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Posted June 6, 2014 by Laurie Kay Olson

We all know someone out there who is against keeping wild animals as pets. It is a controversial issue as more and more states are limiting or outlawing keeping wild animals. But what if that animal has chosen to stay with its human family of its own free will? The Renaud family of Ottawa, Canada, have found themselves in just such a position with Walter the Crow.

Posted June 5, 2014 by Ron Callari

A pair of phoenixes have winged their way to the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City. Weighing in
at 6 tons apiece and measuring 100 feet, one would think these
creatures hailed from the Mesozoic Era of dinosaurs or escaped from a
Steven Spielberg movie set of a sequel to Jurassic Park. Instead they're the creation of a sculptor who transported his massive work of art from the East to the West.

Posted June 5, 2014 by Laurie Kay Olson

Tally is a beautiful husky mix DOG. It is important to make the point that she really is a dog because this pretty pooch acts more like a cat. She curls up with all four paws tucked under her, like a cat. She likes to hang out under the table, like a cat. And she loves to get into boxes, like a cat. It all makes for one unusual dog.

Posted June 4, 2014 by Ron Callari

The act of "Tree Hugging" has taken a bad rap over the years, particularly in the political arena, where conservative partisans on the right use the descriptor as a derogatory term for those on the left.
Liberals are chided as tree huggers primarily because of their
environmentally-friendly leanings towards a desire to preserve the
world's natural resources.

Posted June 4, 2014 by Creature Features

The 2014 FIFA World Cup is just about ready to rumble but sports predicting critters Fred the Ferret and Paul the Octopus have both retired from prognosticating. Whatever will soccer fans do? Fear not, futball fanatics, ten baby pandas are promising to predict the winners online and on TV before each game.

Posted June 4, 2014 by Laurie Kay Olson

Daphne (Jenkins) Sheldrick came into the world 80 years ago today in
Kenya with an incredible mission ahead of her -- to help orphaned
animals survive and thrive. It is a mission that she has accomplished
admirably with grace and style. Among her accomplishments are her
pioneering work in perfecting the right husbandry and milk formula have
saved countless elephants, rhinos, and other baby animals from certain

Posted June 3, 2014 by Creature Features

Florentijn Hofman is at it again and his latest masterpiece is the cat's meow. Known for his gigantic inflatable rubber duckies, the Dutch artist's encore is an enormous pink cat crafted from bamboo and created through the use of 3D printing technology.

Posted June 1, 2014 by Ron Callari

Similar to a musician who also went by the name, "Cat," Keyboard Cat seems to have ripped a page out of
Cat Stevens' playbook (or should we say songbook?) After hitting the
charts in the early 70s only to become an instant success, the famed
singer-songwriter of 'Tea for the Tillerman' fame removed himself from the public eye. . .