Tag: animals

Mar 24, 2014

Flying With the Fastest Birds on the Planet

Flying With the Fastest Birds on the Planet

BBC wildlife show Animal Camera placed tiny spy cameras on some of the fastest and most manoeuvrable birds on the planet, the peregrine falcon and the goshawk. The footage of a diving peregrine pulling a 10 g bottom turn and a goshawk weaving through a forest will blow your mind. These birds are amazing!…

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Mar 22, 2014

Magic Tricks for Dogs

Magic Tricks for Dogs

Finnish magician and mentalist Jose Ahonen was curious to know how dogs would respond to a disappearing treat. Their reactions are predictably adorable, although I would have thought they would have been able to sniff out the treat. Maybe they eventually did and just edited that part out! Let us know which reaction was…

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Mar 19, 2014

This Might Be the World’s Fastest Trail Dog

This Might Be the World’s Fastest Trail Dog

Mountain biker Bryan Gregory of Foxwood Films took his border collie Kaia with him for a ride through a local trail in Port Moody, BC, Canada. Kaia initially let Bryan lead the way but she eventually turned things up a notch, leaving her owner in the dust. Some sites (here, here and here) have…

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Mar 18, 2014

This Diver Survived a Shark Attack and He has the GoPro Footage to Prove It

This Diver Survived a Shark Attack and He has the GoPro Footage to Prove It

To protect the reef in the Western Carribean Sea from the destructive and invasive Lionfish (which have no natural predators in these foreign waters and are killing native fish species), diver Jason Dimitri was on assignment culling lion fish when a Caribbean Reef Shark suddenly appeared. Jason said he was about 70 ft underwater…

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Mar 16, 2014

This Dog is Not Allowed on the Bed. This is What She Does When They Leave

This Dog is Not Allowed on the Bed. This is What She Does When They Leave

This dog is not allowed on the bed (not sure if the cat is). The owners were curious to know if she obeyed the rules when they left the house, so they set up a hidden camera to see. I think we all know what happens next :)

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Mar 12, 2014

This Dog’s Owners Left Her in the Car. She Decided to Do Something About It

This Dog’s Owners Left Her in the Car. She Decided to Do Something About It

According to Metro, pet owners Graham and Fiona Haddow left their dog Fern, a boxer, in the car while they visited a gallery in Broughty Ferry, Scotland. According to onlookers the couple were gone for almost 20 minutes, 15 of those were spent by Fern honking the horn to voice his displeasure. It didn’t…

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Mar 11, 2014

An Injured Dolphin Approached this Diver for Help. Then This Happened

An Injured Dolphin Approached this Diver for Help. Then This Happened

During a night dive last January at Gadren Eel Cove in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii; a bottlenose dolphin caught in a fishing line approached scuba diver Keller Laros for help. The dolphin’s left pectoral fin was stuck, wrapped around fishing line with a hook embedded into its body. Laros, who was equipped with scissors, was able…

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