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Emaciated Lion Jupiter Reunited With ‘Mother’

Emaciated Lion Jupiter Reunited With 'Mother'

Jupiter the lion’s weight is down to just 90 kilos Emaciated with a vacant gaze and without the strength to stand upright, 20-year-old lion Jupiter’s life is in danger. But authorities are acting to try to save him after he was discovered in a “critical state”. Leading attempts to restore Jupiter to full health is the woman who rescued him …

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Dog Wearing Helmet During Ride Wins Hearts

Dog Wearing Helmet During Ride Wins Hearts

The video was filmed in Chennai’s Virugambakkam area. The latest in the long (and adorable) line of pets travelling on two-wheelers is a video of a dog in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The delightful video, which is being widely circulated online, shows a pet dog riding pillion behind his master on a bike. Keeping traffic rules in mind, the dog is …

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Karnataka farmer paints tiger stripes on dog to save crop from monkeys

Karnataka farmer paints tiger stripes on dog to save crop from monkeys

Srikanta Gowda, a farmer from Naluru village, Thirthahalli taluk in Karnataka, has painted his dog to look like a tiger to save his crop from monkeys. The paint is a hair dye and lasts more than a month. Shivamogga, Karnataka: In an attempt to save their crops, a farmer in Karnataka has painted the fur of his dog to make it …

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10-Foot King Cobra Removed From Train In Uttarakhand

10-Foot King Cobra Removed From Train In Uttarakhand

The snake was rescued in a joint operation by the Uttarakhand Forest Department and Railway Protection Force at the Kathgodam station. After snakes on a plane, it was a snake on a train that created a stir on the Internet. A video of a 10-foot-long king cobra being removed from a train in Uttarakhand has surfaced on social media, leaving …

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Telangana Goats Arrested For Grazing Saplings

Telangana Goats Arrested For Grazing Saplings

Activists on Tuesday caught the culprits’ “red-handed” and handed them to police Can animals also commit crimes? The answer of Telangana Police appears to be in the affirmative as they “arrested” two goats for grazing on saplings planted by a NGO. The bizarre incident occurred in Huzurabad town of Karimnagar district after the activists on Tuesday caught the culprits’ “red-handed” …

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Pune’s donkey who is winning hearts with her singing

Pune's donkey who is winning hearts with her singing

A donkey living at an animal shelter in the Indian city of Pune, became an internet sensation after a clip of her “singing” went viral. An unorthodox Indian music star has won hearts online with her big teeth, lustrous white coat, four legs and melodic braying at mealtime. Emily, a donkey living at an animal shelter in the Indian city …

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Monkey Closes Tap After Drinking Water. Lesson For Humans

Monkey Closes Tap After Drinking Water. Lesson For Humans

“Even monkeys have learned conservation!” wrote one person in response to the video In 1977, the United Nations Water Conference recognized access to drinking water as a right for the first time, but even today, clean drinking water is not a privilege that everyone enjoys. Water conservation is said to be the first step towards tackling that problem. Perhaps that …

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China Weird News: Controversial Yulin Dog Meat Festival

China Weird News: Controversial Yulin Dog Meat Festival

Today marks the end of one of China’s most controversial practices. Consider that statement for a moment. June 30 is the end of the 10-day Yulin Dog Meat Festival. Despite staunch international criticism, the Chinese government allows the bizarre and cruel event to occur. With so much information distributed about the event, it can be difficult to get at the underlying issues. …

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