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A Trail of Tears: Big Cat Ownership

A Trail of Tears: Big Cat Ownership

08.31.2012
"Here we go again," I thought as I hung up the phone. Another private owner has eight tigers and can't afford to care for them anymore....
Bizarre 'Penis Head' Fish Discovered

Bizarre 'Penis Head' Fish Discovered

08.30.2012
By Megan Gannon, LiveScience News Editor: A new species of fish with a penis on its head has been discovered in Vietnam. But it's not...
I Can Haz Film Festival?

I Can Haz Film Festival?

08.29.2012
MINNEAPOLIS -- Warning: This is a story about online cat videos. If you're among the seemingly tiny minority of the general population...
Premature Baby Donkey Wears Adorable Pink Casts Until Legs Are Strong Enough

Premature Baby Donkey Wears Adorable Pink Casts Until Legs Are Strong Enough

Laura Hibbard  08.20.2012
Primrose, a donkey born at the Bind Equine Veterinary Practice in Bridgnorth, Shropshire in the United Kingdom, was born so premature she...
PHOTO: The 'Penis Snake' Looks Exactly As You'd Think

PHOTO: The 'Penis Snake' Looks Exactly As You'd Think

08. 4.2012
Don't worry, the "penis snake" is totally safe for work. Even though it looks exactly as you'd think. The unusual species gained its...
Unlikely Cute Animal of the Week: Sid the Baby Pangolin

Unlikely Cute Animal of the Week: Sid the Baby Pangolin

07.30.2012
When under attack, this walking pine cone curls himself into a tight ball, protecting his soft underbelly with his scaly, razor-sharp armor....
WOOL YOU BE CALLING? South African Sheepherder Gives Cellphones To Flock

WOOL YOU BE CALLING? South African Sheepherder Gives Cellphones To Flock

David Moye  07.16.2012
When South African sheepherder Erard Louw had 27 sheep and 13 lambs stolen in a matter of days, it really got his goat. His farm near...
10 Freaky Animals You Have to See to Believe

10 Freaky Animals You Have to See to Believe

07.16.2012
In Freaks and Creeps, I head off to the farthest corners of the planet to seek out some of the strangest animals in existence.
Fish Lures Mates With Clever Trick

Fish Lures Mates With Clever Trick

07.15.2012
By Gisela Telis The way to a woman's heart is through her stomach--at least for the swordtail characin. When a male of this tropical...
How'd This Baby Deer End Up In This State Trooper's Car

How'd This Baby Deer End Up In This State Trooper's Car

07.14.2012
BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- A Washington State Patrol trooper who responded to a report of a deer killed by a truck on Interstate 5 ended up with...

World's Weirdest Penis (VIDEO)

07. 5.2012
I've just finished filming my new series, Freaks and Creeps for National Geographic Wild, in which I travel to the furthest corners of...
How to Live With Lions

How to Live With Lions

06.25.2012
People and lions have been living together for millennia and, until quite recently, managed to co-exist without devastating consequences...
Ohio Doing Right by Animals

Ohio Doing Right by Animals

06. 6.2012
No one should be allowed ever to "own" a wild animal. Wildlife belong in the wild and no one should ever put the animals or the public...
LOOK: Adorable Baby Flamingo Will Steal Your Heart

LOOK: Adorable Baby Flamingo Will Steal Your Heart

06. 5.2012
Meet one of SeaWorld Orlando's newest additions: a Caribbean flamingo chick. The fluffy youngster is one of two chicks that will soon...