Category «Pets»

A man runs over mother swan in front of her frightened babies

A man runs over mother swan in front of her frightened babies

A horrific picture is making the rounds on the internet and creating angry reactions. It shows a mother swan that’s been hit by a car in a parking lot in The Hague, Netherlands. Standing besides the dead swan are her little cygnets and their father. Stunned onlookers rushed to help — while the driver of …

Owner Reunites With Her Dog 6 Years after He Went Missing

Owner Reunites With Her Dog 6 Years after He Went Missing

She searched for him everywhere, but to no avail. As time passed by, she accepted the painful truth that she will never see her furry pal again. But then, six years after her dog disappeared she got a phone call that changed it all. The story starts with a stray dog walking back and forth …

Leonardo Di’Caprio Helps Launch $2 Million Fund to Support Africa’s Virunga National Park

Leonardo Di'Caprio Helps Launch $2 Million Fund to Support Africa’s Virunga National Park

Leonardo DiCaprio is continuing his work to support Africa’s Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Earth Alliance, which was co-founded by DiCaprio, Emerson Collective, and Global Wildlife Conservation, has partnered with the European Commission to launch the Virunga Fund with $2 million in seed money. The Virunga Fund will help protect the national park, …

Enchanting ‘blue dragon’ washes ashore in Texas

Enchanting 'blue dragon' washes ashore in Texas

A rarely-seen kind of sea slug, fancifully called a ‘blue dragon’, has drawn some attention after washing ashore at a Texas park last week. Images of the creature, proper name Glaucus Atlanticus, were posted to the Facebook page of Texas’ Padre Island National Seashore last week. It’s no more than 3 cm long, but its …