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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...

'River Monsters' Down Under: An Extremely Rare Glyphis Shark

Posted 05.21.2012 | TV

The latest installment of "River Monsters" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on Animal Planet) found host Jeremy Wade visiting Western Australia. He was in search ...

'Swamp Wars': Massive Burmese Python At Daycare Center

Posted 05.14.2012 | TV

On "Swamp Wars" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on Animal Planet) the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue's Venom One team responded to a call about a massive Burmese python near...

'River Monsters': Ninjas Attack!

Posted 05.14.2012 | TV

"River Monsters" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on Animal Planet) host, biologist and extreme angler Jeremy Wade, frequently flirts with danger on his quest to fin...

'River Monsters': A Nearly Extinct Monster And The Mafia In Russia

Posted 05.07.2012 | TV

Fans of Kaluga caviar had to think twice about their favored delicacy after watching the latest episode of "River Monsters" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on Anima...

'Swamp Wars' Team Captures Flesh-Eating Lizard In Public Park

Posted 05.07.2012 | TV

"Swamp Wars" (Sun., 8 p.m. ET on Animal Planet) shows some intense and shocking footage of dangerous and wild creatures, but the show also serves as a...

Is This Owl Real or Fake?

David Mizejewski | Posted 04.24.2012 | Green
David Mizejewski

2012-04-24-Screenshot20120424at7.51.58PM.jpgYou have to wonder what drew the owl to that exact spot, especially since owls are not social animals and typically avoid each other in the wild.

'River Monsters': Jeremy Wade Is Dangerously Careless

Posted 04.23.2012 | TV

"River Monsters" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on Animal Planet) host, biologist and extreme angler Jeremy Wade travels the world looking for man-eating freshwate...

'Rivers Monsters': Stormy Crocodile Infested Waters

Posted 04.16.2012 | TV

Jeremy Wade was in search of a man-eating snake-fish in the Zambezi River in Africa on the latest installment of "River Monsters" (Sun., 10 p.m. ET on...

'Finding Bigfoot' Seeks Sasquatch's Michigan Stomping Ground

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 04.12.2012 | Detroit

The stars of a popular cable show are combing the woods around Houghton Lake, Mich., for signs of the the giant bipedal ape-man known as Bigfoot. Anim...

Clueless Texter Bumps Into a Bear

David Mizejewski | Posted 06.10.2012 | Green
David Mizejewski

The man in the video got the shock of his life when he looked up from his texting only to come face to face with a black bear that wandered into town. While his reaction is pretty funny, he's lucky he looked up when he did, otherwise he would have walked right into the bear.

'River Monsters': What Fish Is 8x Bigger Than A Piranha And Eats Human Flesh?

Posted 04.09.2012 | TV

Jeremy Wade went off in search of a fish that is supposedly as deadly as a piranha but up to eight times larger in size on "River Monsters" (Sun., 10 ...

'River Monsters' Premiere: Search For A Bull Shark

Posted 04.02.2012 | TV

Jeremy Wade and "River Monsters" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on Animal Planet) returned for a fourth season, with Wade on the hunt for a bigger and better monste...

It's Quite Simple: Unfollow Trump Jr. on Twitter & 'Fire' Sons From the Show

Randall | Posted 05.15.2012 | Comedy
Randall

Donald Trump has to deal with his beyond privileged sons, Eric and Donald Jr. Sponsors are starting to pull themselves from Celebrity Apprentice, and why not? As long as these two "sporty" hunters, continue to co-host the program with "daddy," there's no reason to support the show as long as Don Jr. refuses to apologize and drop his "holier than thou," 1983 elitist attitude.