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November 2, 2017 - Issue 1786


A Well-Hidden Secret, This Loving Breed Dates Back to 1578

beauceron dog

November 2, 2017

Originally from France, you might think this breed has been living under a rock since it took about 200 years for them to be recognized. But, alas, the mystery curtains are down and they're finally known, and what a prize they are. Smart, loyal, friendly and affectionate, they don't shed much and are very easy to train.

Kittens Attack to Say 'Thanks'

Kittens Attack to Say 'Thanks'

November 2, 2017

You'd better be wearing jeans or other tough bottoms when these kittens attack!

Size Matters for Survival: Largest and Smallest Species at Greatest Risk of Extinction

animal extinction

November 2, 2017

Animals in the 'Goldilocks zone' - not too big and not too small - fare best when it comes to survival, with new research showing animals at either end of the size spectrum are at the greatest risk of disappearing from the planet.