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Saturday, March 6, 2021

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Great Apes at U.S. Zoo Receive COVID-19 Vaccine Made for Animals

Several orangutans and bonobos at the San Diego Zoo in California, United States became the first non-humans to receive an experimental COVID-19 vaccine, after...

Thai Navy Sailors Rescue 4 Cats from Sinking Ship

Sailors for Thailand’s navy have rescued four cats from a sinking ship which caught fire 13 kilometers off the island of Koh Adang on...

Freshwater Fisheries Face ‘Catastrophic’ Decline

New research published on Tuesday revealed that thousands of fish species, or one-third of all freshwater fishes, are already facing a “catastrophic” decline and...

Ten Rescued Orangutans Released into the Wild in Indonesia

An Indonesian conservation organization has returned ten orangutans into the wild in Borneo after they were rescued from captivity.The Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation,...

Forty-nine Pilot Whales Stranded in New Zealand Bay

The Department of Conservation reported on Monday that there were 49 whales stranded in the New Zealand Bay. Nine whales have died. "Our staff responding...

Real Pet Food Company Recalls Billy+Margot Wild Kangaroo and Superfoods Due to Potential Health Risk

Real Pet Food Company recalled Billy+Margot Wild Kangaroo and Superfoods Recipe 4lb bags due to potential contamination of Salmonella, a bacterial disease that can...

World’s Smallest Reptile Discovered in Madagascar

Researchers have discovered the Brookesia nana or nano-chameleon which is now the smallest reptile on the planet in the rainforests of northern Madagascar. The male...

It’s Six More Weeks of Winter after ‘Punxsutawney Phil’ Sees Shadow

Pennsylvania's famous groundhog emerged from his hole earlier today to provide the world with his yearly prediction. According to Phil, we have six more...

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