We’re all getting a little sick and tired of winter. With the snow and cold that just won’t quit (for the less-than-lucky northern folks who have to get through it), the sand, sun and carefree days of summer seem a long way off. Not to worry–we’ve got a whole slew of adorable animal pictures that remind you that summer IS within reach…eventually. From “sailing” to swimming and … [Read more...] about Animals Loving Summer
Meet Lana, a rescue puppy who knows a thing or two about friendship and being generous. Rescued from the streets of Brazil, the 8-month-old doggie has a loving owner, but clearly still remembers what it’s like to be a stray. So, when she saw a homeless dog on a chilly night, she dragged her blanket to share it with him. “I thought, ‘How beautiful what she did for her … [Read more...] about Woman Surprised To See Her Puppy Drag Its New Blanket Outside, But Then She Sees This
Some for summer, some for any time! 1. Tuna Catnip Treats joythebaker.com Turn that sad can of tuna into a tasty treat for your kitty! 2. Frozen Tuna Treats thewonderforest.com Have a fun ice cube tray just begging to be used? Now's your chance! 3. Crunchy Tuna Treats evermine.com A little … [Read more...] about 10 Homemade Treats For Your Cat
Raise your hand if you love to bake for your dog! We sure do, and the Summer is a great excuse to try out loads of new treat recipes. If you’re short on ideas, no worries! Here are our top 10 DIY dog treats idea that are perfect for the hot summer days ahead: 10 DIY Summer Treats for Your Dog 1. Peanut Butter & Jam frozen “toasts” Mix some fresh, preferably organic, … [Read more...] about 10 DIY Summer Treats for Your Dog
As summer temperatures soar, here are some lifesaving tips on caring for animals in the scorching heat: Keep dog companions indoors. Unlike humans, dogs can sweat only through their footpads, and they cool themselves by panting. High temperatures can cause heat stress and physical injuries – including brain damage – and can even result in death. Avoid leaving animals in … [Read more...] about 6 Tips for Helping Animals Survive the Summer Heat
Higher temperatures may translate into more time spent outdoors, but for pet owners, they can also mean more visits to the veterinarian. "In the summer, we see more skin and ear infections and an increase in injuries overall," says Sandra Sawchuk, DVM, a veterinarian at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Here are 20 ways to protect your pet during the warmer … [Read more...] about 20 Ways To Keep Your Pet Safe This Summer
Summer is one of the best times of year for people and dogs, but if you’re not careful, it can also be a dangerous time for your pup. To make sure everyone has a fun and safe summer, I wanted to remind everyone about some of these common summer dangers. 1. Provide shade to lessen risk of heat exhaustion Summer is the perfect time to enjoy beautiful parks, beaches, and … [Read more...] about Help Your Dog Beat the Heat This Summer!
More and more people are adopting cats and dogs from shelters. Not only does it save their lives but you're also giving them a new chapter. But first, what are some things you need to remember before adopting a pet? Here's an infographic from Rianovosti to help you out. Remember: #AdoptDontShop and be a responsible owner. … [Read more...] about Guidelines for Adopting the Perfect Dog for You!
There is nothing wrong with making a mistake. It's what you say to yourself after you mess up that matters. Your self-talk (the thoughts you have about your feelings) can either magnify the negativity or help you turn that misstep into something productive. Negative self-talk is unrealistic, unnecessary, and self-defeating. It sends you into a downward emotional spiral … [Read more...] about Six Toxic Beliefs That Will Ruin Your Career
While cheetahs might look like majestic and dangerous beasts, actually, they are very nervous beings. They get so anxious, they don’t know how to socialize with each other and get too stressed to have sex. That’s why they needed help as they’re becoming extinct – and the solution came in the most unexpected form… Seeing that cheetahs need some assistance, for years now zoo … [Read more...] about Shy Cheetas Get Emotional Support Dog.
You adore your furry little friend and what better way to show your cat that you care than buying it some stimulating toys. An easy way to keep your cat entertained is to purchase high-quality cat trees. A cat tree is a multi-level climbing toy that can serve many purposes. So instead of a buying million different toys, activities and scratching posts you can get it all in one. … [Read more...] about Best toys your cat will love.
