START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good


Koala Chlamydia Vaccine Trial Raises Hope
Offbeat  (tags: animals, koalas, Chlamydia, vaccine, protection, scientists, Australia )

- 1 hour ago -
Chlamydia causes blindness and infertility in koalas, and can be fatal, Australian scientists say they have successfully tested a vaccine aimed at protecting wild koalas from chlamydia.
Australia: Crustacean Migration No Picnic
Offbeat  (tags: Australia, Crustacean migration, animals, environment, off-beat, protection, society, wildlife )

- 2 hours ago -
On a tiny island populated by approximately 2,000 people of mainly Australian, Malaysian and Chinese descent, a natural wonder of the world takes place between October and January each year.
Photo Highlights of the Day- Wednesday 29 October 2014
Offbeat  (tags: animals, interesting, off-beat, world, news, photos )

- 2 hours ago -
The Guardian's picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world including a rocket explosion, Halloween preparations and rescued dogs in Peru.
Park Rangers Are Having to Tell People to Stop Taking Selfies With Bears | TakePart
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, wildlife, animals, humans, society )

- 4 hours ago -
This summer a thread popped up over on Reddit in which members of that community can share their best "pics or it didn't happen" story. For anybody who hopes to contribute a tale and image from that one time he or she took a trip to the Sierra Nevada
7 Signs That You Are Actually An Orangutan At Heart
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, Orangutans, pictures, news, animals )

- 9 hours ago -
Orangutans, whose name translates to "person of the forest," are some of our closest living relatives -- in fact, they may be our nearest relatives, with even more genetic similarities to humans than chimpanzees.
7 Of The Loudest Mouths In The Animal Kingdom
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, video, photos, interesting, unusual )

- 12 hours ago -
Please See! Stunning photos and videos.
Cat Day: Archival Pictures of Felines
Offbeat  (tags: animals, arts, culture, humans, pets, photos, pictures, society )

- 19 hours ago -
Pictures of cats from National Geographic!
Fish Drags Cat Into Pond in Astonishing Video | Daily Mail Online
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, news )

- 22 hours ago -
I was shocked to see this and I wish I knew how it ended.
Ocala's Horse Whisperer: Laurie Wolf, Who Calls Herself a 'Communicator,' Can Even Work By Phone
Offbeat  (tags: animals, horse whisperer )

- 23 hours ago -
Some might refer to her as a pet psychic. She calls herself a pet communicator. And she isn't the only person who has adopted that title.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with animals

top story finders in Offbeat

1. Natasha Salgado 153 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 149 popular stories

3. Carole K. 143 popular stories

4. Alexandra G. 124 popular stories

5. Richard S. 115 popular stories

6. Laura H. 110 popular stories

7. Ana MESNER 101 popular stories

8. Dalia H. 88 popular stories

9. Candy L. 81 popular stories

10. Nancy W. 77 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!