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The tale unbound Loyalty – Hachikō, a dog who waited for 9 years for...

Hachikō, a golden brown Akita dog waited for his owner for nine (9) years at a station after his owner’s death. Due to his...
animal abuse

FBI now tracks Animal Abuse like it tracks Homicides and Assault.

The FBI is more serious than ever about tracking those who abuse innocent animals.For the first time ever this year, the FBI will collect...
archer fishvideo

Archer fish shoot water jets with enough force to knock prey.

The water-pistol is a harmless toy for children, but apparently it can be a lethal weapon too. This particular species of fish makes use...

Sharks kill 12 people per year while people kill 11,417 sharks per hour.

Inspired by recent data on shark deaths, two data visualization heavyweights have created a stunning infographic to put the numbers in perspective. A recent report...
There are 40 extant species of dolphins.

There are 40 extant species of dolphins.

Dolphins are a widely distributed and diverse group of aquatic mammals. They are an informal grouping within the order Cetacea, excluding whales and porpoises,...
whales heart can

A blue whale’s heart can be as large as a car. The World’s biggest...

The heart is approximately 5 feet (1.5 meters) long from the top of the aorta to the lowest chamber, weighs 400 pounds (181 kilograms)...
elephant can smell water

An elephant can smell water from 12 miles away.

Elephants have a keen sense of smell, detecting water sources up to 19.2 km (12 mi.) away. Nostrils are located at the tip of...

Americans spend more money on pets yearly than Germany spends on its entire defense...

Americans spent a record $55.7 billion on their pets last year, an industry trade group said Thursday, a figure that could increase to a...
Bobbie the Wonder

In 1923, a Dog walked across 2/3 of the U.S. to find his family.

Bobbie the Wonder Dog (1921–1927) was a dog from the U.S. state of Oregon who became famous for traveling 2,551 miles (4,105 km) from...
Dolphins can communicate

Dolphins can communicate with one another over a telephone.

Here's a conversation worth talking about: A mother dolphin chats with her baby…over the telephone! The special call was made in an aquarium in...
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