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March 9, 2017 - Issue 1548


Sailors Considered These Gypsy Cats Good Luck - Are You Lucky Enough to Own One?

cats with polydactyly

March 9, 2017

They're found all over the world today, but they probably became famous because of Ernest Hemingway's penchant for them. In fact, 40 to 50 of them still reside in his home, and one has even lived in the White House. If you've ever seen one, you're not likely to forget their endearing and unusual traits.

Horses Use Touch-Screen Computers to Show Off Their Intelligence

horse intelligence

March 9, 2017

Horses are highly attuned to human influence, making equine research a challenge. Researchers devised a touch-screen computer to remove the human element and learn more about how horses discriminate between different shapes and sizes. It's becoming increasingly clear that these animals can communicate with humans in a variety of ways.

Unbelievably Adorable Kitten

Unbelievably Adorable Kitten

March 9, 2017

This tiny gray kitten is reveling in the love he's getting from his human mom.