SPCA released pictures of Blue's incredible transformation to commemorate World Pet Obesity Day.
"The declines are quite dramatic."
Dozens of endangered penguins have been killed in South Africa, stung in the eyes.
Most of us at some point or another have left the house, only to turn back 'cause the weather turned bad.
Waewaeroa - Māori for 'long legs' - is similar to another big penguin, but it has much longer legs.
Scientists know kea can use tools, but they've never seen a kea use one quite like Bruce.
Donna Young questioned: "where is the compassion?"
"We are now at a crisis point with so many animals needing emergency vet treatment and care and virtually no income."
Centres throughout the country have started to receive litters at least a month earlier than usual.