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Top 9 Animal Thieves

By Animal Planet Believe it or not, stealing is common among animals. But these creatures take thieving to a whole new level. 9. Scorpionfly Thievery is common among animals, but the scorpion…


5 Crazy Cat Anatomy Facts

Curiosity about cats has followed humankind since the days before Egyptian pharaohs treasured them as signs of good fortune. Much more is known today about what makes these graceful critters tick, y…


Top 10 Animal Myths

Sometimes it's hard to separate fact from fiction, especially with the many myths that involve animals. Their behavior can certainly be mysterious to say the least, so it's no wonder that some of th…


5 Proven Health Benefits of Having a Pet

An apple a day may or may not actually keep the doctor away, but what about an animal a day? Now, that's a different story. In fact, when it comes to pet ownership, there are a number of proven heal…


10 Small Dogs with Big Personalities

By Joy H. Montgomery, Animal Planet When you think of small dogs, does an image of Paris Hilton's Chihuahua, Tinkerbell, stuffed in a Louis Vuitton bag come to mind? If the answer is yes, you aren'…


Top 10 Presidential Pups

By Animal Planet Former President Calvin Coolidge once said, "Any man who does not like dogs and want them about does not deserve to be in the White House," and nearly every fellow commander in c…


9 Interesting Animal Adaptations

By Animal Planet In the wild, the will to survive can inspire animals to adapt to their environment in amazing ways. Check out these nine incredible animal adaptations! 1. Living Together Of …


14 ‘Bully’ Dog Breeds You Should Know

By Sarah Grace McCandless, Animal Planet When someone says "pit bull," you may picture a particular pooch -- one with a stocky build, short coat and strong head, for example. But the breed is one…


Top 10 Animal Dads

By Animal Planet Mom is often the first to get props when it comes to raising the kids, but let's not forget to give Dad credit where credit is due. The best dads in the animal kingdom will go to…


10 Animal Cheats

By Animal Planet Cheater, cheater, belly eater! There have been plenty of people who've scammed their way to the top, and the same goes for the animal kingdom. Find out which creatures are bendin…


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