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Hoarded Ducks See Water For The First Time! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, ducks )

- 1351 days ago -
These ducks rescued in a hoarding case had never swam in the wet stuff before, so when they were led to their first pond, all didn't go quite as planned. In a flash, instinct overcame fear as first one duck then another realizes this is where they truly
A Must See!! Banker Saves a Dozen Ducklings From a Ledge---ABC News - YouTube   video
Offbeat  (tags: ducks, newborns, rescue, kindness, banker, humans, protection, unusual, wildlife )

- 1495 days ago -
You just have to watch to see the incredible act of kindness for yourself. This is a definite feel good moment. Just goes to show there are good people in the world.
'Bloated' Ducks in Danger After Over-Indulging on White Bread
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, ducks )

- 1539 days ago -
Too much white bread can leave ducks bloated, ill and in danger from predators as they gorge on the starchy food instead of their usual nutritious meals, experts have warned.
Give Farmed Ducks Bathing Water
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, ducks, water )

- 1652 days ago -
New research shows that eight out of ten people are 'appalled' that farmed duck can be reared without bathing water and think it should be illegal.
RSPCA Barges in to Rescue Orphaned Ducklings
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- 1814 days ago -
An RSPCA inspector had to commandeer a passing barge in an attempt to rescue seven orphaned ducklings from a Chester canal.
Victory: Harvey Nichols Ends Foie Gras Sales ! ! !
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, foie gras, ducks, geese, suffering, cruelty )

- 2312 days ago -
Following meetings with PETA - and thanks, too, to a lovely letter from Sir Roger Moore - Harvey Nichols has agreed to remove foie gras from their restaurant menus come the New Year
No Oil Drilling in Fragile Parts of the Western Arctic Reserve - Sign the Petition
Offbeat  (tags: Oil, arctic, wild land, arctic slope, caribou, polar bear, warblers, ducks, geese, eiders, migratory birds )

- 2380 days ago -
The Western Arctic Reserve is the largest remaining tract of wild land in the United States -- 23 million beautiful acres on Alaska's Arctic slope. The Reserve is home to caribou, polar bear and millions of warblers, ducks, geese, eiders, and millions of
Duck With Arrow Through It Found Alive in Grand River! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, ducks, cruelty )

- 2380 days ago -
Kristen Uchtmann is hoping someone can help a duck in the Grand River that had been shot with an arrow.
Your Morning Adorable: Duckling and Dog Play -- Each in Their Own Way -- With a Squeaky Toy! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, ducks )

- 2472 days ago -
We love, love, love animals who fly (no pun intended) in the face of tradition to befriend animals of other species. (Perhaps our childhood love of the Disney movie "The Fox and the Hound" had something to do with that.)
Your Morning Adorable: Patient Duck Babysits a Litter of Abandoned Kittens! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, ducks, kittens, protection )

- 2494 days ago -
When animals from different species put aside their differences and become the best of friends, Unleashed will be there. (At least, we'll really try to be there, because we could watch videos depicting such inter-species friendships for days on end,
Mallard Duck Family Set Up Home Inside a Tiger Enclosure at Noah's Ark Zoo Farm
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, ducks, zoos, tiger enclosure )

- 2494 days ago -
A recent true story of a rather plucky Mallard duck and her young family who set up home inside a tiger enclosure at Noah's Ark Zoo Farm in Bristol (UK), a 110 acre zoo and working farm in North Somerset.
Your Morning Adorable: Duck Plays on a Slide! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, ducks, slides )

- 2535 days ago -
We could scarcely believe our eyes when we first saw YouTube user QueenCoreen's pet duck, Quackers, sliding down a child's slide into a lake.
Wonder Duck Hatches 21 Ducklings in North Dorset
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, ducks, hatched )

- 2539 days ago -
A mallard duck which was sitting on 21 eggs in Dorset has successfully hatched every one of them.
'Lough Ness Monster' Devours Ducks at Popular Lake
Offbeat  (tags: animals, ducks, predators, environment, protection )

- 2553 days ago -
A mysterious predator which devours adult ducks by pulling them beneath the water at a popular beauty spot has been nicknamed the "Lough Ness Monster" by locals.
World's Rarest Duck Receives Cash Boost
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, ducks, cash boost, breeding, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 2580 days ago -
Efforts to establish a breeding programme to save the Madagascar Pochard, have received a boost from Defra's Darwin Initiative.

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