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8 Political Campaign Slogans That Cats Would Write
Offbeat  (tags: cats, political campaign, slogans, funny, awesome-pawsome kitty pics )

- 29 days ago -
They'd say "I'm with FUR" or "All litter, no glitter," and they'd probably make better elected officials.
Puzzling Migration Fluke Brings Thousands of Siberian Birds to Finland
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- 20 days ago -
Birdwatchers from around Finland are flocking to the eastern city of Lappeenranta in hopes of catching a glimpse of a rare, elusive little bird known as the Siberian accentor. For unknown reasons, thousands of these birds, which summer in northern
190,000 Birds Euthanized in the Netherlands to Avoid Bird Flu Outbreak
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- 5 days ago -
Several countries are fearing another possible pandemic as the H5N8 virus, also known as the bird flu, is spreading across the world like wildfire. Netherlands has reportedly euthanized more than 190,000 ducks in the country in hopes of containing
In Latin America, It Takes a Village to Save Rare Hummingbirds
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, conservation )

- 3 days ago -
A culture of conservation is taking root in several South American communities as residents find creative ways to help rare hummingbirds survive. Here are three places where this is happening with great success.
You Might Start Seeing Safety Pins Everywhere
Offbeat  (tags: safety pin, Donald Trump, allie, in solidarity, marginalized groups )

- 19 days ago -
It is a tiny gesture, but it speaks volumes. By fastening a safety pin to their clothing, people are declaring themselves allies to groups who have been maligned by Trump, to show that they stand in solidarity.
North American Birds Photo Gallery
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, pictures, photos )

- 23 days ago -
Each bird name in the list to the left is a link to a page with one or more low-resolution files of publication-quality images of that species
I Think My First Yellow-Bellied Sapsucker Was Tipsy
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection, birds )

- 10 days ago -
Their specialized diets make these woodpeckers the botanists of the bird world, but it can also cause them to get boozy on occasion.
Why You Need to Start Digiscoping
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, pictures, photos )

- 14 days ago -
Add a camera or a cellphone to a scope and discover a whole new way of documenting nature. Here are some tips to get started.
The Common Swift Is No Longer the Fastest-Flying Animal
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 10 days ago -
And here's a surprise: It wasn't even dethroned by another bird.
Saving the Sacred Black-Necked Cranes of Bhutan
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection )

- 25 days ago -
The people of this tiny country have made huge strides to protect the vulnerable bird, including holding an annual festival each November.
Act For Big Cats! VOTE
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, big cats )

- 7 days ago -
Take a look and vote today! WeâEUR(TM)ll let you know who comes out on top on #GivingTuesday, November 29.
The World's Largest Clothing Retailers Are Now 100% Fur-Free!
Offbeat  (tags: fur free, animals, bizarre, wildlife, protection )

- 28 days ago -
H&M, Gap, Banana Republic, and Zara have been fur-free for a while now, and more compassionate companies are realizing that wearing fur is not only super-tacky but also cruel. Most fur comes from animals who suffered in cramped cages on fur farms
New Zealand Has the Most Seabirds on the Planet, and 90 Percent Are at Risk
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, seabirds, New Zealand )

- 25 days ago -
A government report blames fishing bycatch, pollution, and climate change for threatening the birds with extinction.
Befriend Birds, Save Earth
Offbeat  (tags: protection, wildlife, birds )

- 9 days ago -
With modest beginnings a year ago as an effort by a number of youths from Khalisha Belpukur village in Nilphamari's Saidpur upazila to protect wild birds, the voluntary organisation 'Setu Bondhon', with its slogan Let's become the friends of birds

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