Posted March 17, 2016 by John P. Barker

Even our little furry buddies need to celebrate Saint Patrick's Day!  Just remember to heed to the rule in this video!  Dogs can't handle booze like us humans!

Posted March 15, 2016 by John P. Barker

Unless you have one of those rather alien looking (yet very sweet) hairless cats, you probably experience the same problem with fur that I do: each week enough fur gathers in corners, on the carpet, and on furniture to build a whole new cat.  This video provides some helpful hints to make this situation easier to handle.

Posted March 13, 2016 by John P. Barker

Meet Fawn.  She was born under some unfortunate circumstances that rendered her handicapped at birth.  Instead of being put down, she was adopted, rehabilitated and given braces to help her move around.  And she's doing great!

Posted March 11, 2016 by John P. Barker

Something urges me to go to Pig Island.  I'm not sure why.  The concept of swimming pigs that just want to hang out and eat treats has some odd appeal to me.

Posted March 10, 2016 by John P. Barker

So, how do you help a paralyzed rabbit?  You use a tiny toy skateboard and a sock (I think).  And the result is adorable.  Crank the cuteness level up to 11 on this one...

Posted March 9, 2016 by John P. Barker

Part of growing up, especially in the wild, is learning how to fight.  These two young elephants are trying to figure this out.  And don't worry--this is just friendly sparring.

Posted March 6, 2016 by Lady Bee

Owls are awesome. Sometimes we hear their calls at night indicating their whereabouts to their mates, but we seldom actually see
our neighborhood owls, because they are active at night, when we humans
don't see too well.  They say owls can't see during the daytime, but
that's not true.  They see fine in daylight, they just see incredibly well at night.  Here are some more facts about owls, some of which you may not have known....

 

Posted March 6, 2016 by John P. Barker

It's time for the Iditarod, the annual dog sled race from Anchorage to Nome, Alaska.  This video will give you a little taste of what this grueling event entails...