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The sadness of zoo animals in one photograph

A bear sits alone at the bottom of a concrete pit while children gawk at him.

The image, which seems almost like something out of a sad fable, perfectly captures the desolation and deprivation of zoos that cater to human entertainment. 175 more words


Baby Fox Who Was Supposed To Die Finds Man Who Believes In Her

Red, a young fox cub named after the color of her fur, was found collapsed near the grounds of a factory in Oldham, England.

She appeared lifeless as she lay on her side, despite the best efforts of the factory workers who found her, and who tried to see if coaxing her with food would stir her. 575 more words


Dog stuck in a tree finds her own, creative way down


Oh. My. God.

A very excited dog chased a bird up a 14-foot-tall tree, leaving her owner wondering how the pup would get her paws safely back on the ground. 58 more words


Zoo Didn’t Know Gorilla Was Pregnant Until She Gave Birth — TIME

The Prague Zoo had no idea its female gorilla was pregnant until she gave birth on Saturday. Zoo officials are calling the newborn a “miracle” because the 24-year-old Shinda previously had trouble conceiving.

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Zoo Didn’t Know Gorilla Was Pregnant Until She Gave Birth

waking up

July 2014

Waking Up

I promise I did not wake up this eagle owl, but I was happy for the moment when he opened one eye to check out what the ruckus was about.


Part of the Silence

“In order to see birds, it is necessary to become part of the silence.”
~Robert Wilson Lynd

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