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Scientists Identify The Earth's Oldest Known Animal Fossils
Solving the mystery of a life form known as Dickinsonia has been called paleontology's "Holy Grail."
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Frenchman Shares His Home With 400 Reptile Roommates
“I think it’s unfair to treat these animals the way we do because we don’t understand them,” Philippe Gillet said.
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75-Year-Old Volunteer Visits Animal Shelter Every Day And Naps With Cats
“[He sleeps for] about an hour, then he’ll wake up and switch cats,” said the founder of Safe Haven Pet Sanctuary.
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Cat Doesn't Get The Cream, But Does Get A Bag Full Of Narcotics
The cat in Bristol, southwest England, was found curled up with the illegal stash.
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Young Narwhal Adopted By Totally Chill Beluga Whale Pod
"It's a like a big social ball of young juveniles that are playing some social, sexual games," one Canadian whale expert said.
Reporter Interrupts Livestream To Help Rescue Dog From Hurricane Florence Flooding
WTVD's Julie Wilson carried a Rottweiler through knee-deep water in North Carolina.
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‘Survivor’ The Kitten Flees Hurricane Florence Floodwater Clinging To Man's Neck
"I'm an animal lover," Robert Simmons Jr. told The News & Observer.
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'Cats And Dogs Will Never Know How Much They Are Worshipped On The Internet'
The most profound “Shower Thoughts” on Reddit from the last week.
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Orca From Same Pod Where Mother Carried Lost Calf Presumed Dead
There are now just 74 southern resident orcas left in the wild.
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How To Keep Your Pets Safe During A Hurricane
As Hurricane Florence approaches, take steps to protect your cats, dogs and other beloved animals.
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Here's How To Keep Your Pets Safe During A Hurricane
Whether evacuating or taking shelter at home, here’s how to keep your pets safe during a hurricane.
Rabbit Hash Historical Society
Rest In Peace To The Former Dog Mayor Of Rabbit Hash, Kentucky
Lucy Lou served her community for eight years and even ran for U.S. president.
Dogs Take Over The Catwalk
These adorable (and adoptable) doggies took over a New York Fashion Week runway.
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North Carolina's Wild Horses Will Ride Out Hurricane Florence In The Wild
The state's famous herd animals know how to take care of themselves, experts say.
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Hundreds Of Dolphins Dash Past California Coast In Magical Video Of 'Superpod'
Seeing this many dolphins move together is mesmerizing.
People Are Swapping Donald Trump In Photos For Penguins And It's Comedy Gold
“Veep” creator Armando Iannucci sparked a new meme with his Twitter proposal.
Watch These Safari Park Tourists Get An Unexpected Cuddle Session With A Lion
Filya the lion just wanted some cuddles, so she hopped on a safari tour cart to get steal some quick hugs.
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I Ran Away With The Circus But Quit After Confronting A Sad Truth I Learned There
Nancy Richardson Fischer
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The moment I wish I could most do over is working for Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus for a year.
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Russian TV Show Devoted To Vladimir Putin Claims He Intimidates Bears
Putin's official spokesman says bears "aren't idiots" and "behave themselves" around the Russian president.
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This New Zealand Village May Ban Cats
Environmental officials say prohibiting cats in the village of Omaui could protect native wildlife.
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A Serial Cat Killer Has Mutilated At Least A Dozen Cats In Washington State
The man who discovered the body of the latest cat called the scene "gut-wrenching."
People Are Rallying To Help Lonely Dolphin Trapped At Abandoned Aquarium
By Mayuko Ono, Reuters
Honey the dolphin, along with dozens of penguins, were left at Japan's Inubosaki Marine Park Aquarium when the place closed.
Therapy Dogs Ease The Stress Of Transition For College Students
On some campuses, therapy dogs are available full-time and even keep office hours.
Bear Invades “The Shining” Hotel
The hotel that inspired Stephen King’s “The Shining” was invaded by a curious, little brown bear.
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Cop Who Left Labrador In Hot Vehicle For Hours Won't Face Charges In Dog's Death
The police chief said Officer David Hurt made a tragic mistake by leaving Turbo the dog in the vehicle.
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The Ridiculously Cute Dog Challenge To Distract You From All The Doom And Gloom
Behold the #SnootChallenge, which is taking over Twitter.
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