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Gophers By Golly.. (20 pics)

Posted in Animals 5 Feb 2010   / 4461 views
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Gophers are the cutest creatures as evidenced by these photos taken by Stefano Unterthiner. They seem not to have a care in the world and all their time is spent playing in their natural habitat. They appear so carefree and playful it should remind us all to take the time to stop and smell the roses.


Gophers By Golly.. (20 pics)

The Not So Boring Life Of Baby Turtles (15 pics)

Posted in Animals 4 Feb 2010   / 29113 views
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As shown by these photos the life of a baby turtle is more exciting than you might at first think. They are amazingly cute and full of life. Their exploits look like they are having a lot of fun.

The Not So Boring Life Of Baby Turtles (15 pics)

An Extraordinary Runaway (6 pics)

Posted in Animals 4 Feb 2010   / 7255 views
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A female bear escaped from a wildlife park and was spotted near one Polish village.
Veterinarians that were called shot her with a tranquilizer dart. Then they were going to load the animal into the car and drive it to the zoo.
But during the loading, the bear suddenly woke up and rushed on her captors.
You’d better run fast


An Extraordinary Runaway (6 pics)

Monkey Business (11 pics)

Posted in Animals 4 Feb 2010   / 3361 views
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Monkeys are truly amazing animals. There high wire antics as shown in these photos prove that. They have extraordinary balancing ability and seem to defy gravity. It would appear that only their amazing skill and the grace of the monkey that keep them aloft.
Monkey Business (11 pics)

Bad Place, Bad Time (7 pics)

Posted in Animals 2 Feb 2010   / 6832 views

Since The Cheetah Isn’t Hungry The Impala Is Not In Danger (4 pics)

Posted in Animals 1 Feb 2010   / 9532 views
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They can even become friends for a short period of time. Since they don’t hunt during the day and the photo was taken at dusk the Cheetahs in this photo must have just eaten. The baby Antelope is safe this time. They are simply playing with the Antelope, much the same as a domestic cat plays with a toy. However, it is probably better not to think about what happens when the cats get hungry. The next time the prey and the predator meet there will likely be a different outcome.
Since The Cheetah Isn’t Hungry The Impala Is Not In Danger (4 pics)

Fascinating Sea Dragons (19 pics)

Posted in Animals 1 Feb 2010   / 6322 views
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Sea dragons inhabit the waters around Australia and are relatives of seahorses. There are many around the world who keep these marvellous creatures in aquariums. There are two types of these strange looking creatures; Weedy sea dragons and Leafy sea dragons. The photos in this post depict examples of the Weedy sea dragon.

Fascinating Sea Dragons (19 pics)

Silly Kittys (142 pics)

Posted in Animals 1 Feb 2010   / 11929 views
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Cats and kittys do the strangest things. It is as if all the world is their stage and they play just for our amusement. See if these photos don’t put a smile on your face.

Silly Kittys (142 pics)

Polar Bears Prefer Bread, Who Knew? (5 pics)

Posted in Animals 1 Feb 2010   / 3022 views
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Some Russian sailors who were serving on submarines have noticed that Polar Bears prefer to eat bread. In fact, as depicted in these photos, they like it enough that they are willing to risk their lives jumping from one piece of ice to another in an effort to get close to the submarine so they can beg for more bread. Who’da thunk it?

Polar Bears Prefer Bread, Who Knew? (5 pics)

Do You Usually Bump into Ligers on London Streets? (7 pics)

Posted in Animals 29 Jan 2010   / 29039 views
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Meet Hercules, a 900lbs liger. He is truly a magnificent beast born to a lion father and a tigress mother. He is 12ft. long and measures up to 4.5ft at the shoulder and almost 6ft at the tips of his ears, so you can imagine how huge he is.
The pictures were shot for a commercial on the London streets where you can see that Hercules is quite capable of reaching out to the top of the British Double Decker bus and he looms easily over the traditional black cabs.
If you thought of having such an animal at your place, think twice, because you’ll need to feed him with 25lbs of meat and a gallon of water a day ;)
Apparently, ligers are not very healthy due to the mixture of genes of different species, but Hercules seems just fine to me.


