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Ben the Labrador lives in Tory Island off the coast of Ireland. His daily routine has been so famous that it has started becoming a tourist attraction in itself! Every single morning, Ben wakes up early and runs through the town to the local harbor.It seems like the pooch has found himself a brand new friend. If you ever...
Horses are some of the most majestic animals on the planet. These tall, muscular beasts are a sight to behold indeed. But when it comes to being a boss, size certainly doesn’t matter. Just ask Charlie, the miniature horse. He is really small, even for a miniature horse. But that doesn’t stop him from showing off his incredible attitude!Charlie...
According to research, grizzly bears are good swimmers. It is safe to say that they love water. Just take a look at this adorable bear for example. Summers are getting hotter than ever. We do many things to cool ourselves. Some of us go for cold sweet treats, while some of us enjoy staying indoors in front of the...
Sometimes, we can learn the most important lessons in life through animals. Among other things, they teach us what being loyal truly means. Dogs aren’t the only animals that remain loyal to their owners. Sereno the horse made headlines when he showed just how faithful to his owner he really was.Wagner Figueiredo de Lima passed away at the age...
When you have dogs in the house, thinks are bound to take some unexpected and hilarious turns sometimes. Dogs are just like kids in many ways, and might cause chaos even with the best intentions. This is best illustrated by two beagles, Maymo and Penny. In his attempts to help around the house, Maymo ends up causing more damage...
Seven years is a good chunk of a decade. Dahlia the pit bull has been living at the Santa Barbara Humane Society in California for seven years now. She had come to the shelter when she was just six months old, but she has lived a great part of her life at the shelter itself.After her owner didn’t look...
Birth is one of the most miraculous aspects of life. No matter what species it is in, the birth of a new life is something incredible to witness. Especially when it comes to rare animals like big cat—it’s something extraordinary to witness. Big cat expert Giles Clark was right beside Caitlyn the Bengal tiger while she went into labor.Caitlyn...
When it’s Christmas time and you’re out shopping for the perfect gift, you tend to see all types of people out and about. Every town has it’s cast of characters. In Charlotte Hall, Maryland, an unusual customer was out getting last minute gifts. A beaver had wandered it’s way into the dollar store for some last minute Christmas shopping.When...
Everyone had a favorite toy growing up. What do you know - animals have favorite toys, too! Kohaku is a leopard gecko who has almost 20k followers on Instagram.And he’s definitely earned it! Every picture has Kohaku look like he’s smiling right at the camera.It seems like he loves his favorite toy, too: a little plastic leopard gecko, just...
Drought has taken a severe toll on the wildlife in Kenya, with water being nearly impossible to come by. Animals depend on rain to replenish their watering holes, but in this severe drought, no rain has fallen.Kenyan farmer, Patrick Kilonzo Mwalua, has recognized the plight of the animals in Tsavo West National Park and now drives hours every day...
More and more circuses and traveling animal shows are going out of business and shutting down around the world due to the outcry against how the animals are treated in these shows. In Colombia and Peru, in South America, circus animals are illegal, but sometimes traveling shows can be difficult for authorities to stop and seize the animals.One traveling...
Most people know that lead exposure in people can be extremely dangerous, leading to health problems. Lead poisoning can even be fatal, so exposure is taken very seriously. Did you know lead poisoning can also affect birds? Birds are suffering from paralysis and dying from lead exposure, and this problem is especially harming the Bald Eagle population!Birds that are...
You have got to see this very fashionable toad and his collection of hilarious hats! I have never seen anything like this before! It all started a few months ago when Chris Newsome saw a toad hanging out on his porch one night. No big deal, right?Well, this toad kept showing up and eventually became a regular fixture on...
Ringling Bros. Circus made headlines when they announced they are shutting down, and more and more circuses are going out of business. The main reason is that attendance is down because people don’t approve of how circuses treat animals, and often, with good reason.Elephants, tigers, and lions aren’t meant to be caged, trained to do tricks, and dragged out...
I want you to meet Polly - Polly is a very special goat who has overcome some pretty significant challenges. Polly is blind and has neurological damage which has led to eating issues, so she has been severely underweight.Added to all this is some pretty major anxiety problems. Fortunately, she was brought to Goats of Anarchy. Don’t you just...
With the arrival of spring and warm weather, most people start cleaning up their yards. Branches and dead leaves that fell over winter need to be cleaned up, and dead grass needs to be raked. However, you don’t want to rake or mow your yard too early. You could end up causing serious harm to newborn animals!I know it...
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are looking for an illegal poacher of a well-known wolf named The White Lady. The White Lady was a beautiful white wolf who was an alpha female in her pack. The rare 12-year old wolf had been with her mate, the alpha male wolf of a large pack, for nine years and had...
In Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, an animal shelter has opened up that is very unique. The shelter only hires homeless people to work there. The owners of the shelter are passionate about animal rescue and have taken in dozens of strays on their own. However, over the years, they have seen homeless citizens caring for pets of their own,...
I think Australia has the best wildlife, don’t you? Koalas, wallabies, and my favorite, the kangaroo, are all native to Australia. Kangaroos are most known for jumping, rather than walking, and they have super strong legs. Did you know they can go up to 30 miles an hour, and their leap can cover a distance of up to 30...
When you see a raccoon, what do you do? Shoo him out of your trash cans? Chase her away with a broom? What if you see an injured baby raccoon? While it’s sad to see a hurt animal, most people would call animal control. Not Rosie, a kind-hearted woman from Nassau, Bahamas!After finding a baby raccoon in her yard,...

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