Alexandra Hallam

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The week in wildlife – in pictures

Foraging wood ducks, an adder taking a dip and a fearless baby rabbit are among this week’s pick on images from the natural world

Nature

Funniest Wild Animal Photos Of The 2018 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

Some seem to be having a whale of a time. Others, grinning for the camera, or caught in “gotcha” embarrassing moment. Yet, although they all seem so “human,” they are wild animals immortalized in photos for the 2018 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards.<p>A demure lemur covering its mouth in surprise, a …

Wildlife

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

Lions' amazing reaction after seeing woman who hand-reared them for first time in seven years

The big cats come bounding over to hug, paw and lick their long-lost friend in an emotional reunion<p>Two big cats had an emotional reunion with the …

Pets

The 'Avengers: Infinity War' wrap cake has got people all worked up

Okay, we're all officially hype-hungry fiends when a cake sends us spiralling into a whirlpool of speculation. And that's exactly what's</i> …

This tiny wild cat species is exploding the internet with its cuteness

Imagine the cutest cat imaginable. Now imagine harder. It's still not as cute as this cat.<p>BBC One's upcoming documentary <i>Big Cats</i> revealed a segment …

Humpback whale ‘saves’ marine biologist from tiger shark

Marine biologist, Nan Hauser, says a humpback whale protected her from a 15-foot tiger shark during a recent dive in the Cook Islands.

Fish

The Kitten Covers: 19 Classic Album Covers Recreated With Cats

The Kitten Covers is a single topic blog featuring album covers from classic records with cats photoshopped into the scene, replacing an element of …

Albums

Stray Cats Captured in Martial Arts Poses by Hiroyuki Hisakata

Photographer Hiroyuki Hisakata captures images of cats showing off their best ninja moves. They aren't even his cats, so how does he get them to …

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Pets And People Are Joyously Reuniting After California Wildfires

Many people tried to take pets with them, but the animals bolted in the chaos of the fires.<p>Some Northern Californians who feared the worst for their pets in the wake of this month’s deadly wildfires are getting some welcome good news in recent days: Their animals survived.<p>Animal shelters and …

57 Before And After Photos Of Kittens That Will Melt Your Heart

These transfurmations are just purrfect.

24 Cats That Are So Big It's Mildly Shocking

These are definitely not cats.

Dog photographer of the year 2017 – in pictures

The Kennel Club has announced the winners of its annual Dog Photographer of the Year competition. Now in its 12th year, the competition received almost 10,000 entries from 74 different countries, including Canada, Russia, Brazil and New Zealand<p>See all the winning images here

Photography

A Cheeky Little Calico Cat Boldly Stares Down a Confused Lion With Only a Fence Between Them

Baggy the housemeow is a hilariously cheeky calico cat who lives at Care Rescue Texas with her loving human Derek Krahn aka BigCatDerek, and a whole …

24 Tumblr Posts Every Cat Owner Will Immediately Recognize

cat: *touches me with its small hand* me: *eyes tearing up* thank you

This kitten is the NYPD’s friskiest officer

He’s on paw-trol.<p>Brooklyn cops found an adorable orphaned kitten at their police station house, so they convinced their boss to adopt him as their …

Pets

17 Tiny Angels Who Cannot Wait For Christmas

’Tis the season.

15 Year Old Rescue Cat is So Happy to Have New Home He Thanks in Crackly Meow.. (with updates)

Mr. Kitty was 15 years old when he was abandoned, facing an uncertain fate. This cat with an old man crackly meow always loves to voice his purrsonal …

Stubborn husky cannot be captured with Pokéballs

Turns out, one of the toughest things to catch in <i>Pokémon Go</i> is your dog.<p>This is the plight of Instagram dog Maru, a Siberian husky who won't stay …

Beauty Of One Of The World’s Largest Domestic Cat Breeds In Majestic Photos

<b>Polish animal photographer</b> Robert Sijka first began capturing cat portraits when his wife began breeding Maine Coon cats–one of the largest domestic …

27 Things Dog People Don't Understand About Cats

Sure, you can't make a cat sit, but sometimes a cat chooses to sit on you.

Pets

This Has to Be the Fattest Cat on the Planet

I mean, look at this little monster.<p>There's really nothing better than a fat cat (as long as it's healthy, of course). Their fur gets fluffier, their face starts to look adorably squashed, and they can't be bothered to run away when you try to cuddle them. They just roll over and take it, as if to …

15 Cats Who Don't Understand Why You're Not Already Petting Them

OH MY GOD, PET THE CAT.

Here's What Happens When You Combine Croissants, Chocolate, And Cream Cheese

Bliss.<p>Servings: 10-12<p>2 (10 to 13 ounce) package mini croissants, chopped<p>2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened<p>1 cup brown sugar<p>2 egg<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 ½ cup milk<p>2 cups semisweet chocolate chips<p>1. Preheat oven to 450ºF/230ºC.<p>2. Open 2 (or 3, depending on the size of your baking pan) …

Animal pictures of the week: 15 July 2016

Ornithology

Experience: my cat saved me from a fire

Early one morning last February, I felt the thud of my cat Tink’s paws as she landed on my legs. I was fast asleep and she woke me up, which had never happened before. It was completely uncharacteristic: she sleeps downstairs and never comes into the bedroom.<p>I sat up feeling groggy because I’d been …

Antiinflammatory

Someone posted fake animal facts at the LA zoo and they're 100% hilarious

Usually you go to the zoo to see exotic animals and to learn more about conservation and wildlife. You don’t go expecting to read absolutely …

A library cat has just been spared eviction because the world can't be that mean

For all the cat lovers out there, it’s probably obvious why our furry friends consistently win over the internet. In short, it’s because they’re so …

Meet the Peter Pan cats who’ll forever look like kittens no matter how old they get

<b>Attention, kitten lovers: There are real cats that will forever look like kittens no matter how much they age.</b><p>The only downfall? Unless you fancy …

North Africa