This Dog Is 19 Years Old. And If You’ve Ever Had An Animal, This Will Hit You Directly In The Heart.

February 6, 2018

The last stages of life – whether human or animal – are a sad time, but they can be absolutely beautiful too. That’s why this post hit me so hard, directly in my heart. Photographer Isa Leshko recently traveled around the country to photograph animals in their final stages of life. “I began the series as a means of exploring my feelings about my mother’s decline due to Alzheimer’s Disease,”…


In India, Monkeys Are Taking Over. That’s Why People Are Being Hired To Scare Them.

January 20, 2018

India’s parliament added 40 employees to its payroll last week. That’s good news for the economy and great news for people who would like to make a career out of pretending to be a monkey.  That’s because all of the new hires will be mimicking the sounds of langur monkeys to keep macaque monkeys away from a government complex in Delhi. Previously, real langurs were used to keep the macaques–who roam…


See This Little Blue Frog? You’re About To Learn More From Him Than Ever Thought Possible.

January 12, 2018

Did you know that Russia is bigger than Pluto? If not, then clearly you haven’t been hanging around with Small Fact Frog. Small Fact Frog is an “advice animal” image macro series featuring a photograph of a blue Uluguru forest tree frog and accompanied by captions highlighting a wide range of little-known factoids, why you ask? Well becuase the internet is a silly place, that’s why! Here are some examples of…


Think You Can Outrun A Crocodile? Think Again, Puny Humans

January 4, 2018

When it comes to essential survival skills, staying away from crocodiles is among the most obvious. That being said, these hulking creatures are masters of hunting that are great at camouflage. So what happens when you cross paths with an angry croc? You run, and you do it quickly. You do not stop until you know it’s far, far away. As it turns out, these living dinosaurs are way faster…


These Two Divers Got Up Close And Personal With These Amazing Sea Turtles.

December 22, 2017

Photographer Montse Grillo frequently dives into the waters 15 minutes from her home on the Canary Islands. On a recent photoshoot off the coast of Tenerife, Grillo, joined by her friend Sara Garcia, was granted a closer look at one of her favorite subjects: the green sea turtle. Grillo said they seemed curious about her lens which allowed her to get closer than ever before as they drifted up to her. They look like they’re…


I’ve Never Wanted To Switch Places With Someone So Badly. Puppy Stampedes Rock.

December 20, 2017

What’s better than one puppy in your life? ….Two? But where you find that two puppies are better than one… maybe three’s better than two? According to Science, the more puppies you add to your life, the happier you’ll be. That’s just how it goes. Just be careful what you wish for. Your heart just might explode from all this added four legged cuteness. 1.) “Can’t you just give me…


One Day A Sloth Bear Wandered Into An Indian Family’s Home. It Was Amazing… Until The End.

December 9, 2017

The bond between humans and animals is truly unique, even if those animals don’t happen to be domesticated. A Reddit user shared a story about a wild animal that befriended a human family in Lakhapada village in India… and it’s a tale that could melt your heart. A friendly sloth bear cub found the family’s house after following a herd of goats. Once he got there, the bear didn’t want to…


Seeing What These Stray Puppies Do Together Just Destroyed Me. Even Though It’s Pretty Genius.

November 20, 2017

In the middle of the harsh winter in China, even these fluffy dogs are affected by the bitter temperatures. These adorable mutts live in the Jiulongjiang Forest Park, in Rucheng County. So on the extremely cold days, they head inside to bother the staff until they get what they want. And what they want is adorable. The chefs at the park say that the dogs will stand around the canteen…


Giant Pandas Are No Longer Considered Endangered, So Not Everything Sucks!

November 11, 2017

If “life is terrible and everything hurts” is something that often comes out of your face, we have good news for you! News about anything that isn’t psychologically damaging is hard to come by these days, but monitoring agencies have officially declared that the giant panda is no longer endangered, since numbers are rising in the wild. See? Life doesn’t have to be the worst! googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); }); According…


They Thought They Saw Birds Flying Out Of The Forest, But They Were So, So Wrong

November 2, 2017

There are times when you get to witness something spectacular in nature, and watching birds migrate is one of the finest sights of all. To see a whole flock of flying birds is something majestic that you can’t understand until you’ve experienced it for yourself. That’s what these people thought they were seeing, but as it turns out, they were dead wrong. What looked like hundreds of birds migrating actually…