Educational

Canine Body Language: What A Dog's Stance And Subtle Behavior Is Saying

Do you know what it means when a dog lowers its head and upper body and starts wagging its tail slowly? How about when its tail becomes erect and starts to quiver? Would you assume they were happy, sad or frightened? Learn more about animal body language in association with subtle behavioral changes to understand your dog better.

What Happens When You Combine A GoPro With A Pelican? The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

The small size and light weight of a GoPro camera, along with an extensive variety of mounting equipment, lead to some interesting videos.  In this case, a pelican is taught how to fish.  I can happily say that in all of the years I have been writing for this site, this is my favorite video to date.

Help! I'm Stuck! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Elephants love playing in mud and water, but sometimes things get a bit out of control.  In this case, this poor pachyderm got in a little over his... trunk.

 


Deciphering Parakeet Sounds: What's Your Budgie Telling You?

Did you know that the combination of a bird's body language and the noises it makes can speak volumes as to how it's feeling? Would you know the difference between a low screech and a loud squawk and what they mean? Birds are like all other living creatures in that their behavior is indicative of their overall health and mood. If you keep parakeets, find out more about what your budgie could be telling you.

Gah! What Is This Monster?! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Imagine going out for a peaceful day of fishing, feeling a tug on your line, and pulling this monster out of the water!  How would you even release it back into the wild?!

Watch Out For Your Cheese In The Airport.

Guard your cheese and sausages when travelling through Manchester England's airport.  Apparently the sniffer dogs there prefer those delicious scents over that of marijuana and cocaine...

'Rescue Dogs The Movie' Shines Spotlight On Plight Of Homeless Animals And Adoptions

A new family movie is shining a spotlight on the important subject of animal rescues. Find out who the stars are and how you can get involved with promoting awareness and raising money for unwanted pets in your area now. (TRAILER included)