albinos

Your Shot Pictures: More Albino and Oddly White Animals

Readers went wild for our recent post “Special Albinos and Unusually White Animals,” offering more than a hundred comments about their own sightings and interactions. Eric Rose from Kentucky let us know about two albino alligators named Snowball and Snowflake ...

Pictures: Special Albinos and Unusually White Animals

From ancient times to the present day, white animals often hold a special place in society. Sometimes, an animal is born lacking the regular color of its species, which is usually due to a normal, but rare, genetic mutation. These ...