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WATCH: Angry Mama Llama Gets Spitting Mad

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.29.2013 | Weird News

If there are worse ways to spend a day than getting spit on by angry llamas, animal trapper Ernie Brown Jr. has yet to find one. Brown, who is bett...

Loch Ness Monster Or Greenland Shark?

Posted 05.28.2013 | TV

The "River Monsters" finale saw Jeremy Wade go after one of the most-famous mythological creatures: the Loch Ness Monster. However, the search took Wa...

The Mermaids Are Back

Posted 07.27.2013 | TV

On "Mermaids: The New Evidence," Animal Planet revisited its documentary about the existence of mermaids from last year, "Mermaids: The Body Found." B...

Mermaids on Animal Planet: What's Myth? What's Real?

Brenda Peterson | Posted 07.23.2013 | Green
Brenda Peterson

Maybe we're asking the wrong question by just focusing on whether these haunting CGI merpeople are real or myth. The real question is: Why are we making our oceans too dangerous to sustain all life?

Television's Endless War Opens a Brand New Front

Kevin McDonough | Posted 05.05.2013 | TV
Kevin McDonough

Over the past several years, "Wars" and rumors of war have erupted in the strangest places. A reality series about the banality of the DMV becomes "Parking Wars." Scrounge artists bidding on abandoned lockers wage "Storage Wars." Interior decorators declare "Design Wars."

Learning To Forgive With 'Pit Bulls And Parolees'

Ann Brenoff | Posted 04.19.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

Midlife is the perfect time of life for those of us who are deadline-driven. While the sand in our hourglasses isn't in imminent danger of running out, most of us realize that our time no longer feels unlimited. It's today or never to determine how we spend the next chapters.

WATCH: Puppy Bowl Contenders Visit HuffPost Live

The Huffington Post | John Stephens | Posted 02.01.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Canine members of the 2013 Puppy Bowl starting lineup, along with Puppy Bowl referee Dan Schachner joined HuffPost Live's Ricky Camilleri in studio on...

LOOK: Puppy Bowl IX Lineup Revealed!

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.24.2013 | Good News

While football fans anticipate the approaching Super Bowl bonanza, lovers of animals (and all things cute and cuddly) can now celebrate the advent of...

Did The Team Discover The First Footage Ever On 'Finding Bigfoot'?

Posted 01.21.2013 | TV

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LOOK: Local Kittens, Animal Trainer, Featured On Too Cute Kitten Cam

Posted 11.12.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Like you need another reason to watch a 24/7 kitten livestream. Animal Planet's Too Cute Kitten Cam will feature more than just cute ...

'Finding Bigfoot': Evidence Of Baby Bigfoot?

Posted 10.23.2012 | TV

The "Finding Bigfoot" team headed to upstate New York to look into the famous footage from 1997 of an alleged "baby bigfoot." The footage showed what ...

David Moye

WATCH: Jane Goodall Goes Ape For Bigfoot

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 10.02.2012 | Weird News

The most famous primatologist in the world is ape about Bigfoot. Jane Goodall made her name studying chimpanzees in Africa and by discovering that ...

The 2012 Fall TV Schedule (Or Something Like It)

Spencer Green | Posted 11.04.2012 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Mondays, 8-9: NBC - Launching the Careers of Mediocre Singers As Though the Fate of Western Civilization Depended On It And, At This Point, It Probably Does

WATCH: Kitten Climbs Ottoman, Doesn't Know How To Get Off It

Posted 07.19.2012 | Good News

"A small apartment looks awfully big when you weigh only 10 ounces, but Fabrina is ready to see every inch of it," begins this aww-inducing Animal Pla...

Federal Agency Squashes Mermaid Rumors

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 07.04.2012 | Green

In an effort to clear up any potential confusion on the subject of mermaids, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has released a...

'Gator Boys': Severely Injured Veteran Wrestles An Alligator

Posted 07.02.2012 | TV

On "Gator Boys" (Sun., 9 p.m. EST on Animal Planet) Paul Bedard and Jimmy Riffle helped make a wounded veteran's dream come true. Todd Love, Corpor...

'Gator Boys': 500lb. Alligator Pulls Paul Into The Water

Posted 08.24.2012 | TV

The "Gator Boys" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on Animal Planet) were called in to deal with an alligator that had invaded one family's swimming hole, but the beas...

Wolves Kill Keeper at Swedish Zoo

Tony Phillips | Posted 08.18.2012 | Weird News
Tony Phillips

Animals are very good at what they do or they wouldn't have made it through the process of natural selection, let alone the spread of humanity across the earth. If what an animal does is kill things, then unless it's a very small animal, I don't get close to it.

'Gator Boys': Photoshoot With Swimsuit Models

Posted 06.18.2012 | TV

On the latest episode of "Gator Boys" (Sun., 9 p.m. EST on Animal Planet) Paul Bedard and Jimmy Riffle had a photoshoot to promote their rescue center...

'Call Of The Wildman': Catching Boa Constrictor With Bare Hands

Posted 06.18.2012 | TV

Ernie "Turtleman" Brown, Jr. is very good at what he does, even if he uses unorthodox methods to accomplish his goals. He runs his own business, takin...

The Dog Days Of Summer TV

AP | SUE MANNING | Posted 07.29.2012 | TV

LOS ANGELES — Summer television used to mean reruns. This year it's gone to the dogs. Several new shows star dogs and their owners in need of h...

A Real Mermaid Revealed On Animal Planet?

Posted 05.28.2012 | TV

The idea of mermaids has tantalized seafarers for millenia, and as part of Monster Week on Animal Planet, the network aired Charlie Foley's "speculati...

David Moye

WATCH: Mermaid Gives Birth

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 05.26.2012 | Weird News

The mermaid legend has been around since before the Romans ruled the earth, and even back then, guys were asking the same question: How did these woma...

'Swamp Wars': Huge Burmese Python Found in Swimming Pool On Christmas Day

Posted 05.25.2012 | TV

On "Swamp Wars" (Thu., 9 p.m. ET on Animal Planet) one family found a very nasty Christmas Day visitor lurking in their pool: a 13-feet-long Burmese p...

'Man-Eating Super Croc' Features 20-Foot Crocodile

Posted 05.24.2012 | TV

A legendary beast in a Filipino fishing community captured headlines when it reportedly killed and ate two of the villagers. On the Monster Week speci...