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A New Type of Wildlife Sky Bridge Is Being Tested on the UKs Rare Dormouse
Offbeat  (tags: dormouse, uk, wildlife, protection )

- 21 days ago -
One critter that conservationists in the UK have been trying to protect for decades is the tiny, dozy little hazel dormouse.
Cincinnati Zoo Rhino Arrives Safely in Sumatra
Offbeat  (tags: Cincinnati Zoo, sumatran rhino, animals, goodnews, interesting, unusual, wildlife )

- 22 days ago -
Harapan, who was born at the Cincinnati Zoo, was the last Sumatran rhino living outside of Indonesia. He made a 50-plus hour trip to the Sumatran Rhino Sanctuary over the weekend. Provided
Big Cats Hunt Livestock When Wild Prey Is Scarce
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife )

- 23 days ago -
If farmers do not want big cats to kill their livestock, they should make sure that the kitties have enough wild prey to eat.
Tidy Monkeys Shed Light on Human Cleanliness
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, macaques )

- 24 days ago -
Japanese macaques are so tidy that they even wash their food in salt water, and now a new study finds that these monkeys have fewer parasites than other primates that are not nearly as careful.
Torpedo Owl Tucks In Its Wings, Looks At Camera Like A Boss
Offbeat  (tags: torpedo owl, birds, northern hawk owl, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, photos, wildlife )

- 26 days ago -
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Is it Superman? No, right first time: itâEUR(TM)s a bird. But one that looks like a torpedo.This is a northern hawk owl, spearing through the air with its wings tucked in so it can hunt for its prey.
Good News! Portuguese Airline Bans Cruel Animal Shipments
Offbeat  (tags: Good News, wildlife )

- 26 days ago -
TAP Portugal is Portugals leading airline. And now, following talks with PETA US, its leading the way ethically, too. The airline has just put in place a company-wide banon all shipments of shark fins, the body parts of endangered animals killed by...
UKs Wildlife Is Vanishing - But Here Are Six Species YOU Can Help to Save
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, uk )

- 27 days ago -
The naturalist and broadcaster on the crisis facing many of our native species and how some simple steps can arrest the alarming decline in Britain's biodiversity.
Dancing Pheasants and Roaring Bucks: Readers October Wildlife Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife )

- 27 days ago -
We asked you to share your October pictures of the wildlife around the world. Here is a selection of our favourites. 
Connecticut Wildlife Officials Ask Publics Help For Bats
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, bats, protection, preservation )

- 32 days ago -
Connecticuts bat populations have been ravaged in recent years by a disease known as white nose syndrome that's killed millions of the insect eating mammals across the Northeast.
7 Ocean Creatures to Get You in the Halloween Spirit
Offbeat  (tags: animals, interesting, odd, pictures, unusual, wildlife, world )

- 32 days ago -
Halloween is the time of year to celebrate all of the interesting, weird and creepy beings from around the world. The ocean is particularly abundant in unique-looking organisms. Ranging from the deep sea to shallow waters, the ocean is full of creepy...
These Japanese And Siberian Flying Squirrels Are The Cutest Furry Animals On Earth
Offbeat  (tags: japanese, siberian, flying squirrels, furry animals, animals, environment, interesting, pictures, wildlife )

- 34 days ago -
These wide-eyed and unbearably adorable Japanese and Siberian flying squirrels look like theyâEUR(TM)ve come straight out of a Disney cartoon, but theyâEUR(TM)re actually found in Japan and some parts of Europe.
4 Reasons Why You Should NEVER Rescue Wildlife To Keep As Pets
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection )

- 35 days ago -
Do we really have the right to put our pangs of longing and admirations before the wellbeing, happiness, and rights of another creature?
Elephants Gather Around To Watch Their Newest Family Member Arrive
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, wildlife, protection )

- 36 days ago -
She came to the sanctuary an orphan, just 3 years old and in no shape to be in the wilds of southern Kenya on her own.

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