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The Daily Treat: Costa Rican Toucan to Receive 3D Printed Prosthetic Beak

UpdatePosted 02/18/2015 08:00PM

The Daily Treat: Costa Rican Toucan to Receive 3D Printed Prosthetic Beak

Originally posted 02/17/2015 05:40PM

There's good news for Grecia the toucan.

The Costa Rican bird, who was tortured by vandals that severed his beak, is getting a brand new nose courtesy of a 3D printer, BBC News reports.

The bird lost the upper part of his beak in January when he was attacked by a group of kids, who left him for dead. The outcry following the horrific incident was so great that a campaign was started to help the bird. The fundraiser brought in thousands of dollars to pay for a prosthetic beak that will help Grecia eat on his own again.

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UpdatePosted 02/17/2015 08:35AM

WATCH: Florida Man and His Goat Share Rainbow Robe-Filled Reunion

Originally posted 02/16/2015 05:10PM

Erick Brown is hearing hoofsteps outside his window once more.

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We Let the Internet's Most Stylish Dog Raid the PEOPLE Pets Fashion Closet

Originally posted 02/12/2015 01:45PM

Here at PEOPLE Pets, there are several things we take very seriously, including but not limited to: cat videos, corgis in panda costumes and fashion.

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Filed Under: Animals & Pets, Dogs
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Hundreds Attend Memorial for California Police Dog Gunned Down in Line of Duty

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Hundreds Attend Memorial for California Police Dog Gunned Down in Line of Duty

Originally posted 02/11/2015 07:55PM

Hundreds of mourners turned out Wednesday in Riverside, California, for the memorial of Sultan, a police dog killed while attempting to subdue a violent felon.

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UpdatePosted 02/11/2015 10:35AM

How to Protect Your Pets from Harsh Winter Weather (in GIFs!)

Originally posted 02/09/2015 02:00PM

You heard Punxsutawney Phil: We have six more weeks of winter weather ahead of us.

As you bundle up against February's brutal mix of ice, wind and snow, it's important to think about keeping your pets protected as well. Just like us, dogs, cats and other critters need a little help to stay warm and safe during harsh weather conditions.

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Abandoned Two-Legged Chihuahua Zooms into Forever Home

UpdatePosted 02/10/2015 07:50PM

Abandoned Two-Legged Chihuahua Zooms into Forever Home

Originally posted 02/09/2015 04:30PM

It's hard to tell when Joey the chihuahua zips by that he is only running with two legs.

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UpdatePosted 02/10/2015 10:50AM

Daily Treat: Deaf Puppy Learns Sign Language Commands

Originally posted 02/09/2015 02:30PM

Bambi is a new dog ready to learn new tricks.

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WATCH: Sheep Raised By Dogs Thinks She's Part of the Pack

Originally posted 02/08/2015 07:40AM

We've teamed up with one of our favorite sites, BarkPost, to bring you and your four-legged friends even more adorable pet videos, photos and must-see stories. Check back every week for new furry fun from BarkPost!

Named Pet, this lamb was raised by Border Collies, and it certainly shows when you watch Pet interact with her pups.

Apparently her first winter was very ruff, so she was brought into the home to ensure that she would develop into a healthy adult. Happily, that’s exactly what happened, only she grew up thinking she was one of the dogs that she grew up with!

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Hat-Stealing Owl Stalks Joggers, Nature Lovers in Oregon Park

Hat-Stealing Owl Stalks Joggers, Nature Lovers in Oregon Park

Originally posted 02/07/2015 09:00AM

"Hoo" is responsible for the spate of hat-stealing attacks in one Oregon forest?

It seems hikers and nature lovers in Salem's Bush's Pasture Park may have more than Bigfoot sightings to keep them on alert.

An aggressive owl is reportedly attacking joggers and making off with their hats, The Guardian reports, noting four separate attacks over the past month.

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What's Miley's Latest Tattoo? See Who the Star Honored with Her New Ink

Miley Cyrus Gets Tattoo in Memory Dead Pet Pufferfish

Originally posted 02/06/2015 12:20PM

She can't stop, and she won't stop – getting inked up, that is.

Miley Cyrus got another tattoo this week, and this one's in memoriam of her pufferfish, PBF, who recently passed away. The animal lover added the ink to the inside of her left arm.

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