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This Sea Lion Ended Up Lost In The Forest. Its Life Was About To Change Forever. The power of motherly love. Baby Koala Life Story. Enjoy the sunset with me. The 50 Best Animal Photos Of 2011. A macaque monkey in Indonesia took a camera from a wildlife photographer before snapping himself in a variety of poses.

The 50 Best Animal Photos Of 2011

The macaque monkey is extremely rare and critically endangered making these pictures all the more special. Jorge Silva / Reuters A boy plays with a cat while his father works on their shack at the slum of Las Mayas in Caracas, Venezuela on May 31. Researchers dressed in panda costumes put a panda cub into a basket before transferring it to a new living environment at the Hetaoping Research and Conservation Center on February 20. The panda costumes are part of a new plan to reintroduce captive giant pandas back into the wild. Vanderlei Almeida / Getty Images A dog named “Leao” sits for a second consecutive day next to the grave of her owner, Cristina Maria Cesario Santana, who died in catastrophic landslides in Brazil.

Japan Coast Guard / Reuters Japan Coast Guard members rescue a dog that survived the Japanese earthquake and three weeks at sea! CUb10. RARE: Portraits of America’s Endangered Species « Joel Sartore. Rare: Portraits of America’s Endangered Species features portraits of some of the country’s most imperiled creatures from whooping cranes to wolves.

RARE: Portraits of America’s Endangered Species « Joel Sartore

Some of them are likely to go extinct without people ever knowing they existed. Rare shows what we stand to lose if we don’t act now. The good news is that there is still time, and this book highlights what each of us can do to save these unique creatures — and ultimately, ourselves. Get the book: signed copies are available through this website. A red wolf (Canis rufus gregoryi) at the Great Plains Zoo. Gator-and-the-butterflies.jpg (960×640) Essays & effluvia: Dog For Sale....Jethro ! Baby elephant and mother pulled from muddy grave by conservation workers in Zambia. By Richard Hartley-parkinson Updated: 12:05 GMT, 11 November 2011 Trapped in the mud and sinking fast, this pair of elephants seemed doomed.

Baby elephant and mother pulled from muddy grave by conservation workers in Zambia

The mother had gone to the rescue of her baby, but had got stuck herself – leaving the rest of the herd understandably wary of trying to save them. So, with no time to lose, a team of conservation workers sprang into action. Owen and Mzee. Owen (left) and Mzee Owen and Mzee are a hippopotamus and an Aldabra giant tortoise, respectively, that became the subject of media attention after forming an unusual bond of friendship.

Owen and Mzee

They live in Haller Park, Bamburi, Kenya.[1] As of March 2007, Mzee has been removed from the enclosure. A female hippopotamus named Cleo has been added to provide companionship for Owen. See also[edit] References[edit] External links[edit] 008_pics.jpg (800×536) Things I Think Are Kinda Cool » You’ve Never Seen This Before: Transparent Butterfly Edition. Monkeys took in a cat - Funny Pictures. A credit report contains information about your credit card and loan history, including how you make your payments and how much debt you have, and it may contain records of action taken against you because of outstanding bills.

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A rare albino seal pup has been left in need of rescue after being rejected by his family.

Albino seal pup left all alone after being rejected by his family

With his bright pink flippers, light brown fur and pale blue eyes, this seal pup stands out from the crowd. And that’s exactly his problem – just like the Ugly Duckling, nobody wants to play with him. The rare albino seal has been rejected by his family and left to fend for himself… all alone. The images were taken by photographer Anatoly Strakhov who spotted the little seal hiding under logs on Tyuleniy Island, Russia. The helpful hippo who rescues other animals from Mara river. Visitors to a safari camp close to where the film Out Of Africa was shot stood in awe as they witnessed the annual wildebeest migration.

The helpful hippo who rescues other animals from Mara river

The secret life of the harvest mouse. Living With the World's Largest Rodent. Meet Caplin Rous, a large, domesticated rodent known as a capybara.

Living With the World's Largest Rodent

"He's very needy but I love him to death," says owner Melanie Typaldos, who adopted the pet from a breeder two and a half years ago when he was just 11 days old. "He loves to lick my face and forehead and just follow me around everywhere. " The 100-lb. capybara munches on grass most of the day (the creatures are herbivores) to maintain his figure. Thankfully, Typaldos and her husband live in rural Texas, where they're surrounded by clean grass. Caplin dwarfs guinea pig Neptune, who belongs to Typaldos's daughter, Coral.