Wildlife Sanctuaries in Sri Lanka, Serene Tourist Attractions

Wildlife Sanctuaries in Sri Lanka, Lion

Wildlife Sanctuaries in Sri Lanka ~ an introduction ~ Sri Lanka is a small island about 270 miles in length. It is approximately 140 miles wide and, in general, the country covers about 25,330 sq. miles. This is equivalent to 65,610 sq.kms. The island is positioned to the southernmost end of the Indian continent. Sri … Read more Wildlife Sanctuaries in Sri Lanka, Serene Tourist Attractions

Pedigree Dog Food Recall, Mars Petcare Recalls 22 Bags

Pedigree Dog Food Recall

Pedigree Dog Food Recall 22 Bags Recalled by Mars Petcare Mars Petcare announced a voluntary Pedigree Dog Food Recall this week for a small number of their Pedigree Adult Complete Nutrition dog food packages. The recall is limited to 22 bags that were sold at Dollar General Stores in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee, between the dates … Read more Pedigree Dog Food Recall, Mars Petcare Recalls 22 Bags

Why Do Koalas Hug Trees? The Answer May Surprise You!

Why Do Koalas Hug Trees? It seems that the recent onslaught of heat waves in Australia is causing the koalas to develop a new behavior.

Why Do Koalas Hug Trees? ~ a surprising answer ~ So … why DO koalas hug trees?  Do you know?  Take a guess first, before I tell you their secret. Scientists did some poking around and found out that Koalas actually hug trees to keep COOL during hot weather!  This is not its usual posture. With … Read more Why Do Koalas Hug Trees? The Answer May Surprise You!

7 Deadliest Animals in Australia, Travelers Beware!

Deadliest Animals in Australia

Deadliest Animals in Australia Australia is a country inhabited by many dangerous animals that kill human beings. The deadliest animals in Australia that make this a possible place of danger are: 1)  SALTWATER CROCODILES These crocodiles can be up to 26 feet long. They ambush predators expertly. They wait for the prey as it goes … Read more 7 Deadliest Animals in Australia, Travelers Beware!

Ellen DeGeneres Animal Edition, Best of 500 Shows Video

Ellen DeGeneres Animal Edition

Ellen DeGeneres Animal Edition Best of 500 Shows While I was looking around on the web this morning for something simple to share with you today, I came across this Ellen DeGeneres Animal Edition video which is a compilation of the best of her 500 shows, at that time, which was 2010.  I love animals, … Read more Ellen DeGeneres Animal Edition, Best of 500 Shows Video

Dog Needs HELP, Hendrick Boards Has a Mission to Save Him

Barkley the Dog Needs Help

Barkley the Dog Needs HELP Hendrick Boards Has a Mission to Save Him Barkley the dog needs HELP desperately!  He was quite a mess when he was rescued by Trio Animal Foundation.  When they brought Barkley in for emergency grooming, what they found underneath the fur was very disturbing. Alarmingly, Barkley weighed in at only … Read more Dog Needs HELP, Hendrick Boards Has a Mission to Save Him

Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop 2, Featuring Shirley (Again)

Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop 2 “Featuring Shirley (Again)” In today’s Wordless Wednesday I would like to feature Shirley, my Bearded Dragon.  She is 5 months old and is now 13 inches long.  She is expected to grow up to 24 inches at maturity.  I love her to pieces.         ♥♥♥♥♥♥ SEE ALSO: … Read more Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop 2, Featuring Shirley (Again)

Koko the Gorilla Mourns Robin Williams Death, 8-11-2014

Koko the Gorilla Mourns Robin Williams Death

Koko the Gorilla Mourns Robin Williams Death August 11, 2014 Robin Williams met Koko in 2001 at The Gorilla Foundation in Woodside, California.  The encounter was a memorable time for both of them.  Koko even recognized  Robin from watching his movies on video.  Koko is fluent in American sign language and soon had them laughing, playing … Read more Koko the Gorilla Mourns Robin Williams Death, 8-11-2014

Stick Insects as Exotic Pets? Read this First!

stick insects

Stick Insects belong to the Phasmatodean Family. Other insects that also belong to the same family are leaf insects, ghost insects, and walking sticks. There are nearly two thousand and eight hundred species within the Phasmatodean family.  Stick insects belong to areas having tropical climates and some of them have wings. Stick insects that are … Read more Stick Insects as Exotic Pets? Read this First!