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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Dog Swims 6 Miles and Walks 12 To Reunite With Family

We’ve all heard tales of the enduring loyalty of man’s best friend, and now one dog has proven just how far that unwavering dedication can truly go. Last Sunday, Edward Casas, 56, was boating with his wife Kristin Casas, 49, on Lake Michigan when they encountered a mechanical issue. While he was down in the […]

Rescuing a Dog Who Was Starved To The Brink of Death

When Angel was rescued she was on the brink of death. The puppy had been purposely starved to the point that her organs were shutting down. Knowing she would need a lot of help and a strong will to live to survive. they made a promise to her to do everything they could… and Angel […]

This Dog Opens The Window For Customers At A Small Cigarette Shop In Japan

Suzuki, a small cigarette shop in Tokyo, has the best salesman ever – a cute Shiba Inu who opens the shop’s window for customers. The cute dog, who lives in the shop with his owner, attracts both regular customers and tourists from all over the country who come to buy a pack of cigarettes or […]

Study: Your Dog Will Snub People Who Are Mean to You

If you have a dog, you should probably pay more attention to the way your pet responds to other people – it could help you find out who might be mistreating you. According to a new study, dogs tend to reject treats offered by people who were mean to their owners. Scientists at Kyoto University […]

The Unlikely Friendship Of A Dog And An Owl

I wouldn’t have believed that an owl and a dog could become best friends until I saw these surprising and adorable photos by Tanja Brandt, a professional animal photographer and collage artist in Germany. Ingo the shepherd dog and Poldi the little owl seem more than happy to cozy up to each other for photoshoots bathed in […]

Have You Ever Seen Your Dog Doing THIS? He’s Trying To Tell You Something

Many dog owners love having their loyal companions around but completely miss on some of the cues and body language they’re trying to send their people. These are some common dog behaviors and what they mean. 1. Bringing things to you. You may think he’s telling you he wants to play fetch when he brings […]

Weird Animals Found Washed Up On The Beach

Think you are familiar with all animals? Apparently, some rather strange and very unfamiliar creatures have turned up on the shores of beaches around the world! You’d be surprised to see them all. From otherworldly oddities to grotesque monstrosities, we’ve compiled the world’s weirdest! Here 23 weird animals found washed up on the beach. 1. […]

Homeless Man Travels Across The Country And Picks Up Every Stray Dog He Sees

A man and his 11 dogs began a journey across America with nothing other than a bike, a cart and a sense of family. Now, more than 2,000 miles later, the family is still going strong and they finally have a home to call their own. In 2001, Steve first joined the many other humans […]

Broken Hearted: Russian Man Dies After 2 Month Search For 4 Legged Friend

A heartbroken elderly man from the Siberian town of Bratsk died after two months of failed efforts to track down his dog. His one and only wish to meet his beloved pet again touched web users and attracted a host of volunteers. Vladimir Davydov, 77, was taken to hospital in late March and died of […]

Boston Teen Microwaves Her Turtle To Death, Posts Pictures Online

If selfies with dead dolphins or suicides on Facebook Live weren’t enough, the adventure crazy netizens have found a new way to find fame instantly – cook their pets alive in a microwave and post the horrifying pictures online for the world to see. Crossing all limits of humanity, a 15-year-old Boston girl, Jonasia Simpson, […]

17 Reasons Why Getting A Dogue De Bordeaux Is The Best Thing You Could...

The Dogue de Bordeaux, also known as a Bordeaux Mastiff or French Mastiff, is one of the most ancient French dog breeds. They have worked hard throughout the years pulling carts, guarding flocks and were even employed as castle guards to the European elite. But hey, that’s not why we love them. I mean have you […]

This Deep-Sea Fisherman Has Been Posting His Finds On Twitter….. And It’s Terrifying

As humanity turns its gaze increasingly outwards in search of life on distant planets, a Russian deep-sea fisherman has reminded us of the incredible biodiversity lurking in the inner depths of our own world – most of which we still know literally nothing about. Working on a trawler based in the port of Murmansk, Roman Fedortsov has certainly […]

Toddler Saved From Deadly Snake By Family Dog

Dogs are called man’s best friend for a reason. Not only do they show love and companionship when we need it the most, but they can also sense when we are in danger. In Sevier County, Tennessee, one family dog not only saved a family member from danger, but he saved a toddler from certain […]

THIS MAN RESCUED 1,000 DOGS FROM BEING KILLED AT THE YULIN MEAT FESTIVAL

Sometimes the customs and norms of a particular culture can be appalling to others who do not share the same beliefs or views. What might seem right in one culture is often taboo or frowned upon in others. So, it might shock you to hear that over in China there is a week-long event every […]

