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At the top of every Alaska-bound tourist’s wish list is the chance to see a bald eagle in the wild. But as the latest mini-doc from CNN’s Great Big Story reveals, to the residents of a small Alaskan town called Unalaska, the birds are as plentiful, and as much a pest, as pigeons are in New York. There’s not much the local residents can do about the problem, however, since the birds are protected by the Bald Eagle Protection Act of 1940. And unlike pigeons, bald eagles are... 
 
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21 Adorable Snapchats That Will Make You Say "Awwww"


By:  @bob-nelson, 6 days ago
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Latest By:  @bob-nelson, 6 days ago

Warning: These are overwhelmingly cute. 1. This cute compromise. reddit.com 2. This playful fight. reshipped.tumblr.com 3. This needy little so-and-so. reddit.com 4. This scared little chap. reddit.com 5. These binge-watching puppies. reddit.com 6. This needy kitty. reddit.com 7. This only slightly scared dog. br00klyn.co 8. This grateful pup. lolsleeping.tumblr.com 9. This baby... 
 
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Conservationists Hatch a Kiwi Cutie-Pie


By:  @bob-nelson, one week ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, one week ago

The baby kiwi, a member of an endangered species, emerged into the world this July. National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute For an endangered species, every kiwi counts On the weekend of July 29, the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute celebrated the hatching of an adorable brown kiwi—a squat, ovoid bird native to New Zealand’s North Island. Based in Front Royal, Virginia, the Institute aims to protect and propagate endangered animals like this little... 
 
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One of the cats involved in the Acoustic Kitty Project was a grey-and-white female Pixabay Turns out that cats really don’t take direction well Drugs, nukes and animal operatives: Project MK-Ultra, the CIA’s infamous human mind control project, wasn’t the only thing that was going on in the ‘60s. In that decade, writes Tom Vanderbilt for Smithsonian Magazine, “the U.S. government deployed nonhuman operatives–ravens, pigeons, even cats–to spy on Cold War adversaries. “... 
 
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Abby


By:  @coral-atlas, 2 weeks ago
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my girl .....  
 
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Doggy Death Panels


By:  @johnrussell, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, 3 weeks ago

Dr. Sara Bennett administered a behavior test to a pit bull mix named Elsey at Indianapolis Animal Care Services in May. Credit A J Mast for The New York Times   nytimes.com Is This Dog Dangerous? Shelters Struggle With Live-or-Die Tests Jan Hoffman The 10- to 20-minute tests, developed by behaviorists and tweaked by practitioners, ask two basic questions: Will the dog attack humans? What about other dogs? Evaluators may observe the dog react to a large doll... 
 
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The Story of A Throw Away Dog - Lost and Alone


By:  @kavika, one month ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, 3 weeks ago

Hi, my name is now Annie. I'm a mixed breed (a mutt) and weigh 30 pounds. At least that is what I weighed when I was thrown away by the people that I lived with for about eight years. Let me tell you my story, or at least as much of it as I can remember. I lived with a family for a long time. They took good care of me and fed be really good food. I'm totally trained, house broken, leash trained, both on and off leash. I didn't bark a lot and I always looked after my humans. One day... 
 
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Pets At The Vet: 'If I Can't See You, You Can't See Me'


By:  @sixpick, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @community, 3 weeks ago

July 15, 2017   Jack had to go to the vet recently and he was not happy about it. His strategy was "if I can't see you, you can't see me." Cats have also been using this strategy for quite some time... ~Link~  
 
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One happy dog!


By:  @the-irascible-harry-krishner, 5 years ago
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Latest By:  @krishna, 3 weeks ago

[jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="7YmXdeRXqv8"] Original video from http://www.dogwork.com where you can also adopt homeless animals. You can also support shelter for dogs in Russia, http://www.facebook.com/helpadog . Here's another happy dog: Dog Welcomes Soldier Home In This Touching Video  
 
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What is that on the Driveway....It's alive!!!!!!


By:  @kavika, one month ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, 4 weeks ago

A week ago today a strange adventure took place at the Big Wooden Tipi. Red let Wiki and Annie out for their afternoon pee. As soon as the door opened Wiki was on the porch and  then took off like a Indian spotting fry bread up the driveway. Annie did her usual and went off to pee.  Red called out Wiki, ''go pee Wiki'' to no avail. She was up the driveway and sniffing something and barking at it. Meanwhile down the hill Annie was being very lady like in her modest pee stance.  I... 
 
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Woman dies from tick disease caught from infected cat


By:  @randy, 4 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @randy, 4 weeks ago

A Japanese woman has died of a tick-borne disease caught from a cat, in what is thought to be the first such mammal to human transmission. Japan's health ministry said the woman in her 50s had been helping a weakening stray cat when she was bitten. Ten days later, she died of Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome (SFTS), which is carried by ticks. With no tick bite detected, doctors assume the illness must have been contracted via the infected cat. Severe Fever with... 
 
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Minneapolis officer shoots two dogs


By:  @randy, one month ago
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Latest By:  @community, one month ago

A Minneapolis police officer shoots two service dogs while responding to a false alarm call, claiming they growled at him. http://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-us-canada-40687687/minneapolis-police-officer-shoots-two-dogs Go to the link and watch the video.  
 
