Wisdom is known to be at least 68 years old and nests each year at the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge. She survived a tsunami and is believed to have laid nearly 40 eggs over her life. (Image credit: Madalyn Riley/USFWS Volunteer/Flickr)

via Wisdom The Albatross, World’s Oldest Wild Bird, Lays Another Egg — News : NPR

Wisdom The Albatross, World’s Oldest Wild Bird, Lays Another Egg — News : NPR

Birds, Migratory Birds, Seabirds, Wild Birds

A woman from Iowa began taking pictures of goats in sweaters in Bangladesh and India. The owners thought she was crazy. But her work has made a difference in the lives of the locals, in a good way.(Image credit: Christy Sommers)

via Dear Internet: Goats In Sweaters Are Cuter Than Kittens In Mittens — News : NPR

Dear Internet: Goats In Sweaters Are Cuter Than Kittens In Mittens — News : NPR

Animals, Cute, Cuteness

As December begins wild horse country has started to quieten down from all the traffic that surrounds the big game hunting season. Now a week later the wild horses are starting to change their movement and feeding habits back to normal. This beautiful mare stands peacefully looking out over her home range. Right now there […]

via December Moments — The Wild Horses of Alberta Society

December Moments — The Wild Horses of Alberta Society

Alberta, Horses, Wild Horses

Hopefully this fall foliage did the trick and helped this little Bighorn Sheep put on a few pounds for the winter ahead. Near Gardiner, MT.

via Fall Bighorn — nature has no boss

Fall Bighorn — nature has no boss

Wildlife, Wildlife Photography

“We have annually posted Ace’s letter since 2012 and most regrettably, Ace no longer walks this earth and graces us with his physical presence; but his thoughts and insights continue to impact us as much today as when he first started touching the heart of our good friend, Grandma Gregg. We miss you Ace and […]

via A Wild Horse Angel’s Letter to Santa — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

A Wild Horse Angel’s Letter to Santa — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Horses, Uncategorized, Wild Horses

Couple Returns to Home Lost in California’s Camp Fire to Find Their Dog Waiting for Them – TIME

California, Camp Fire, Dogs, Uncategorized, Wildfires

by Gina Martinez – TIME 

a view of a dog: Madison the dog

© Photo Courtesy of K9 Paw Print Rescue Madison the dog

After losing their home to California’s deadliest wildfire, one couple had an unexpected reunion with their loyal pet.

K9 Paw Print Rescue, a non-profit, Bay Area-based animal rescue group, said on Facebook this week that the couple returned to the site of their lost home in Paradise, Calif., and their beloved dog Madison was there as well.

“They hoped and prayed he would be OK,” the group posted. “When they finally got clearance to go back to the lot where their house once stood… Madison was waiting there for them as if he were protecting his former home. Never give up!”

Read the full heartwarming article from TIME here.

Pantone chose the “vibrant, yet mellow” shade for its ability to bridge the natural and digital worlds. The pick comes at a poignant time, given the existential threats the color’s namesake now faces.(Image credit: Courtesy of Pantone Color Institute)

via A Royal Hue: ‘Living Coral’ Crowned Color Of The Year For 2019 — News : NPR

A Royal Hue: ‘Living Coral’ Crowned Color Of The Year For 2019 — News : NPR

Color, Colour, Coral

Rudolph was never going to be everyone’s favorite reindeer forever, and this week, he ceded the spotlight to a little white reindeer that has captivated the internet. A series of breathtaking glamour shots of the white reindeer calf blending right in with the snow have recently gone viral after a travel photographer shared them from…

via Everyone’s New Winter Spirit Animal Is This Snow-White Reindeer Calf — TIME

Everyone’s New Winter Spirit Animal Is This Snow-White Reindeer Calf — TIME

Animals, Baby Animals, Cute, Cuteness, Wildlife, Wildlife Photography