ANIMALS

food news

You Can Now Pay $50 to Hang Out in a Cafe Full of Live Rats

“Cong-RATS, ladies and bRODENTS, all of your dreams will come true,” the Rat Bar’s event page says.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.2.19
Australia Today

Here's a Heartwarming Story of a Miniature Donkey Being Rescued from a Septic Tank

The incident did not affect the small donkey's appetite for carrots.
Gavin Butler
5.31.19
cats mate

I Found Out How to Make My Cat an Influencer at the London Cat Expo

I want that Grumpy Cat money – but how do I get there?
Rosie Hewitson
5.29.19
Australia Today

New Laws in the ACT Aim to Acknowledge that Animals Have Feelings

The proposed laws would be the first in Australia to recognise animals as "sentient" beings, and bring harsh penalties against anyone caught mistreating them.
Gavin Butler
5.14.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Parrot Got Detained for Yelling 'Police' to Warn Its Owners About a Drug Raid

"He must've been trained for this."
River Donaghey
4.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Please Adopt Barsik, This 18-Kilo Monster Cat

Get a load of this unit.
Peter Slattery
4.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Suspected Poacher Gets Trampled to Death by Elephant Then Eaten by a Pride of Lions

Only the man's skull and his pants were retrieved by rangers at South Africa's Kruger National Park.
Gavin Butler
4.8.19
sun bears

These Bears Can Mimic Faces Like Humans and Apes

Sun bears show social intelligence by copying the open-mouthed expressions of their playmates.
Becky Ferreira
3.29.19
Garage Magazine Issue 16

Can Boa Constrictors Heal You?

From the ancient world to upstate New York, serpent healing has long been a source of sacred feminine power. Erin Schwartz gets wrapped up with Serpentessa. Photographed by Frankie Alduino.
Erin Schwartz
2.15.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Guy Who Fought Off a Mountain Lion Finally Told His Side of the Story

"I will never be able to live up to the reputation."
River Donaghey
2.15.19
Comics!

'Frass,' Today's Comic by Margot Ferrick

A frightened pet gets harassed by their owner.
Margot Ferrick
2.15.19
love

Wildlife Center Will Name a Salmon for Your Ex, Then Feed It to a Bear

You said you needed closure. These bears are happy to help.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.12.19
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