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A clownfish can take on a shark, but this predicament may prove harder to handle

It’s hot out here for a sea anemone. Anemonefish floating amidst unbleached sea anemones. Depositphotos “A coral reef is very busy and very noisy. There’s lots of clicking sounds, there are fish grunting,” says Suzanne Mills, an endocrinologist with EPHE PSL Research University and the Center for Insular Research and Environmental Observatory (CRIOBE) in Moorea, […]

Finding Nemo may become even harder: climate study

The clownfish, the colourful swimmer propelled to fame by the 2003 film “Finding Nemo”, is under threat from warming ocean waters wreaking havoc with sea anemones — the structures which serve as its home, a study has found. Closely related to corals, sea anemones are invertebrate marine creatures that live in symbiosis with algae, which […]

Prince Harry Celebrates World Mental Health Day With Service Dog Cooper

Prince Harry recently celebrated World Mental Health Day by meeting with an adorable service dog named Cooper. According to People, Cooper, 2, helps his owner, former Marine Phil Eaglesham, with practical tasks such as opening doors and loading the washing machine. Upon seeing Prince Harry, the Labrador-Retriever mix immediately recognized him. A photo of Prince […]

Oregon Woman Awakes To Find Bear In Living Room

A woman in Oregon woke up to find a surprise late-night visitor in her living room. The 78-year-old woman, who possibly did not latch her front door before going to sleep, found a 160-pound (72-kilogram) bear that had wandered into her house in an incident that occurred last week. The Baker City Herald reported that […]

Italian granted sick pay to care for ill dog

An Italian woman has won her battle to be granted sick pay for days she took off to look after her poorly dog, in a first for the pet-loving country. The woman, a Rome academic, won her case with the help of lawyers from the Italian Anti-Vivisection League (LAV), one of the biggest animal rights […]

Pooch-loving Putin Presented With Puppy

He may strike fear in the hearts of dissidents and foreign leaders, but Russian President Vladimir Putin lost his heart Wednesday to a fluffy white puppy with black and brown markings. Putin received a belated birthday gift from Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov — an alabai, a top Turkmen-bred variety of the Central Asian shepherd dog. […]

Police shoot dog after owner sicced pit bull on officers, cops say

NEWARK — Police shot a pit bull after the animal’s owner called for it to attack officers as he was being arrested for gun charges, authorities said. Sean Bailey, 18, faces weapons-related offenses stemming from the incident Friday, according to Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose. Officers were checking a report of a person with a […]

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