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Tuna! The Amazing Animal Video Of The Day!!!

The last time I went snorkeling I had a very bizarre panic attack.  I've never had that experience before.  I suspect it was a combination of the tightness of the diving mask, which was somewhat claustrophobic, and the immensity of the reef, which made me feel like I was falling into a bottomless pit.  I got past all of this and had a great time--but I can safely say I'm very glad that I didn't get caught in this

Why Don't We Ride Zebras? The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

As bizarre as this sounds, I've wondered why we don't ride zebras.  They seem robust.  The look like horses.  They seem to act like horses.  So, there has to be a reason that they've not been domesticated, right?

The Horror Of Abuse--And The Power Of Love. The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

This is not easy to watch (though it ends well).  This dog was abused.  The power of love and caring becomes very apparent as this video progresses.  Get the tissues out...

Whale Rescue! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Every now and then there is a video posted that inspires renewed hope in the good that can be found in humanity.  This is one of those videos...

Head Gear For Blind Dogs? The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Egad!  That little pooch in the picture looks like she's ready to go off to battle!  What is this strange device that she is wearing?  And does it work?

3D Printer Gives Dog New Paws

Advancements in prosthetics for humans and animals have given a dog named Derby a new lease on life thanks to a 3D printer.

Studies Show Dogs Exhibit Prosocial Behavior When It Comes To Sharing

According to a new study, dogs may have the same prosocial behavior patterns as people and primates, man’s closest living relatives in the animal world.