Wednesday , 22 November 2017

Animals

Wild Rhino Demands Belly Rub From Cameraman

It was just another ordinary day for cameraman Garth De Bruno Austin, who was shooting a conservation film about rhino poaching in South Africa, when he was suddenly approached by a rhino asking for a belly rub. All of this was captured in a 15-second video that proves even rhinos need some TLC every now and then. “If a rhino …

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I’m A Dog Photographer Who Specializes In Derpy Expressions

It was a fluke. I was in my studio hanging out after a portrait session, and my ex-gf’s dog was hanging out on the backdrop. I said, “let’s take photos of Frankenstein”. Millions of views overnight. I started Off Leash Studio. I’ve been shooting for just over a year now and I’ve never had more fun in my life. I …

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This Monastery Adopted A Stray Dog, Now He Enjoys His Life As A Monk

Meet Friar Bigotón (Friar Moustache), the stray doggie who just became a member of a St Francis Monastery in Cochabamba, Bolivia. The saint after which the Franciscan order was established is known as the patron of animals, so it’s only natural that the monks extended their helping hand to the pooch living on the streets. Now he is one happy …

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Holding him until his last breath

On the Military’s roster, the Air Force K9 German Shepherd was simply known as “MPC Diesel N008”. But to Kyle Smith, a Military Patrol dog handler who was stationed in Kyrgyzstan during the country’s cold winter season; his man’s-best-friend had a name, “Bodza”. As for the team of 2, it would be Kyle that learned from Bodza. The K9 had …

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Intimate Portraits Of Stray Cats That I Took In My Hometown

I’m a photographer from Lithuania, 19 years old. A few stray cats live near my house and about a year ago I tried to take some photos of them. Two months ago I looked at these photos and realized that stray cats look really interesting, not like regular, cute cats that we usually see. I started the search of stray …

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Bahamas Swimming Pigs Found Dead After Tourists Gave Them Alcohol

7 out of around 22 famous Bahamian swimming pigs were found dead after tourists reportedly fed them alcohol. One of the pig’s owners, Wayde Nixon, told The Nassau Guardian: “The pigs were given the wrong food… We had them pigs there almost 30 years, and never has this happened before.” He added: “Right now it’s blowing out of proportion with …

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Funny Looking Animals With Vitiligo Who Are Running Out Of Ink

For those of you who don’t know, vitiligo is a harmless long-term skin disorder characterized by white patches that appear on different parts of the body. This happens because the body’s immune system attacks and destroys the skin cells that make color (called melanocytes). Around one percent of the world’s population (approximately 50 million people) are thought to have vitiligo, …

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Seal Finds Toy Version Of Itself, Can’t Stop Hugging It

If there’s anything cuter than a seal, it’s a seal with a plush version of itself! This adorable animal at Mombetsu Land, an attraction in Japan’s Hokkaido district, got a special present from the zoo staff – a plushie that looks just like the ‘mini me’ version of the seal. Clearly, the seal got smitten with the toy, as he …

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Refugee Boy Refuses To Leave Injured Stray Dog Until Help Arrives

An 8-year-old refugee from war-torn Syria named Hüseyin el-Hasan just got our faith in humanity restored after helping an injured stray dog. Hüseyin spotted a doggie hit by a car near his new home in Kilis, Turkey. The boy immediately rushed to help, and brought a blanket from his home – even when his own house was experiencing some heating …

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