Conservation

Love Cuddling Wombats? Have Tasmanian Tourism Officials Got A Job For You!

“Must love wombats” is one of several requirements tourism officials in Tasmania, Australia deem essential to the “job” of Wombat Cuddler. If you think you've got what it takes to soothe this not-so-savage beast, then get the devil to Tasmania, stat!

Gorillas, Endangered Gentle Giants With A Heart Of Gold

While gorillas are often characterized in film as wild and mean-tempered jungle beasts, there’s too much evidence in the real world that suggests the contrary. These magnificent creatures are not only our closest cousins on the evolutionary scale (98% of their DNA is identical to that of humans) . . .

183-Year-Old Tortoise Gets New Lease On Life With Healthy Diet

Jonathon, an approximately 183-year-old tortoise, is living proof a healthy diet can change your life. Find out here exactly what he ate and the amazing transformation it had on him. You'll also learn the average lifespan of giant tortoises and how taking a cue from them can help extend our own lives and that of our pets.

View My Menacing Presence! The Lion Under The Bed Animal Video Of The Day!!!

I have a rule: never look under the bed before going to sleep.  There could be a monster, a creepy guy, a clown, or (in my case) a shark waiting to get ya.  In this case it is a giant, ferocious lion!  Gah!

Check Out What This Smart Kid Created To Save Animals -- The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

This young Maasai gentleman from Kenya kept losing his father's cows to lions.  The way that he confronted this problem was unique--and made him famous.

Making Whalers Extinct Versus The Whales?

The tides are turning literally and figuratively in bringing the heinous act of whale hunting to an end. Conservationists are hopeful that their successful efforts in shuttering one commercial whaling shop in Iceland might be the first beacon of hope that their efforts will go world-wide, and that the final chapter of whale hunting might be in our foreseeable future.

Get Your Shopping Hopping With A Frog

It ain't easy going green, but it can be just a little easier with the help of this Frog Reusable Shopping Bag. Cutting down on the waste of paper and plastic grocery bags by using your own bags is a great step in the right direction.