In Batumi, Adjara, Georgia, it is widely accepted that a stray dog named Kupata (meaning “Sausage”) is the unofficial mascot of the town. Named a cult figure by locals, Kupata is known for helping pedestrians cross the road by putting himself in harm's way. A video posted in early 2020 shows how Kupata, with all his small mightiness, protects citizens.
On August 3, 2022, the Cincinnati Zoo welcomed an adorable male baby hippo.
It’s rare that we get to witness the birth of a wild animal; but thanks to the Care for Wild...
What would you do if you saw this sweet face peering back at you on the train? For pawrent Ursula Aitchison, her pup Huxley’s desperation was not enough for her to give up her tasty snack, but it resulted in some adorably hilarious images. Aitchison recently shared photos of the Golden Retriever realizing that his mom was rudely refraining from sharing her Walker's brand prawn cocktail-flavored chips—and trying to do something about it.
Aging is a scientific puzzle.
A mixed Persian cat named Boy is beloved by people around the world for his resemblance to a popular masked...
Looking like a mix between a dinosaur and a Jim Henson puppet, the shoebill stork (Balaeniceps rex) is a sight to behold. The large African bird gets its name from its distinct beak, which looks like a shoe. Sometimes called a whale-headed stork, these birds actually aren't storks at all, but are more closely related to pelicans and herons. These solitary birds are not only fascinating for their prehistoric look but also for their behavior.
California-based photographer Doris Mitsch captures otherworldly images that question the notions of time, space, and our own linear reality.
A new assessment from the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has recently surprised conservationists.
A new star is lighting up the baseball stadium, and he's not a pitcher or home-run hitter. Ripken the Bat Dog is an energetic black lab that is working for the Durham Bulls Minor League baseball team by collecting discarded bats on the infield.
It’s not very often that you find a stray cat in a butcher shop.
The thought of a pet going missing is terrifying for any owner.