New Cat Breeds: Meet the Hairless SphynxieBob And BamBob

00:10 APRIL: It was my dream to produce an adorable bobtail cat that everyone would be able to enjoy. 00:16 COMM: April Arguin of Jacksonville, Florida has successfully introduced two new cat breeds into the world. SphynxieBob, and the BamBob. 00:25 APRIL: The SphynxieBob looks identical to a regular Sphynx, has the gorgeous big round Read more…

The three different ways mammals give birth – Kate Slabosky

What do these animals have in common? More than you might think. Along with over 5,000 other species, they’re mammals, or members of class mammalia. All mammals are vertebrates, meaning they have backbones. But mammals are distinguished from other vertebrates by a number of shared features. That includes warm blood, body hair or fur, the Read more…

The Most Extreme Births In The Animal Kingdom

– Narrator: Imagine giving birth to a 24 pound baby. That’s three times the size of an average human newborn. Ouch. But for kiwi birds, giant chicks are the norm. Females lay a single egg up to 20% of their body weight, yet when you check out other extreme births in the animal kingdom, the Read more…

Dog Behaviour – Animal Instinct

Dogs first evolved around 12,000 years ago. They’re one of only about a dozen animals that’s ever shared a close relationship with humans. Today, they vary dramatically in size, shape, colour, and behaviour. At one end of the scale, the Chihuahua weighs in at under a kilogram, compared to the Neapolitan Mastiff, which weighs a Read more…

The first “magical” feed

As many babies do Cameron has had a short rest after his birth But the skin to skin contact with Angela has triggered his instinct to feed He sniffs and licks Angela’s breast and it’s not long before he is happily attached and feeding away That’s fantastic see the nice, big, deep sucks he’s having Read more…

Raising Guppies, The Breeding Setup

Hi! I’d like to share with you the general method that I use to breed my guppies. For my last breeding event, I set up this tub to bring the males and females together. I selected six females from my stock of two month old virgin females and four of the best two-month-old males. I’m Read more…

Baby boom of endangered animals at Beardsley Zoo

THE BEARDSLEY ZOO IN BRIDGEPORT IS SEEING A BABY BOOM OF ENDANGERED ANIMALS. THREE MANED WOLF PUPS WERE BORN AT THE ZOO AT THE END OF DECEMBER.THERE ARE ONLY ABOUT 4 THOUSAND OF THESE WOLVES IN THE WILD.THEIR HABITAT IS BEING DESTROYED.BREEDING MANED WOLVES IN CAPTIVITY CAN BE DIFFICULT.THIS IS THE FIRST TIME ITS BEEN Read more…

Giving birth costs a lot. Hospitals won’t tell you how much.

That’s my wife. And she’s pregnant.When you have a baby, there are lots of costs to consider. Isabel: Carseat, and a bassinet, a baby carrier, thermometer. Johnny: Wait, wait, but how much is the actual hospital birth going to cost? Healthcare in the US is significantly more expensive than in other countries. Some experts say Read more…

The Biggest Babies In The Animal Kingdom

Imagine giving birth to a 1,360-kilogram baby. That’s practically the weight of a small car, but it’s the typical size of a newborn blue whale, the biggest baby in the animal kingdom. When they nurse, calves put on 90 kilograms every single day thanks to their mom’s extremely rich milk, which contains over 10 times Read more…

Pregnancy 101 | National Geographic

(elegant piano music) – [Narrator] The product of millions of years of evolution, the human body is capable of many remarkable things, but none of which may be quite so incredible as the development of life in utero. (calm music) Over three million babies are born each year in the United States alone. Worldwide, the Read more…