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Cats Vs Birds: Natural Enemies the Focus of NY Legal Battle
Offbeat  (tags: cats, birds, protection )

- 112 days ago -
Forget Sylvester and Tweety: A real-life battle is brewing on Jones Beach over the natural tension between cats and birds.
What Birds Can Teach Us About Life
Offbeat  (tags: birds, humans, interesting, society, photos, off-beat )

Hanna May
- 124 days ago -
Life is tough, and if you thought that the lives of animals were any easier, you're wrong. Nature itself brings a lot of challenges we all have to face - whether you're human or not
Malta Gives Go Ahead to Shooting of 5,000 Endangered Turtle Doves
Offbeat  (tags: Malta, shooting, turtle doves, quail, EU, endangered, birds )

- 132 days ago -
Conservationists urge EU to take action against Malta for continuing the spring hunt despite the birds recently being added to âEUR~red listâEUR(TM) of species at risk of being wiped out.
The Royal Treatment: Penn Vet-Philadelphia Zoo Collaboration Restores Condor's Sight
Offbeat  (tags: animals, technology, interesting, birds, medicine )

- 159 days ago -
Princess, a 60+ year old Andean Condor, had surgery to restore her vision. Veterinary ophthalmologists devised a plan to remove cataracts from Princess' eyes and she is doing well! I'm not promoting zoos, but found this interesting.
Scientists Give New Lease on Life for Near Extinct Hawaiian Crow
Offbeat  (tags: birds, extinct )

- 174 days ago -
The Hawaiian crow was once reduced to a population of 20 birds and is extinct in the wild due to a loss of habitat, introduced predators and disease.
Pakistan Lifts Ban on Hunting Rare Bird After Government Protests
Offbeat  (tags: pakistan, lifts, ban, birds, gulf, endangered, houbara bustard )

- 185 days ago -
Pakistan's Supreme Court lifted a ban on hunting a rare bird on Friday, after the government argued it hurt relations with Gulf states whose wealthy hunters traditionally travel to Pakistan to pursue the endangered species with falcons.
Happy New Year!!   video
Offbeat  (tags: new year's eve, fireworks, pets, cats, animals, birds, resolutions, offbeat )

- 208 days ago -
While celebrating, please remember that pets are terrified of loud noise and bright flashes. #KeepPetsSave this New Year's Eve.
How to Stop a Bird-Murdering Cat
Offbeat  (tags: cats, birds, collars )

- 230 days ago -
Domesticated felines are one of the biggest threats to birds worldwide. Two pet owners think theyâEUR(TM)ve found a solution.
This Little Girl Has Been Feeding Crows Since She Was 4. Now They Bring Her Gifts To Say Thankyou.
Offbeat  (tags: crows, feeding, gifts, kindness, birds )

- 231 days ago -
Eight-year-old Gabi Mann lives in Seattle. She has a very special group of friends who regularly lavish her with small gifts in return for the kindness she has been showing them since she was four years old.
Parakeet Tries to Get Lazy Cat Friend to Play. 18 Seconds in, LOL! (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: cats, birds )

- 236 days ago -
Cats love sleeping more than anything else in the world. In fact, most cats sleep between 12 and 15 hours per day, with others going up to 20 hours a day... talk about a cat nap!
Torpedo Owl Tucks In Its Wings, Looks At Camera Like A Boss
Offbeat  (tags: torpedo owl, birds, northern hawk owl, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, photos, wildlife )

- 265 days ago -
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Is it Superman? No, right first time: itâEUR(TM)s a bird. But one that looks like a torpedo.This is a northern hawk owl, spearing through the air with its wings tucked in so it can hunt for its prey.
Bird Wakes Up His Sleeping Cat With Little Kisses
Offbeat  (tags: cats, birds, sleep )

- 268 days ago -
You know when you're soo comfy and sleepy and someone is trying really hard to wake you up? Yeah. That's pretty much what's going on here.
Say Cheese: Adorable Pictures Captures Owl Pulling Funny Faces
Offbeat  (tags: owls, owlets, birds, pictures )

- 278 days ago -
YOU can choose your friends but you cant choose your family, as these young owlets know all too well.
Rapid Decline of Chinas Wetlands Threatens Mass Extinction for Rare Birds
Offbeat  (tags: mass, migration, china, asia, wetlands, birds, rare, birds )

- 280 days ago -
Loss of coastal wetlands during ChinaâEUR(TM)s prolonged boom has contributed to a collapse of numbers of migratory birds in East Asia.
Pensioner Is Fined £1,100 for Feeding Birds in Her Own Garden Because It Attracted Pigeons and Seagulls Who Soiled Her Neighbou
Offbeat  (tags: Pensioner, Conwy, birds, fined, north wales, sea gulls )

- 282 days ago -
A pensioner who refused to stop feeding flocks of up to 100 birds in her back garden has been fined £1,100 for breaching a Community Protection Notice after the birds continued to soil her neighbours' washing.

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