Canada Lynx Cub Celebrates Autumn by Nomming Pumpkins

Jasper, a three-month-old Canada Lynx cub at Point Defiance Zoo helped the zoo promote their Halloween event "Zoo Boo" by graciously allowing a photographer to take pictures of him putting these pumpkins through their paces. You might recognize Jasper from his baby pictures, which I posted back in July. » 10/14/14 12:23pm 10/14/14 12:23pm

Clouded Leopard Cuteness Never Ends!

At least, it's up to little cubs like this to help make sure it never does. Meet Nimbus, an orphaned Clouded Leopard cub being hand-reared by Jamie Craig. Craig is a curator at Cotswold Wildlife Park, who took on the responsibility of raising Nimbus from an abandoned one-day-old cub to the active… » 10/07/14 2:51pm 10/07/14 2:51pm

The Second Viewing of Guardians Seemed Different Somehow

I watched Guardians of the Galaxy for a second time on Tuesday. Something about it was just a little different from the first time viewing. I will admit I had indulged in a few beers before hitting the movie, but I'm not sure that was it. I don't remember the movie having quite so many cats in it. » 9/10/14 11:50pm 9/10/14 11:50pm

ZOMG [MOUNTAIN] LION AND TIGER BABIES, OH MY!!!

Stuck in the airport edition. Did you guys know that 2:30 PM is not the same as 12:30 PM? Which means that if you think your flight is at 12:30 PM, you end up at the airport way earlier than expected and therefore have plenty of time to kill? I guess I should be glad I didn't mix these times up the wrong way around. » 8/29/14 11:03am 8/29/14 11:03am

Tough Guys From The Bronx Are Also Fluffy

These male Snow Leopard cubs are the latest success story in the Bronx Zoo's participation in the Snow Leopard Species Survival Plan, overseen by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. 99% of my reasons for posting these baby animals are related to factors like cuteness, adorability, and other important things, but… » 8/21/14 11:50am 8/21/14 11:50am