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14 08, 2017

World Elephant Day

By | 2017-08-14T18:23:14+00:00 August 14, 2017|Categories: , , , , |0 Comments

World Elephant Day was a couple days ago, August 12, and was started in 2012 in an effort to raise awareness for the plight of elephants. This holiday helps bring the world together to help support and protect these majestic creatures from harms way. A signal of strength in Africa, the mighty elephant is revered [...]

17 07, 2017

Famous Monkey Selfie Resulting in a Court Case

By | 2017-07-26T19:05:32+00:00 July 17, 2017|Categories: , , , , |0 Comments

In 2011, British photographer David Slater, while visiting Sulawesi, Indonesia put his camera into the hands of a crested black macaque and at the time probably had no idea he would be sued by this monkey later on. Slater is a wildlife photographer and saw this opportunity to teach the macaque to be interested in [...]

14 07, 2017

Shark Awareness Day is Upon Us

By | 2017-07-20T18:10:44+00:00 July 14, 2017|Categories: , , |0 Comments

Contrary to expectations, the purpose of Shark Awareness Day is not to stand on the beach and shout out warnings to terrified swimmers and surfers, despite the hours of innocent fun that can provide. It’s true that sharks are impressive hunters and predators, yet the sad fact remains that these magnificent creatures are more threatened by [...]

27 06, 2017

Human Medication Dangers for Pets

By | 2017-06-27T06:10:43+00:00 June 27, 2017|Categories: , , , |0 Comments

During the summer most families are on-the-go with vacations and also have visiting family members and friends in the house frequently. With more people in and out of your house or road trip after road trip, things may be a mess and some medications may not be properly stored. Due to these events, there's a [...]

21 06, 2017

Do Elephants Grieve

By | 2017-06-16T21:15:49+00:00 June 21, 2017|Categories: , , |Tags: |0 Comments

Elephants are one of the oldest living animals that have ever roamed the world. They have long existed for 35 million years now. The first elephant that was reasonable enough to be called an elephant was the Palaeomastodon, they looked like a dwarf elephant that had tusks and small trunks (The Elephants). Fossils of elephants [...]

14 06, 2017

National Zoo and Aquarium Month

By | 2017-06-14T06:13:43+00:00 June 14, 2017|Categories: , , , |0 Comments

Since school is out for summer and everyone has been getting bored at home all day, this month is a great time to take the family to your local zoo and aquarium. June is National Zoo and Aquarium Month and we couldn't think of a better way to spend the day than teaching the youth [...]

1 05, 2017

Save the Rhino Day

By | 2017-05-05T00:44:37+00:00 May 1, 2017|Categories: , , , , , |0 Comments

Save the Rhino Day Brandy Hunter In honor of National Save the Rhino Day (May 1st), AnimalPlex would like to present a special issue all about this great horned beauty. We’ll go over a few cool little facts, introduce you to all five species, and talk a little about the dangers that Rhinos face from [...]

17 04, 2017

National Bat Appreciation Day!

By | 2017-04-18T18:08:36+00:00 April 17, 2017|Categories: , |0 Comments

National Bat Appreciation Day occurs annually on April 17th.  April is the best time of the year to observe bats, as they are now beginning to emerge from hibernation. National Bat Appreciation Day is also an excellent time to learn about the role bats play in nature. Of all the creatures associated with the night, perhaps [...]

14 04, 2017

National Dolphin Day!

By | 2017-04-18T02:05:26+00:00 April 14, 2017|Categories: , , |0 Comments

It’s National Dolphin Day! Some of us remember the 60's and the hit TV show Flipper. The story was about Ranger Porter Ricks who was responsible for the animal and human life in Coral Key Park, Florida, and centered around his 15-year-old son Sandy and 10-year-old son Bud, and especially on their pet dolphin Flipper. In the show [...]

10 04, 2017

Don’t forget, National Farm Animal’s Day is April 10th.

By | 2017-04-10T17:56:17+00:00 April 10, 2017|Categories: , |0 Comments

Usually cats and dogs get all of the press, but not today, because April 10 is National Farm Animal Day, and it’s the perfect opportunity for us to celebrate the lives of these amazing animals, honor their beauty, raise awareness about their exploitation that they are forced to endure, and put on a fundraiser on behalf of charities [...]