You know how it is as a pet owner -- sometimes those animals can really get in your hair. For one little girl names Emma this recently took on a very literal meaning when the family's beloved pet lizard managed to wriggle its way into one of her braids. When Emma realized what had happened she began to scream and a great deal of confusion ensued.
There's a pair of bald eagles who have just had their third “convocation” in the National Arboretum, hatching two eaglets, “DC4” and “DC5,” this past February. These chicks really need better names, and you are invited to submit them! Even if you're not up to renaming DC4 and DC5, you MUST see them!
If you haven’t heard about her before now, it’s a bit surprising, since this story has been developing for over a year. And when I say ‘developing’ I’m talking literally — because 15 months is the length of time it takes for a giraffe to deliver a newborn.