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Polar Bear Breaks into Home in Alaskan Village

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Polar Bear Breaks into Home in Alaskan Village

Update 10/16/2014 12:45 AM Originally posted 10/15/2014 11:30 AM

Ruby Kaleak's part-time job on polar bear patrol in the village of Kaktovik, Alaska, usually means chasing the animals back to the Beaufort Sea. But she wasn't expecting to shoo one of the biggest bears she's ever seen out of a house last week.

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Watch: Taylor Swift's New Diet Coke Ad Is Every Cat Lady's Fantasy

Originally posted 10/15/2014 06:30 PM

When you're done aimlessly dissecting Taylor Swift's latest hit for hints about her exes – pro tip: You're better off focusing on the confession she rearranged her furniture for a dance party – redirect your attention to the true loves of her life.

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Pure Joy Is this Dog Diving Into His Leaf Pile

Originally posted 10/15/2014 05:00 PM

No one takes fall more seriously than Stella.

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The Daily Treat: Get Acquainted with the World's Tallest Cow

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Get Acquainted with the World's Tallest Cow

Originally posted 10/15/2014 01:00 PM

A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Illinois woman was recently dubbed the world's tallest.

Patty Hanson and Blosom the cow smiled for their official Guinness World Records photo shoot on Monday.

Hanson received an email in mid-August saying Blosom had been named the world's tallest cow. She sought the record after veterinarians and the cow's foot trimmer constantly noted the 2,000-lb. animal's large size, Hanson said.

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Squirrel Surprises Giant Panda During a Nap, Which Is Not Polite

Originally posted 10/14/2014 06:00 PM

It's that time of year again. You know, when people use Halloween as a blanket excuse to scare the, uh, bamboo out of everyone.

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Bulldog Puppy Trying to Howl Proves the Struggle Is Real

Originally posted 10/13/2014 04:30 PM

To quote Shakes-paw: "Though he be but little, he is fierce."

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Parrot Missing for 4 Years Returns Speaking Spanish

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Parrot Missing for 4 Years Returns Speaking Spanish

Originally posted 10/13/2014 04:00 PM

A pet parrot that spoke with a British accent when it disappeared from its home four years ago has been reunited with its owner – and the bird returned with some new knowledge.

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This Is What It's Like to Be 20 Feet from a Sleeping Whale (VIDEO)
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This Is What It's Like to Be 20 Feet from a Sleeping Whale

Originally posted 10/13/2014 09:50 AM

And you thought your roommate was weird. Did you know that humpback whales sleep upside down?

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French Bulldog's Struggle to Reach Ball Is Tragic

Update 10/12/2014 10:00 AM Originally posted 10/10/2014 02:15 PM



Sadness is a dog who has lost his favorite toy.

The love story of Blanky the French bulldog and this tennis ball is quite like a Shakespearean tragedy. In the YouTube video, the pooch reaches for the beloved ball, which is just out of his grasp on a couch – but to no avail. The adorable dog whines, weeps and barks at the painful distance between them – and you're left wondering if the pair will ever be together again.

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Exotic Animal Vet Dr. K Explains the Challenge of Giving a Ferret a Pacemaker

The behavior of cats and dogs is confusing enough for most, but Dr. Susan Kelleher deals with a whole different set of animal issues.

How do you perform surgery on a fish? Give a tortoise a check-up? These are questions for which exotic animal veterinarian Dr. Kelleher has to find answers, and now she is giving animal lovers a peek into her wild and furry life.

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