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Stephen Colbert Confirms Something Really Insulting About Cats
"The Late Show" host bared his claws interpreting a study about whether household cats recognize their names.
Bearded Men Have More Bacteria Than Dogs
A Swiss study discovered that beards have more bacteria than dog fur.
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Men With Beards Have More Germs Than Dogs: Study
All the bearded guys in the study had high microbial counts, compared with only 23 out of 30 dogs tested. Conclusion? Dogs are fine to share MRI machines.
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3 Captivating Bald Eagle Co-parents Are Raising A Family Together
Two males and a female take turns hunting and caring for their three eaglets — and it's all on webcam.
Hungry And Horny Alligators Are Invading Streets, Homes And Pools In Florida
As the weather warms up so do their appetites and their desires.
WikiLeaks Says Julian Assange's Cat Is Safe, Provides Video Evidence
Some good news for those worried about the fate of the WikiLeaks founder's pet.
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Owl Stuck In Fishing Line Freed By Snorkeler Who Came 'Out Of Nowhere'
The wetsuit-clad man aided the conservation officials and firefighters who had been working to rescue the bird.
Lemoga: Yoga With Lemurs
Lemoga: Yoga With Lemurs
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Beloved Pet Pig Slaughtered For Meat At Neighbor's House After Getting Loose
Police found Princess the pig and asked a neighbor to watch her while they located her owner. They returned to a gruesome scene.
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Cats Really Do Respond When You Say Their Names: Study
Animal behavior experts say the study shows cats pay attention to what you say and they're learning from it.
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USDA Ends Deadly Cat Experiments, Plans To Adopt Out Remaining Cats
Reports about the agency's research on the Toxoplasma gondii parasite sparked major public backlash.
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'Distracted Driver' Turns Out To Have 250-Pound Pig On Lap
The driver had a second pig in the car and said he didn't want them to get cold.
Humane Society of the United States
Beagles Force-Fed Fungicides In Lab Are Set To Be Released For Adoption
The dogs, previously slated to be killed, will now be sent to the Michigan Humane Society.
Can You Spot The Crafty Kitten’s Cozy Hiding Place?
It looks doggone comfortable.
Two Young Elephants Die Within Days At Indianapolis Zoo After Sudden Illness
Kalina, 8, and Nyah, 6, died after showing signs of the elephant herpesvirus, for which there is no cure.
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Dog Found After Going Missing For Days At Atlanta Airport
Gale, a show dog from the Netherlands, disappeared on Saturday while her crate was being loaded onto a KLM flight.
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University Of Michigan Accused Of 'Negligence' Over Lab Animal Deaths, Missing Rabbit
Docs obtained by an anti-animal-testing group found that dozens of mice and thousands of fish died due to accidents.
Sheep Rescued After Being Found Soaking Wet, Tied To NYC Park Tree
The strange incident came after at least three animals escaped city slaughterhouses and were found roaming the streets.
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Sun Bears Can Mimic Facial Expressions The Same Way Humans And Gorillas Do
By Will Dunham, Reuters
Researchers found sun bears have an ability observed in only a handful of creatures.
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Dog Has Perfect Response When Reporter Asks How He Copes With Fame
Stanley the border collie gets it.
Koala Comically Refuses To Leave Man’s Car In Australia
A koala took a break from the heat in a man’s air conditioned car, and refused to leave!
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Dog Found Dead In Plane's Cargo Hold After Transatlantic Flight
An airline statement maintains the dog was loaded correctly into the hold, contradicting an earlier report from TMZ.
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For The First Day Of Spring, Here's An Adorable Lamb
This newborn cutie isn't baaasshful.
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It's A Boy! April The Giraffe Gives Birth Again
The newborn giraffe was on his feet within 45 minutes.
Happy-Go-Lucky Rescue Dog Has The Best Time Failing An Agility Course
Kratu, a dog who was rescued from a dangerous situation, doesn’t let his past — or a competition — stop him from having fun.
Woman Attacked By Zoo's Jaguar Apologizes For Crossing Barricade For Photo
She denied climbing over the barrier at Arizona's Wildlife World Zoo but said she was "in the wrong" for leaning over it.
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