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Why Do Koalas Hug Trees in the Heat?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, koalas, trees, heat, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 38 days ago -
Everyone is accustomed to seeing a koala hugging a tree branch - in fact, some may find it hard to picture them doing anything else. But many probably ask themselves, why do koalas hug trees in the heat? You may not have known that there was a natural
Baggage Handlers Find Plane Dog Dead on Arrival After Flight Layover in 90 Degree Heat
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, dies, airline, cruelty, help, USA, suffering, heat, animals, offbeat )

- 226 days ago -
A plane passenger whose dog died in 90-degree heat during a flight layover is calling for airlines to take responsibility for inadequate care of travelling pets.
'You Sir, Are An a******': Man Confronts Dog Owner Who Left Pet in 104F Car
Offbeat  (tags: Nevada, American, dog, heat, cruelty, car, 104f, America, animals, offbeat, video )

- 240 days ago -
A video recently posted on LiveLeak shows the tense altercation between a dog owner and the passer-by who noticed the pet locked in a parked car on a hot day. The video was allegedly taken on an 104F day in Las Vegas.
RSPCA Warning After Death of Three Labradors
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, dogs, heat, death, pets, protection )

Cher Away
- 692 days ago -
We are urging pet owners not to forget their animals as temperatures soar.
Protect Your Animals - and Yourself This Summer
Offbeat  (tags: summer, heat, hot cars, dogs deaths, suffering, protection )

- 1131 days ago -
Don't leave your dog in a car on a hot day! How many times have we heard that?
Hot Cars Are Death Traps for Dogs!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, cars, heat, pets, protection, environment, suffering, death )

Cher Away
- 1506 days ago -
United Animal Nations (UAN) is imploring pet owners to avoid leaving their dogs in hot cars this summer - a practice that can lead to serious illness and even death.
Honey Bees Secret World of Heat Revealed
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, bees, protection, heat )

Cher Away
- 1582 days ago -
Honey bees precisely control the temperature inside their hives to determine which job their young will perform in the colony when mature, new research has revealed.
'Supercharged' Heart Pumps Blood Up a Giraffe's Neck
Offbeat  (tags: animals, giraffes, heat, neck, environment )

Cher Away
- 1693 days ago -
For children and scientists alike the extraordinary shape of the giraffe has posed many questions.
Zoo Animals Get Cool Treats to Beat the Heat
Offbeat  (tags: zoo animals, summer, heat, cooling down, ice treats )

- 1799 days ago -
How do you keep zoo animals happy and cooled off from the heat of summer? That's the challenge zoo workers faced Saturday at the North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro. Workers prepared zoo ice treats to help keep animals cool and happy in the heat.
Summer Cooler Treats for Your Dog
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pets, cool treats, summer, heat )

Cher Away
- 1817 days ago -
With that hot time of year here, I thought this would be a great time to share some 'cool' doggie recipes! This summer heat gets to all of us and our canine companions too so here are some homemade summer treat recipes with coolness in mind!
'You Want to Cry,' It's So Hot
Offbeat  (tags: snow leopards, big cats, weather, heat, heavy coats )

- 1840 days ago -
Fourteen-year-old Capron spent most of Wednesday chilling out on his big, man-made cooling rock. Most Southwest Michigan residents don't have the luxury of a thermoregulated sitting stone, but they also aren't wearing a heavy fur coat on the hottest

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