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Monthly Archives: November 2017

Population Plummets For World’s Rarest Penguin

(ENDANGERED SPECIES/ANIMAL NEWS) Yellow-eyed penguins could be on their way out, according to experts. With less than 2,000 left in the wild, these birds are currently the world's most endangered penguin species. Conservation groups say almost half of the species' breeding population has vanished on a sanctuary island in New Zealand--down from nearly 7,000 in 2000--and believe that commercial fishing is to blame. Is time running out for these rare birds? Read on to find out more about their fate. -- Global Animal

When You See Yourself In The Mirror First Thing In The Morning

(FUNNY DOGS/PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Mornings can be ruff, am I right? In this video clip, Buson the French Bulldog reminds us of when you take a look at yourself in the mirror first thing in the morning. For more Buson, follow him on Instagram and/or Facebook. -- Global Animal

This Dog Has The Most Infectious Smile

(DOGS/PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This dog wins the award for Most Infectious Smile! Wouldn't you just love to see her happy mug in your High School Yearbook? If only... -- Global Animal

Top 10 Reasons Why Dogs Are Better Than Facelifts

(DOGS/LIFE WITH PETS) Dr. Robert Tornambe, a long-time dog lover, explains why getting a dog is a better decision than getting a facelift (if that wasn't already obvious). Check out the good doctor's top 10 reasons for choosing Fido over facelifts below. While some reasons are silly, others are surprisingly deep. But one thing is certain--all of his arguments are convincing. – Global Animal

Giving Tuesday: 8 Gifts That Give Back To Animals

(HOLIDAYS/PETS) Now that the chaos of Black Friday and Cyber Monday are over, it's time to take a break from material possessions and do something that 's good for the heart and soul. Today, for Giving Tuesday, why not give back to animals? The shopping list below offers the perfect gifts for both pets and pet lovers. Whether you're donating to your favorite animal charity or symbolically adopting an endangered animal plush toy, you can rest assured you've helped make the world a slightly better place. Read on for the complete list of gifts that give back to animals, and get giving today! -- Global Animal

When You Drink Too Many Cans Of Red Bull

(FUNNY DOGS/PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) You know the feeling when you've had too many cans of Red Bull? This hyper pup sure does! -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Sweet Potato Brussels Sprouts Quinoa Bowl

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) When most people think about cooking for fall, they typically resort to using pumpkin and apples in their recipes--but there's so much more to enjoy! Brussels sprouts, cranberries, and sweet potatoes are also in season, so why not throw them all together in a large bowl with quinoa and sliced almonds for this week's Meat-Free Monday? This protein-packed bowl is bursting with healthy comfort foods, and it's all ready in just 30 minutes! Voila! -- Global Animal

Playful Kittens Motivate Us On A Monday

(CATS/ANIMAL VIDEO) This Monday, we feel it's vital to find a happy place that will motivate us to get us through the week. Today, our happy place is these three fluffy munchkin kittens playing in a box. So, shake off that workday stress and kick back for two minutes of cute kitten bliss. Hang in there! — Global Animal

Wild Turkeys Gobble For Thanksgiving

(TURKEYS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEO) Watch these wild turkeys as they gobble for Thanksgiving! They give thanks for every turkey-free dinner table in America. — Global Animal

Cheeky Husky Gets Caught Stealing Treats

(FUNNY DOGS/PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This cheeky husky named Lyla from Auckland, New Zealand, is looking very guilty. Once her mom Janvi left the house, Lyla snuck into the pantry and helped herself to some doggy treats. What a sneaky little bandit! -- Global Animal

It’s Love At Frost Sight For This Happy Golden

(DOGS/PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Thanks to this video posted by a Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital patient, enjoy watching this happy Golden Retriever catching snowflakes as they fall from the sky. What innocence and wonder! -- Global Animal
This nutty apple pie is a delicious vegan dessert! Photo Credit: (VEGAN)

Elana’s Meat-Free Monday: Thanksgiving Menu

(VEGAN/VEGETARIAN) Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks over a delicious meal enjoyed with friends and family. Luckily, no animals need to be harmed in this celebration as there are plenty of cruelty-free food options available to enjoy during the holidays. Try this full Thanksgiving menu that includes a sweet potato mash with candied pecans, roasted green beans, a mushroom loaf, and a nutty apple pie for dessert. This meatless meal will make everyone happy and thankful. — Global Animal

Owl Loves Being Petted

(OWLS/WILDLIFE/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This wild owl just loves being petted! What a wonderful way to start the day! -- Global Animal

Tradition Or Torture? Stop The Turkey Trot!

(TURKEYS/ANIMAL CRUELTY) "Bombs away!" takes on a whole new meaning in Yellville, Arkansas, where the incredibly cruel “Turkey Drop” tradition is a main event at the annual Turkey Trot festival. Yes, many consume turkey on Thanksgiving, but these intelligent and playful birds deserve to be treated with more humanity. Read on to see if the FAA thinks the act of tossing turkeys from 500 feet in the air is breaking any regulations, and sign the petition urging the Turkey Trot festival to put an end to their cruel "Turkey Drop" tradition. -- Global Animal