Animals of the Day: Baby Bats Rolled Up Like Burritos


Never before have little flying demons looked so cute. After losing their mother in the extreme heat event in Australia, these baby bats were rescued and taken in by the Australian Bat Clinic for rehabilitation. Part of their care involves swaddling them in tiny blankets and giving them tiny pacifiers …

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Cute Overload of the Day: Orphan Sea Otter Pup Learns to Swim


Prepare for your heart to explode. An abandoned, 5-week-old sea otter pup was recently rescued in California, fattened up at a local aquarium, and is currently undergoing rehabilitation at Shedd’s Abbott Oceanarium in Chicago. She doesn’t have a name yet – their currently referring to her as “Pup 681″ – …

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