Category Animals

Bear Rips Off Woman’s Arm And Eats It After She Brags About Feeding It In Cage

A 53-year-old woman is in “grave condition” after a brown bear tore her arm off and ate it at a Christmas party at a Russian guest house. The angry animal snatched her arm when she tried to feed it through its cage. The woman, who is unnamed, is in intensive care in the Russian city of […]

Perfectly Intact Petrified Horse Is Unearthed Near Pompeii

Archaeologists have unearthed the petrified remains of a harnessed horse and saddle in the stable of an ancient villa in a Pompeii suburb. Pompeii archaeological park head Massimo Osanna told Italian news agency ANSA that the villa belonged to a high-ranking military officer, perhaps a general, during ancient Roman times. Osanna was quoted on Sunday […]

Germany’s Largest Sanctuary Will Keep 1,400 Animals Over Holiday Season So That None End Up As Unwanted Gifts

Max and Moritz are possibly two of the happiest occupants of Berlin’s animal sanctuary. The green-cheeked parakeets were reunited after weeks of separation, having flown away from their previous owner. They lean into each other as they chew on vegetables hanging from the ceiling, chirpily sharing a cage with several budgerigars and bourke’s parrots. A […]

San Diego Humane Society Returns With Animals Rescued From California Camp Fire

A team from the San Diego Humane Society returned from Butte County Wednesday with eight dogs and three cats rescued from the Camp Fire. It was a long day of travel for the four-legged friends. The bus took off at 6 a.m. and stopped at two different sites before making its journey south, with a couple […]

London Zoo Animals Get Christmas Treats (Video)

Reuters is Reporting From an advent calendar filled with Brussels sprouts to breakfast served in a stocking, animals at London Zoo got an early taste of Christmas on Thursday. Keepers served the sprouts, a popular side dish on festive tables in Britain, to the zoo’s western lowland gorillas. Bactrian camels Genghis and Noemi got their […]

Eddie The Sea Otter Dies (Video)

Eddie The Sea Otter, who found viral fame in 2013, has died shortly before his 21st birthday. Oregon Zoo, where Eddie lived, confirmed he had been euthanized on Thursday morning following a decline in his health. Eddie was thought to be one of the oldest of his species in the world. Eddie gained fans around […]

China’s Most Famous Celebrity Dog Has Been Cloned for $55,000

Juice – or Guozhi in Mandarin – who is regarded as one of the most famous dogs in showbusiness after starring in several movies and television productions, was just cloned by his owner. Beijing-based animal trainer, and Juice’s owner, He Jun, wanted his dog to live on despite its growing age. He found the solution to this […]