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Daily GIFs: March 26, 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. Not sure what it is, but I like it. 2. Bad to the bone. 3. I could fly, I just don't want to. 4. They say that yawning is contagious. 5. I want a kiss too! Get another dose of adorable animals:...

Daily GIFs: March 6, 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. There's no such thing as "too close" when it comes to puppies. 2. You're not the tiny kitten pal I ordered. 3. "I'm telling you, you're going the wrong way. We should stop and ask for directions." 4. "Denied until you get me that new toy I asked for!" 5. Bustin' a move, kitty style. Get another dose of adorable animals:...

From what a cat's purr really means, to why a turtle hisses, learn more about some common animal sounds.

Tortoise shells are a hot commodity on the black market, selling for tens of thousands of dollars. Now, conservationists are taking a risky step to save endangered tortoises, purposely defacing the shells with carvings and engravings in an effort to save tortoises from poachers, ABC News reports. Credit: Getty Creative "Endangered tortoises and turtles are facing a real threat, and we're hoping that this will be an effective tool to keep them safe," said Eric Goode, the founder and president of the Turtle Conservancy. Laser inscribing, tattoos and engravings are all being used as marks on the tortoises. Having been hunted to near extinction, they remain a target for poachers and...