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Pit Bull and Piglet Form Unlikely Friendship

A new friendship is blossoming at a West Virginia animal sanctuary between an unlikely pair. After being rejected by her littermates, a little black piglet named Pigalina has taken a shine to a rescued Pit Bull named Levi. Levi acts … Continue reading

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Kaloakulua, one of Kauai’s albatross – Part 5

The final act of the Kaloakulua reality show occurred on June 24, when the five-month-old chick wandered to the edge of a cliff and set out on her own. Her departure from Kaua’i was out of view of the Cornell … Continue reading

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Kaloakulua, one of Kauai’s albatross – Part 4

Since January, nearly two million people in 195 countries have watched Kaloakulua’s daily activities. Many were treated to moments never before seen on a live-streaming wildlife camera. Some highlights: • When Kaloakulua was one month old, she started wandering away … Continue reading

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Kaloakulua, one of Kauai’s albatross: Part 3

When Kauai’s albatross Kaloakulua was four months old, she regurgitated plastic that one of her parents had inadvertently fed her. This highlighted another major problem for albatross conservation: Many chicks starve to death each year because their stomachs are cluttered … Continue reading

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Kaloakulua, one of Kauai’s albatross: Part 2

Over the past three years, the Bird Cams Project has been placing high-definition, live-streaming cameras on the nests of many species, including well-known ones like red-tailed hawks and great blue herons. Eldermire says the group decided to add a Laysan … Continue reading

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Kaloakulua, one of Kauai’s albatross: Part 1

Come along and meet a precious albatross fledgling on Kauai from hatching through her first flight.  Enjoy this 5 part posting. Laysan albatross pairs share parental duties and work for seven months to raise a single chick (Kaloakulua’s parents are … Continue reading

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Cute Pandas Playing On The Slide

Chengdu in southwest China has been the hometown of the giant panda (one of the world’s most endangered species) for more than 8 million years. The Chengdu Panda Base (a not-for-profit organization) is a world- renowned breeding and research center … Continue reading

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Dogs Annoying Cats With Friendship

Dogs just want to be friends with cats, while cats prefer to have their own space.  Despite repeated rejections, dogs keep trying …. http://www.flixxy.com/dogs-annoying-cats-with-their-friendship.htm

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10 Pictures of Piglets That Will Melt Your Heart

Most piglets grow up in dark, dirty and cramped conditions on factory farms where they are slaughtered for pork at just three to six months old. They never get to experience the joys of  piglethood, which involves play fighting, mudbathing, … Continue reading

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‘What A Wonderful World’

A beautiful rendition by singer and voice actress Elena Haydurova from Ulan Ude, Russia. http://www.flixxy.com/what-a-wonderful-world-elena-haydurova.htm

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