Animal Personality: Bonobo Clyde

Animal Personality: Bonobo Clyde

The wonderful bonobos: Sharing 98.5% of the same DNA as humans, it is not surprising that bonobos possess very human-like qualities. They embody a profound intelligence and a deep emotional capacity. In fact, in captivity, bonobos have picked up on many facets of human culture, sometimes simply through observation of the researchers around them. They Read more

Little Puma lost in thought

Little Puma lost in thought

Facts: Mountain lions are threatened by habitat loss and fragmentation, and poaching of their wild prey base. They are persecuted across their range by retaliatory hunting due to livestock depredation, and due to fear that they pose a threat to human life. Pumas are legally hunted in many western US states, although hunting was banned Read more

African souls: XXIX

African souls: XXIX

Two unique personalities that I will never forget – George & Gombe; a dream team († January and May 2009)!

Explore the world with curiosity

Explore the world with curiosity

Hey dude, OK, I know I’m just a vulture, but I am the King Vulture – that’s why I’m blessed with these fine threads and special colors ;o)!

African souls: XXVIII

African souls: XXVIII

In these times… …one single smile can establish a friendship, a single handshake heal the soul.

Lucky pig

Lucky pig

New dreams, new hopes, new experiences and new joys -> 2015 -> 365 more days in paradise and only one request of you: DREAM BIGGER – let’s do this :o) Wishing you a very Happy New Year!

African souls: XXVII

African souls: XXVII

Let’s begin our Christmas day with a smile :o). Smile! It is a simple act, but sometimes takes a lot of effort. Why don’t we smile more often? Is it too tough to smile? The answer lies in our attitude towards life. If we are more accepting of situations, we will be able to smile Read more

African souls: XXVI

African souls: XXVI

Family should stand behind each other no matter the distance, you might just regret it when it’s too late.

African souls: XXV

African souls: XXV

Sometimes you have to stop thinking so much and go where your heart takes you. Listen to your heart!

African souls: XXIV

African souls: XXIV

Never argue with an idiot, because that means lowering yourself to a level at which they’re most at home.

Britt

Britt

Crazy? Every now & again! Cat Lady? All day, every day!

Endangered: Snow Leopard

Endangered: Snow Leopard

Facts: Listed as Endangered under C1. Snow Leopards (Panthera uncia) are suspected to have declined by at least 20% over the past two generations (16 years) due to habitat and prey base loss, and poaching and persecution.

Lion-sun god

Lion-sun god

Nature is magical – We all have the power of light – the “White Lion” – within us. The very first step is to overcome our fears. Thereafter; our hearts will lead the way (Linda Tucker).

African souls: XXIII

African souls: XXIII

I wish I could show you when you are lonely or in darkness the astonishing light of your own being (Hafis).

Turkey: Trick or treat?

Turkey: Trick or treat?

I wish you a nice scary All Hallows’ Eve ;o)!

African souls: XXII

African souls: XXII

From the day we arrive on the planet and blinking, step into the sun there’s more to see than can ever be seen more to do than can ever be done there’s far too much to take in here more to find than can ever be found but the sun rolling high through the sapphire Read more

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