Animal News, Animal Pictures
A new discovery from South Sudan.
A firefighter gave a cat oxygen after rescuing it from an apartment fire.
The American Kennel Club (AKC) has released its list of the most popular dogs in America.
Amazing video shows dolphins creating a living raft with their bodies in order to help one of their own.
Panda blood may be the key to fighting back against devastating infections.
Terry Vance Garner, a 70 year old farmer in Riverton, Oregon, was consumed by his 700-pound hogs according to investigators.
A baby panda bear was born on Sunday at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C.
The DeYoung family in Columbia County, Wisconsin found a black bear in their backyard.
Australian scientists are looking in to using spider venom as a cure for breast cancer.
The cover to the March 12 edition of the New Yorker spoofs Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum.
The American Kennel Club has released its annual list of the most popular dogs in America, based on statistics from 2011.
The campaign manager for Arkansas congressional candidate Ken Aden came home to find his family cat killed with the word "liberal" painted across its body.
Conservatives are ringing in Christmas by promoting a wacky conspiracy theory about the White House dog, Bo.
Jenna O’Grady Donley, an Australian tourist vacationing in Borneo, was gored to death by a pygmy elephant.
China has released video footage of newborn baby pandas.
A video circulating across the web appears to show shocking violence versus animals.
A crocodile weighing one ton has been captured in the Philippines.
Ian Redmond, a British man on vacation with his wife Gemma Houghton in the Seychelles was killed by a shark.
(National Confidential) — An animal rights group is claiming that the elephant seen in the Robert Pattinson/Reese Witherspoon movie Water For Elephants was subject to abuse. Animal Defenders International (ADI) claims that the elephant featured in the film, Tai, was shocked with an electrical stun gun and beaten with bull hooks.
(NationalConfidential.com) — Two wild elephants went on a rampage in the Indian state of Karnataka. One person was crushed to death. Watch the video report:
Ming Ming picture “The world’s oldest panda, Ming Ming, has died in China aged 34, reports say. Ming Ming died last week at the Xiangjiang Wild Animal World in Guangdong Province, Chinese daily The Global Times reported.” READ MORE
“A dolphin weighing between 600 and 700 pounds jumped onto the deck of a boat, injuring a woman in South Florida. Isles of Capri Fire spokesman Keith Perry says a charter boat captain called 911 Sunday afternoon after the dolphin jumped on the boat and landed on one of his passengers.” READ MORE
During a recent visit to Australia, Oprah Winfrey and friend Gayle King played with Koalas. Watch the video below:
Two northwestern Wisconsin men are accused of sexually assaulting a woman with a live snake. Twenty-four-year-old John Bullock of Altoona and 25-year-old Domonta Jones of Eau Claire pleaded not guilty to the assault Monday in Eau Claire County Circuit Court. Each man is charged with first-degree sexual assault. READ MORE
Fifty-six percent of dog owners say they’ll buy their pets a gift this Christmas, but only 48 percent of cat owners plan a gift. A majority of all pet owners — 53 percent — said in an Associated Press-Petside.com poll that they plan to get their animals a present this holiday season. READ MORE
Tarantula picture Sven Koppler, a 37-year-old German national, was arrested by federal agents late on Thursday, shortly after arriving in Los Angeles to meet an associate, U.S. Attorney’s spokesman Thom Mrozek said in a written statement. Mrozek said the investigation into Koppler began in March, when a routine inspection turned up about 300 live tarantulas [...]
Two-week-old cheetah cub, Kiburi, opened his eyes for the first time last week and purred when he discovered his milk bottle at the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park. Kiburi, which means “proud” in Swahili, is the first of the 134 cheetahs born at the Safari Park to come from two hand-raised parents, Makena and Quint. [...]
A mountain lion found it was no match for a Jack Russell terrier which trapped it up a tree on a farm in the US state of South Dakota. The dog’s owner, Chad Strenge, heard frantic barking near the family’s farm in Colman, Moody County. He discovered the 150lb (68kg) male lion, also known as [...]
Van Dyke’s ordeal began during an ill-fated trip to his local beach. “I woke up out of sight of land,” the 84-year-old actor told reporters. “I started paddling with the swells and I started seeing fins swimming around me and I thought ‘I’m dead!’” Van Dyke was wrong. “They turned out to be porpoises,” he [...]
Kings Of Leon picture CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD KINGS OF LEON MP3 “Three songs into their St. Louis concert Friday night, the Kings of Leon had to shut down the show on account of some unexpected accompaniment that CNN pins on ‘pooping pigeons.’ ‘Jared [Followill, the band's bassist] was hit several times during the first [...]
“Thousands of daredevils dashed through the narrow streets of Pamplona on Wednesday for a goring-free first bull run of this year’s San Fermin fiesta that unofficially ushers in Spain’s summer party season lasting through August” [Link]
Squirrel picture “The Los Alamos Campground in the Angeles National Forest has been shut down after a squirrel captured there tested positive for plague. ” [Link]
Sperm Whale picture “A report released Thursday noted high levels of cadmium, aluminum, chromium, lead, silver, mercury and titanium in tissue samples taken by dart gun from nearly 1,000 whales over five years. From polar areas to equatorial waters, the whales ingested pollutants that may have been produced by humans thousands of miles away, the [...]
Grizzly Bear picture “Erwin Frank Evert, 70, was found dead on Thursday in the Kitty Creek area, about 7 miles east of Yellowstone, a popular U.S. tourist spot, famous for its Old Faithful Geyser. Tests of genetic material found on Evert matched blood taken from the bear, said Chris Servheen, grizzly bear coordinator for the [...]
Humpback Whale picture “A SUNDAY TIMES investigation has exposed Japan for bribing small nations with cash and prostitutes to gain their support for the mass slaughter of whales. The undercover investigation found officials from six countries were willing to consider selling their votes on the International Whaling Commission (IWC).” [Link]
National Confidential is breaking news, as it happens. Click here to contact us.
Most Popular Stories Today
- Pornstar’s Real Names Revealed 173 view(s)
- 25 Pictures Of Jennifer Lawrence 83 view(s)
- January Jones Banned From New X-Men Movie? 46 view(s)
- Porn Stars Bibi Jones, Riley Steele, Remy LaCroix Quit Industry 30 view(s)
- 2012 AVN Awards Winners List 26 view(s)