9 Ways Chimps Are Similar to Humans
Humans have long sought a connection to various species in the animal kingdom. Despite conflicting assertions, the fact remains that there are so many striking similarities between..
What You Need to Know About Goat Yoga
The latest trend in wellness: Goat yoga was conceived as a type of yoga that features real-life goats. Goat yoga first came to our awareness through Instagrams finest, from Kate..
Why Is My Dog’s Nose Always Wet?
You were sitting on your couch just chilling. You hear the pitter-patter of paws rushing towards you. The sound stops just beside the couch you were sitting on. Suddenly, you feel..
Alexander Graham Bell: Compressing The Planet Into Our Palms
Alexander Graham is a scientist born and bred in Scotland. He is known for inventing the telephone. He patented and created the first working telephone in the world. His invention..
The Scientific Explanation as to Why Dogs Are So Friendly
Marla, an 11-month-old English sheepdog, is so adorable for seeing everyone in the whole world as a friend and playmate. Dog mother Bridgett von Holdt could not help but get curious..
Whale Wouldn’t Leave Her Alone, She Soon Realized Why
This is the incredible story of Nan Hauser A marine biologist who was saved by a Humpback whale. The whale shielded her from a 15-foot tiger shark in the South Pacific. Her body..
3 Animals That Were Mistaken for Mythical Creatures
Some animals are so out of this world that their discovery can be a bit difficult to wrap our heads around. Though it may seem like mermaids and dragons are tall tales to us, most..
How to Prevent Your Dog From Biting
In any given year, almost one million people are bitten by a dog badly enough that it needs treatment. Children, in particular, are a target, but there are many reasons why dogs..
The World’s All-Time Crazy Cat Ladies and Gents
To most people, dog’s are a man’s best friend. They spend time caring for their beloved four-legged playmates and spend money for their food and other needs. But while everyone..
Man Quits His Job To Travel The Country And Save Shelter Dogs
We all have a calling to fulfill in life, and for some people, that calling involves helping animals. As animal lovers, we are probably inclined to help animals in our own way;..
Just Like Us, Dogs Have Personalities That Change Over Time
“When humans go through big changes in life, their personality traits can change. We found that this also happens with dogs.” Any dog owner won’t hesitate to share with you the..
These Are The 5 Smartest Animals On The Planet
Humans aren't the only intelligent creatures on Earth. Research proves that animals are much smarter than most people realize. Many primates and birds are able to use tools, and..
Study: High levels of Potentially Harmful Bacteria Found in Raw Meat Dog Foods
High levels of harmful bacteria are especially problematic for babies, old people, pets and those with weak immune systems, caution researchers. Plenty of dog food products in..
Can Animals Sense Natural Disasters?
Some animals seem to have a supernatural ability when it comes to the arrival of bad weather. From dogs who refuse to leave the house before a tsunami to cats who hide under the..
The Science Behind Polydactyl Multi-Toed Cats
This inherent physical anomaly called polydactyly is pretty prevalent among cats. The result of extra toes was actually believed to be a positive thing, making them better hunters...
A Cellist in Sarasota Helps Shelter Dogs With Music
Music is one of the best creations man has ever made. It gave us a universal way of communicating all our thoughts and emotions without even uttering a single word. The ancient..
This Kind of Scent Training Has Become a Sport for Dogs
A new sport has been developing among K9 trainers referred to as "nose work." The activity resembles the work done in search and rescue teams and involves the dog seeking out various..
Elephant Shrews Have Been Rediscovered In Africa After Disappearing for 50 Years
This precious little mouse-like creature is called the Somali elephant shrew. They have just been rediscovered in Africa after 50 years of obscurity. Yes, for the last 50 years,..
How Different Animals Behave During a Solar Eclipse
Every so often, we are lucky enough to witness a solar eclipse. Among the many human sightseers, there are countless pets, wild animals, and other creatures with a much looser..
A Sticker on a Butterfly’s Wings Travels More Than a Thousand Miles
Tracking butterflies takes a little adhesive and a lot of luck. Like confetti blown by the wind, in the thick forest of Central Mexico, during butterfly season, butterflies are..