Saturday, October 24, 2020

Ducklings Rescued As Mom Supervises

(ANIMAL VIDEO/DUCKS) For those of you needing any more proof of the rich emotional life of animals, watch this amazing video of a frantic mother duck quacking at rescuers as they saved her entire brood from a storm drain. – Global Animal

Close Encounter Kayaking With Orcas

(ANIMAL VIDEO) One of our readers sent us this amazing video of kayaking with Orcas in the San Juan Islands. Any closer than this and you're swimming with them! Send us your favorite animal (or pet) encounters! – Global Animal

Bulldog Is On A Roll

(DOGS) Tillman, an English bulldog, has made a name for himself by doing what he loves– skateboarding. He holds the world record as the fastest skateboarding canine. And this extreme sports dog has also mastered skimboarding, surfing and snowboarding. With over 3,000 Facebook fans, the talented Tillman's is one popular pup. – Global Animal

My Furry Valentine: The (Love) Story Behind The Lab And The Dolphin

(ANIMAL FRIENDSHIPS) Thousands of Global Animal readers, and the friends they've shared with, have watched the amazing video of Ben, the labrador, swimming and frolicking with his buddy, Duggie the Dolphin, off the coast of Ireland. We thought you might like the backstory on this unusual relationship. It's a tale of learning to love again and  the meaning of home. According to residents, when Duggie lost her dolphin mate in 2006, she stayed in the area off Ireland's Tory island where her partner died. Fortunately, Duggie soon met the seafaring labrador, Ben, and they've spent their days playing together ever since. When dolphin pods come by, Duggie visits with them for a while, then soon returns to her home and best friend. Can it get any more uplifting? – Global Animal

Firefighters Save Deer From Ice Flow

(ANIMAL RESCUE) Polish firefighters braved the dangerous icy water of the Baltic sea to rescue a roe-deer that had become stranded on a sheet of ice. Watch the fantastic rescue here. — Global Animal

Baby Bats Rescued From Flood

(BATS) These adorable bats rescued from flood damage are on the road to recovery, but their plight is an indication of the struggle Australia's wildlife has yet to face. Watch the video of these baby bats.— Global Animal

Polar Bears Destroy BBC Spy Cameras

(POLAR BEARS/ANIMAL VIDEOS) BBC producers trying to spy on polar bears with clever hidden cameras discovered that it's actually the bears who call the shots. Or rather, destroy them. Watch as the sneaky cameras are outed and devoured. This is our kind of reality TV! (Kardashians: You've been seriously upstaged). -- Global Animal

Japan’s Bunnies Get Decked Out For Year Of The Rabbit

JAPAN– (PHOTOS/VIDEO) The year 2011 is the Year of the Rabbit on the Chinese zodiac calendar. See how a pet store in Yokohama, Japan, got into the festive spirit.

Sweet 17: Dog Gives Birth To 17 Healthy Puppies

BERLIN – (DOG PICTURES/VIDEO) A Rhodesian Ridgeback in Germany named Etana gave birth to 17 puppies, and thanks to her devoted guardian, all eight females and nine males are thriving. Catch the feeding time video and see what it takes to care for this adorable litter of pups.

Baby Elephant Saved In Dramatic Rescue

INDIA (ANIMAL RESCUE) – Watch villagers on a tea plantation in Assam, India, rescue a baby elephant after the tyke fell in a ditch and couldn't get out. The baby's mother waited anxiously nearby as her little calf was rescued. Elephant families always stick together, but they needed an opposable thumb or two to lift themselves out of this trouble! –Global Animal

Mozilla Adopts ‘Firefoxes’ AKA Red Pandas

(WILDLIFE/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEO) TENNESSEE — Mozilla has adopted two Firefox babies, better known as red panda cubs. Mozilla is dedicated to aiding in the rehabilitation of this endangered species. Watch the video of the adorable red pandas here and let us know if you think they look fake too. — Global Animal

See How They Run: Cheetahs To Be Reintroduced To Wild

ENGLAND – (ANIMAL VIDEO) A new method of introducing European-bred cheetahs back into the wild is in its trial run, with two cheetahs leaving the green fields of Kent for the savannah of Africa. To date, no cheetah has successfully been reintroduced back into the wild. Read how they plan to do it...

(VIDEO) Rescued Baby Dolphin Gets Swimming Lesson

 (ANIMAL VIDEO) JUST IN! Catch the first video of the rescued baby dolphin in Uruguay getting a swimming lesson. 13 days old on November 8th, 2010! — Global Animal

Capt. Paul Watson: The Whale That Changed My Life

(SEA SHEPHERD/ANIMAL ACTIVISM VIDEO) Sea Shepherd's Captain Paul Watson tells the riveting story of the moment a dying harpooned whale met his eye–-and how it changed his life forever. -- Global Animal