This sweet li’ll face belongs to a rare black-footed ferret, one of 30 released today by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge in Commerce City, Colo. The 25-square-mile site was once a toxic waste dump, but has gotten new life (literally) after a billion-dollar…
The three-month-old male, weighing in at a scant 1.5 pounds, is in quarantine at the San Diego Zoo. Soon, the fox will begin training to become an "animal ambassador" for the species, meaning he'll participate in educational programs.
It's called One Fast Cat. At 48-inches across, the circular, cat-powered cat-treadmill is a gigantified version of the exercise wheels commonly associated with lab rodents. It's designed to help your feline companion exercise indoors, when it isn't busy bringing death and destruction to the outside world.
YouTuber Vusiuz has an albino hedgehog and her tiny little snores are definitely the most adorable thing you'll hear all day. Whether those sounds are associated with dreams we can't know for sure, but hedgehogs do probably have dreams and nightmares.
This one does exactly what it says on the tin, folks. And yes, it is the best thing.
Pictured here: Leland Melvin (NASA Astronaut and the Agency's Associate Administrator for Education) with his two dogs, Jake and Scout (Adorable Assistants to NASA's Associate Administrator for Education).
So I just got randomly sad, for no apparent reason. Well, I have a nasty cold and have missed two days of class and been incredibly unproductive and my ears are clogged and that may have something to do with it. But! I'm trying to make myself happy again, and thinking about this Saturday, when I will have some extra…
Guys. YOU GUYS. Baby snow leopards. On camera. Live. Right now. QUICKLY YOU GUYS THEY'RE PURRING.
I am slowly dying from SLS..
Naki’o lost all four of his feet to frostbite when he was abandoned as a puppy in a foreclosed home. Now Naki'o is a prosthetically enhanced super-animal with awesome superpowers like TURNING YOUR COLD, STONY HEART INTO A MUSHY PILE OF RAW EMOTION.