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A shelter dog with one ear finds his forever home after he starts painting

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The Yurok Tribe leads conservation efforts to reintroduce the California condor

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Camels are popular with many of the tourists visiting Qatar for the World Cup

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A skunk is spotted in the stands during the Browns-Buccaneers game

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Kevin Davenport, an aquarist and coral biologist, feeds krill to growing corals in a warehouse for growing and rehabilitating coral populations in Orlando, Fla., on Sept. 13. Zack Wittman for NPR hide caption

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Here is what scientists are doing to save Florida's coral reef before it's too late

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University of Pennsylvania Police Officer and K9 Uman, a black Labrador retriever trained in explosives detection, conducting a package search during a routine training exercise. Wise K9 Photography hide caption

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Bomb-sniffing dogs are in short supply across the U.S.

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What makes a wolf leader of the pack? New research says it's parasites in the brain

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Alaska firefighters help rescue a moose trapped in a home

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TSA agents find a cat stowed in a suitcase

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Give a round of app-paws for the 3 new breeds in the National Dog Show

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Octopuses may throw things at each other deliberately

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A massive goldfish has been caught in France

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Mexico pays tribute to Frida, the golden labrador who saved lives

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A miracle landing saved 53 rescue dogs from a plane crash

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