Do You Usually Bump into Ligers on London Streets? (7 pics)

Best Buddies but Yet So Different (50 pics)

Posted in Animals 29 Jan 2010   / 18092 views
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Do animals have bigger hearts than what we do? They seem to accept differences more easily when compared to us humans. Probably we’ll need to pick a leaf or two from their books to learn about harmony.
Anyways, just check these photographs and you will understand what I mean. Most of the photographs are really cute. Some of them are too funny where the animals, especially of different species, try to make out with each other and even more… ;)


Best Buddies but Yet So Different (50 pics)

The Cat’s Meow..Ouch (24 pics)

Posted in Animals 28 Jan 2010   / 8219 views
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It is absolutely amazing how cats are able to get themselves in so much trouble. If there weren’t photos to prove it no one would believe such a thing. However, as these photos show, cats manage to get themselves in some unbelievable predicaments. While it is possible to stage a photo of a cat in a most comprising situation, these photos prove that you never know what kind of trouble your cat can get into if left to their own devices.

The Cat’s Meow..Ouch (24 pics)

Seagulls Will Steal Anything They Can (5 pics)

Posted in Animals 28 Jan 2010   / 5605 views
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Seagulls are amazing thieves. Seagulls have been known to attack people for their ice cream cones. Not only are they extremely successful at it but they will also steal anything that doesn’t move and some things that do. The photo proves that. After plucking a Puffin fish from the water the seagull gets attacked by other seagulls who want the fish. His rivals manage to distract the first Seagull enough so that the Puffin fish is simply dropped to the ground. Sometimes there just is no justice.

Seagulls Will Steal Anything They Can (5 pics)

Cutest Animal? (103 pics)

Posted in Animals 27 Jan 2010   / 16375 views
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Is there anything cuter than a kitten playing with a squirrel, or a baby goat? Then there is always the baby monkey sitting in the palm of your hand and the baby bird in the nest with its mother just after being hatched. One would have a difficult time choosing between these animals to determine which is the cutest.

Cutest Animal? (103 pics)

Timing Is Everything (5 pics)

Posted in Animals 27 Jan 2010   / 4560 views
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At least it was for one wildebeest that was, quite literally, looking into the jaws of death as the jaws of a huge crocodile with its mouth agape tried its dead level beast to have the wildebeest for lunch as was crossing a river that was crocodile infested. It appeared that the juvenile wildebeest was about to be eaten for lunch. However, as so often is the case, timing is everything. Fortunately for this young wildebeest, the crocodile misjudged its attack by a mere fraction a second.
Timing Is Everything (5 pics)

Table for Cats (4 pics)

Posted in Animals 27 Jan 2010   / 3586 views
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Many furniture designers have come up with some rather unusual designs for a table in the past. However, there has never been one designed to be a resting spot for the family cat; until now that is. With its glass top and hammock as a lounging place for “Garfield”, it has to be one of a kind.

Table for Cats (4 pics)

WTF Happened to this Coyote? (4 pics)

Posted in Animals 26 Jan 2010   / 8183 views
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Explanations and more photos await you after the jump..

WTF Happened to this Coyote? (4 pics)

Let’s Get Ready to Rumble (20 pics)

Posted in Animals 25 Jan 2010   / 7497 views
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Talking about survival of the fittest! In the animal kingdom, size really does matter in order to survive!

Let’s Get Ready to Rumble (20 pics)

Brother and Sister (17 pics)

Posted in Animals 22 Jan 2010   / 11658 views
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A very solid and cute family :)
Together forever ;)))


Brother and Sister (17 pics)

Japan Is Attacked by 200 Kilogram Jellyfish (6 pics)

Posted in Animals 21 Jan 2010   / 13099 views
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Waters of the east coast of Japan are occupied by swarms of giant jellyfish. The local residents say that they have never seen jellyfish of such enormous size. The jellyfish reach about two meters in diameter and weigh around 200 kilograms.
Japan Is Attacked by 200 Kilogram Jellyfish (6 pics)

Amazing Underwater Photos of Beluga Whales at Arctic Rehabilitation Farm (4 pics)

Posted in Animals 21 Jan 2010   / 4318 views
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The 'natural farm' acts as a nursery for breeding whales, as well as a rehabilitation centre for former performing animals before they are set into the wild. The whale sanctuary was designed and built by marine biologists from St Petersburg University.
Now let’s see great shots of these curious creatures..

