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7 kettles and a Black House Spider (Badumna insignis)

7 kettles and a Black House Spider (Badumna insignis)

First Dog On The MoonDec 8, 200813 Comments

The Black House Spider lives in most of Australia, and for some reason gets confused with the Funnel Web Spider (Atrax robustus) which is unforgivably daft because aside

White-Winged Chough (Corcorax melanorhamphos) and the end of the world.

White-Winged Chough (Corcorax melanorhamphos) and the end of the world.

First Dog On The MoonDec 4, 200813 Comments

On Saturday Dad is having a big moving sale at his place in Araluen. He's cleared out the packing shed, and the house and everything. Araluen is a tiny town in NSW about 90 minutes

80 Wombats die after beaching themselves to protest whale cull

80 Wombats die after beaching themselves to protest whale cull

First Dog On The MoonNov 30, 20087 Comments

Anyway, all these wild beasts ruin fences and eat crops and break stuff just like they're big packs of Wombat Schoolies, so shooting them is clearly the only option. (And how about

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Giant Squid (Magnapinna sp. C) has elbows. Shock!

First Dog On The MoonNov 25, 200813 Comments

Perhaps the elbows are to get a better spread of its tentacles in order to feed? Is it easier to sweep up after a haircut? Use them to hold the screen d

and where was your brain while all this was going on?

and where was your brain while all this was going on?

First Dog On The MoonNov 24, 200815 Comments

Guinea Pig (Cavia porcellus)

Guinea Pig (Cavia porcellus)

First Dog On The MoonNov 22, 20083 Comments

9 seconds in someone off camera throws half a previously chewed cucumber into shot. It hits Puma on the bum. And the hunt is on. 11 seconds - Grizzley digs in, nom nom nom etc.

The Longfinned Eel (Anguilla reinhardtii) and the Gentoo Penguin (Pygoscelis papua)

First Dog On The MoonNov 19, 20085 Comments

There is not much more to tell, people who get in the water with the LURKING eel are finding themselves being bitten whereas people who do not get in the water remain suspiciously f

The Sheep (Ovis aries) or Dog adopts kittens shock!

The Sheep (Ovis aries) or Dog adopts kittens shock!

First Dog On The MoonNov 14, 20084 Comments

Perhaps there needs to be an investigation into all of these dogs not adopting kittens (News Ltd Please). Dog Mum Leaves Kittens to Die Shock! 

Mountain Goat (Oreamnos americanus) trapped on mountain

Mountain Goat (Oreamnos americanus) trapped on mountain

First Dog On The MoonNov 12, 20088 Comments

  This photo comes from here http://flickr.com/photos/eickholt/  It is a photo of a goat that looks to the untrained eye as

The Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) and a squirrel and a robot

The Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) and a squirrel and a robot

First Dog On The MoonNov 11, 20084 Comments

Here is another one. They are horribly endangered and you should all be ashamed of yourselves. [caption id="attachment_563" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Look at the b

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