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WORLD FIRST - Snow Leopard Lithotripsy - VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: big cat rescue, worlds first, snow leopard, kidneys, surgery, litnotripsy )

- 3224 days ago -
Cloe the snow leopard was diagnosed with a kidney infection and kidney stones in her left kidney. We decided the best option to help save her kidney function was to consider lithotripsy.
World's First Set of Male Twin Elephants Born in Thailand
Offbeat  (tags: thailand, worlds first, male twin elephants, birthunusual )

- 3404 days ago -
Thong-Kum and Thong-Tang, believed to be the world's first set of male twins, are just two-weeks old and are reported to be in a healthy condition. One onlooker had travelled from a local town just to see the rare phenomenon. "I can't believe there
World's First Male Elephant Twins Born in Surin
Offbeat  (tags: worlds first, special, male elephant twins, birth, surin, thailand )

- 3419 days ago -
The world's first male elephant twins were born in Surin's Tha Lad area yesterday. After 21 months of gestation, 35-year-old Phang Thong Khun delivered the first one at 1.09am and his brother at 3.09am amid a cheering crowd, mahout Prapai Mokhom said.
Is It a Pizzly, or Grolar Bear?
Offbeat  (tags: polar bears, grizzly bears, cross, worlds first, killed, idiot hunters, naming )

- 3423 days ago -
The DNA analysis is done, and the proof is in the chromosomes: an odd-looking bear discovered in the Far North is the first cross-bred polar and grizzly bear ever discovered in the wild. That leaves only one thing to do. Find a name for it.

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