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December 15, 2015 - Issue 1098


Polar Bear Population Declines Because It's Getting Too Hot

polar bears

December 15, 2015

Uniquely suited for harsh environs, these animals are at risk because things are getting "too cushy"... at least that's how most people would view it. But what happens when their survival mechanisms are perfect for cold, harsh climates with lots of ice and snow? How to help today...

First Sea Otter Diagnosed with Asthma Learns to Use an Inhaler

First Sea Otter Diagnosed with Asthma Learns to Use an Inhaler

December 15, 2015

Sea otters are not only playful; they're smart as well. A 1-year-old sea otter diagnosed with asthma is even learning to use an inhaler to fight the disease.

Capybara Is Foster Mom to Puppies

Capybara Is Foster Mom to Puppies

December 15, 2015

Cheesecake, a Capybara, raises litters of adorable puppies like they were her own.