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Amazing Animals

WATCH: Fish Turns Sniper To Snag Distant Prey

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.05.2014 | Science

We've all heard the expression "as easy as shooting fish in a barrel." Well, if the barrel happens to be full of archerfish, they may be shooting back...

NEWS: Skateboarding CAT

Posted 01.28.2014 | Weird News

There are skateboarding dogs, and then there are skateboarding cats. That is all. Didga the cat is from Australia, where apparently everything is j...

This Is Proof That A Pit Bull Will Go To Any Lengths To Save His Owner

Posted 01.23.2014 | Good News

Pit bulls have been called many things. Unfortunately, caring and heroic aren't often among them. Still, those are the only words we'd use to descr...

WATCH: Leopard Cub Adopts Her Prey's Baby, Shows What We Can Learn From The Animal World

Posted 01.23.2014 | Good News

Humans can learn so much from the natural world. While we often struggle to get along with each other, animals can make room in their hearts even for ...

WATCH: This Rescue Dog Should Probably Call Herself Spiderdog

Posted 11.12.2013 | Good News

Here's some proof that you can come back from practically anything. Lexi, a border collie, was in bad shape when she was rescued from the Scottish...

WOW: Hero Guide Dog Saves Baby From Oncoming Car

Posted 09.23.2013 | Good News

A British guide dog named Jet is being called a hero for saving the life of her handler's year-old son. Jet's owner, Jessica Cowley of Leigh, Engl...

LOOK: Fla. Pig Using Wheelchair Becomes An Inspiration

AP | TAMARA LUSH | Posted 05.31.2013 | Good News

SUMTERVILLE, Fla. -- In many circumstances, a piglet without the use of its hind legs would be put down. But Chris P. Bacon's unusual condition has ma...

LOOK: Shelby, The Seizure Dog, Refuses To Let Her Owner Suffer Alone

Posted 03.28.2013 | Good News

Four years ago, an Arizona blogger wrote about the heartbreaking loyalty of her rescued assistance dog Shelby, and the story is still moving thousands...

WATCH: Service Dog Helps Mom Change Diapers

Posted 03.29.2013 | Good News

One of England's most beloved service dogs is back in the spotlight for helping his owner -- who recently became a mother -- change diapers. Chery...

WATCH: Delightful Dogs Play The Flea Waltz

Posted 03.15.2012 | Good News

Next week at the University of Wisconsin-Stout, Professor Timothy Pennings will give a presentation in which he hopes to prove that dogs -- or at the ...

PHOTOS: Biggest, Fastest, Deadliest: World's Most Extreme Animals

Posted 03.04.2012 | Science

Among animals, the blue whale is the biggest and the cheetah is the fastest runner— most of us have known this since grade school. But many of the e...

PHOTOS: 'Oscars For Animals' Spotlight Extreme Creatures

Posted 02.24.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 02/24/2012 07:23 AM EST on LiveScience Movie stars will soon be walking the red car...

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WATCH: Alaska's Alleged Sea Serpent Caught On Film

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 09.19.2011 | Weird News

It has a horse-like head at the end of a long neck, with big eyes and humps on its back. It undulates above the surface for just a moment before divin...

Lee Speigel

What A Bite: Gigantic Sea Monster Skull May Be The Biggest Ever Discovered

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 09.15.2011 | Weird News

A T-Rex might have seemed like a mere snack to the animal whose gigantic jaws are now on permanent display in England. As Huffpost Green noted, in ...

WATCH: Hugging Big Cats At South Africa's Lion Park

Posted 09.19.2011 | Green

Noam and Tom are 10-month-old lions enjoying their stay at South Africa's Lion Park. The Gauteng province wildlife conservatory houses over 80 lions, ...

Proving That Size Does Matter, The Singing Penis Insect Is The Loudest Animal On Earth

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Courtship never sounded so sweet -- at least in the insect kingdom. It appears that a tiny bug known as the singing penis (also, water boatman, or Mi...

Elephant Playing Basketball (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Who would have thought that elephants could be so versatile? According to Henrietta Walsh of the Telegraph, elephants at the Island Safari Center i...

Animals With Superpowers (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Huffington Post | ThienVinh Nguyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Environmental forces have motivated animals to creatively adapt in nature. From camouflage to agility to acute senses, some animals have managed to d...