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Humpback Whale Protects Human From Dangerous Shark
Offbeat  (tags: Humpback whales, sharks, attacks, humans, ocean mammals, protection, compassion, behaviours )

- 8 days ago -
Renowned marine biologist Nan Hauser had an incredible close encounter with a 25-ton humpback whale in October 2017. This experience happened while Hauser and her team were immersed in the sea near the Cook Islands on a dive in search of marine mammals.
Fluffy Snow Cats of the West Doing Fine, Feds Say
Offbeat  (tags: lynx, habitat, protection )

- 9 days ago -
Wildlife officials in the United States declared Canada lynx recovered on Thursday and said the snow-loving wild cats no longer need special protections following steps to preserve their habitat.
Cambodia Has Bold Plans to Bring Back Tigers for Tourism
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, Cambodia, wildlife, protection, reintroduced )

- 9 days ago -
Poaching is still endemic in Cambodia, and some are concerned that the Srepok Wildlife Sanctuary in Mondulkiri, where the tigers will live, lacks sufficient habitat and prey for the animals.
Bridgeton Program to Focus on Feral Cats
Offbeat  (tags: feral cats, protection )

- 9 days ago -
the organizationâEUR(TM)s primary aim is to protect and control BridgetonâEUR(TM)s ample feral cat population. The town of 435 people has an estimated feral population of between 50 and 150 cats.
Offbeat  (tags: cats, protection, angels, awesome-pawsome kitty video! )

- 9 days ago -
Cats have great magical powers that can heal a person. This is true of cats of any breed or color. They are thought to be a powerful protection for many things.
Two Frozen Puppies Abandoned Inside A Box Get Help Just In Time
Offbeat  (tags: abandoned dogs, puppy rescued, cold weather, last minute, good people, ethics and morality, recovery, protection, safety, adoptions )

- 10 days ago -
A man was passing an empty lot in his neighborhood when he noticed an open box that hadn't been there before. For some reason, he felt compelled to walk over and look inside -- and he was shocked to find two little puppies, unconscious and essentially...
What to Know About Snow Leopards
Offbeat  (tags: snow leopards, protection )

- 12 days ago -
The IUCN has downgraded Snow Leopards from endangered to vulnerable. Find out why some organizations disagree with that.
Police Warn: If Someone Flashes Their High-Beams At You, Drive Away Quickly âEUR" HereâEUR(TM)s Why
Offbeat  (tags: high-beams, cars, drivers, opening doors, humans, protection, society )

- 12 days ago -
As she was blinded by the light, the two men jumped out of their car and attempted to pry open the doors of her car.
U.K. Pet Owner Wants Change for Cats Hit By Cars
Offbeat  (tags: pets, cars, protection )

- 12 days ago -
A pet owner in England is petitioning to change a law about cats hit by cars. According to the 1988 Road Safety Act, all U.K. motorists are required to tell authorities if they run over a dog, cow, horse, sheep, pig or goat but not a cat.
Teeth and Fat: Diets for Dental Health and Weight Loss in Cats and Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: pets, diets, protection )

- 16 days ago -
Looking to cut fat and keep healthy chompers in patients? Take a look at a sample offering from companies out there with veterinary-practice-exclusive diets.
Development Projects Should Not Jeopardise Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, wildlife, protection )

- 17 days ago -
India must think beyond reserves to ensure the survival of the big cat
Omaha Zoo Scientist Works to Save the Black-Footed Cat, One of the World's Smallest Felines
Offbeat  (tags: black-footed cats, protection )

- 18 days ago -
An Omaha zoo scientist is among a dozen or so in the world striving to protect one of EarthâEUR(TM)s smallest cats.
These Creatures Were Forced to Evolve Due to Human Actions
Offbeat  (tags: animals, humans, evolving, evolution, nature, wildlife, protection, conservation, preservation )

- 19 days ago -
The world can be a dangerous and scary place, particularly when your greatest enemy is the human race. That's why these ingenious creatures evolved fascinating defense mechanisms to help keep them safe from any harm that human beings might cause them,...
After Tiger's Death on NH6, Maha to Take Up Matter With NHAI
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, protection, environment, wildlife )

- 20 days ago -
A day after an eight-year-old male tiger was run over near Bazaargaon, on the Nagpur-Amravati national highway (NH6), officials from forest department said they will take up the matter with the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI).
The Case for (and Against) the Tiger Living on LSU's Campus
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, LSU, protection, wildlife )

- 20 days ago -
The flagship school proudly hosts its seventh consecutive jungle cat. But is it ethical?

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