Current Pet News

November 24, 2015 - Issue 1077


The Return of the Loudest Animal on Land

The Return of the Loudest Animal on Land

November 24, 2015

It's been nearly 100 years since this ear-piercing specie graced the forest in Rio de Janeiro, but now, thanks to conservation efforts, they're back. A significant milestone in a 5-year program, these forest dwellers have been safely rescued from animal traffickers.

Researchers Find Million-Year-Old Stegodon Skull

Elephant Skull

November 24, 2015

A team from Punjab University in Pakistan recently unearthed the 1.1 million-year-old skull of a female Stegodon, which means "roofed tooth." The 265-pound skull once belonged to a genus of ancient elephants that scientists say were great swimmers that frequently roamed throughout Europe, Asia, and Africa.

A (Large) Bear Sits Next to a Guy...

A (Large) Bear Sits Next to a Guy...

November 24, 2015

A wilderness photographer is just chillaxin' by a river when a bear decides to join him.