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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.

'Hillbilly Handfishin'': Skipper Gets Hit In The Face With A Fish

Posted 02.27.2012 | TV

Week after week viewers have seen Skipper Bivins and the gang wrestle massive catfish out of the depths on "Hillbilly Handfishin'" (Sun., 8 p.m. EST o...

Another Whopper Is Caught On 'Hillbilly Handfishin'

Posted 02.20.2012 | TV

The handfishers on "Hillbilly Handfishin'" (Sun., 8 p.m. EST on Animal Planet) and "Mudcats" pull giant catfish out of the water so regularly that vie...

'Gator Boys': Python Bites Volunteer

Posted 02.20.2012 | TV

Working in the Florida Everglades, the "Gator Boys" (Sun., 9 p.m. EST on Animal Planet) are in the business of trapping alligators who've taken a wron...

Lee Speigel

The Infrared Hunt For Bigfoot

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 02.15.2012 | Weird News

Armed with a military-type array of special night-vision and infrared technology, a group of determined hunters has only one mutual outcome on their c...

Jimmy Tries A Dangerous Stunt On 'Gator Boys'

Posted 02.13.2012 | TV

Paul Bedard and Jimmy Riffle are the "Gator Boys" (Sun., 9 p.m. EST on Animal Planet). Working in the Florida Everglades, they're in the business of t...

Rookie Catches Massive Catfish On 'Hillbilly Handfishin''

Posted 04.13.2012 | TV

Shan's relationship with his mom Carla had been deteriorating since he moved to Florida, so they thought a spot of "Hillbilly Handfishin'" (Sin., 8 p....

Model Gets Hit In The Face With A Fish On 'Hillbilly Handfishin''

Posted 02.10.2012 | TV

Models Melissa and Tabby joined the "Hillbilly Handfishin''' (Weds.,10 p.m. EST on Animal Planet) gang in Oklahoma as they tried to learn the ancient ...

Snake Obsession Gets Dangerous On 'Animal Hoarding'

Posted 02.06.2012 | TV

Patrick lives with more than 20 snakes and reptiles, including three reticulated pythons that are over 12 feet long. On "Confesssions: Animal Hoarding...

Boy Bitten By Snake On 'Snake Man Of Appalachia'

Posted 02.03.2012 | TV

Verlin Short, a.k.a. the "Snake Man Of Appalachia" (Thu., 9 p.m. EST on Animal Planet), has one of those jobs that come with big risks. Such as being ...

'American Stuffers' Finds Out Yorkshire Terrier Had Cancer

Posted 02.03.2012 | TV

Daniel Ross, owner of Xtreme Taxidermy and the star of "American Stuffers" (Thurs., 10 p.m. EST on Animal) knows his way around a dead animal, and so ...

Annemarie Dooling

Puppy Bowl 2012: A Happy Ending For One Fuzzy Player

HuffingtonPost.com | Annemarie Dooling | Posted 04.03.2012 | Green

On Sunday, Feb. 5, the players will enter the stadium, line up, and prepare to ... catch a tiny plastic football. That's right, the 59 fuzzy MVPs of t...

PHOTOS: Fumble The Dog To Rep Our City At The Puppy Bowl!

Posted 01.27.2012 | Los Angeles

Let's get ready to Fumble! Forget the Patriots and Giants. LA's own chihuahua-terrier mix, Fumble, will be representing our city in the 2012 Puppy...

Dixie Shoots & Stuffs Her First Pheasant On 'American Stuffers'

Posted 03.27.2012 | TV

Dixie was pretty excited at the beginning and at the end of her pheasant-hunting adventure on "American Stuffers" (Thu., 10 p.m. EST on Animal Planet)...

Adorable Puppy Bowl Puppies Revealed!

Posted 01.23.2012 | Entertainment

Are you ready for some puppies?! While Sunday's NFL conference championships will decide which teams will participate in the Super Bowl, the bigges...

Pit Bull Survives Horrible Fire

David Mizejewski | Posted 03.19.2012 | Green
David Mizejewski

Everyone assumed Spooky perished in the fire along with Mike's three cats. But when clean up workers began going through the burned out rubble, Spooky rose from the ashes relatively unscathed.

Watch: Lizard Plays Video Game

David Mizejewski | Posted 02.13.2012 | Green
David Mizejewski

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Grown Woman Terrified Of Kittens

Posted 01.28.2012 | Entertainment

While the rest of the internet purrs over them, one woman cowers in fear at... kittens. On an upcoming episode of "My Extreme Animal Phobia," a wom...

Ross Matthews and the Screaming Hairy Armadillo

David Mizejewski | Posted 01.11.2012 | Green
David Mizejewski

I recently made my debut appearance on Chelsea Lately on E!, so this week's Animal Oddity is about fun television segments.

Wild Killer Whales Put on a Show

David Mizejewski | Posted 01.04.2012 | Green
David Mizejewski

Residents of Puget Sound's Vashon Island were recently treated to the sight of dozens of killer whales hunting for salmon. What's odd about the event is how close these massive predators came to shore.

Wendy Williams Handles Scorpion and Giant Toad

David Mizejewski | Posted 12.28.2011 | Celebrity
David Mizejewski

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Grown Man Is Tearfully Terrified Of Pit Bull Puppy

Posted 12.22.2011 | Entertainment

It's become a cliche, a trite bit of lazy cartooning or children's show writing, to feature a gigantic mountain of a tough guy, intimidating to all, s...

New Antelope Discovered in Plain Sight

David Mizejewski | Posted 12.17.2011 | Green
David Mizejewski

There are actually dozens of specimens in museums and the animal has been recorded in the wild for decades. In fact, you can often find it in local food markets.

Odd Animal Removal Service

David Mizejewski | Posted 12.06.2011 | Green
David Mizejewski

Check out the photo below. Something is not quite right about it.

It's Easy to Hate Animal Hoarders

David Mizejewski | Posted 11.17.2011 | Green
David Mizejewski

The recent success of several television shows dealing with the issue of hoarding is due to what I call the train-wreck effect. Getting to go behind the veil into the homes of people with extreme hoarding behavior is like looking at a horrible accident: it's traumatizing to see but you just can't look away.