​Canadian Woman Stops to Save Baby Ducks, Causes Fatal Car Crash

On Friday, Emma Czornobaj was convicted on two counts of criminal negligence causing death and two counts of dangerous driving causing death. Her crime? Stopping her car on the left lane of a highway south of Montreal to help a group of motherless ducklings. This caused 50-year-old motorcyclist Andre Roy to slam into… » 6/22/14 3:54pm 6/22/14 3:54pm

These Intrepid Duck Mail-Carriers Will Make Your Day

At a the Emmanuel Nursing Home in Minnesota, Piper and the Pipettes — who are ducklings — help deliver mail, which sounds both adorable and remarkably inefficient, since every time they stop in someone's room, they demand to be petted. Still, it's not a bad impulse to have civic-minded animals help out with different… » 6/24/12 4:00pm 6/24/12 4:00pm

Puppies Make Not-So-Diligent Duck Herders

It turns out that, while adorable, Australian shepherd puppies don't always make the most diligent herders, but, hey, they're learning so back the the fuck off. Quite frankly, I don't even think they got this duck-herding gig on their merits — I think they got it on their looks, but that's bound to happen when we're… » 3/18/12 4:40pm 3/18/12 4:40pm