Grubs up: Carrefour offers Spanish shoppers insect-based snacks

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Carrefour chain’s new range includes spicy chilli buffalo worms and smoked crickets Despite being a country that guards its culinary traditions more jealously than most – the recipe for the perfect tortilla proves enduringly divisive, and woe betide the anglosajón Läs mer…

Last caribou to roam lower 48 US states all but extinct: ‘The herd is functionally lost’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Experts fear only three of South Selkirk herd, which moves from Canada into Idaho and Washington, survived winter – all female The last remaining herd of caribou to roam the contiguous United States is believed to be on the brink Läs mer…

Bill Shorten calls for suspension of live sheep exports

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Labor leader says that ‘only a monster’ would think live export industry should be unchanged Bill Shorten has demanded a suspension of shipments of live sheep during the northern summer and blasted the Coalition for failing to update standards to Läs mer…

‘Dog Yoga’ Helps People and Their Pets Can Unwind Together

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time You know yoga. You may even know goat yoga. And seeing dogs – a beloved member of the animal kingdom participate in the ancient practice is truly a thrill. Dog yoga, or “doga” as some are calling it, is a practice Läs mer…

Take a gander: Dutch motorists urged to watch out for breeding geese

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Hundreds of geese spotted in grasslands around roads in east Netherlands, with some birds swooping into paths of vehicles The emergence of the Netherlands as the most popular place in Europe for geese has prompted an urgent warning to Dutch Läs mer…

The Queen’s corgis are dead: long live the ‘dorgis’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Willow’s death marks first time the monarch has not owned a corgi since the second world war The Queen’s last remaining corgi has died, it has been reported. Willow, who was almost 15, was put down after suffering from cancer, Läs mer…

How half a million hens were saved from battery farm hell – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian There’s a growing trend in the UK for re-homing chickens, with tens of thousands finding new homes across the country every year. Many of the hens ​come from farms where they share cages with up to 90 other birds, and Läs mer…

Country diary: wheatears on both sides of their migratory journey

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Aigas, Invernessshire and Uganda: Wintering wheatears were abundant in Uganda, looking exactly the same as they do when they arrive in the Highlands Continue reading…

Over 1,000 Dachshunds Met Up For an Epic Wiener Dog Walk

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time In what might be a wiener dog enthusiast’s greatest dream, over 1,000 dachshunds met up this weekend in Manchester’s Heaton Park for a mass walk to celebrate the charms of the breed and to raise money for two charities. According to Läs mer…

A Dwarf Mongoose Playing Dead Is Hilarious and Impressive at the Same Time

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time A capricious dwarf mongoose has gone viral for playing dead around an unsuspecting yellow-billed hornbill bird in a clip filmed in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve in South Africa. In the Safari Live video, the mongoose approaches the hornbill only to Läs mer…

This Cat Looks More Like a Brain Than an Animal and the Internet Is Mesmerized

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time Cats and the internet go hand-in-hand, but hairless cats, aka Sphynx cats, and the internet are intertwined. And while the internet has uncovered that there are two kinds of people in the world – the naked-cat loving and the naked-cat fearing Läs mer…

This Bobcat’s Suspenseful Fight With a Rattlesnake Has Gone Viral

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time A bobcat’s vicious takedown of a rattlesnake has gone viral after a realtor shared a video of the pair facing off on an Arizona sidewalk. In footage captured by real estate agent Laura Lucky while she was showing a home in Läs mer…

These Service Dogs Spent the Day at Disneyland and It Was the Purest Sight to Behold

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time Visiting Disneyland is a magical experience for most people, but it’s clear no human will ever enjoy the theme park as much as these service dogs did. After a group of service pups in training recently took a field trip to Läs mer…

‘Zombie-Like’ Raccoons Standing on Their Hind Legs Are Terrorizing a Town in Ohio

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time “Zombie-like” raccoons have taken over an Ohio town. This isn’t the inevitable re-boot of Night of the Living Dead, though, or another Walking Dead spin-off. Instead, it’s an eery invasion that has authorities looking for answers. Police in Youngstown, Ohio, have Läs mer…

This Man Brought a Suitcase Full of Pepperoni Into His Hotel Room and 40 Seagulls Showed Up

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time What do you get when you combine a suitcase full of of pepperoni and a room full of seagulls? You get banned from a hotel for 17 years. Nick Burchill was on a business trip to Canada’s Victoria, British Columbia when Läs mer…