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2-Year-Old Florida Boy Kevin Ahles Finds Daddy's Loaded Gun, Shoots Himself to Death: Pinellas County Sheriff
Offbeat  (tags: death, gun, toddler, Florida, off-beat, sad news, police, child )

Angela
- 3 days ago - nydailynews.com
Kevin Ahles died Wednesday after he took his fatherâEUR(TM)s gun from a secured glove box and shot himself in the chest, the Pinellas County Sheriff said.
These Adorable Creatures Will Never Be Seen Again
Offbeat  (tags: Australia, extinct, animals, endangered, offbeat, sad news )

Scooby
- 11 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Four frogs, 22 birds and 27 mammals have become extinct since Australian colonisation and now the Bramble Cay melomys can be added to the list.
Two Endangered Monkeys Die at Louisiana Zoo After Being Left Out in Cold
Offbeat  (tags: endangered, monkeys, die, sad news, louisiana, zoo )

Scooby
- 12 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Two monkeys belonging to a species that is critically endangered died at a Louisiana zoo after they were left out overnight in the cold by a caretaker, officials said on Wednesday.
Officials Hunt and Shoot Dead a Leopard That Escaped From An Indian Compound
Offbeat  (tags: leopard, shot, shelter, house, India, Assam, sad news )

Scooby
- 14 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Leopards are normally photographed and admired across the world, but in India one was shot dead after it took shelter in a house.
Firefighters Injured, Homes Destroyed and Residents Urged to Evacuate as Bushfires Rage Across Two States
Offbeat  (tags: South Australia, bush fires, sad news, prayers, fire fighters )

Scooby
- 23 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Dozens of homes are likely to have been destroyed and eight firefighters have been injured by a raging bushfire that continues to sweep through the northeastern Adelaide Hills.
Monarch Butterfly May Get 'Endangered' Status
Offbeat  (tags: Monarch Butterflies, endangered, sad news, USFWS )

Scooby
- 24 days ago - m.washingtonexaminer.com
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that it will review whether the monarch butterfly should be included on the endangered species list.
Hunters Plans to Cull Pine Martens to Protect Grouse
Offbeat  (tags: Pine martens, grouse, hunters, cull, sad news )

Scooby
- 57 days ago - heraldscotland.com
Hunting lobby suspected of proposing move to protect grouse rather than dwindling population of endangered capercaillie.
Celebrity Bear Who Symbolised Fight Against Cruel Torture of Bile Farms Dies in Embrace With Women Who Rescued Him
Offbeat  (tags: Oliver, bear bile, farms, china, sad news )

Scooby
- 74 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A charismatic and inspirational moon bear who became a symbol of the animal welfare movement in China after surviving 30 years of captivity on a bile farm has died after beating overwhelming odds to live out the final years
One of the World's Seven Remaining Rare Rhinos Dies
Offbeat  (tags: Northern white rhino, dies, rare, sad news, Kenya, endangered )

Scooby
- 100 days ago - itv.com
One of the world's seven remaining northern white rhinos has died in Kenya, bringing the famed African species one step closer to extinction, a wildlife conservancy said.
Sad News: Spanish Ebola Nurse's Dog Excalibur Is PUT DOWN
Offbeat  (tags: Madrid, Ebola, dog, euthanasia, Excalibur, sad news )

Scooby
- 110 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The pet dog of a Spanish Ebola victim was put down today over fears it could transmit the disease, prompting a wave of outrage from animal lovers who chanted 'murderers' outside her home.
Outrage as Anti-Wolf Campaigner Brags About Killing Two Young Animals With Sick Photo Album of His 'Conquests' on Facebook
Offbeat  (tags: Wolves, hunter, Facebook, Montana, killing, hunter, sad news )

Scooby
- 127 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
An anti-wolf hunter is being investigated by wildlife authorities after bragging about purposefully killing two animals - and posting a sick photo album of his conquests on Facebook.
Hundreds of the Tiny Piglets Made Popular By Miley Cyrus and Tom Daley Shot By Marksmen After Running Wild in Welsh Wood
Offbeat  (tags: Micro pigs, shot, Swansea, South Wales, UK, cull, sad news, killed )

Scooby
- 135 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Hundreds of 'micro-pigs', made popular by celebrities such as Miley Cyrus and Tom Daley, have been shot by marksmen after running wild in a Welsh wood.
Extraordinary Outpouring of Generosity as More Than £400,000 Is Raised in Hours Following Arson Attack on Manchester Dogs' Home
Offbeat  (tags: Fire, dogs home, arson, sad news, rescued, Manchester, England, UK, fire fighters )

Scooby
- 136 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A 14-year-old schoolboy has been arrested on suspicion of deliberately starting a fire that ripped through one of Britain's largest dog homes and killed 53 animals.
Baby Elephant Is Squeezed Into the Back of a Four-Seater Plane to Escape Poachers Who Slaughtered Its Family
Offbeat  (tags: Baby, elephant, plane, rescued, sad news )

Scooby
- 137 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This is the incredible moment a baby elephant was flown in the back of a four-seater plane to escape from poachers who slaughtered its entire family.
 

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