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Monthly Archives: January 2019

Tips To Welcome Your Newly Adopted Dog Into Your Home

(DOGS/PET ADOPTION) You’re finally ready to adopt a dog, but perhaps you’re a bit worried about how to properly welcome them into your home? Check out these four useful tips on how to make that happen, and welcome your new furry friend into your home like a true pro! -- Global Animal

Polar Vortex Tips To Protect Outdoor Cats

(CATS/PET SAFETY) Millions are facing bone-chilling temperatures as a polar vortex transcends across much of the eastern U.S. With some areas in the Midwest experiencing record-breaking wind chills below 50 degrees, humans and animals alike are being advised to stay indoors. Remember, if it’s too cold for you, it’s probably too cold for your pet. But what about wildlife and other outdoor animals? Outdoor cats, for instance, are incredibly resilient, but they could certainly use our help staying safe and warm amid these blizzard-like conditions. Read on for tips on how to protect our feline friends during Polar Vortex 2019. -- Global Animal

Egret Surfs On Alligator’s Back

(WILDLIFE/FUNNY ANIMAL VIDEOS) Nothing to see here--just an egret showing off his new pair of crocs. Check out that style and grace! -- Global Animal
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Feeding Baby Manatees Is The Best Job In The World

(WILDLIFE/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) In this adorable footage, watch an animal caretaker scoop up a baby manatee for bottle-feeding time. Orphaned manatees cannot survive on their own and often require around-the-clock care. Luckily, compassionate individuals are dedicated to saving these endangered species. -- Global Animal

10 Most Toxic Foods For Pets

(PET CARE/CATS & DOGS) When thinking about things that may be dangerous for your pet, you may not always consider the types of foods that he/she eats--especially foods prepared for human consumption. While most food that humans eat are also safe for dogs, some foods are dangerous and perhaps even deadly. -- Global Animal

Runaway Labrador Returns With New Friends

(FUNNY DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) A black Labrador named Bo went missing one day, only to return with a couple of unexpected friends he picked up during his mysterious adventure. See the moment Bo is reunited with his human, along with his two new friends--another dog and a baby goat. -- Global Animal

Meat-Free Monday: Vegan “Pulled” Mushroom Sandwich

(MEATLESS MONDAYS/VEGAN RECIPES) Fulfill your carnivorous cravings this Meat-Free Monday with these vegan "pulled" mushroom sandwiches. With umami-rich grilled mushrooms and tangy barbecue sauce, this sandwich is sure to satisfy meat eaters and vegans alike. As always, happy eating! -- Global Animal
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“You Raise Me Up” With Junior The Bulldog

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) Junior the French Bulldog has earned a reputation for helping his dads sing some of the most popular Top 40 hits from the past few years. In this adorable video clip, watch the talented pup belt out "You Raise Me Up" by Josh Groban. For more of Junior's singing antics, follow him on Facebook. -- Global Animal
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Alpaca Thinks He’s A Dog

(PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This alpaca named Alfie was adopted after he wasn't needed for fur. "Alpaca’s who’s fur isn’t desired for fleece--usually because it’s multi-coloured like Aflie’s--and then isn’t adopted within two years end up going to the butcher, so when I found Alfie, I rescued him from that fate," adopter Jeff Cheng said. Now Alfie is completely loving life off the farm as a house pet. Some would go so far to say that Alfie thinks he's just a big, fluffy dog. For more of Alfie the Alpaca, follow him on Instagram. -- Global Animal
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A Good Dog Never Lets His Friend Fight

(PETS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) True friends never let friends get into fights. Watch this good dog stop a cat fight in its tracks. -- Global Animal

How Does Wildlife Cope With Cold Winter Weather?

(WILDLIFE/ABOUT ANIMALS) Winter weather can be brutal for humans and pets alike, but what about for wildlife? How do our wild animal friends fair in colder weather? We may never be able to gauge each animals' subjective experience, but it's clear different species have a variety of ways of withstanding the cold. While some warm-blooded animals hibernate or exhibit torpor (a state of decreased activity), other animals--like the arctic fox--have physically evolved to adapt to colder climates. Read on for more of the interesting ways that various animals deal with harsh winter conditions. -- Global Animal
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Meet Little Miss Sunshine

(FARM ANIMALS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This hen named Little Miss Sunshine spent the first 18 months of her life confined to a small battery cage. But thanks to the extraordinary rescue efforts of Edgar's Mission Farm Sanctuary, she is now safe, protected, and most importantly, free as a bird! Little Miss Sunshine has since become an ambassador for other hens, proving chickens are anything but bird-brained. Watch this celebrity hen's incredible rescue story unfold in the video clip above. -- Global Animal
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Rescued Duckling’s Very First Swim

(ANIMAL RESCUE/ANIMAL VIDEOS) When PETA first met Herman, he was alone, confined to a filthy, rusty wire crate. He had never swam before he was surrendered to PETA, who gave him a beautiful new home on a vegetarian farm. Now Herman goes swimming every day in the company of other ducks, including two others rescued by PETA, Harry and Houdini. Watch this lucky duck's rescue story unfold in the video clip above. -- Global Animal

This Dog Is Equal Parts Snow And Fur

(DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEOS) This fluffy dog named Enzo just loves sitting in the snow. It's pretty clear this floof is equal parts snow and fur. Don't forget to follow these tips for keeping pets safe during cold winter weather. -- Global Animal

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