Scotland Bans Use Of Wild Animals In Travelling Circuses

Scotland has become the first country in the UK to ban anyone using wild animals in travelling circuses. The legilsation, which has just been passed, will ban the use of non-domesticated animals for either performance or exhibition in travelling shows in Scotland.  Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs) unanimously signed off on the ban, with Environment Secretary…

Sea Turtle Tangles With $53 Million of Drifting Cocaine

During a recent deployment in the eastern Pacific, Unites States Coast Guard officials managed to free an entangled sea turtle. It’s a familiar-sounding rescue story … except for one glaring difference: the unfortunate reptile wasn’t mired in the expected mess of discarded fishing gear – instead, it had become trapped by 1,800 pounds of drifting cocaine. The extraordinary rescue…

Weird Dog-Bear Found In Woods Has Experts Baffled

People are trying to figure out what in the blue hell this new dog-bear hybrid is after it was discovered lost in the woods.  Animal rights activists say the odd looking animal was brought into an animal shelter in the city of Chelyabinsk in south-central Russia’s Chelyabinsk Oblast region and has baffled…