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Gorillas Documented Having Lesbian Sex for the First Time
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, nature, animals, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat, interesting, off-beat, culture, women )

Rituraj
- 106 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Female gorillas have been documented engaging in lesbian sex for the first time. The behaviour was observed by scientists during a research trip to the Rwandan section of the Virunga mountain range in central Africa.
Elephant Dies Trying To Free Her Calf From Illegal Electric Fence In Vellore
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Lone
- 208 days ago - ndtv.com
Chennai: A 10-year-old elephant died trying to save her calf which was caught in an electric fence in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district this morning. Both mother and child were electrocuted.
The Wild Side Africa on Safari in Pictures
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Tracy
- 326 days ago - theguardian.com
Photographers Kym and Tonya Illmans new book Africa on Safari provides an intimate portrait of wildlife amid the plains and parks of Africa
20 Adorable Animals With Amazing Prosthetics
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, wildanimals, animals, prosthetics, rescued, awesome-pawsome pics )

Barb
- 366 days ago - sv127.lolwot.com
Looking at the striking bird of prey, you initially wouldnâEUR(TM)t know that her beak was a prosthetic. She survived being shot by poachers but Beauty needed the help of humans to feed her âEUR" with her new beak, she can now feed for herself.
For Some Yellowstone Bison, the Roaming Ends at the Slaughterhouse
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ELIZABETH
- 372 days ago - washingtonpost.com
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. âEUR" Even for a park with a history of unhappy encounters between people and wildlife, 2015 is shaping up as an eventful year for Yellowstone and its bison.
Save Oki the Lonely Deer From Being Shot!
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ELIZABETH
- 376 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Do not let Wokingham Borough Council kill Oki the lonely deer to protect an allotment! Please sign this petition.
I-Wonder: The Longer View: Instinct for Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Man, endangered, wildanimals, slaughter, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, environment, conservation, extinction, humans, wildlife, suffering )

Ray
- 380 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Man-made problem, From recent uproar over the killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe to historical poaching and destruction of habitats, the biggest threat to endangered animals has come from a fellow inhabitant of the earth.
Lake Nipissing Fish Crisis Prompts Protest Rally
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ELIZABETH
- 385 days ago - baytoday.ca
Dead fish from gill netting being tossed back into the lake or dumped on land. Poaching and gill nets threatened the lake.
Study : Low Metabolism Lets Pandas Survive on Bamboo
Offbeat  (tags: wildanimals, endangered, Giant Panda, bamboo, low metabolism )

Naoko
- 416 days ago - the-japan-news.com
Giant pandas eat vegetables even though their bodies are better equipped to eat meat. So how do these black-and-white bears from the remote, misty mountains of central China survive on a diet almost exclusively of a low-nutrient food like bamboo?
Hillside. Seven More Stray Pound Ponies in Need of Rescue...
Offbeat  (tags: AnimalWelfare, wildanimals, protection, money, pictures, unusual )

Borg
- 430 days ago - us2.campaign-archive2.com
We have just been asked to help seven more young ponies from a stray horse pound who will otherwise be prematurely put to sleep. With funds running low at the moment we are doing our best to find a way to take them in. please click to make a donation.
'Drunken Monkey' Theory of Human-Ape Alcoholic Connection Rings True Among Guinea's Swacked Chimps
Offbeat  (tags: wildanimals, animals, interesting, chimpanzees, alcohol, evolution )

Naoko
- 447 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Wild chimpanzees enjoying opportunistic booze-ups on palm wine have helped shed light on a theory about evolution, scientists said on Wednesday.
Nepal's Tiger Population Protected By Troops and Cameras
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, population, wildanimals, protection, endangered )

Ray
- 503 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Nepal's Chitwan National Park has become the first site to be accredited with Conservation Assured Tiger Standards for its success in conserving and protecting its population of big cats.
Mandy Runs for Hillside & Rescues a Tangled Sheep
Offbeat  (tags: AnimalWelfare, wildanimals, rescued, photos, humans, health )

Borg
- 518 days ago - us2.campaign-archive2.com
I set off on a wild & windy morning from St David's Head. At around mid-day I spotted a lone sheep & on closer inspection discovered it was tangled up in barbed wire. It took 4 kind Welshmen 15 minutes to free the sheep who quickly scuttled away to be..
Hillside Rescues A Runaway Rhea and Other News...
Offbeat  (tags: AnimalWelfare, conservation, goodnews, rescued, wildanimals, health, treatment, photos, pictures )

Borg
- 522 days ago - us2.campaign-archive1.com
We received a call asking if we could catch a rhea that had been on the loose for weeks in Suffolk (Pictured). We were just delivering the runaway rhea to the Sanctuary, when we received an urgent call about a deer in trouble, & Peppa Pig has Recovered...
 

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