For starters, giant pandas expend about 38 percent of the same energy as compared to other creatures of the same body mass. To maintain such a low metabolism, they do indeed move slowly.
Check out his video and watch these favorite family pets chase their tails, bark at their reflections, try to play catch and sneak food off the table...and fail in adorable fashion!
Have you ever seen a photo of a pet in need of a home and thought, "I wish I could help"? But maybe you work too much. Maybe you don't have the money. Maybe you don't how how he or she will get along with your current pet.
As New Horizons makes its final approach, it does so due to the corrective measures its advocates used to help it reach its target. Similarly, the insights, inspiration, and new information collected at the Best Friends National Conference will help advocates reach our target.
Without further delay, let me introduce the partner with whom I am currently exploring a whole new world. Nacho is a soft, squishy, thoughtful yellow lab.
A few weeks ago we stopped by the fabulously hectic office of PR guru Nadine Johnson to get the scoop on dog mascot Lupo. He's stolen every heart in the office, so along with photographer Kimberly M. Wang/Eardog.com and Mindy Montney of Dog & Co, we dug further to see what made this dog tick!
Are my students ever eager for knowledge in the way that I am eager for this new partnership? If not, why? What do we do or don't we do in education to make learning a keen, riveting, consuming source of excitement?
Are you sharing your home with kitty combatants? If so, you're not alone. Many multi-cat households face similar issues. Some feline roomies simply do...
Have you ever found it difficult to connect with a pet in a dog shelter? They are loud places where lots of animals are jumping, barking and competing for your attention. That's why the Humane Society of Utah decided to give each dog its individual chance to shine in front of the lights of their staff photographer, Guinnever Shuster, to show off its unique personality.
It might be hard to accept that someone's pet earns more money than you do -- but unless you're really rich, it's true. From internet sensations, to movie stars, to commercial actors, to print models, cats, dogs and animals of all stripes have raked in millions -- or even tens of millions -- for their owners.
A couple of months ago, when I was in Adak, WAY out in Alaska's Aleutian Chain, working on a wild and woolly travel story a local woman named Elaine Smiloff took a photographer and me out to see the sights...
My dog just died. She was my daughter, my best friend, my soul sister and my loyal protector. She wanted nothing more than to be near me. Well, act...
Orphaned and alone, two unlikely pals brought each other friendship in a time of need.
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Beautiful in so many ways: w...
The Supreme Court's ruling may be a progressive move for Americans, but this is nothing new for animals. Did you know that at least 1500 species of animals have been engaging in homosexual activity sans judgment from their peers for eons?
Because who can resist animal pictures, especially when they have to do with weddings?