Posted May 14, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

Mother, Ma, Mom, Mama, Mum, Mommy, Mummy, Mutter, Mutti, Maman, Madre, Mamacita . . .

Posted April 29, 2017 by Creature Features

Flying tigers at my airport? It's more likely than you think thanks to Russian airline Transaero, one of whose jets has been painted in the likeness of a Siberian Tiger's face.

Posted April 25, 2017 by Creature Features

The main gate of the Central Zoo in Pyongyang, North Korea takes the form of an enormous tiger's head with visitors entering and exiting through the big cat's mouth.

Posted April 14, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

Here we have photographic proof that everyone loves dolphins, especially kids -- even furry ones.

Posted February 7, 2017 by Creature Features

Hey tigers, where's your pride? We hate to fat-shame animals but these bloated big cats at the Siberian Tiger Park near Harbin, China make Garfield look like an Olympic athlete.

Posted January 9, 2017 by Ron Callari

As fate and the stats would have it, even though Alabama’s Crimson Tide took home the win and bragging rights last year, the odds-on favorite for 2017 by several sources is calling Alabama . . .

Posted December 1, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

At this dark time of year people don't usually think of braving the cold to go to the zoo -- especially at night. During the month of December zoos all over North America change this up by creating month-long events called Zoo Lights or Wild Lights. They decorate their grounds with millions of twinkle lights and displays of animals made of lights right alongside the live animals that live there.

Posted November 23, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

When it comes to Turkey Day for many people the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is nearly as important as the bird, friends and family, and football. Well, maybe not football. At any rate, this year marks the 90th anniversary of the iconic parade and there is a huge history with animals and the parade right from the start. Chances are that this event will be a part of your holiday.