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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Tiny Hedgehog Takes A Bath With Duck

(PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) What's cuter than a teeny tiny hedgehog taking a bath with his rubber ducky? For more hedgehog adorableness, follow chappi_momma on Instagram. -- Global Animal

Clumsy Bulldog Gets Stuck Under Table, Knocks Everything Over

(FUNNY DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Sometimes we underestimate our own size. Watch as this clumsy pup squeezes under a side table for some back scratches, but just ends up getting stuck and knocking everything over. Don't we all know someone this clumsy? For more of Cooper the English Bulldog, follow him on Instagram. -- Global Animal

Cat’s Unusual Response To Dog Playing With His Tail

(FUNNY PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This playful Pomeranian pulls and tugs on a Scottish fold cat’s tail with all his might, but the cat doesn't seem to mind one bit. Watch the cat’s unexpected response in video clip above. -- Global Animal

Is China’s Ivory Ban A Game Changer?

(IVORY TRADE/POACHING) Since China’s ivory ban went into effect at the end of last year, it seems fewer people are interested in buying it. However, a new survey suggests less than 10 percent of Chinese people actually know about the ban. So the big question for conservationists is how much of this shift in public opinion can be attributed to the ban. Read on to learn more about the positive effects of China's ivory ban as well as it's impact on the illegal ivory market. -- Global Animal

Dog Carries Foster Puppies On His Back

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) These foster puppies have the best babysitter ever. Watch him carry the pups on his back wherever he goes. -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Pumpkin Cannelloni

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) This week, indulge in your favorite fall flavors with this pumpkin cannelloni recipe. The filling is wonderfully sweet and hearty, made from pumpkin, onions, and cranberries, and topped with an amazing almond crust. Not only are these cannelloni made from all-natural ingredients, but they are completely vegan and gluten-free, too! As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal

These Alpacas Are Absolutely Hilarious

(FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) These alpacas know a thing or two about comedy. Who knew farm animals could be so funny? -- Global Animal

Sleepy Cat Enjoys Lazy Sundays

(CATS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Who doesn't love a lazy Sunday? This blissed-out cat getting combed could be the cutest thing you will see today! For more munchkin kitty cuteness, follow Rory_Roel on Instagram. -- Global Animal

Determined Dog & His Powerful Tongue

(DOGS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) It's every dog's dream that one day their human will spill the treat container. When this happened to Zeus, he was placed in the other room so his dad could clean up the mess. Nevertheless, Zeus persisted. -- Global Animal

Dog Escapes, Then Rings Doorbell To Get Back Inside

(FUNNY DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Security camera footage reveals an adorable puppy named Marshall escaping his house and then trying to get back inside by ringing the doorbell with his nose. -- Global Animal

Why Every Day Needs To Be World Animal Day

(ANIMAL NEWS/WILDLIFE CONSERVATION) Today, October 4 is World Animal Day! Founded in 1925 by German writer Heinrich Zimmermann, the international day of action for animal rights and welfare appropriately takes place on the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. In many parts of the world, animals are still seen as objects rather than sentient beings. But World Animal Day aims to change these views by celebrating the important role animals play in our lives and how humans should coexist with nature. Read on to learn more about the history behind World Animal Day and its mission to make the world a better place for all animals. -- Global Animal

When They’re A Morning Person & You’re Not

(FUNNY DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) We all have that one friend or family member with a bit too much energy in the morning. Watch Pippa run around as Jeanie tries to eat breakfast--both pups are rescues, and both have three legs! -- Global Animal

Superstition Leaves Black Pets Homeless

(SHELTER ANIMALS/PET ADOPTION) Black Dog and Black Cat Syndrome are real, but these phenomenons have more to do with screwy superstition than any overt 'racism.' Read why black pets are less likely to be adopted--and maybe buck the trend yourself with the next animal you adopt into your family. – Global Animal

Little Cute Puppy With An Even Cuter Little Puppy

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have your own Mini-Me? -- Global Animal