If there's one thing I have zero tolerance for, it's people who abuse animals in any way, shape, or form. What possesses them to hurt these innocent creatures is beyond my realm of comprehension. But what makes these stories slightly amazing is the way that those very same animals will once again put their trust and their love into humans again. That’s the case … [Read more...] about A Melted Cat Face That You Should See
A new NYC transit rule went into effect last October, which bans dogs from riding the subway unless they fit inside a "container." What the powers that be didn't realize, though, is just how many dogs fit inside containers. In fact, judging by these photos ... it seems like most dogs fit inside bags. SEE ALSO: Dogs, ranked here's my dog-in-bag on subway photo … [Read more...] about New York City Subway Riders Find New Ways To Get Their Dogs On Board, No matter what anybody says
The Cat House on the Kings is California's largest no-cage, no-kill, life time cat sanctuary and adoption center. Join us for a visit at this unique place. 1 Their mission is to place rescued cats into loving permanent homes, to provide unwanted cats a safe and happy home in a unique, no-cage facility and to educate the public about responsible pet … [Read more...] about Welcome to The Cat House that saved over 24,000 cats
Looking to spice up your living room with a unique piece of furniture? A coffee table portraying a floating animal by Derek Pearce should do the trick. Derek Pearce is a man with one unique vision. Called ‘Water Tables’, he creates stunning coffee tables that portray animals “floating through water”. From hippos to dolphins to ducks – he designs the tables so the animals … [Read more...] about Clever Tables That Create An Illusion That Are Animals Emerging From Water
Heres a surprise turn of events: Softbank maker of the friendly Pepper robot and a major M&A player in the tech world has just announced that it is acquiring two more robotics companies from Google owner Alphabet as part of its own deeper move into the field: it is buying Big Dog developer Boston Dynamics and the secretive bipedal robotics firm Schaft. A spokesperson for … [Read more...] about Softbank is buying robotics firms Boston Dynamics and Schaft from Alphabet
1. Barkley, who announced that this will be the year that he breaks out his genuine ~side eye~. 2. This lil fellow who will warm the hearts of everybody by essentially cuddling with his teddy. 3. What's more, these two who are at the earliest reference point of the best companionship in doggy history. 4. This rescued pup who has two ears up to show … [Read more...] about 17 Adorable Animals To Start Your Day
Science is the exacting method by which man has wrested control of the elements from the cruel clutches of the universe. Experiment by experiment, we have slowly earned our mastery over the millennia. Until, at last, we have reached the present day. The modern day. The day when we were are -- all of us -- gods. Now it's time to abuse that shit and have some fun. All you need … [Read more...] about Do You Want To Set Your Hand On Fire? 6 Fun Science Tricks
When I first saw The Babadook, I wrote that the monster therein was, to my eyes at least, a metaphor for grief. What I apparently missed was that all that tapping and flapping of black wings in this masterful movie was a flying, swooping LGBT icon. Somehow this transformation of fortunes has taken place online, because where else? A Tumblr post has Ianstagram claiming the … [Read more...] about This Is What Makes The Babadook Such An LGBT Icon
TV watching rituals are important for optimal viewing pleasure and Heidi the dog knows all about it. SEE ALSO: Dogs at polling stations are the only good thing about the UK election In the video above, Heidi's owner demonstrates how the adorable shepherd reacts when it's TV time. First, Heidi and her owner arrive home worn out from a bit of exercise and ready to relax … [Read more...] about This dog getting ready to watch some TV is a huge David Attenborough fan
When you’re in charge of looking after just one or two cats (or even kids)… via: Tumblr …you don’t need much help in distinguishing which is which. But if you’re in charge of several different animals, all with their own appearances and personalities, it helps to have a reference tool to keep them all straight. One cat owner was … [Read more...] about Cat Owner Leaves the funniest discriptions in a not to her cat-sitter.
Pets are a part of our families, and we will go to the end of the earth and beyond to make them feel that way. So, when Luna the cat from Charlotte, North Carolina, turned 15 (!!), she got the party she always dreamed of: an extravagant, pink quinceaera. A quinceaera is a celebration of a girl's 15th birthday with cultural roots in Latin America, but celebrated throughout … [Read more...] about Family throws fancy quinceaera for their 15-year old cat.
Do you own an animal? Are you looking for somebody to look after it while you go on holiday? Well if you love your pet then whatever you do, don't leave it with these people! Because as you can see from this hilarious list compiled by Bored Panda, if there was a school for pet-sitters, these guys would have failed every class! Still, we're sure you'll agree that whatever pet … [Read more...] about Pet Owners Regret Letting People “Pet sit” Their Animals!
Illustrator Jimmy Craig is back with even more of his hilarious comics from his They Can Talk series (previously here), showing what animals would say if they could communicate the way humans do. So, if you struggle to explain why your cat keeps on breaking glasses, or you can't get your head around why your pet is always disturbing your sleep in the morning, look no more … [Read more...] about If Animals Could Speak!
Image: Shutterstock / dezi After China's lifting of its longstanding one-child policy, it's started to put in a one-dog policy. A couple of cities in China have introduced restrictions on dog ownership, allowing each household to only have one dog. SEE ALSO: China ending its one-child policy won't change the sad reality for parents Qingdao, in the eastern part of … [Read more...] about China’s New Law, One Dog Per Household!