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Five-Legged, Seven-Footed Calf Was Sold For $3,000 To A “Cow-Worshiping Cult”

A calf born with five legs and seven feet sounds like an animal that must be worth something, especially if it survives. But $3,000? That’s what farmer Abhinav Abrol has been offered (200,000 rupees) for a newborn and seemingly health calf … healthy except for the extra leg and feet. The offer came from a so-called […]

Cat Lick Causes Blindness In Ohio Woman

In case you have been letting your cat lick your eyeball lately, here’s a warning: don’t. A woman in Ohio recently lost vision in her left eye after becoming infected with Bartonella henselae, a pathogen that is normally subclinical in cats but can cause a variety of symptoms in humans. Bartonella is a bacterium that is […]

This Rescued Sea Turtle Says ‘Thank You’ In A Way That Will Move You...

2012 saw the glorious (but obvious) declaration that non-human animals are conscious, living beings. This may have already been apparent for anyone who has lived with or experienced being around an animal in their day-to-day life, but as we know the science-community holds strict guidelines when declaring anything as definitive. The video below showcases a beautiful […]

Top 10 Ways To Prevent Your Pets From Getting Cancer And Dying Young

One out of every three Americans will get cancer in their lifetime, and only half of those victims will survive it, so how are our pets any different? Cancer barely existed in America a century ago, and that’s because we didn’t process food with chemicals then, and we didn’t have chemical-based medicine then, and we […]

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 […]

Golden Retriever Gives Birth To Extremely Rare Puppy That Is 1 Of Only 3...

If you read the headline and thought that you were about to be lured into a garden variety click bait story about something else, we are here to let you know that you have not chosen this story in error. This is no bait and switch scenario and if you would like to see a […]

World’s Most Photogenic Shar Pei And His Cat Are The Best Friends Ever

Paddington the dog and Butler the cat are inseparable. The droopy Shar Pei, often dressed up in costume, patiently sits beside his feline friend, putting up with her cat antics. The best friends live with their owner Annie Jacob and three other cats in Tasmania on the south coast of Australia. One has to wonder—while Paddington seems to sincerely […]

Dogs are Turning Blue In India – But You’ll Never Guess This Is The...

Handfuls of blue dogs are turning heads on the streets of Mumbai, local animal protection officers report. Their change in appearance has been linked to the pollution of a local river where the animals swim and look for food. Industrial waste is being pumped into the Kasadi River in Navi Mumbai, next to the Maharashtra […]

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. […]

Hunters Stunned & Can’t Explain The Crazy Neon Blue Fat on This Wild California...

When a couple out on their ranch in Morgan Hill, California, saw a wild pig roaming the brush, they decided to shoot it and take it home for meat. After transporting the pig back home and draining its blood, the pair cut open the pig ready to skin and portion it, only to find this wild hog […]

Indonesia Deploys Soldiers To Protect Against Terrorizing Monkeys

Indonesia has deployed armed police and soldiers to help villagers on the island of Java fight back against marauding monkeys that have been terrorizing their area, stealing food and even attacking vulnerable elderly residents and a child. The long-tailed macaques have been growing increasingly bold in their interactions with humans in the Boyolali district of […]

Internet Is On Fire Over This Worm Video

Our world is filled with a wide variety of strange — at times even freakish — creatures that capture attention through their oddity, even as the sight or thought of them is enough to make some recoil in horror. So it is with a weird worm featuring a crescent-shaped head that a Malaysian man named Danish Ho caught […]

Dog Found Buried Alive In France Triggers Online Fury, Petition For Owner’s ‘Maximum Sentence’

Photos of dog buried alive in the vicinity of Paris have sparked anger and outrage on social media, with the owner having been detained. He may be forced to pay up to a €30,000 fine for animal cruelty, and could spend up to two years behind bars. The French mastiff was found and rescued on […]

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 […]

18 Years After Saving Chimp Their Eyes Meet Again

18 years ago, Linda Koebner helped two laboratory chimps transition from a life behind bars back to having a normal and happy life. The two chimps, Doll and Swing had not seen Linda since the day she helped to transform their lives. When they are reunited for the first time, it’s hard not to shed […]

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 […]

20 Reasons You Should Consider Having A Dog In Your Life, Backed By Science

1. They empathize With Human Pain Source: livescience.com Goldsmiths College released a study that showed more dogs will approach someone who’s crying or in distress than someone who is not. This shows that dogs are empathetic and are eager to help comfort humans in pain. Source: huffingtonpost.com 2. They can detect cancer Source: philly.com Due to […]

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 […]

This Terrifying Fish That Claimed The Life of King Henry I Is Making A...

