There’s a lot of pressure on Sudan, one of the last three northern white rhinos in the world, and the last of the males.
There is a new sloth at the Pittsburgh National Aviary, and her name is Vivien Leigh. She is five months old and two-and-a-half pounds, and is very “scent-oriented.” The similarities between us are difficult to ignore.
A little space, please?
On January 24, Fiona the Hippo was born, and little did we know she would become our guiding light in 2017. At the time she was born six weeks premature, but you wouldn’t know that by looking at the chunky gal now. With basically her entire life at the Cincinnati Zoo broadcast in extreme detail on social media, Fiona…
The monkeys are having sex with deer. The humans are being creeps and watching the monkeys having sex with deer.
Instagram already bans photos of animal abuse on its platform. Now, they want you to know that your selfie with a sedated monkey also likely qualifies as animal abuse, no matter how cute you both look.
Mali, a British Military Working Dog, is being awarded Britain’s prestigious Dickin Medal for animal bravery. This lil guy sniffed out Taliban militants and their booby traps in Afghanistan back in 2012.
On Monday, animal rights attorney with the Nonhuman Rights Project Sam Wise filed a habeas corpus on behalf of three elephants named Minnie, Beulah, and Karen, who live as a part of a traveling circus in Connecticut. Wise is demanding that the Connecticut Superior Court send the elephants to a sanctuary.
Rare and exciting footage has emerged of two pandas who, per People are really living it up upon discovering the feeling of winter’s wettest kiss upon their furry, rotund bods.
That lemur is a freak for pumpkies.
At around noon on Tuesday, a bull was spotted wandering the sidewalks of New York City, in Brooklyn near Prospect Park.
Don’t take a selfie with a sloth. Don’t hop in the water to pout adjacent to a stingray. If a man wanders towards you with a giant snake on his shoulder, writhing and slithering, and asks if you want to take a picture, don’t do it.
If you were a frog and regularly had to participate in orgies in order to procreate, I imagine it’d be quite helpful to be able to change colors during those events in an attempt to keep things organized.
In case you needed a reminder that the octopus is one of the smartest underwater creatures, here’s some news: they actually build their own cities.
SAN FRANCISCO—Alabama Street runs north through the heart of the Mission, from Bernal Heights Park, past the city’s best burrito spot on 24th, all the way up to 16th Street, when its name changes, for one block, and it becomes Rescue Row. The bulk of the city’s animal outreach and rescue organizations are located on…
Just when you think all people are terrible, you come across a story like this: thousands mourn and celebrate the life of a manatee.
Apparently this rooster is an “asshole,” but given what I know about both roosters and assholes, I have to say that I respectfully disagree.
Every animal screams because screaming is fun; every animal is capable of recognizing screams because suffering is universal and we will all eventually die alone.