Category Archives: Cats

Happy ending for cat Persik from Ukraine – in the USA

When the war started, Larysa Frisby was visiting her family in Arkansas (USA). Her cat Persik had stayed with her cousin in Odessa. Larysa feared she would never see the animal again. But now there was a wildly emotional happy ending… The animal drama began in February: Larysa Frisby was thousands of kilometers away when […]

Photo Awards: These are the best animal and nature photos of 2021

The judges of the “World Nature Photography Awards” have chosen the winners of this year’s competition and published the breathtaking photos of the numerous participants. The winning photo is not only impressive, but also somewhat shocking. The World Nature Photography Awards are held every year and photographers from all over the world can enter the […]

Conservationists concerned: how the war in Ukraine is threatening rare wild animals

Explosions, tank noise, devastated landscapes: war not only causes destruction in cities – nature also suffers from the fighting. Also in Ukraine. Conservationists fear the Russian invasion may endanger endangered species. Scientific studies dealing with the civil war that raged in Mozambique between 1977 and 1992 show that wars can have devastating consequences for the […]

“Stay with my animals”: Italian rescues strays in Ukraine

While Russian helicopters are flying all around him and guns are constantly falling in, Andrea Cisternino worries above all about his animals. The Italian founded an animal shelter where 400 four-legged friends currently live. Escape with them seems impossible – so the animal rights activist stays in Ukraine. Andrea Cisternino has been living in Ukraine […]

Cats always know where their owner is

Cats can tell by their voices where their owners are How exactly did the researchers come to this conclusion? For their experiment, they left 50 domestic cats alone in a room, one after the other. The animals there heard several times their owners calling for them from a loudspeaker in a corner of the room. […]