When you think of the world’s most terrifying fish, you probably think of sharks, right? Well, I regret to inform you that the world’s scariest fish is actually the bloodsucking lamprey. The lamprey can be found all over the world, but over the years, populations in England have plummeted. While some might call that a […]

Costa Rica Is Shutting Down Its Zoos And Freeing All Animals In Captivity

Costa Rica is such a beautiful, forward thinking country, always seemingly one step ahead of the rest of the world when it comes to their sustainability and conservation practices. It comes as no surprise, then, that Costa Rica recently became the first country to implement a plan to shut down all of its zoos and […]

Black Bear Family Has The Best Summer Pool Party

The Basso family has quite a surprise as they awaken to find a Mama Bear and her five darling cubs frolicking in the welcome oasis of their backyard.  Even bears need to cool off!  They had the further bonus of all the kids play equipment; enjoying the swing set and the little slide. We get to listen […]

Cop’s Bodycam Shows Him Luring ‘Playful’ Dog Before Opening Fire, Killing It

For years, we has been reporting on the disturbing practice of police shooting people’s pets and claiming they ‘feared for their lives.’ However, the following account may be the worst we’ve ever seen. Not only did the cop shoot the dog, but called him close enough so that he wouldn’t waste his bullets, presumably, when […]

Zombie Cat and Dog Dig Themselve Out of Grave Days After Being “Killed”

It’s a true story of the little kitty that could. After Bart the wundercat was hit by a car in Tampa, FL, his owner gave him a tearful burial. But five days later, Bart clawed his way out of his grave and found his way home—just in time for dinner. Bart’s owner, Ellis Huston, told Fox13 that […]

Homing Pigeon Caught Carrying Nearly 200 Ecstasy Pills On Its Back

It appears that drug smugglers are coming up with every trick in the book to try and get their products to their customers. You might have seen Banged Up Abroad, where tourists get arrested with bags of cocaine or heroin strapped to their bodies and locked up for years. But this method of smuggling is much […]

Deadly Snakes Arrive In U.S., Shipped In Potato Chips Cans

Suspicious that a package shipped from Hong Kong might contain smuggled animals, U.S. agents who opened the package found three live king cobra snakes inside, hidden in potato chip cans. The man who was to receive the package outside Los Angeles has been arrested on federal charges. Rodrigo Franco, 34, could face 20 years in […]

Miracle Dog Honored For Bringing 62 Year Old Owner Out of Coma When Doctors...

Dogs are considered to be man’s best friend for very good reason. When they develop a bond with a human, there is almost nothing that can break it and this story serves as a prime example of this truism in action. Andy and his four year old Schnauzer/poodle mix were recently separated as a result […]

Cop Knocks on Innocent Family’s Door, Kills Their Dog, and Then Walks Off

 In another “only in Florida” story, we have video of a cop killing a family pet, then simply walking off. The Palacios family of Florida City, Florida thought October 20th (2016) was like any other day, when they heard a knock on their front door. When they answered the door, however, their dog, Duchess, shot […]

Giant Wild Boar Shot Dead In Alabama Man’s Backyard

An Alabama taxidermist found his next stuffing project after he shot a massive wild boar in his yard in Sterling Tuesday. Wade Seago shot the boar three times before the 372kg (820lb) animal was killed. Seago was alerted to the huge boar’s presence by his frightened daughter. “I jumped up to see what was going […]

Farmer Is Found Dead Along With 16 Of His Cows….And You Wont Believe Reason...

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 […]

Good Dog Saves A Baby Deer From Drowning

Meet Storm, the doggie who didn’t hesitate a second when he saw an unidentified animal drowning in the water and came to the rescue. As the dog approached the helpless creature, it turned out to be an injured baby deer. The whole incident happened when Storm’s owner, Mike Freeley, was taking a walk with his […]

Dog That Was Put To Sleep After Being Hit By A Car Miraculously Returns...

The word “miracle” tends to get thrown around quite a bit. It’s not uncommon to hear it used in reference to minor, yet positive, occurrences—like acing a test in school when you haven’t studied or finding the perfect pair of shoes (in your size!) after a flash sale practically emptied the store. Yet as much as […]

People Say They Can’t Sleep After Seeing This Terrifying Deep Sea Monster

The vast, confounding, and beautiful oceans of Earth remain largely unexplored by mankind. In fact, the deepest parts of the sea are considered by many to be the real final frontier: they’re as mysterious as outer space, but accessible enough that we rarely stop to think about just how fascinating the world underwater really is. The immense pressure at the bottom […]

Welcome To The Island Populated Almost Entirely By Puppies

One of the best parts of life is, undeniably, our ability to explore. There are so many different cultures and beautiful landmarks throughout the world just waiting to be discovered. Traveling is, of course, a learning experience as much as it is a memorable one. There are some places, though, that are so unique that […]

