For an orphaned animal, life in the wild is incredible hard and the chances to survive are extremely low. Ellie, a baby elephant, lost its mom and like that wasn't already bad enough, he got ill and then rejected by the herd. Thankfully, the little one was rescued by Karen Trendler and the staff at Thula Thula Rhino Orphanage...
Lately, the African elephants have suffered a massive drop of their numbers due to poaching. With the price of ivory constantly increasing, more and more elephants are being slaughtered, and their babies are left unprotected and without having developed the abilities needed to survive on their own. But thankfully, there are still a few places where devoted people dedicate...
We often hear about stories of animals being put down as they failed to get adopted. And sadly, only a few people actually do something more about it, something that can actually make a difference. Steve Greig is one of those people. He has dedicated his entire life to adopt animals who can’t find forever homes. From senior dogs to...
They say blondes have more fun. I wonder if that’s true for penguins as well. Luckily, scientists have finally discovered a penguin we could ask. This blonde penguin discovered in Antarctica is definitely easy to spot in the crowd due to its unusual light coloring that sets it apart from its black-and-white brethren. Even thought it looks like an albino...
There isn't a better way to spread kindness, then a big, caring heart. And this family might have performed a Christmas miracle, and it was all caught on video! It was cold, yet beautiful morning for the Binghams. They were all outside, at their cabin near Bear Lake, Utah, playing in the snow on Thanksgiving morning. At some point, one...
Let’s admit it: we’ve all done despicable things to get a cookie. While we’re certainly not proud about making them, a cookie is still a cookie. I once told my 3-year-old nephew I heard Santa knocking on the door just so he would go away and I could have the last cookie on the plate. So, since dogs are...
Jeffrey Condon definitely has the best job in the world. He is the camp manager of the Nomad Lodges in Tanzania which is home to a diversity of animals. So, for him, a day at the office means interacting with all kinds of fascinating animals that make for Tanzania’s wildlife. That includes zebras, gazelles, hippos, elephants, among others. Even though...
With all these negative stories about animals making headlines these days, I think it’s important to remind ourselves that there are also plenty of people who go that extra mille when it comes to taking care of their beloved pets. And this 67-year-old dog lover is the perfect example. David Bahnson decided to share all the great things he experienced...
This handsome gent is Adolfo. He was the first adoptive dad of that bashful lioness, Kiara. They spent much time apart, and Adolfo is worried she may not remember him. However, when Adolfo called her name, she came bundling over to him. Did she remember him? She sure did. Bears are usually the ones known for hugging, but Kiara...