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Alabama Man On The Lam Insists He Didn't Give Meth To 'Attack Squirrel'
Mickey Paulk, currently wanted on gun and drug charges, said on Facebook that he's "pretty sure” the squirrel in his care was not on meth.
Young Black Bear Euthanized After Tourists Fed, Took Selfies With It
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said the bear had become too comfortable around humans to safely relocate.
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Politician's Press Conference Dogged By Accidental Facebook Cat Filter
Pakistani politico Shaukat Yousafzai may have come up with a novel way to spread his message even further than he intended.
Animal Shelter Mistakenly Kills Family Dog Due To Mix-Up
Joey Varker says his family is devastated over the loss of their 16-month-old Australian cattle dog, Blaze.
Barbra Streisand's Cloned Dogs Paw Their Respects At Grave Of 'Mom'
The entertainment icon had the pooches gather at the tombstone of Samantha, whose cells were used to create Miss Violet and Miss Scarlet.
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New York Could Become First State To Ban Cat Declawing
By David Klepper, AP
The practice, which actually involves amputating part of a cat’s toes, is already illegal in much of Europe.
Larry The Downing Street Cat Goes All Passive-Aggressive On Donald Trump
The "chief mouser" sat underneath the president's limo and reportedly refused to move during his state visit to the U.K.
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Otto The Orphan Otter Dead After Someone Threw Human Food Into Enclosure
Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium in Tennessee said the sad incident is an example of why guests aren't allowed to feed the animals.
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Feds Investigate Deaths Of At Least 70 Gray Whales Along The West Coast
By Yereth Rosen, Reuters
Scientists suspect the die-off is fueled by declining food sources in the warming ocean waters near Alaska.
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Anna The Anaconda Gives 'Virgin Birth' At New England Aquarium
The mother snake produced two thriving offspring -- and she didn't need a male to do it.
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Dozens Of Starved Gray Whales Are Washing Up All Along The West Coast
"Is this the harbinger of things to come?” one ecologist asked.
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Jackson Galaxy Reveals The Biggest Thing People Get Wrong About Cats
The "My Cat From Hell" host also talked about how everyone can improve their relationship with their cats.
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Cats Offer The Grumpiest Twitter Tributes To Grumpy Cat
The celebrity cat's death has inspired cat owners to post pics using the hashtag #tweetagrumpyfaceforgrumpycat.
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Grumpy Cat, Online Pet Sensation, Dead At 7
The famous feline, whose real name was Tardar Sauce, died following complications from a recent urinary tract infection.
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Grateful Parkland Students Honor Therapy Dogs With Yearbook Page
"I'm not crying, you're crying," claimed one Twitter fan.
Kitten Stowaways Survive 400 Miles Inside Steel Column
Construction workers in San Diego heard meows and when they tilted the column, out slid five week-old kittens.
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Flightless Birds Went Extinct On A Group Of Islands And Then Evolved Again
Flightless rails disappeared on the Aldabra atoll around 136,000 years ago, but they didn't stay gone.
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Taylor Swift Prepped For 'Cats' Movie By Going To 'Cat School'
Um, how can we enroll?
Courtesy of Ivan Hurzeler and DEEP SEARCH 2019 — BOEM, USGS, NOAA, Woods Hole Oceanographic
Scientists Just Discovered A Bizarre Deep-Sea Tubeworm Off The Atlantic Coast
The expedition's chief scientist called it a "serendipitous" find.
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Wild Raccoon Moves Into Zoo, And Zookeepers Have To Let Him Stay
The interloper, now named Fred, has taken up with the seven raccoon residents at Germany's Heidelberg Zoo.
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Seagulls Photobomb Traffic Camera And Fly Away With Viral Fame
"We are still waiting for confirmation that the chicken has indeed crossed the road. Back to you," one Twitter user joked.
Dog Plays Piano And Sings, So Don't Kibble Over His Talents
Self-taught Buddy Mercury "is a little virtuoso," his human mom says.
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STYLE & BEAUTY
The 'Queer Eye' Guys Gave A Shelter Dog A Makeover, And It's Doggone Sweet
Netflix and the Fab Five gave this pup a makeover for National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day.
Norwegian Directorate of Fisheries
Harnessed Beluga Whale Found In Norway Suspected Of Being Used By Russian Military
The whale's harness reportedly featured a mount for a camera and read “Equipment St. Petersburg."
Pierce County Sheriff's Office
Body Of Missing Hiker Located After Devoted Dog Remains By His Side
A search team "never would have located" the man's body were it not for the barking of his dog, Daisy.
Taylor Swift Adopts Adorable Kitten From 'ME!' Music Video Set
The cat, Benjamin Button, seems right at home with the pop star.
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