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Birds Bring Their Best Game When Seeking Mates
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, mating )

Anna
- 6 days ago - southstrandnews.com
Since Valentine's Day is fast approaching, I thought a look at some of the more unusual courtship rituals of some of our feathered friends would be appropriate.
The Saga of 16-11, a Star-Crossed Whooping Crane Now In Mating Rehab
Offbeat  (tags: birds, mating, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 100 days ago - audubon.org
This fall, an endangered Whooping Crane that produced a hybrid chick with a Sandhill Crane had to be removed from the wild. This is his story.
Australian Marsupials Face Extinction Because Half of the Population Is Wiped Out Each Year When Males Die After Mating
Offbeat  (tags: antechinus, Australia, endangered, sex, mating )

Scooby
- 631 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Two new species of rare marsupials known for their ferocious and frequently fatal sexual behaviours have been discovered.
Watch Endangered Sumatran Tiger Make the Move on Tigress
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, mating, video )

CherAWAY
- 668 days ago - breakingnews.ie
These videos show a male tiger getting amorous with a tigress.
It's More Than A Punchline To An Old Joke.... Just How Do Porcupines Mate?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, porcupines, mating )

CherAWAY
- 873 days ago - wild.enature.com
The Common Porcupine, of course, is known for its sharp quills--excellent for self-defense but intimidating for a suitor. One misstep and . . . ouch! So if you're a porcupine, it's important not to surprise one's partner.
National Zoo's Sumatran Tigers Mate As Species' Numbers Dwindle
Offbeat  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, mating, breeding, zoos, extinction, tigers, habitat )

CherAWAY
- 1506 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
But captive cats don't always approach mating as if the survival of their species depends on it. That's why the Smithsonian's National Zoo excitedly announced this week that its two Sumatran tigers, Kavi and Damai, finally bred.
Rare Amur Leopards Mating Success at Kent Sanctuary! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: environment, animals, amur leopards, mating, sanctuary, protection, wildlife )

CherAWAY
- 1818 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A sanctuary in Kent is on a mission to save critically endangered big cats from extinction. A conservation plan has been drawn up to breed the leopards in captivity, then take them back to the Amur Valley in Russia where they will live in a protected
Two Snakes in Their Mating Ritual
Offbeat  (tags: Snakes, mating, Bangladesh )

Tarequl
- 2036 days ago - thedailystar.net
Two snakes in their mating ritual. This rarely seen phenomenon was captured on camera at the Bypass area of Rajshahi city a few days ago
New Girl Sayan Hoping to Catch the Eye of the Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, mating, wildlife park )

CherAWAY
- 2082 days ago - doncasterfreepress.co.uk
WILDLIFE park bosses have their fingers crossed that their newest arrival will catch the eye of the tiger - quite literally.
Catching the Eye of the Tiger!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, mating, protection, wildlife, park, endangered )

CherAWAY
- 2094 days ago - thestar.co.uk
Vladimir, the Siberian Amur tiger, has finally been joined by the female who conservationists hope will become the love of his life.
Stomping Ground: Wild Stallions Square Off in Bloody Fight for Mating Rights
Offbeat  (tags: stallions, wild stallion, fightinhg for territories, mares, mating, breeding, koniks )

Simone
- 2287 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This is the dramatic moment two proud stallions faced off in a bloody fight for dominance and mating rights in a herd of wild horses. The Koniks, or Polish primitive horses, reared up on their hind legs with their teeth bared during the ferocious
Adders Will Go to Great Lengths to Find a Mate
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, mating, snakes )

CherAWAY
- 2438 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Male adders are prepared to travel up to a kilometre to find a mate, according to the latest research.
Mating Kingfishers Caught on Camera
Offbeat  (tags: animals, kingfishers, mating, photos, environment, protection, wildlife )

CherAWAY
- 2544 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Frozen in time, a pair of Kingfishers are captured mating near the River Severn in Worcestershire.
Gerda Is Looking for Her Kaya
Offbeat  (tags: environment, animals, amur tigers, zoos, mating, protection )

CherAWAY
- 2588 days ago - rosbalt.ru
Noble slender widow is ready to offer his paw and a half enclosure prospective groom, preferably Amur species. Symbol 2010 - the only one in the Leningrad Zoo tigress Gerd - forced to advertise the desire to marry and find a sponsor
6 Bird Species Go to Amazing and Very Different Lengths to Find a Mate.
Offbeat  (tags: animals, birds, behaviours, mating, environment, protection )

CherAWAY
- 2594 days ago - ecoworldly.com
This post presents amazing video clips of the courtship behaviour of six birds. Such amazing behaviour that is linked to appearance and build is worth thinking about just over 200 hundred years after the birth of Darwin. The post simply explains the
 

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