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Why Do Cats Hate Water?
Offbeat  (tags: cats, water )

- 11 days ago -
Despite the fact theyâEUR(TM)re the one pet that makes pains to groom themselves, itâEUR(TM)s ridiculously difficult to get cats into a bath.
A Brief History Of The Waterbed
Offbeat  (tags: Waterbed, Sixties Culture, California, Water, Jell o, cornstarch, silly, americans, bizarre, culture, funny, health, humans, interesting, news, off-beat, pictures, unusual, usa, world )

- 34 days ago -
The waterbed, as we know it, got its start in California, in the late sixties. After experimenting with chairs filled with cornstarch and even Jell-o, the waterbed was invented.
4 Western States Are Braced For A Cosmic Traffic Jam.....Caused By The American Eclipse
Offbeat  (tags: total solar eclipse, natural disaster, emergency preparedness, sparse resources, water, food, gas.americans, bizarre, culture, environment, funny, humor, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, police, protection, safety, society, unusual, usa )

- 212 days ago -
4 Western states within the path of totality are getting ready as if theyâEUR(TM)re expecting a natural disaster. There are task forces, hotlines, and rerouted police. Local resources will be overwhelmed.
Canadian Activist Acquitted of Criminal Charges for Giving Water to Thirsty Pigs Bound for Slaughter - UPDATE
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, animals, pigs, distress, water, society, world )

- 278 days ago -
In a video of the incident, a pig is seen panting heavily inside the tractor trailer and appears to be in distress as Krajnc asks the driver to give the animal some water. He warns her not to give the animals anything
BSF Men Play Good Samaritans to Birds, Wildlife in Jaisalmer
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, water, India )

- 280 days ago -
At a time when the temperature at Indo-Pak border adjoining Jaisalmer is hovering around 46-48 degrees, the jawans are acting as saviour for cattle, birds and wildlife in border areas by providing them food, water and shelter.
Lazy Cat Uses Paw to Drink Water
Offbeat  (tags: lazy cat, paw, water, awesome-pawsome kitty video )

- 286 days ago -
This cat is so lazy that it won't even get up to get a drink of water. Typical cat!
From Honey-Infused Water to Seeking Vet Help: 5 Ways You Can Help Mumbai's Birds Beat the Heat
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, water )

- 315 days ago -
Replace the water in your feeding bowls thrice a day, advise experts
Central Valley Birds Getting Much-Needed Water for Habitat
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, environment, water )

- 327 days ago -
As an extraordinarily wet rainy season draws to a close, California has hit another water milestone. For just the second time in 25 years, the Bureau of Reclamation has announced that it will provide full water supplies to Central Valley refuges and
Water Pots Help Birds Weather Torrid Summer
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, water )

- 351 days ago -
Vanishing ponds, rising heat result in testing times.
Hippo Chills in Her Own Infinity Pool: She Doesn't Have a Care in the World
Offbeat  (tags: Hippopotamus, wildlife, infinity pool, water, Africa )

- 373 days ago -
A bizarre set of photographs have emerged showing a chilled out hippopotamus without a care in the world relaxing in her very own infinity pool.
Despite Rains, Water Continues to Be a Challenge for Bird Conservation
Offbeat  (tags: environment, water, conservation, birds )

- 384 days ago -
Water is always central to bird conservation in California. That remains true, even with the heavy rains that have dumped on the Golden State in recent weeks.
Why Are Cats So Quirky About Drinking?
Offbeat  (tags: cats, water )

- 398 days ago -
Some won't drink out of a water bowl if it's near their food bowl. Others prefer a fountain or even the kitchen sink. Some picky kitties won't sip from plastic or metal containers. Some of these preferences harken back to their ancestors and survival
Pulses of Water Bring Life to the Famished Colorado River
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, wildlife, protection, water )

- 514 days ago -
The critical bird habitat is springing back, according to a new report. HereâEUR(TM)s what you need to know.
Water Is Survival
Offbeat  (tags: environment, protection, wildlife, water )

- 519 days ago -
Audubon's strategic plan balances the needs of birds, people, and economies in waterways across the United States.
Pagan Solidarity With Standing Rock - Petition
Offbeat  (tags: pagan, sacred, earth mother, petition, water, forests, meadows, wetlands, honor life )

- 537 days ago -
We stand in solidarity with all who declare these things sacred: clean water and air, verdant forests, meadows, prairies and wetlands, and ways of life that honor people over profit.

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