How do I know if a native animal needs help?

In the wake of Australia’s bushfire crisis, social media is awash with images of animals in various states of distress being assisted by well-meaning and caring people. And while some of these stories are portrayed as ‘heartwarming’ fluff pieces, it’s important to understand that wild animals that appear to be particularly docile, or even approaching […]

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This List of Australia’s Cutest Cubs Will Make Your Day Better, Plain and Simple

This is content that we can all agree on at all times. Australia, a country/continent that already has a lot going for it—sunny weather, cultural treasures, booming cities, and world-class wineries—is perhaps, most importantly, home to some pretty dang cute fauna. We’ve rounded up a few examples to show you why we feel this way. […]

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Red Kangaroo: 11 Facts About Australia’s National Animal

People from every corner of the globe travel to Australia to meet a kangaroo — the adorable, exotic and uniquely Australian animal that hops all over this sunburnt continent. Read on for 11 things you might not have known about the red kangaroo. The red kangaroo is the largest kangaroo species Female red kangaroo | © Bidgee […]

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Chilled out hippo sits back and relaxes at his very own infinite pool

Amusing images appear to show a chilled-out hippo relaxing at his very own infinity pool. But in the fact, the hippo was spotted at the high water bridge on the N4 crossing the Komati river in South Africa, leaning against an overflow wall. Louw Pretorius, 47, captured the shots whilst out with his family and […]

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Elephant calf clambers out of 25ft-deep well after rescuers pump in water to float it to the top and dig an exit ramp in ingenious two-hour operation

This is the spectacular moment an ambitious rescue mission to save a baby elephant from a 25ft-deep well is finally pulled off. After the calf accidentally plunged down the waterhole in Jharkhand, eastern India, locals hatched an ingenious plan to save it. For two hours, they pumped gallons of water to float the elephant to […]

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