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Three ducks escort deadly tiger snake back to shore form a lake in Whiteman Park, WA

Wildlife photographer captures incredible moment three ducks help a deadly tiger snake swimming in their lake find his way back to shore Tim Kemp captured the deadly Tiger snake swimming in Whiteman Park, WA He thought the snake was going to attack the three ducks swimming nearby The ducks then swam away leading the snake … Read more Three ducks escort deadly tiger snake back to shore form a lake in Whiteman Park, WA

Mighty Ducks star Shaun Weiss gets a new set of teeth and celebrates 230 days sober

Former child actor Shaun Weiss has been diligently working on his recovery from drug abuse after falling on hard times and recently celebrated his 230th day sober. The Mighty Ducks star, 42, also had a new top row of permanent teeth installed following multiple oral surgeries done to correct the damage done to his mouth … Read more Mighty Ducks star Shaun Weiss gets a new set of teeth and celebrates 230 days sober

Drones disturb waterbird flocks and scare geese, swans and ducks away from winter feeding grounds

Geese, swans and ducks are easily startled by drones, scientists have found.  The flying machines are becoming increasingly common in the UK as the technology becomes cheaper and the devices easier to fly.  However, conservationists from the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) found the presence of the whirring machines can trigger fear in the birds, … Read more Drones disturb waterbird flocks and scare geese, swans and ducks away from winter feeding grounds

Will these trusts ever bounce back or are they dead ducks?

Some of the most popular income investment trusts have failed to bounce back from the coronavirus crash – and experts reckon it could be time to sell them. Merchants Investment Trust is down 39 per cent this year and Murray International is down 25 per cent. Yet the FTSE 100 is down by just 20 … Read more Will these trusts ever bounce back or are they dead ducks?

Over 60 ducks saved from M25 after two-hour rescue mission

Sitting ducks! Flock of more than 60 birds are rescued from the M25 after they strayed onto the carriageway before being rounded up TWO HOURS later Police and RSPCA officers had to spend two hours rescuing ducks from the M25  The birds were spotted waddling on the busy motorway on Sunday evening   Around 60 ducks … Read more Over 60 ducks saved from M25 after two-hour rescue mission

Mighty Ducks star Shaun Weiss celebrates 170 days of sobriety but needs new teeth after meth abuse

The Mighty Ducks actor Shaun Weiss has been making steady improvements since seeking treatment for an addiction to meth.  Now the 41-year-old former child actor has just celebrated a milestone of 170 days of sobriety, according to TMZ.  Unfortunately however, after years of drug abuse Weiss’ teeth have been destroyed, but the actor has a … Read more Mighty Ducks star Shaun Weiss celebrates 170 days of sobriety but needs new teeth after meth abuse

Fish eggs can survive ducks eating them and hatch if excreted

Fish eggs can survive being eaten by ducks and some will still hatch again after being passed in droppings, study finds Researchers fed carp eggs to ducks in a laboratory and found 0.2% survived Of the eggs that passed through in tact, several actually went on to hatch  The finding could explain how fish colonize … Read more Fish eggs can survive ducks eating them and hatch if excreted

The South African wine estate that unleashes 1,600 DUCKS into its vineyards to keep them pest-free

Quackers! The wine estate that unleashes 1,600 DUCKS into its vineyards to keep them free from pests Vergenoegd Löw The Wine Estate in South Africa unleashes Indian runner ducks into its vineyards  The ducks happily dine on snails and insects, which allows the estate to be less reliant on pesticides They walk, rather than waddle, … Read more The South African wine estate that unleashes 1,600 DUCKS into its vineyards to keep them pest-free