Thursday, August 6

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Children swimming with crocodile in Malaysia looks both fun and terrifying at the same time
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Children swimming with crocodile in Malaysia looks both fun and terrifying at the same time

Often times we see children playing around with cats and dogs, but these kids from Sabah, Malaysia are not your average children - they're spending their fun times with none other than a crocodile! The four children were seen having so much fun while swimming and playing around with the crocodile. In the 50 seconds video posted by a Twitter user @mdfaidzul, people are surprised to see how comfortable the children are around that dangerous creature. That's a crocodile right there. As one of the most feared animals by human, nobody would have imagine how these children are able to treat a crocodile just as they treat a sweet little kitten. The video has been viewed for almost 900,000 times on Twitter in the time of writing as people were amazed and terrified by the scene at t...
Curious cats got attracted by cat figurines inside art gallery and asked security guard’s permission to enter the premise
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Curious cats got attracted by cat figurines inside art gallery and asked security guard’s permission to enter the premise

Cat has always been one of the cutest, funniest, and smartest pets we could ever ask. Besides all that, they are also entertaining - like these cats in Hiroshima, Japan. In 2017, the Onomichi Art Gallery in Hiroshima, Japan held a cat-themed exhibition. A few cat figurines were placed in the front room of the art gallery to attract people to visit the art gallery, but the figurines clearly attracted its own kind. Looking at how alive the cat figurines looked like, the nearby wild cats got interested and didn't want to miss their chance to visit their 'friends'. This orange street cat was particularly perseverance while walking in front of the art gallery every day, looking out for opportunities to enter the place. Of course, it never managed to get in because he was sto...
Woman lost her life after going back into the fire for trying to save all of her dogs
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Woman lost her life after going back into the fire for trying to save all of her dogs

The relationship that exists between humans and their pets is truly amazing. Some people didn't consider their furry friends as pets, but rather as members of the family and treated them nothing less than that. That is exactly what 38-year-old Michelle Mirasol from Bacolod, Philippines feels about all her pet dogs. Unfortunately, she lost them in a tragic incident despite all of her efforts to save them all. Mirasol thinks of her dogs as family. Michelle was at home with her parents, son and pets when a fire suddenly broke out. The whole family is getting out of the house very quickly, but the dogs don't always understand what's going on in times like this and clearly need extra help. The house was suddenly on fire and her dogs were still in there! As soon as Mirasol...
Beluga whale playfully drops youtuber’s GoPro into the water before returning it back to the owner
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Beluga whale playfully drops youtuber’s GoPro into the water before returning it back to the owner

YouTuber and diver Joachim Larssen was completely oblivious to the chance encounter he was about to experience when he was kayaking in Hammerfest Bay in Norway. He was rowing his kayak while documenting the scenic view around him when he noticed a large wild sea creature approaching him from beneath the waters. Much to his surprise, the creature was a friendly beluga whale whom he identified from a previous trip. Named Hvaldimir, the adorable mammal actually came up close to Larssen's kayak earlier the month for a quick chat. He was brushing against it in the least intimidating way possible, before disappearing into the water. This time around, Hvaldimir made sure he caught Larssen's attention. Larssen thought this was a once in a lifetime opportunity and took his camera o...
This dog went viral for frowning so hard it looks like it was about to cry after receiving time-out for chewing furniture
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This dog went viral for frowning so hard it looks like it was about to cry after receiving time-out for chewing furniture

Dogs are naughty sometimes and they deserve some little punishments. But this one dog seems like it's not very happy with the punishment it gets and not shy to show how upset it is either. Recently, the dog named Captain went viral on the internet thanks to its funny expression. It all started when the owner, Christina caught her dog chewing on the furniture. So she decided that he needs to be punished for this bad habit. Captain has an amazing relationship with its owner. But that doesn't mean bad behavior is allowed. Hence, Christina put Captain in a time out at the corner of their house for nibbling furniture and its expression says it all. Captain is not fond of this punishment. Clearly not happy with the punishment he's receiving, Captain frowned so hard that he...
A pair of birds gladly accepted twigs from human hands to build their new nest
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A pair of birds gladly accepted twigs from human hands to build their new nest

