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Urge Your Representative to Support H.R. 1945, the TUSKER Act! PETITION
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 20 days ago -
Introduced by Representative Peter DeFazio, the TUSKER Act (H.R. 1945) will impose trade sanctions on countries that facilitate ivory or rhino horn trafficking. It will require certain nations to work with the U.S. on anti-poaching efforts,
Challenge: Can You Find All the Animals?
Offbeat  (tags: optical illusion, animals, wildlife, unusual )

- 23 days ago -
This painting may seem simple at first, but the more you look at it, the more surprises it has in store for you. Do you think you can find all the different animals and faces hidden in this photo?
The Great Escape Of Inky The Octopus
Offbeat  (tags: Inky, Octopus, New Zealand, Escape, unusual, wildlife, world )

- 20 days ago -
Staff believe the common New Zealand octopus fled its enclosure when the lid was left ajar and headed to freedom down a pipe that leads to the sea. Inky went home...a great story. Please note, comment, forward.
Does Any Person Know What Caused This?5/27/2014 -- Colorado 4 MILE LONG Landslide @ FRACKING Operation   video
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, environment, photos, wildlife, world, safety, protection )

- 27 days ago -
Published on May 26, 2014 Undeniable screenshot proof of the FRACKING INJECTION WELL OPERATION at the Colorado landslide location...(PLS. NEXT POST)and here is proof the area is not only used for fracking, but also for CO2 storage..."WHAT IS THIS?
Good News ! Ex-Circus Lions Given New African Home   video
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, off-beat, interesting, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 29 days ago -
The Born Free Foundation has released a heart-warming video of two magnificent ex-circus lions who were successfully rescued from Bulgaria and are now thriving in their new South African home.
Genesis - Follow You Follow Me (With Lyrics!)   video
Offbeat  (tags: americans, animals, interesting, off-beat, society, protection, unusual, wildlife, humans )

- 1 day ago -
For those of you that have lost a "FRIEND" Tried to find one with animals, but this was the best I could do.
VIDEO - Pair of Geese Claims Prime Real Estate in Downtown Edmonton
Offbeat  (tags: canada geese, edmonton, canada, downtown edmonton, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, humans, protection, wildlife, women )

- 11 days ago -
A pair of Canada Geese has claimed some prime real estate in downtown Edmonton and residents of the downtown condo building are in a flap over the unlikely squatters.
Injured Swan Hugs The Man Who Saved Him
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, wildlife )

- 29 days ago -
While visiting the U.K.s Abbotsbury Swannery a few years back, Richard Wiese, host of the television show Born to Explore, ran into an injured swan who displayed not only gratitude, but trust, in one remarkably beautiful moment.
Ostriches Help Baby Elephants Grow Up Without Their Moms
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, wildlife )

- 26 days ago -
While their species may be worlds apart, ostriches Pea and Pod enjoy playing mother hen to the baby elephants, lovingly letting the little ones suckle on their thighs and protectively enveloping them with their wings.
Earth Day Video   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, pictures, wildlife )

- 11 days ago -
Beautiful. Hope all my Care 2 friends have a lovely day.
Caught on Camera - Entire Family of Snow Leopards
Offbeat  (tags: animals, goodnews, interesting, wildlife )

- 4 days ago -
The endangered cats plainly feel happy in their natural habitat but snow leopards were spotted here for the first time from footprints only as recently as March 2015.
Heroic Rescue Saves Whales Trapped By Floating Ice Off Sakhalin Island
Offbeat  (tags: animals, goodnews, interesting, wildlife, pictures )

- 13 days ago -
The four whales were trapped close to Starodubsky village, caught between clogged ice and the shallow coastal waters. Rescuers used a small boat and a vehicle on shore to clear the sea to allow the mammals to swim in deeper waters.
Captive Big Cats: Now You See Them, Soon (We Hope) You WonâEUR(TM)t
Offbeat  (tags: captive big cats, animals in entertainment, exotic animals, animals, business, environment, humans, wildlife )

- 11 days ago -
Every year we see more evidence that, as people learn about the realities of animals in entertainment, they progressively disapprove of the for-profit capturing, taming, trainingâEUR"even cuddling and bottle-feedingâEUR"of exotic animals, in any context.
Mendocino County Dumps Federal Killings of Livestock Predators
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife advocates, Mendocino County, livestock, animals, environment, humans, wildlife )

- 6 days ago -
Wildlife advocates scored a major victory Tuesday when Mendocino County agreed to terminate its contract with the federal agency that helps ranchers kill predators such as mountain lions and coyotes that feast on livestock.

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