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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Miniature Horse Helps Boy With Special Needs

(SERVICE ANIMALS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) This miniature horse named Zoe is a service animal for a 4-year-old boy named Zaiden, who suffers from a rare genetic disorder. Zoe is the only service horse in any Alaska school, and school officials and students welcome her with open arms. -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Savory Mushroom & Quinoa Stuffed Mini Pumpkins

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) With Halloween just around the corner, why not celebrate with these savory mushroom and quinoa stuffed mini pumpkins? The sweetness of the pumpkin paired with the savory quinoa and mushroom pilaf makes for the perfect vegan side dish or entree. Despite popular belief, mini pumpkins are not only edible, but they are actually quite delicious, too. When they are roasted with the tops cut off and seeds removed, mini pumpkins also make the perfect little festive bowls for holding sweet or savory goodies. They look so impressive, but don't be fooled--they're super easy to make! Rest assured, these adorable little stuffed pumpkins are sure to be the hit of your next fall gathering! As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal

Golden Retriever Gets Jealous Of New Puppy

(DOGS/FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) This family got a new Golden Retriever puppy, and his big brother is not particularly happy about it. Watch him tug at his mom's shirt as he vies for her attention. -- Global Animal

Dog Gets Distracted By Disney Movie

(PUPPIES/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This pup is simply walking through the room with his favorite toy, until he realizes the Disney movie Hercules is on TV. I think it's safe to say his plans have changed! -- Global Animal

Cat Getting Massaged With Skeleton Hands Is In Spooky Bliss

(FUNNY CATS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This cat knows exactly how to get in the Halloween spirit. For more of JT Catsby, the munchkin cat with a huge personality, follow him on Instagram. -- Global Animal

Woman Is A Shark Whisperer

(OCEANS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) This brave woman sticks her hands in sharks’ mouths to help remove fish hooks. For more of Cristina Zenato's efforts, follow her on Instagram. -- Global Animal

Overwhelmed By Climate Change? Here’s How You Can Help

(CLIMATE CHANGE/ACTIVISM) There's no denying climate change is real--and it's occurring at a rate that's roughly ten times faster than normal. But let's face it, sometimes the statistics regarding global warming and it's threat to humans, animals, and the environment can be overwhelming. So what can you do about it? From campaigning and going vegan/vegetarian, to installing insulation and solar panels, here are some practical steps you can take to help prevent climate change. -- Global Animal

Dog Loves Getting Lint Rolled

(DOGS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) This little Chihuahua absolutely loves getting brushed and groomed--particularly with a lint roller. Watch him enter a state of doggy bliss. For more of Chihuahua duo Ao and Mono, follow them on Instagram. -- Global Animal

Barista Bird Helps Make Morning Coffee

(BIRDS/FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) Watch as this barista bird assists with making a cup of morning coffee. The feathered friend just loves running in circles around his dad's mug as he stirs in the cream and sugar. -- Global Animal

Woman Rescues Kitten With Head Stuck In Can

(CATS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) In this nail-biting rescue video, one amazing woman goes door to door to find someone to help her rescue a tiny kitten who got his head stuck in a soup can. A very special thanks to Debbie the pet lady for her valiant efforts! -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Mediterranean Baked Sweet Potatoes

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) Nothing says 'fall' quite like sweet potatoes. This Meat-Free Monday, enjoy these simple, 30-minute baked sweet potatoes with roasted chickpeas, a simple garlic-herb sauce, and a zesty parsley-tomato salad. Not only are these potatoes simple and satisfying, but they're also super healthy and completely customizable. As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal

Golden Retriever Pup Loses It Over Windshield Wipers

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) In this adorable video, watch this playful Golden pup protect his mom from the windshield wipers. For more of Porkchop the Golden Retriever puppy, follow him on Instagram. -- Global Animal

Reporter Mistakes Mountain Lion For A Dog

(WILDLIFE/ANIMAL VIDEOS) Canine or cougar? In this shocking video clip, a blissfully unaware reporter mistakes a mountain lion for a dog. -- Global Animal

Living With A Dog: Everyday Tips For Keeping Your Home Clean

(PETS) Dogs are warm, fluffy creatures full of love and exuberance. They’re kind of like kids, in a sense that, while they’re an absolute joy to have around, they don’t always have the same attitude towards messiness that we typically do. They’ll tread happily over your new carpet and leave muddy paw prints behind. There's going to be fur all over your furniture. And on a few occasions, it’s likely you’ll come home to them digging through the trashcan because they smelled something interesting. To live with a dog means you'll deal with a bit of mess from time to time, but luckily this doesn’t have to affect the overall cleanliness of your home. Here are a few tips and tricks to ensure your living space is fresh and tidy every day. -- Global Animal