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Raining in the Ozarks and I'm Bored.....A Wiki Adventure


By:  @kavika, one month ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, one month ago

I woke up ready for a great weekend with my human. Running to the front door so my human could take me out to ''do my duty''. I don't have inside plumbing cos I'm a dog. Wiki is my name and playing is my game.  I just moved to the Ozarks from Nevada. It sure is a lot different here, there are forests, lakes and rivers and lots and lots of other animals and birds. So we at are the front door and my human is putting on a strange looking jacket, one that I've never seen before and then he... 
 
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The Story of A Throw Away Dog - Lost and Alone


By:  @kavika, one month ago
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Hi, my name is now Annie. I'm a mixed breed (a mutt) and weigh 30 pounds. At least that is what I weighed when I was thrown away by the people that I lived with for about eight years. Let me tell you my story, or at least as much of it as I can remember. I lived with a family for a long time. They took good care of me and fed be really good food. I'm totally trained, house broken, leash trained, both on and off leash. I didn't bark a lot and I always looked after my humans. One day... 
 
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Old Dog - A Short Story


By:  @kavika, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, one month ago

The sun shown brightly in the north country, belying the bitter cold that surrounded her. Old Dog pushed on through the snow, deep and seeping the remaining strength from her body. Yet she pushed on, single minded, survival . Old Dog remembered better days, happy days on their plot of land with it's wooden cabin that she shared with her human. She could run free through the stand of birch and willow that dotted their land, assured that her human would be there. Together they lived their... 
 
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Just some happy stuff.


By:  @randy, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, 2 months ago

https://www.facebook.com/garytvcom/videos/1365219460199965/?fref=mentions Just some happy stuff.  
 
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Two adult elephants rescue calf from drowning at zoo


By:  @hal-a-freeganlujah, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @community, 2 months ago

Source [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="dHPD3bmiUHY"] Tusk you very much. Incredible video taken at a zoo in South Korea shows two adult elephants coming to the rescue of a baby calf after it fell into the deep end of a pool. In the footage, a young elephant and an adult elephant are seen standing near the edge of a pool inside the Grand Park Zoo, News.com.au reports . The pair is calmly sipping on water when the calf accidentally falls into the water. The adult... 
 
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Just watch!


By:  @randy, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @hal-a-lujah, 3 months ago

https://www.facebook.com/WonderfulPosts/videos/824428957724481/  
 
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Dachshund Gives Life to Save a Little Girl


By:  @kavika, 4 months ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, 4 months ago

Dachshund Gives Life to Save a Little Girl admin | July 10, 2015 | News , Uncategorized Life Size Statue Commemorates Brave Little Dog This brave pint-sized little dachshund, Leo, attacked a raging bull-mastiff cross=breed when it attacked the girl who was walking home from a friends house.  The large dog had the girl pinned on the ground when this normally fearful dachshund came to her rescue. A breeder... 
 
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By Kate Woodberry After a scary five weeks in hospital where he had come close to death due to complications from the flu, being reunited with his much loved hound was top of this man's list upon his return home. But when the moment of the grand reunion came, he realized that his dramatic weight loss had rendered him unrecognizable to his four legged friend. However, once his dog got a scent of the man sitting on the bench, everything changed! This cute pooch could easily win... 
 
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United Airlines investigates giant bunny death


By:  @randy, 4 months ago
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Latest By:  @randy, 4 months ago

  This is not Simon. But giant rabbits like this (right) can be valuable. United Airlines is investigating the death of a giant rabbit which was being transported on one of its planes. The 90cm-long bunny, called Simon, was found dead in the cargo hold when the flight arrived at Chicago's O'Hare airport from London Heathrow. Reports in UK media say the continental giant rabbit was being delivered to a new "celebrity" owner. United, which has had a torrid few weeks of... 
 
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Best 30 Award Winning Animal Photography


By:  @kavika, 4 months ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 4 months ago

Best 30 Award Winning Animal Photography By  Chowdhury Nixon On  April 19, 2017 0 In education need to know everything, that is why i am sharing with you best 30 award winning animal or wildlife photography. Check those below –   Courtesy: webneel  
 
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Too Many Floofs!


By:  @krishna, 5 months ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 4 months ago

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Researchers Name Loud Shrimp After Pink Floyd


By:  @randy, 4 months ago
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Latest By:  @aeonpax, 4 months ago

They make a sound loud enough to kill small fish This undated image provided by Universidade Federal de Goias shows a Synalpheus pinkfloydi, a newly discovered species of shrimp named for Pink Floyd. The shrimp uses a bright pink claw to create a sound loud enough to kill small fish. A newly discovered species of shrimp that uses a bright pink claw to create a sound loud enough to kill small fish has been named for Pink Floyd. The shrimp found on Panama's Pacific coast has... 
 
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This rescue dog in America hugs stuffed toys after losing her litter of puppies


By:  @randy, 5 months ago
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Latest By:  @enoch, 5 months ago

Twinkle the dog lost her puppies during her pregnancy and her owner replaced them with toys. Pictures of Twinkle with her stuffed animal friends have gone viral on Twitter. Her owner, 18-year-old Xavier Hernandez, told Newsbeat that he discovered she was pregnant after rescuing her. She gave birth last weekend, but all her puppies were stillborn and Xavier says she seems heartbroken. Xavier, who lives in California, rescued Twinkle from Mexico with his mum, where... 
 
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