even in the wake of his best friend’s death, Cesur’s love and loyalty for him still has yet to fade. Last week, after years of illness which had left him paralyzed, 79-year-old Mehmet Ilhan died […]

Man Driving On Empty Desert Highway Sees Two Dark Shapes In Road, Realizes They’re...

While on a trip to a place you’ve never been before, it’s kind of expected that you will experience new and foreign things. A few surprises thrown in here and there, however shocking, are to be expected. I’m sure Jordan Kahana, the man in the video below, expected to get caught by surprise by the […]

She’s Only The Second of Her Species To Be Born In 128 Years –...

Many species of animals have become endangered or extinct due to the actions of humans. We’ve all heard of classic examples like the dodo bird, but many people are still unaware of the critically endangered animals who roam the earth today. Whether they’ve been put in this position by poachers or climate change, there’s no […]

Mother Cow Following Her Calves Being Driven Away Shows Sad Reality of The Meat...

Glass Walls is a non-profit organization dedicated to the documentation and sharing of stories involving animals exploited by humans. In spreading awareness of the stark reality of animal cruelty, Glass Walls hopes to open the eyes and hearts of people and inspire them to stop supporting industries that abuse animals. In the above video, a deeply concerned mother cow is trotting […]

Weird Animals Found Washed Up On The Beach

Think you are familiar with all animals? Apparently, some rather strange and very unfamiliar creatures have turned up on the shores of beaches around the world! You’d be surprised to see them all. From otherworldly oddities to grotesque monstrosities, we’ve compiled the world’s weirdest! Here 23 weird animals found washed up on the beach. 1. […]

Rescued Chimp Who Spent His Entire Life In a Lab Is Released Outside For...

Although animal testing on Chimpanzees has provided life-changing medical breakthroughs for human beings, the unfortunate reality for these animals is that they live out their lives caged and deprived of a natural existence. When in captivity, they never went outside or socialized with their peers; essentially they were prisoners for scientific purposes. Their restriction from […]

Watching Pig Rush To Save Friend On Slaughter Block Will Change How You See...

Pigs are remarkably intelligent and emotional creatures who form sincere social bonds. Their mental capacity is so advanced that they are often said to have the intelligence comparable to that of a three-year-old human. Scientists have stated that pigs have the emotional ability to empathize, and videos of pigs comforting each other in times of distress, such as on a […]

Artist Who Breastfed Dog and Fertilized Her Egg With Dog Cell Wins Prestigious Prize

A Slovenian artist breastfed her dogs and fertilized one of her eggs with a dog cell as part of an award-winning three-month art project. She also produced a video documenting the creative process behind the bizarre venture. Maja Smrekar lived in seclusion with her dogs as part of the lengthy artistic experiment, which was titled […]

Moose Falls Through Ice and Starts Drowning – Watch How This Brave Woman Rescues...

Nature is giving and kind. But there is another side to nature that we rarely see these days, being protected by the bubble of society. Nature is not something to joke with. It only takes one wrong step and you might potentially lose your life. That’s why it is called wilderness. We might think of […]

Russian Fishermen Catch Monster Fish With Reptile Head and Fossilized Scales

A mysterious fish featuring the head of reptile and petrified scales has reportedly been caught by fisherman in Russia’s northern Arkhangelsk region. The mutant fish was caught in a net in the Northern Dvina River near a ferry terminal in Bereznik-Osinovo, Arkhangelsk Oblast, local media reports. The fishermen were unable to identify what kind fish […]

One Eyed Matador Gored in Grizzly Bullfight

A seemingly accident-prone one-eyed matador, Juan Jose Padilla, is recovering in hospital after suffering yet another serious injury while fighting a bull in the Spanish city of Valencia. Padilla has nearly lost his life on several occasions and Sunday’s outing was another near-death encounter for the 43 year old. He was gored in the thigh […]

This Secret Size Island Will Simply Blow Your Mind

A small island between Vancouver and Vancouver Island, Lasqueti is about 12 miles long and three miles wide, the same size and shape as Manhattan. The population is just over 400 and includes poets, artists, physicists, fishermen, loggers, tree planters, designers, professional musicians, published authors, small scale manufacturers, and professional consultants in education, engineering, forestry […]

Heartbreaking Footage Shows Baby Monkey Weeping Over Dead Mother’s Body

In a heart wrenching scene, a baby monkey wept inconsolably as it tightly held onto its dead mother’s body after she was killed in a road traffic accident in southern India. The monkey died after being struck by a vehicle while crossing the road near the village of Elanthoor in the state of Kerala. The […]

Strangers Show Kindness To Dog Who Refuses To Leave The Spot Where He Was...

When a dog was dumped on the side of the road, the four-legged loyal friend waited for days for his guardian to return. Sadly, the abandoned dog was never picked up again by his former family. According to a post by this Imgur user, the dog is so devoted to his human guardian, that he […]

17 Reasons Why Getting A Dogue De Bordeaux Is The Best Thing You Could...

The Dogue de Bordeaux, also known as a Bordeaux Mastiff or French Mastiff, is one of the most ancient French dog breeds. They have worked hard throughout the years pulling carts, guarding flocks and were even employed as castle guards to the European elite. But hey, that’s not why we love them. I mean have you […]

Squirrel Eats The Wrong Mushrooms, Gets Stoned and Goes On Epic Journey

As a law-abiding member of society, I have definitely never been stoned (honest). However, a lot of people I know have, and they’ve recounted their dramatic experiences to me. One of these friends of mine actually got high after accidentally eating a pot brownie. When cannabis is eaten, its effects are more potent, and this […]

World’s Rarest Boa Seen For The First Time In Over 60 Years

The world’s most elusive boa is back after being documented alive and well for the first time in over 60 years. The Cropan’s boa (Corallus cropanii) is a resident of the Atlantic Forest in southern Brazil. Apart from its appearance, scientists know virtually nothing about the snake since it has never been seen in the […]

500 Animals Die At British Zoo That Left A Monkey To Rot Behind A...

South Lakes Safari Zoo in Cumbria, north west England, has been found responsible for the deaths of 486 animals in its care, some of which perished from avoidable causes, including emaciation and hypothermia. Campaigners have called for the zoo’s license to be removed, after a report found an abnormal 12 percent death rate among its […]

Oklahoma Family Finds Dog Bleeding On Front Porch, Note Left By Deputy

After coming home from church on Wednesday night, an Owasso, Oklahoma family was disturbed to find their family dog bleeding on the porch from a gunshot wound. The German Shepherd named Bruno had suffered a single gunshot wound that shattered its shoulder from a deputy with the Rogers County Sheriff’s Office. Shockingly, instead to seeking medical attention for […]

Get Ready For Your Brain To Be Very, Very Confused – Is This Cat...

It’s official: Optical illusions are taking over the Internet! The latest one causing a stir involves a kitty on the move — but where is it going? In a picture posted by the Facebook page 9GAG, a furry feline is seen on a staircase. What has Facebook users scratching their heads is whether it’s going […]

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