mothernaturenetwork:

16 don’t-miss animal photos from July
reblogged 2 years ago @ 01 Aug 2012 with 122 notes via/source
xanimals xbaby animals xgorilla xphotography

earth-song:

Kevin Richardson, a.k.a. the Lion Whisperer lays with two of his lions in their enclosure at the Kingdom of the White Lion Park in Broederstroom, near Johannesburg South Africa.

reblogged 2 years ago @ 16 May 2012 with 2,135 notes via/source
xanimals xlions
mothernaturenetwork:

Good friends are loyal and stick by you no matter what, and that’s especially true when it comes to man’s best friend. We’ve found some of the most faithful dogs in history — from courageous canines who saved their owners’ lives to dedicated dogs who stayed by their loved ones’ sides even after death. Read on for some amazing tales of love and devotion that are sure to warm you from head to tail.7 incredibly loyal dogs

mothernaturenetwork:

Good friends are loyal and stick by you no matter what, and that’s especially true when it comes to man’s best friend. We’ve found some of the most faithful dogs in history — from courageous canines who saved their owners’ lives to dedicated dogs who stayed by their loved ones’ sides even after death. Read on for some amazing tales of love and devotion that are sure to warm you from head to tail.
7 incredibly loyal dogs

reblogged 2 years ago @ 23 Dec 2011 with 131 notes via/source
xdogs xanimals xpets
The Other Woman

The Other Woman

reblogged 2 years ago @ 26 Oct 2011 with 224 notes via/source
xLion xLioness xBig Cat xAnimal xAnimals
reblogged 2 years ago @ 09 Oct 2011 with 164 notes via/source
xBaboon xMonkey xAnimal xAnimals xAnimalia
deviantart:no country for old men 2. by ~arbebuk
reblogged 2 years ago @ 24 Sep 2011 with 13,509 notes via/source
xphotography xanimals xplants xnature xwaterscapes xdeviantart xart

Ana Julia Torres kisses Jupiter, a lion who was rescued from a circus 12 years ago, at Villa Lorena shelter, in Cali, Valle del Cauca department, Colombia. Torres, a 52 year-old teacher, founded the Villa Lorena animal shelter 17 years ago. It protects about 600 animals seized from drug traffickers, circuses, animal traffickers or abandoned by their owners.
Picture: LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/Getty Images (via Pictures of the day: 19 September 2011 - Telegraph)

Ana Julia Torres kisses Jupiter, a lion who was rescued from a circus 12 years ago, at Villa Lorena shelter, in Cali, Valle del Cauca department, Colombia. Torres, a 52 year-old teacher, founded the Villa Lorena animal shelter 17 years ago. It protects about 600 animals seized from drug traffickers, circuses, animal traffickers or abandoned by their owners.

Picture: LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/Getty Images (via Pictures of the day: 19 September 2011 - Telegraph)

reblogged 2 years ago @ 24 Sep 2011 with 2,693 notes via/source
xanimals xI seriously wanna have one
reblogged 2 years ago @ 20 Sep 2011 with 133 notes via/source
xanimals xbirds
electricorchid:

This Carolina leaf-roller (Camptonotus carolinensis) has succumbed to an infection by a species of Cordyceps, a genus of entomopathogenic fungi. Cordyceps are well-known for inducing changes in insect behaviour, making them climb plants before they die. When the fruiting bodies burst forth from the insect, this high position helps spread the fungal spores to new victims. | +

electricorchid:

This Carolina leaf-roller (Camptonotus carolinensis) has succumbed to an infection by a species of Cordyceps, a genus of entomopathogenic fungi. Cordyceps are well-known for inducing changes in insect behaviour, making them climb plants before they die. When the fruiting bodies burst forth from the insect, this high position helps spread the fungal spores to new victims. | +

reblogged 2 years ago @ 12 Sep 2011 with 428 notes via/source
xnature xscience xfungi xinsects xanimals xbiology xparasites
reblogged 2 years ago @ 07 Sep 2011 with 1,253 notes via/source
xToucan xBird xAnimals xAnimalia
mothernaturenetwork:

A woman attempts to haul her dog across a flooded road in Nantong in east China’s Jiangsu province on Aug. 14. Located on the northern bank of the Yangtze River, Nantong is prone to flooding during heavy rains.

mothernaturenetwork:

A woman attempts to haul her dog across a flooded road in Nantong in east China’s Jiangsu province on Aug. 14. Located on the northern bank of the Yangtze River, Nantong is prone to flooding during heavy rains.

reblogged 3 years ago @ 21 Aug 2011 with 117 notes via/source
xChina xflood xdogs xanimals
reblogged 3 years ago @ 27 Jul 2011 with 399 notes via/source
xanimals xwolf xarctic wolf xgrey wolf xmexican wolf xmongolian wolf xtimber wolf
abcworldnews:

A lemur eats from a refrigerated watermelon to refresh itself in Rome’s zoo, July, 12, 2011. Zoo staff offered animals frozen and refrigerated fruit to refresh them as temperatures reached 104 Fahrenheit. (Rome Bioparco Fundation/AP Photo)
For More from Today in Pictures 

abcworldnews:

A lemur eats from a refrigerated watermelon to refresh itself in Rome’s zoo, July, 12, 2011. Zoo staff offered animals frozen and refrigerated fruit to refresh them as temperatures reached 104 Fahrenheit. (Rome Bioparco Fundation/AP Photo)

For More from Today in Pictures 

reblogged 3 years ago @ 15 Jul 2011 with 20,500 notes via/source
xlemur xanimals xadorbz
reblogged 3 years ago @ 12 Jul 2011 with 163 notes via/source
xgorilla xanimals
Yoda reaches out for her victory trophy after winning the 2011 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest, in Petaluma, Calif. A 14-year-old Chinese Crested and Chihuahua mix, Yoda took home $1000 and a plethora of pet perks during the event at the Sonoma-Marin Fair.

Yoda reaches out for her victory trophy after winning the 2011 World’s Ugliest Dog Contest, in Petaluma, Calif. A 14-year-old Chinese Crested and Chihuahua mix, Yoda took home $1000 and a plethora of pet perks during the event at the Sonoma-Marin Fair.


posted 3 years ago @ 11 Jul 2011 with 5 notes
xyoda xchihuahua xdogs xanimals xugliest x2011