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DHAKA - Thirteen countries with wild tiger populations agreed Tuesday to take part in a global count to establish how many of the critically endangered big cats are left and improve policies to protect them. Credit: Getty Creative Experts say that although the tiger population is thought to have remained stable over the last four years, a lack of accurate numbers is hindering effective policies. The pledge came at a global conference in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka where more than 140 people have converged for three days to discuss actions to save the tiger. "We really need science-based data on the number of tigers," said John Seidensticker of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology...

Daily GIFs: August 11, 2014

Getting through the day can be tough, but you know what makes it easier? Adorable GIFs. Check out these furry mini-flicks floating around the Internet. It's probably the cutest way to waste time and wait for the weekend. 1. OmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmgOmg. 2. "I'm getting mighty sleepy." 3. Vacuum hatred is universal. 4. Enjoying an orange one nibble at a time. 5. "I have got so many errands to run. I really must get going." Share this on Facebook? Get another dose of adorable animals:...

Daily GIFs: August 4, 2014

Getting through the day can be tough, but you know what makes it easier? Adorable GIFs. Check out these furry mini-flicks floating around the Internet. It's probably the cutest way to waste time and wait for the weekend. 1. Best photo bomb ever. 2. Doggy-paddle practice. 3. "Check out my hops!" 4. Getting dizzy, dizzy, dizzy. 5. "Hello ma'am, may I also have a kiss?" Share this on Facebook? Get another dose of adorable animals:...

Daily GIFs: July 3, 2014

Getting through the day can be tough, but you know what makes it easier? Adorable GIFs. Check out these furry mini-flicks floating around the Internet. It's probably the cutest way to waste time and wait for the weekend. 1. "Time for breakfast?" 2. She never stood a chance. 3. "This slide is my Everest." 4. "I'm un-bee-lievably uncomfortable in this costume." 5. "Puppy Bowl" takes on a whole new meaning. Share this on Facebook? Get another dose of adorable animals:...

What Is a Liger?

Ten years ago, Napoleon Dynamite declared the liger his favorite animal because they're "bred for their skills in magic." Those great skills may be a fantasy, but there's nothing fictional about ligers themselves. Watch this episode of "Fur the Record" to learn more about these cool hybrid cats. #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-123395{display:none;} .cke_show_borders #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-123395, #postcontentcontainer #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-123395{width:520px;height:383px;display:block;} Share this on Facebook? PREVIOUSLY ON "FUR THE RECORD": 'Laughing' Animals Priciest Pets Strangest Animal Sleepers...

Daily GIFs: May 23, 2014

Getting through the day can be tough, but you know what makes it easier? Adorable GIFs. Check out these furry mini-flicks floating around the Internet. It's probably the cutest way to waste time and wait for the weekend. 1. "No need to wait for the humans. I got this." 2. Going underwater isn't going to stop this dog from fetching. 3. Licks of love. 4. "Ready for takeoff, Captain." 5. Nothing scares this fierce tiger. Well, almost nothing. Share this on Facebook? Get another dose of adorable animals:...