After a mother chimpanzee who lived in a zoo died, one of the zoo’s employees took the baby chimp home to care for it. It never crossed his mind that his dog, who had recently given birth, would adopt the chimp and raise it with her pups.
The first winter Glaucous-winged Gull was struggling, flapping its wings in an attempt to break the octopus’s grip
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Oliver the Bunny visited the Royal Oak Pet Clinic today – he wins for Best Hairdo for his Mohawk!
“This is how the bakery owners found him!!”
Attention cat lovers!!!
Animal pictures of the week: 2 March 2012
A great slideshow from the The Telegraph. Thanks to Derek for passing it on.
Almost two years ago, and half a world away, a local teacher stumbled upon an abused dog and her nine puppies cowering in a gutter.
“I saw the mom first and she was so friendly — despite how horrifically abused she was — and then I saw these tiny white puppies,” said Spencer Sekyer, who was volunteering at a school in Kabul, Afghanistan when he found the pathetic pups.
“I took one look and knew I had to help them.”
Here is some advice for people who would like to avoid the canine misery and financial hardship of an unnecessary trip to the vet.