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Sir David Attenborough Launches “Boaty McBoatface”

Sir David Attenborough has launched the 10,000-tonne vessel of the UK’s newest polar ship – named after him – into the Mersey. The broadcaster pressed the button, sending the hull sliding out from Birkenhead, into the water where building will continue. “Our future will be effected by what people working on this ship will be discovering” he said. It is “the greatest possible honour” to be its namesake. The hull of the £200m research vessel entered the river stern-first, creating a big wave [...]

Pangolins, The Most Hunted Creature on Earth

Pangolins, being hunted to extinction. A survey has revealed the lack of knowledge surrounding the plight of the ‘scaly anteaters’, millions of which are killed every year for their scales and meat. Approx. 300 are poached every day, making these unusual animals the MOST illegally trafficked mammals in the world. Also known as “scaly anteaters”, they are found in Asia and Africa, and their numbers are dwindling as a result of poaching for international trade. Pangolins are hunted for their meat, which is [...]

Unicorns, Were They Once Real or Just a Myth

Unicorns,  Real or Just a Myth DO UNICORNS EXIST? People have a fascination for mythological creatures. Especially the unicorn, shown as a beautiful white horse with a single, spirally horn. Unlike other mythological creatures unicorns are portrayed as peaceful animals and symbols of strength or purity. A MYTH GETS ITS WINGS…AND HORN Unicorns have been depicted in art as early as the Mesopotamian era (5000-3500 BC), as well as in ancient Greece, India, and China, they are mentioned in the Bible 9 times! [...]

Puppy Dies in Overhead Locker on a Plane

Puppy Dies in Overhead Locker on a United Airlines Flight. United Airlines has accepted liability after a dog died in-flight when a flight attendant ordered the pet to be put in an overhead locker. The US airline apologised for the death of a French bulldog on a flight from Houston to New York and has launched an investigation. A passenger who was seated behind said she saw a United flight attendant insisting on the dog being placed in the overhead locker in [...]

Win our Latest Free Photo Competition

FREE ENTRY COMPETITION Have a go at entering our latest competition to win this little bundle; A catnip play toy, A cat flea comb, 2 in 1 tick remover, A collapsible cat bowl, Cat litter wipes and cat litter tray liners. All you have to do is upload a photo of your pet, whether it be a hamster or horse – anything inbetween is also quite acceptable. It doesnt have to be professional photo quality, its your pet that counts. It can be an interior or exterior image, funny [...]

Dry Dog Shampoo is the New Craze, Try Some

Dry dog shampoo is the new crazy in doggy gear It removes dirt, oil and odour from your dog in between baths The dry dog shampoo comes in scents like blueberry, muffin and even lemonade Some dog owners use it to make their dog’s hair more fluffy Today you can buy almost every product imaginable for your dog including high chairs so your dog can sit at the table with you, dog jewellery bling bling!, and even underwear (honest). Now, there’s a new product [...]

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Feeding Ducks Bread is Very Bad for Them, DONT!

Feeding Ducks Bread is Bad, Don’t feed them it. The RSPB has said people should never feed chips, crackers, cereal, sweets and mouldy food to ducks They warned that feeding ducks are likely to fill up on tasty white bread, which has no real nutritional value, instead of eating more healthy types of food.   RSPB spokesperson said: “Feeding ducks on the park pond, geese and swans on rivers – is often the first contact children have with wildlife. But it is important [...]

Is the Earth Flat or is it all Bunkum?

Is our planet a Flat Earth? All members of the Flat Earth Society claim to believe the Earth is flat and not spherical as is normally depicted in the various medias. Walking around on the planet’s surface, it feels flat and also looks flat, so they say all evidence is to the contrary and the earth is not round as depicted in satellite photos of Earth showing it as a sphere, to be fabrications of a “round Earth conspiracy” started [...]

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Pet Valentines Day Gifts for Your Precious Lovable Friend

Pet Valentines Day Gifts Valentine’s Day is nearly here, and many of you will be giving your pets a special gift or treat. There are so many holiday-themed pet gifts it makes your head spin — lots of lovey-dovey, heart-shaped this or that for your pet. But not all traditional gifts are safe. With food or treats, for example, ingredients such as chocolate, xylitol and grapes can be toxic to cats and dogs. Catnip Pickle First, we’ll break from the traditional red or [...]