Animals

Artistic Panda Takes Up Painting

Artistic Panda Takes Up Painting

We all have our passions and Yang Yang has found a knack for painting. Yep, Yang Yang is a giant panda and she's quite cute when she works. Her paintings are a means for fundraising at the Tiergarten Schönbrunn zoo in Vienna, Austria. She will be creating 100 mini-masterpieces to raise funds for a book all about the zoo's pandas. If you're interested in being a part of this, head on over to their donation page! View Now
Doggie Hides In Dryer & Pizza Loving Pup

Doggie Hides In Dryer & Pizza Loving Pup

Jack Huncho the dog may have the coolest name ever, but he's lucky he didn't get stuck with "Scaredy-Cat." Once he heard the lightning outside, Huncho went to hide in the safest place he could think of, his human's dryer.  Speaking of dogs, can this beagle catch a pizza slice in mid-air? With the video going into slow motion, and the fact that the owner posted it, you'd sure hope the dog caught it. But alas, the pup had to use the five-second rule to get his slice instead. View Now
Recovering Blind Pup Finds Loving Home

Recovering Blind Pup Finds Loving Home

The National Mill Dog Rescue has looked after a 12-year-old Pekingese named Violet since she's been under their care. She was found in pretty rough condition but thanks to experts on staff, Violet is now much healthier as she recovers from an eye surgery. This girl is surely on the up-and-up and she's already been adopted by Peggy who traveled from Illinois to Colorado to meet Violet.  View Now
Lion Wants To Join Safari Ride

Lion Wants To Join Safari Ride

At the Kruger National Park in South Africa, tourists had an up-close and personal experience with a curious lion. This Kruger Sighting is really unlike anything else we've seen coming from this park before! It's a good thing their windows were up. View Now
Sea Lion Researchers & Otters Vs Crocodile

Sea Lion Researchers & Otters Vs Crocodile

The Mundo Marino Foundation has recruited sea lions as their newest members. They want to know why other sea lions have been showing up malnourished and very underweight. So these six younger sea lions will be sent out into the ocean to collect data which will hopefully provide an answer. Meanwhile, in Singapore, a family of otters has a nemesis in the Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve. These adorable otters have found themselves going head to head with a crocodile! Not only that, but apparently, the otters managed to fend off the croc for so long that he gave up. That's teamwork!  View Now
Oh, Hey... Dangerous Predator

Oh, Hey... Dangerous Predator

The thing about predators is yes, they are super dangerous but you can't help to think they're cute. One fisherman at Cooper Landing, Alaska was strolling down the pathway without paying attention to the black bear just ahead. Thankfully, the folks filming this video alerted him and almost immediately he stood perfectly still. View Now
Eagle Lands On 9/11 Display

Eagle Lands On 9/11 Display

It's hard to believe it's been 17 years since thousands of people lost their lives on 9/11. At a tribute in Andover, Minnesota, the Andover Fire Department, MN captured an incredibly poignant sight. An eagle had landed on top of the aerial truck display, in a way blessing the ceremony that was about it happen. It's a reminder for Americans to stay strong and band together in times that might test us! View Now
Cat Says, 'You Shall Not Pass!'

Cat Says, 'You Shall Not Pass!'

Some pets love you so much they don't want you to leave. This cat was not being very subtle when she decided her human wasn't going anywhere. Anytime he tried to leave, she would jump down and block his path.  via Jukin Media View Now
Dog Comforts Best Buddy In The Hospital

Dog Comforts Best Buddy In The Hospital

Jaclyn's dad has been in the hospital for a couple of months. That means he was probably overdue for a visit from his pal, Jaclyn's dog Meeshka. The two have a special bond and just adore each other. This meetup was just what the doctor ordered! View Now
Don't Worry Human, I'm All You Need

Don't Worry Human, I'm All You Need

Jaclyn's dad has been in the hospital for a couple of months. That means he was probably overdue for a visit from his pal, Jaclyn's dog Meeshka. The two have a special bond and just adore each other. This meetup was just what the doctor ordered.  Speaking of lovable pets, some love you so much they don't want you to leave. This cat was not being very subtle when she decided her human wasn't going anywhere. Anytime he tried to leave, she would jump down and block his path.  View Now
Whale Becomes Buddies With Tourists & Diver Surrounded By Tadpoles

Whale Becomes Buddies With Tourists & Diver Surrounded By Tadpoles

Sometimes whale watching tours don't deliver on what their name promises. However, these passengers practically became best friends with a grey whale! The giant not only poked its head out of the water to say hi, it also pushed their boat along and let the people pet it. We wish people cheered this loudly when we showed up somewhere. View Now
Buffalo Hates Tourist Trucks & Baby Rhino Thinks It's Tough

