Category Archives: Animals

Wild Elephant Saved From Poachers Brings Son To Meet Her Rescuers

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It’s been eight years, but she still remembers how they helped her ❤️ BY KRISTEN WARFIELD Like any other doting new mom, Yatta the elephant couldn’t wait to show off her newest baby to the people she cares for the most — her former caretakers at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) in Kenya. Yatta, an 18-year-old elephant who was released […]

‘Cyanide bombs’ to kill wild animals authorized

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The poison-filled, spring-loaded traps, called M-44s, are used by Wildlife Services for the benefit of farmers and ranchers Jimmy Tobias  Coyote stands in the frost in the Seedskadee national wildlife refuge in Wyoming. Photograph: Tom Koerner/US Fish and Wildlife Service The Trump administration has reauthorized government officials to use controversial poison devices – dubbed “cyanide bombs” by […]

Giraffe Kicks Over GoPro Revealing a Side Rarely Seen

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After surviving a kick by a wayward giraffe, photographer Chris Barnard’s GoPro reveals a side of the great creature that is rarely seen by those not in the zoological or veterinary trades. <script src=”//z-na.amazon-adsystem.com/widgets/onejs?MarketPlace=US&adInstanceId=b9f86fdf-76a6-47aa-9710-c1430d9ef5e4″></script> Source: Laughing Squid

This Irishman Saved 2 Foxes And Now They Won’t Leave His Side

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Meet Patsy Gibbons, an Irishman from County Kilkenny, Ireland. He’s dad to Grainne and Minnie. Gibbons found the foxes abandoned as pups and, worried for their survival, nursed them back to health. Thankfully, the adorable foxes made a full recovery. But instead of returning to the wild, they decided to adopt Patsy as their dad.     […]

There Appears To Be An Alligator Or Crocodile In The Humboldt Park Lagoon

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MinaBloom@mina_bloom_ Logan Square, Humboldt Park & Avondale reportermina@blockclubchi.org   “I’m worried about the kids,” said a witness who saw a four- to five-foot-long reptile in the lagoon, which connects to the city’s only inland swimming beach.                       HUMBOLDT PARK — Witnesses on Tuesday spotted an […]

What Are the Cutest Dog Breeds? | Petfinder

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What Are the Cutest Dog Breeds? 16052 Available for Adoption SET AN ALERT FOR THIS COLLECTION Expand Description content Tall, pointy ears or long, droopy ears? Tiny, fluffy bodies or large, regal bodies? Many varying characteristics go into what makes certain dog breeds the best-looking dogs. All dogs are cute, but we took some of […]

Baby Foxes Show Up At Grandma’s House And Decide To Make Her Porch Their Personal Playground

If you have ever seen a baby fox before, you know that they are some of the most adorable creatures walking the planet. Foxes do tend to be very shy by nature. That’s what makes this woman’s story such a special one. She resides in Illinois and she ended up as the unwitting host to […]

Animals sick of our crap, calling it a day…

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(A lynx at night. photographed by George Shiras) After looking at 62 mammal species on six continents, a recent study published in Science found that 83 percent of these species are doing more and more of their business in the dark rather than deal with humans and all of our accompanying guns, cars, noise and […]

Quinn the cat

Quinn (a.k.a.Shy Gray the Russian Blue) snoring as she takes a cat nap

Quinn found her mommy when she was just a fuzzy gray Russian Blue kitten and has lived with her humanoid parents and usually two other cats for about sixteen years since. While she always could have been mistaken for an older kitten, her age and catness will show on the occasional mistep and fuzzy little […]