Posted June 21, 2013 by Laurie Kay Olson

A fox cub somehow managed to get its head stuck in a jar. Perhaps there was something tasty left to be licked from the inside. Perhaps it was just a wild streak of curiosity. Whatever it was the little fox had gotten his head stuck in the jar and was faced with a serious problem. It needed help. So he asked for it.

Posted June 17, 2013 by Laurie Kay Olson

Camels aren't the first animal you think of as being used in military service. Horses, mules, dogs, and even elephants come in far ahead of the camel. Yet in the mid-19th century the United States Army undertook a controversial experiment to use camels as pack animals in the Southwestern part of the country.

Posted June 17, 2013 by John P. Barker

I'm not sure I would have the guts to do this.  Orcas are big.  And they eat seals, which are pretty much the size of humans.  Maybe they don't eat humans because we're encased in various grades of plastic when in the water and we just don't taste good...

Posted June 15, 2013 by John P. Barker

While it doesn't wear a blue suit with a red cape, the super cow is definitely a bovine force to be reckoned with.  No steroids are used to enhance this animal--it is purely through breeding.  This video goes into detail about how it is done...

Posted June 14, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

While lowland bongo antelopes are fairly plentiful throughout Western
and Central Africa, mountain bongos are critically endangered. It’s a
good thing that conservation groups are banding together to save the
rare beast.

Posted June 12, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

One of Mikki the chimpanzee’s favorite pastimes was taking snapshots of Russian cityscapes. A collection of Mikki’s pictures recently sold for about $77,000!

Posted June 8, 2013 by John P. Barker

Dolphins are highly intelligent.  This video shows a unique hunting method that displays that these cetaceans can think outside of the box when gathering food.

Posted June 6, 2013 by John P. Barker

Today's video makes a good arguement as to why we should vote for hedgehogs.... instead of politicians.