animals

Lion Rescued From Syrian Aleppo Gives Birth In Jordan

According to Agence France-Presse, a charity has successfully transferred 13 animals to a new home in Jordan via Turkey from a neglected Syrian zoo. A lioness who was among the rescued animals gave birth to a healthy cub just hours after arriving.

Panda baby at Japan zoo gets a checkup

Tokyo's Ueno Zoo said Friday the panda, born June 12, was ruled a female by examining experts, according to Phys.org. It's difficult to determine the gender of a panda newborn. The zoo had also been careful not to separate the baby from

Sea lion drags girl into water off dock in Canada – video

A local resident captured dramatic video on Saturday showing a sea lion grabbing a young girl by the dress and dragging her into the water off a dock at Steveston in Richmond, British Columbia, Joinfo.com reports with reference to CBC

Guy Hides Camera In Bucket Of Water To See Who Comes To Drink, And Result Doesn’t Disappoint

We see different creatures, from bees, to chickens, to a donkey and a rabbit. The video was uploaded by John Wells from The Field Lab, a Southwest Texas alternative energy and sustainable living field laboratory, according to Bored Panda. “I was pleasantly

Tiny, adorable baby otter rescued by hero Arizonans

The 4-week-old animal was dehydrated and covered with fleas when three heroes from Salt River Project noticed the otter struggling to escape the drying canal, according to Mashable. "He was calling for his momma, we assumed," Craig Boggs, one of the utility

First wild bison calves born at Banff National Park

For the first time in over 140 years tiny bison calves will be grazing on the rocky slopes of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. This little calf was born on Saturday in the Panther Valley area followed by two other calves, Joinfo.com

United Airlines investigates giant rabbit death

The 90cm-long bunny, called Simon, was found dead in the cargo hold when the flight arrived at Chicago's O'Hare airport from London Heathrow, according to the BBC. Reports in UK media say the continental giant rabbit was being delivered to a new

Orca gives birth to last baby at SeaWorld

SeaWorld said the orca -- the last in a generation of whales bred in confinement -- was born Wednesday afternoon. The company did not immediately name the calf because the park's veterinarians had not yet determined whether it was male or female,

Taiwan officially bans eating cat and dog meat

The bill also prohibits those using a car or motorbike from pulling their pets alongside them on a lead as they travel, according to the BBC. Anyone caught breaching the order faces a large fine or up to two years in prison

Meet Moshow, The Man Who Went Viral For Rapping About His Cat

According to Complex, the entire internet rejoiced in unison when this video of a guy rapping while giving his cat a bath went viral to the tune of 1.8 million views; a second cat-bathing freestyle clip is sitting at damn near five million