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Artist Shows Beluga Whale His Sketch Book

Everyday, more and more evidence is found showing that animals are much more intelligent than we give them credit for. Be it elephants painting self portraits, or orangutans using iPads to communicate, the creatures of the animal kingdom are constantly showing us how smart they really are.  Dolphins and their whale cousins have long time been considered intelligent,…

Baby Giraffe Calf Stands For First Time

Dani Raske reports that a 6 year old endangered Rothschild giraffe named Petal gave birth last Friday to a happy, healthy baby at the Zoological Conservation Center in Greenwich, Connecticut. In this video taken only minutes after labor, the new calf stands for the first time. Now, the new video has garnered over 250,000 views, and is featured on YahooNews, HuffPost, WashingtonPost,…