More posts on Beluga whales:
Beluga Whales Blowing Bubbles (5 pics)
Beluga Whale Saved the Life of a Diver (3 pics)


Amazing Underwater Photos of Beluga Whales at Arctic Rehabilitation Farm (4 pics)

Strangest and Rarest Animals (60 pics)

Posted in Animals 20 Jan 2010   / 16696 views
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You will see horrible, nasty, nice, kind, beautiful and strange little beasts.
They actually exist. They will surely surprise you.

Strangest and Rarest Animals (60 pics)
Strangest and Rarest Animals (60 pics)

Don’t Shake the Cats! (22 gifs)

Posted in Animals 18 Jan 2010   / 7568 views
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Just wanna warn you directly, if you stare for a long time at these gifs, it can make you really “motion sick.”
So look carefully winked

Don’t Shake the Cats! (22 gifs)

The Laziest Cat Ever (4 pics)

Posted in Animals 15 Jan 2010   / 6490 views
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Now you’ll see what a cat can bear when he wants to sleep :)
He doesn’t mind anything.


The Laziest Cat Ever (4 pics)

Very Cute Mouse Deer (23 pics)

Posted in Animals 15 Jan 2010   / 15512 views
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Edited. This is a mouse deer or Chevrotain, little funny creature living in the tropical forests of Africa, India, Sri Lanka, and South-east Asia. They try to keep low profile and have primitive features, closer to pigs.
They also have short, thin legs which leave them lacking in agility but also helps to run through the dense foliage of their environment.
Incredible! I have never heard or seen something like this before.


Very Cute Mouse Deer (23 pics)

The Real Tom and Jerry (5 pics)

Posted in Animals 15 Jan 2010   / 14684 views
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A very cute couple, really reminiscent of Tom and Jerry.
But I fear that in life everything can end up differently than in a cartoon ;)

The Real Tom and Jerry (5 pics)

Lion, Tiger and Bear Living Like Brothers (17 pics)

Posted in Animals 15 Jan 2010   / 9556 views
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Baloo the bear (1000 pounds), Leo the Lion (350 pounds) and Shere Khan the tiger (350 pounds) have the most unusual and unlikely friendship between them.
They were rescued eight years ago during a police drugs raid in Atlanta, Georgia. The three friends were only cubs at the time and were kept by drug barons.
After the rescue they were sent to the Noah's Ark animal rescue centre in Locust Grove, Georgia, and it was decided to keep the animals together.


Lion, Tiger and Bear Living Like Brothers (17 pics)

Hairless Cats (20 pics)

Posted in Animals 14 Jan 2010   / 18718 views
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For me, those are the ugliest cats ever, but luckily, there are people who love them despite their look.
Take a look at those ‘naked’ cats after the jump..


Hairless Cats (20 pics)

Macro Photography of Insects (62 pics)

Posted in Animals 14 Jan 2010   / 3076 views
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This is a nice collection of close-up shots of insects by Roselien Raimond.
Very interesting to see!


Other posts with insects :
The Bugs’ World (29 pics)
Extreme Close-Ups of Insects’ Eyes (18 pics)
Insects and spiders (65 photos)



Macro Photography of Insects (62 pics)

Rescuing 2 Deer Stuck on a Frozen Lake (10 pics)

Posted in Animals 12 Jan 2010   / 5144 views
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2 geologists have rescued two young deer which were stuck on the middle of a frozen lake.
A very good deed that saved the lives of those two poor creatures.
Take a look..


Rescuing 2 Deer Stuck on a Frozen Lake (10 pics)
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