Australia moved to set up the world's biggest marine park on Friday to protect vast areas of the Coral Sea off the country's northeast coast and the site of fierce naval battles during World War II.
Summer satellite imagery made ​​it possible to track the distribution and numbers of walruses on shore haul out. For example, on the island of Matveev (cluster Nenets reserve) found a rookery of 200 individuals, on the shore of the peninsula
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Duchess, a 40-year-old African elephant at Paignton zoo has been treated for cataracts in both eyes and glaucoma in her right eye.
Singer Malea McGuinness uses the concert stage to raise awareness for animal advocacy.
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Since 2009, scientists from the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), the Ministry of Forestry and the Bandung Institute of Technology have collaborated with American scientists from the University of California's Davis, Berkeley and San Francisco camp
Novo Nordisk will no longer use live animals to test production batches of its biological products, the Danish company has announced.
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Because it's Friday & we need something light & encouraging. Cheer for the turtles!
Are you looking for something fun to do this week that helps Chicago's animal rescue community at the same time? Here's a list of many fun events - from pet photos with Santa to the Russian Nutcracker to the Jazz Nativity and the Lights of Love.
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Colorado State University biologist discovers new and wider varieties of frog species in Amazon basin than previously recorded
As more groups rescue dogs from puppy mills, breed rescue organizations are developing their own special rehabilitation programs to get these dogs ready for a home.
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Never-before seen footage of mountain lions, also known as "the ghosts of the Rockies," will be featured in "Stalking the Mountain Lion with Casey Anderson," a film made by several MSU graduates premiering Dec. 11 on the Nat Geo WILD Big Cat Week.
Daniel, a cat with two extra toes on each of his feet is two toes shy of a Guinness World Records number, and it's helping Milwaukee shelter officials raise money to buy a new home after they learned their rent was being doubled.
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The Obama administration is considering accepting an agreement with Wyoming that would allow two-thirds of Wyoming's wolves to be killed. They could be shot on sight, trapped, or chased to exhaustion and exterminated by anyone, at any time, for any reason
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Royal Bengal tigress was shot dead today after it strayed out of Kaziranga National Park, entered a village on the fringes and attacked a journalist trying to film it.
If you haven't seen this - less than 3 minutes - amazing.
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A psychedelic gecko recently discovered in Hon Khoai island, Ca Mau province, in southern Vietnam. Check out the other frogs and the wolf snake.
He may look like a liquid-eyed layabout when lazing on the beach, but when Jackson the elephant seal gets moving, he can really cover some ground. Jackson was tracked by the Wildlife Conservation Society (WC travelling almost 29,000 kilometre
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Motion-sensitive cameras are being used by staff from the Highland Council and the John Muir Trust to monitor wildlife in the area. Over time they hope to snap otters, golden eagles and foxes, as well as confirm the presence of the elusive Scottish wildca
The team was in Oklahoma to rescue dogs and cats. They were not prepared for horses but could not turn their backs on Dusty once they saw the conditions this poor horse was forced to live in day and night.
Hello! I came across two videos you may like to watch and if you like comment; One is cute and other is sad but also inspiring for those who care/love animals. Thanks for your kind attention.
Cat's 26 Toes Help Boost Milwaukee Animal Shelter
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You can help animals this holiday season by writing to these four companies and the Australian government to encourage an end to the killing of animals for the fashion industry. Take action NOW!
t's not often that jaguars in the wild are captured on camera, and less so a mom with her cubs. But this photo shows exactly that and the Wildlife Conservation Society, which released it, says it's a sign that efforts to protect the endangered
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