Buffalo Hates Tourist Trucks & Baby Rhino Thinks It's Tough

You know who's not a fan of safaris? This buffalo. He charged at the tourists' vehicle and forced them to drive off. Nobody was injured in the incident, but apparently, they did lose a few biscuits in the commotion. Which, come to think of it, might have been the buffalo's plan all along? For more animal attacks, watch this baby rhino video. Okay, so maybe this mini rhino isn't all that intimidating, but it sure is adorable to watch it try to be. Don't worry, little guy, one day you'll grow up to be a big tough rhino, but right now you're just too cute. View Now
Momma And Pups Needed Some Rescuing

Momma And Pups Needed Some Rescuing

Sometimes when Hope For Paws gets a call about a lost dog, they get a lot more than they expected. When they arrived at this shipping container, they discovered that it wasn't one dog living underneath, but several. The rescuers didn't have all the equipment they needed, so it took a few trips and a couple hours to rescue momma and her puppies. Now the whole family is cleaned up and ready to find forever homes! View Now
Dog Invades Guy's Yoga Session

Dog Invades Guy's Yoga Session

Ahhh. You're ready to relax and do some yoga when someone gets a little annoyed! In Brazil, this guy was practicing his poses when the family dog swooped in and was not so happy at what was going on. Just chillax, little guy! via ViralHog View Now
Excited Dogs Offer Warmest Welcomes

Excited Dogs Offer Warmest Welcomes

Welcoming home military men and women is one of life's most exciting moments — even for the dogs! Kevin Tanous is in the U.S. Air Force and finally coming home after a four-month deployment in Afghanistan. As soon as he got home, his dogs Rue and Wrigley could hardly contain their joy. In this second video, Bentley The Golden had to say goodbye to "daddy" Dylan when he was deployed for six months to South Korea. This is their touching reunion.  View Now
Winston Splashes Around Inside Home

Winston Splashes Around Inside Home

In other doggie shenanigan news, check out what Winston the boxer brought into the house. Winston found the water hose and didn't want to make a mess outside, so he brought the hose inside and had a great time. He wasn't totally irresponsible though, Winston did take the hose back outside when he was done. via Viral Hog View Now
Snakes? No Thank You!

Snakes? No Thank You!

Snakes, if you're not the type of person who welcomes their presence, are absolutely frightening. We are blown away by this toddler's interaction with a poisonous cobra in Indonesia. Or, how about this family in Australia just trying to figure out how to cope with a snake in their backyard? Turns out they're snake lovers? Hmm... via ViralHog View Now
Activists Rescue Dog Dyed Red

Activists Rescue Dog Dyed Red

According to reports, this dog's fur was colored with human hair dye. Animal activists stepped in, and the dog who was nicknamed Scarlet was brought to an animal shelter where she was cleaned up and adopted. View Now
Beach-Goers Witness Hatching Sea Turtles

Beach-Goers Witness Hatching Sea Turtles

It's not too often that you get to witness the moment baby sea turtles hatch and make their way back into the ocean, but some beach-goers in Delray Beach, Florida got to experience that special moment! The area is known to be a popular place for sea turtles to come lay their eggs, and they have the nests blocked off so humans can watch from a safe distance. View Now
It's A Hatchling Miracle!

It's A Hatchling Miracle!

Hatchlings emerging from the comforts of their shells is nothing shy of a miracle. It's really one of life's most precious moments. These two videos capture the birth of sea turtles on Delray Beach, Florida, and alligators at Gatorland in Orlando. We are in awe! View Now
Cow's Stuck? Get The Chainsaw!

Cow's Stuck? Get The Chainsaw!

It's the time of year when cow herders shepherd their bovines down the mountain to new areas for grazing. That's why this poor cow got herself stuck behind two trees, which can't be a great confidence builder. The shepherds got to work right away with the rescue and the cow stayed calm throughout the delicate rescue. Even when they used a chainsaw to cut one of the trees down. View Now
Fun Bike Ride Becomes Daring Doggie Rescue

Fun Bike Ride Becomes Daring Doggie Rescue

Rick Bernstein and his wife were on an e-bike tour of New York City when they found themselves caught up in a hair-raising chase. A lost dog was running into heavy traffic, putting itself in danger. Rick and his wife chased after the dog, calling on others to help. After a long pursuit, they managed to save the pup when it hid in a little hole on the side of the road. via Viral Hog View Now
Cat Rescues You'll Be Thankful For

Cat Rescues You'll Be Thankful For

While biking in Istanbul, Turkey, Ozgur Nevres heard a faint meow for help as an abandoned kitten came scampering over to him. He carefully puts the kitten in his shirt and bikes over 18 miles back to his place of work. After providing her with two days of food and shelter, the kitten has been adopted. A rain-filled canal led a cat to flee for safety on land in Singapore but could not make it all the way up the canal wall on its own. That's when help intervened and brought the cat to dry land. View Now
Hungry Dog Causes Car Accident

Hungry Dog Causes Car Accident

Bad Elvis! The dog that is. This cute but troublesome pooch caused a car accident in Owensboro, Kentucky after trying to get ahold of some bacon grease his owner had left in the car! Paul Shearn shared the funny story and explained how he had left the car running to quickly pick up some burgers for his camping trip (hence the bacon grease) when his 13-year-old black lab got a little hungry. View Now