About a 25 minute scenic drive out of Launceston in Tasmania you will find Tasmania Zoo. The day I visited, it was a very cold winter’s morning, and most of the animals seemed to be hidden away sleeping and waiting out the cold. But there was plenty of action and entertainment from the six Tasmanian devils […]
via Watching Devils At Tasmania Zoo — My Wild Australia
I was pleasantly surprised to see the fox this morning, no doubt dropping by to see if there may be some free suet just hanging about.
Such a magnificent creature with the most beautiful coat and luxuriously gorgeous tail.
Thank goodness I just so happened to be looking out at the squirrels and birds when foxy decided to drop by for a visit.
By Theresa Braine as published on NYDailyNews.com “It would be a felony under the PACT Act to crush, burn, drown, suffocate, impale or sexually exploit animals“ “I wonder if this would apply to wild horses and burros being used, abused and killed by the mismanagement of the BLM and their contractors?” ~ R.T. U.S. House […]
via Proposed law would make animal cruelty a federal felony — Straight from the Horse’s Heart
Around 50 million years ago, long before the Epoch of the Twilight Beasts, a little mammal, Eohippus, scurried about in the forests of North America. This creature, about the size of an average dog, was the ancestor of the magnificent horse we know today. During this Period, called the Eocene, the environment and climate was […]
via Galloping across the steppes — TwilightBeasts
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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
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