Animal Microchips Linked To Causing Cancer

Many veterinarians recommend them, and most animal shelters require them. Identification microchips injected into the necks of cats and dogs are touted as useful in recovering lost pets because the devices store owner and medical information. But are they safe? A new lawsuit against Merck & Co., Inc., maker of the HomeAgain pet microchip, says […]

Chinese Immigrant Sold Hot Dogs Made With Real Dog Meat

 Xi Ping Chow, a 57-year-old Chinese immigrant, has been arrested by the NYPD this week after authorities were informed that the man was making his own hot dogs with the meat of stray dogs in the area. NYC food inspectors were anonymously tipped on Chow’s operation which possibly involved recuperating dead dogs in dumpsters of […]

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 […]

Dog Interrupts Orchestra Performance In Cutest Way Ever, Gets Rounds Of Applause

When the world-renowned Vienna Chamber Orchestra was recently performing at the 31st International Izmir Festival in Çesme, Turkey, their concert was unexpectedly interrupted by a random dog. The canine walked on the stage, got the best seats, and made itself extra comfortable. We see the doggie going towards one violinist, who continued playing to the […]

This New Green Overpass Will Allow Wildlife To Safely Cross Interstates

In the United States, animals struck by vehicles on our roadways account for around $8 billion in damages every year. Canada has a novel idea: create animal overpasses to help the animals safely cross major thoroughfares without being injured or killed. What’s great is that a recent study proved that these overpasses actually work! The animals are […]

Bald Chickens: Science or Madness?‏

Nine years ago the world was introduced to the bald chicken, a featherless chicken that was being cultivated in an attempt to create a more viable commercially raised chicken. The experiment was designed to study the “economic and environmental advantages” of a natural breed of chicken that is born without feathers. So why a bald […]

Artificial Meat Warning: It’s Mostly Made From MSG, GMOs and Toxic Ingredients That Harm...

GREENWASHING Alert: Artificial meat is positioned as “saving the planet” but it’s almost all made from the very same GMOs and toxic herbicides and pesticides that are killing the planet. While I’m a strong opponent of the cruel and inhumane treatment of animals in CAFOs and confined meat factories, the greenwashing of the artificial meat […]

Mystery…….4 Dead, Liverless Sharks Wash Ashore in Weird Whodunit

Orca whales have claimed the life of another great white shark by eating its liver and leaving it for dead, making it the fourth such gristly death in less than two months. During a four-day period in early May, researchers reported finding the bodies of three great white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) that had washed ashore along South […]

Doubt A Crow’s Intelligence? You Won’t After Seeing This

Watch ’007′ the Crow Effortlessly Solve an 8-Step, Complex Puzzle  The clip, just over three minutes in length, shows a crow — dubbed “007? — easily solve a complex, eight-step problem to earn a snack. Posted to the BBC’s YouTube channel , the clip has gone viral, sitting at just over 6.5 million views at the […]

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 […]

Smart Calf Fakes Her Own Death To Avoid Going Out For A Routine Walk

We all have that one person in our lives that takes things to extremes. We may call the ‘drama queens!’ Lily Hamilton is a dairy farmer from Livingston, Montana and her drama queen is a calf called Daisy. As part of her duties, Lily has to transfer Daisy from one pen to another. Daisy has […]

Chef Dies After Cobra Attacked Him 20 Minutes After It’s Head Was Severed

Peng Fan, a chef, was making snake soup. The main ingredient in the soup was the Indochinese spitting cobra – a venomous snake. Fan had already chopped the snake’s head off, and it had been separated from the body for about twenty minutes. When Fan went to discard the head – it bit him. The […]

Undercover Investigation Reveals How Dog Meat Is Sold To Unsuspecting Tourists In Bali

Tourists visiting the exotic island of Bali might be sickened and shocked to discover that the satay chicken they’d eaten was actually dog meat. They might also be horrified to learn that the dogs were brutally tortured, beaten, poisoned, and butchered for their flesh, as a new undercover investigation by Animals Australia reveals. “When we embarked […]

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 […]

Award Winning Matador Dies After Being Gored By Bull

An award-winning Spanish matador has died after being gored in the lungs during a bullfight in the small French town of Mont de Marsan. Professional matador, Ivan Fandino, 36, reportedly tripped on his cloak before being caught by the bull’s horns at the Aire-sur-l’Adour bullfighting festival on Saturday. The Spaniard reportedly suffered two heart attacks […]

Til Death Do Us Part: Snake Bites Man, Man Bites Wife So They’ll Die...

An Indian man was bitten by a venomous snake, sending a lethal dose of poison through his veins. With death imminent, he did the only thing he could: he bit his wife so she would die alongside him. However, the wife claims that she consented for him to do so. Sooo … #relationshipgoals? Shankar Rai, […]