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Daily Cute: Polar Bear Cubs’ First Time in the Snow

In honor of International Polar Bear Day, watch big mama and little baby polar bears see sunlight for the first time all winter. These magnificent creatures need our help to make sure winter stays…


Daily Cute: Budi Update! Baby Orangutan Learns to Climb

Baby Budi is making progress! This little guy who we saw last week take his first steps, is now learning to climb. After being kept in a chicken coop and fed only condensed milk for several months, Bu…


Great News: Amur Leopard Population Doubles

My 10-year-old daughter did a school report on Amur leopards a few years ago and ever since then, this stunningly gorgeous cat has been her favorite animal. But with her love and admiration for this b…


Budi the Baby Orangutan Takes His First Steps! (Video)

Go Budi, go! It was only December when Budi arrived at the International Animal Right's (IAR) Orangutan Rescue Centre in Indonesia, malnourished from being kept for months in a chicken cage and fe…


Hold Monsanto Responsible for Killing Monarch Butterflies

Economics 101 taught us about "negative externalities" -- a negative output that affects others who did not participate in creating the outcome. A textbook example of a negative externality? Monsanto …


8 Less-Famous Relatives of Your Favorite Animals

Why are some animals more famous than others?  Is it better PR? Are they cuter and more cuddly? Whatever the reason,  there are plenty of fascinating animal species out there that deserve recognition.…


Care2 Member Asks Canada To Step Up and Protect Endangered Species

The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, known as CITES, protects plant and animal species that are threatened with extinction. It's an important pact that only works when countrie…


Care2 Member Hopes to Save Koalas From Chlamydia

Koalas may be the cutest, most adorable animals on the planet. And believe it or not, they get chlamydia, a sexually transmitted disease that can cause blindness, infertility, and death. Care2 memb…


Stop Canned Tiger Hunting Safaris in Africa

Tigers are an endangered species that naturally live in Asia. But they're being hunted in South Africa as well as exported from there to countries all over the world. Care2 member Nyack Clancy has lau…


How to Avoid Hitting Animals While Driving (Without Putting Yourself In Danger)

When driving, how far would you go to avoid hitting an animal? This week a novice driver in Utah was forced to answer that question when a raccoon suddenly appeared on the road. To avoid hitting th…


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Will be sure to get my hubby to try the advice for twitching legs....really disturbs my sleep!

Thanks for sharing.

It should be noted (after looking at some of the other comments) the person giving this report gave …

I love green smoothies-never thought to add lettuce though will try.

One more that the emergency vet taught me -- giving Benadryl for an allergic reaction. My 70-po…