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With winter coming, pet lovers might be concerned about keeping their furry friends warm this festive season. Here are seven ways you can make sure your pets don't catch a chill. Warm Tip 1: Beef up Your Pet's Bedding and Shelters Have a small furry friend like a rabbit or a guinea pig? Make sure […] [...]
Mon, Dec 17, 2018
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Animal advocates are taking action to stop a barbaric coyote killing contest, which is one of the first to take this cruelty nationwide. These contests, which are also known as drives, tournaments or derbies, reward people of all ages with cash prizes and weapons for killing the biggest and most animals. Sadly, coyotes, who have been left without […] [...]
Mon, Dec 17, 2018
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Defying all expectations, 68-year-old Wisdom, a Laysan albatross, has returned home to the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge and laid yet another egg. [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
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Scientists are baffled by a recent trend of juvenile Hawaiian monk seals with eels stuck in their noses. Could it be the seal equivalent of human teens eating Tide pods? [...]
Sat, Dec 15, 2018
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Just how loyal are dogs? An Anatolian shepherd mix who somehow survived the devastating Camp Fire refused to leave the ruins of his home in Paradise for weeks. [...]
Fri, Dec 14, 2018
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This duck is loving the petting sesh with their human! [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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Thousands of bird-loving volunteers are gearing up for this year's 119th annual Christmas Bird Count (CBC), which is set to begin on December 14 and runs through January 5. Every year the National Audubon Society organizes this event, where participants of all skill levels gather data on birds during what is now the longest-running wildlife […] [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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When horrendous wildfires break out, many of us think of the wildlife: How will animals survive? Even after fleeing the flames, they'll be wandering through a charred moonscape with no food and water, right? [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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Petland is back in the spotlight yet again thanks to an undercover investigation that has exposed its troubling treatment of puppies, and highlights some of the many problems with buying dogs from pet stores. With 80 locations, Petland is the largest chain that peddles puppies in the U.S., and it's certainly had a problematic history […] [...]
Thu, Dec 13, 2018
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Bored with your usual jump rope workout? Maybe get your dogs involved, like this guy! [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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When an abandoned donkey and emu fell in love, it took a television bad guy to make sure they'd never have to be apart. [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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P-64 was famous for safely crossing busy Los Angeles freeways dozens of times. But the "Culvert Cat" was unable to survive in the aftermath of a wildfire. [...]
Wed, Dec 12, 2018
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