Often times, animals are afraid of humans. But this one wild bird is not your normal bird. One day, a British couple, Ian Bailey and Jan were strolling in a park near their home before they spotted another couple, looking busy with their small 'construction' project. The other couple was a pair of birds called 'coots' who seemed very busy trying to build their nest on the lake in the park. One of the birds stays in the nest while the other is trying its best to find enough materials for their new house. However, finding the best tree branches for their next home is not an easy task. "The side of the lake is quite high, so the birds have to swim quite far in order to find the twigs," said Bailey. So Bailey and Jan decided to help the birds. They found several branches on the...
Kind and generous 76yo man works for 22 years so he can feed the street cats every single day
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Kind and generous 76yo man works for 22 years so he can feed the street cats every single day

Many of us love animals, but probably not as much as this 76-year-old Willie Ortiz from Hartford, Connecticut, USA.  Thanks to his love for the animal and realizing how much they need his attention, Ortiz was said to have been taking care of the stray cats for 22 years. Then kindhearted man has been doing everything he can so that he can feed the stray cats every single day. His love for cats is unbeatable. Ortiz would feed more than 68 stray cats every day and he's working hard to be able to afford the expenses to do that. Ortiz didn't come from a rich family, so he did things like collecting steels and other side hustle in order to raise money for his cats. During the day, he would do some recycling and at night, he would bring packs of cat food to 16 different...
Unique wild horse in Oregon found with a horse-shaped marking on its body
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Unique wild horse in Oregon found with a horse-shaped marking on its body

There are approximately over 70 000 wild horses around the world, more than 4000 of which are located in Oregon, USA. These majestic creatures are usually found inhabiting the great plains of the region. While they are all equally unique and beautiful, one particular horse steals the spotlight. Cirrus was first spotted in 2018 when a field representative with the American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) was observing a group of four horses, which the mare was a part of. Cirrus caught the attention because of  her unique appearance. She had a white markings that looked like a mini version of her embossed on his body, complete with the mane and all. The pattern was spot on, with details of an eye in the form of a black dot within it. When she ran, the 'horse' on her body appea...
A crow helps a hedgehog cross the road in fear of the safety of its companion
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A crow helps a hedgehog cross the road in fear of the safety of its companion

A friend is someone we can always rely on whenever and wherever. But that didn't mean you should trouble your friend even for the smallest thing - like this hedgehog. It all started when a man named Sr. Erizo shared on his social media account how we need to always be mindful when driving as anything can happen on the road - just like how he encountered these two animals. He saw a hedgehog and a crow in the middle of the road. In the 27 seconds video, it can be seen that the hedgehog is trying to cross the street, but it stopped halfway. This is when its friend, the crow had to do something to help. So the crow pecks the hedgehog as if to say 'keep moving'. "Don't stop! Keep on walking!" As soon as the hedgehog was pushed by the crow, it continues to walk and keep on...
Baby gorilla found to be sleeping peacefully cuddled around his caretaker, the photo is adorable
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Baby gorilla found to be sleeping peacefully cuddled around his caretaker, the photo is adorable

Limbe Wildlife Center (LWC) is a wildlife protection center located in Cameroon, Africa. Bobga, a baby gorilla was recently transferred to the facility. He was put under close care by the center staff as he was still young. Recently, an adorable photo of the baby monkey cuddling his caregiver, Alvin Muma has been circulating and it's the best thing the Internet has seen in a while. Bobga was 15 months old when he was rescued. He was tied to a pole, cooped up in a cage too small for his size when he was first found. Despite his troubled past, the young primate slowly appears to be trusting humans and learning to be comfortable around them. These sweet images were captured by Laura Craddock, the organization's fundraising coordinator on her usual rounds around the facility. She...