Category Archives: Animals

Mouse Agility (Video)

I’m sure most people have seen or heard about dog agility, well this little mouse does exactly the same, goes over the jumps, through hoops etc. Just an amazing little mouse. Footnote: This will be my last post for about … Continue reading

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Harry the Famous Pygmy Hippo has Died. (Video)

Harry the baby pygmy hippo who’s videos and pictures went viral on the internet in March 2012 has unfortunately passed away. A little bit of info on the pygmy hippos: The pygmy hippos were introduced to zoos in the early … Continue reading

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How To Get a Giraffe Out of a Pool (Video)

Lucy, a giraffe on the set of TV show “Wild at Heart”, has fallen into a swimming pool, forcing rescue workers to demolish the pool in order to free her. Report by Sophie Foster.

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Our King “Mohan” (White Tiger) Has Passed Away: Queensland Australia

Mohan known as the “King of Tiger Island” has passed away. He was 17 years old, a very sad day for a lot of people. Mohan was part of the entertainment at a Theme Park known as Dreamworld which has … Continue reading

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Brolga: Australian Bird (Video)

The Brolga is a very unusual bird of Australia; the bird was originally named the “Australian Crane” back in the 1800’s by an artist John Gould. I don’t know why the name was changed. The Brolga is a wetlands bird … Continue reading

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Whale Watching Season: Australia (Pictures/Video)

Our whale watching season has started here in Australia. The Whales start arriving from late May or early June right through to November. The whales migrate north from the Antarctic to the warmer waters of Australia. The whales that you … Continue reading

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Emu Walks into Hotel: Western Australia (Video)

The Australian Emu is a large flightless bird, like the ostrich or cassowary. The emu is just about all over Australia, and is very common, they love food, and even if you are in a wildlife sanctuary or a zoo … Continue reading

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Quokka: Rottnest Island Australia (Video)

A quokka is like a kangaroo, except of course a lot smaller, they also carry their young in a pouch. These cute little guys are not found all over Australia, they are on a few small Islands off the coast … Continue reading

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Tired Old Dog: Short Story (Picture)

This story and picture was sent to me by a friend (Thank You John A.) and I thought it was such a beautiful story that I would share it with everyone. This is told as a true story, however I … Continue reading

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Water-skiing Squirrel: America (Video)

This little water- skiing squirrel is called Twiggy, and she skis along on a miniature pair of water skis, and the small power boat is remote controlled. The video below was taken in 2012 This video below is from 2010, … Continue reading

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