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Squirrel Causes $300K in Damages in Indy

Squirrel Causes $300K in Damages in Indy

By Mike Fossum April 12, 2014

A defiant squirrel managed to cause roughly $300K in damages to a new Fort Wayne, Indiana community center that is scheduled to open in June. The small rodent infiltrated the electrical system of the newly renovated athletics complex at McMillen …

Jackie Chan Confuses Prince William and Prince Harry Jackie Chan Confuses Prince William and Prince Harry

Many people know Jackie Chan for his comedic role in Rush Hour. Even more people know him for his martial arts skills, but few are aware of Chan’s active role in preserving wildlife. Chan, as a spokesman for the wildlife …

18-Foot Python Just Falls Short Of State Record 18-Foot Python Just Falls Short Of State Record

An 18-foot python found in the Florida Everglades almost tied in size with the state’s record setting snake. The Miami Herald reported that the massive Burmese beast was captured on Tuesday by python control on the L-28 levee, roughly 5 …

Redditor ‘Socializes’ Duckling Using Beard Redditor ‘Socializes’ Duckling Using Beard
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In a series of revealing photos, a Reddit user known as ‘Spongi’ has documented his rearing of an abandoned duckling named “Peeps,” using his beard in place of its mother’s wing. While unsuccessfully attempting to hatch chicken eggs, Spongi inadvertently …

Rhino Hunt Permit A Controversial Poaching Solution Rhino Hunt Permit A Controversial Poaching Solution
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The effort to save endangered species from poachers seems to have taken a bizarre turn where the black rhino is concerned. The Dallas Safari Club is reportedly planning to auction a permit for hunting a black rhino in Namibia. The …

Rare Chinese Turtles Hatch at NYC Zoo Rare Chinese Turtles Hatch at NYC Zoo

Five rare Chinese big-headed turtles, scientifically known as Platysternon megacephalum, were born at the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Prospect Park Zoo in November. The 7-inch-long turtle gets its name because its skull is so large that its head is unable to …

Man Cited for Trying to Trade Alligator for Beer Man Cited for Trying to Trade Alligator for Beer
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A Florida man was recently cited for attempting to trade a live alligator for a 12-pack of beer at a convenience store in Allapattah, a suburb of Miami. Fernando Aguilera strolled into the Santa Ana Market toting a live, four-foot-long …

Gillian Anderson Poses Nude For Animal Awareness Gillian Anderson Poses Nude For Animal Awareness
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X Files star, Gillian Anderson, is in full support of the Fishlove campaign. To show her support and raise awareness, she posed nude with only an eel wrapped around her neck to cover her breasts. The campaign is dedicated to …

Elk Euthanized After Interaction with Photographer Elk Euthanized After Interaction with Photographer
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After a video taken of a photographer interacting with an elk in North Carolina went viral, the elk was euthanized, leaving people outraged. The video was posted to YouTube earlier this month and the elk was put down just days …

14 White Lions Found In Bangkok Warehouse 14 White Lions Found In Bangkok Warehouse

Fourteen white lions were among the over 200 wild animals that were found in Bangkok, Thailand, authorities confirmed today. The animals were believed to have been brought into the country as part of the illegal wildlife trade. The raid came …

Wildlife, Heels, And Lots Of Smiles Wildlife, Heels, And Lots Of Smiles

Here are today’s Top Photos from Google+. Move your mouse cursor over each image to read the caption (if the photographer gave one). If you like what you see here be sure to visit the Google+ accounts of the sharers. …