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U.S. Officials Believe 23 Species To Be Extinct
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced its belief that 23 species—11 birds, 8 freshwater mussels, 2 fish, 1 bat, and 1 plant—should be declared extinct.
How This Photographer Captures Images of Animals at Risk of Extinction
National Geographic Explorer Joel Sartore captures gorgeous images of animals in zoos that might otherwise be extinct — here’s an inside look.
Joe The Pigeon (Who Was Spared Death & Is Now Famous) Also Had A Hell Of A Week
After Joe the Pigeon was nearly executed for allegedly flying to Australia from the United States, he was deemed to not “present a biosecurity risk.”
In This Together: Neighborhood Transforms into Stuffed Animal Zoo for Young Residents
This Ohio neighborhood transformed into a stuffed animal zoo to help keep its littlest residents entertained during the pandemic.
Animal Shelters Need People To Foster/Adopt Pets During Coronavirus Pandemic
Social distancing is important for public health—but why not endure isolation with a furry friend?
Mayor Vetoes Repeal of Pit Bull Ban in Denver
Mayor Michael Hancock vetoed the repeal of the controversial ban, citing “irresponsible pet owners” as his reason.
Diego the Tortoise Retires after Having Enough Sex to Save His Species
The giant tortoise was held in a breeding program for decades and became a media celebrity.
The U.S. Has No Federal Legislation Protecting Farm Animals
The U.S. has no federal legislation protecting farm animals, which means a life of torture for 10 billion chickens, cows, and pigs.
Dog Rescued From Rubble One Month After Hurricane Dorian
This puppy survived under rubble for more than a month after Hurricane Dorian by drinking rainwater.
Penguins Play in a Sea of Bubbles at Toledo Zoo
These penguins playing in a whirl of bubbles will brighten up your day.
Creator of The Labradoodle Calls Dog His 'Biggest Regret'
‘I opened a Pandora’s box and released Frankenstein’s monster.’ — The breeder who created the labradoodle says the popular dog breed is his ‘biggest regret’.
Texas Cattle Ranchers Turn Farm Into Animal Sanctuary
These cattle ranchers turned their farm into a sanctuary for cows.
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