This Selfie Taking Cat Takes Better Selfies Than You

Manny the cat loves to take selfies, or at least fondle GoPro cameras. According to Instagram user @yoremahm, Manny learned to use the camera by chance when it reached out to touch the camera during a shoot one day. Now, Manny’s selfies have become an Internet sensation. “He is the boss of the dogs,” @yoremahm […]

Man’s Best Friend: Dogs Save Their Owners By Calling 911

Buddy, a dog specially trained to call 911 when his owner suffers seizures grabbed the phone and whimpered for help. Stalnaker said he trained his dog to recognize when he had a seizure and respond by grabbing the phone and bringing it to him. When Buddy hears the operator, he puts the phone down and whimpers […]

Last Living 9/11 Rescue Dog Honored With Epic Sweet 16 Birthday Party

Bretagne, a sagely old Golden Retriever who was one of the first responders tasked with searching for survivors in the rubble after 9/11, received a hero’s welcome when she arrived in New York to celebrate her 16th birthday. “Responding to the World Trade Center was our first deployment. We were there to try to find […]

How a Stray Cat Turned a Homeless Busker into a Best Selling Author

We all have heard inspirational stories of people whose life dramatically changed to the better thanks to the kindness of those around them or a stroke of unexpected luck. A person can certainly change the life of another human being, but what about a cat? Let’s look at the story of James Bowen, who turned […]

This Lion Was Bored So They Tossed Him a Toy. They Were Baffled By...

Adult male lions are formidable big cats with majestic manes and powerful builds. Their very presence commands respect and the wild, noble air about them has fascinated humans for centuries. When you think of the large carnivores you often think of them prowling around, fighting for dominance, hunting, and of course sleeping away the hot […]

She Finally Got Her Baby To Sleep… Now Watch What The Puppy Does

This might very well be the most adorable video on the internet. It features a new born baby enjoying a nap as well as a puppy so little it barely has its eyes open. The puppy and the baby have a moment together that’s so precious, people everywhere just couldn’t even. I’m sure mom and […]

Dog Interrupts Orchestra Performance In Cutest Way Ever, Gets Rounds Of Applause

When the world-renowned Vienna Chamber Orchestra was recently performing at the 31st International Izmir Festival in Çesme, Turkey, their concert was unexpectedly interrupted by a random dog. The canine walked on the stage, got the best seats, and made itself extra comfortable. We see the doggie going towards one violinist, who continued playing to the […]

The Blood Of Dragons Could Destroy Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic resistance is one of the most pressing problems of our times. Traditional antimicrobial drugs aren’t working the way they used to, and the rise of “superbugs” could bring about the post-antibiotic age, where easily treatable infections suddenly become life-threatening incurable illnesses. There have been a slew of new discoveries recently that have revealed brand […]

True Story Behind The Viral Photo Of Dog Sleeping In A Cemetery

A heartbreaking photo of a German Shepherd in a cemetery went viral in April 2015 and was shared by animal lovers all over the world. The dog, curled up in the crevice, was thought to be a loyal dog grieving for her deceased owner. It turns out, this was not the dog’s story at all. […]

It Looks Like He’s Walking His Dogs. When I Took A Closer Look, I...

The man in the video below is simply astounding. Watch as he walks with a pack of dogs without using a leash. I’m in awe at his control over the dogs. It takes a lot of trust and training to be able to earn this kind of trust and loyalty from a pack of pups. […]

This Website Lets You Travel Around The World If You Agree To Take Care...

Imagine yourself getting to stay at the most amazing accommodations when travelling – from French farmhouses to Australian beach villas – all in exchange for looking after an adorable furbaby. A company called Trusted Housesitters allows you to do just that for around $100 a year. The concept is simple, yet genius – it connects […]

His Giant Dog Was Terrified Of Water. But Wait Till You See When His...

Dogs seem to either love or hate water. Some will run and jump right into a pond or stream without hesitation while others do everything in their power to avoid ending up in it. Despite having a swimming style named after them, not all dogs have the natural ability to swim and stay afloat. Some […]

Animal Shelter Celebrates Their Happiest Day Ever Because All Kennels Are Empty

“What happens when your last available dog gets adopted? Your staff and volunteers jump into the kennels to celebrate!” one happy animal shelter staff member posted on Monday. The Humane Society Of The Pikes Region in Colarado launched a very successful adoption campaign titled “Bring Them Home For The Holidays”. They made sure adoption fees […]

Animal Microchips Linked To Causing Cancer

Many veterinarians recommend them, and most animal shelters require them. Identification microchips injected into the necks of cats and dogs are touted as useful in recovering lost pets because the devices store owner and medical information. But are they safe? A new lawsuit against Merck & Co., Inc., maker of the HomeAgain pet microchip, says […]

Things an Octopus Can Do That Should Terrify You

In his 1896 short story The Sea Raiders, HG Wells describes a world where sentient octopuses and squid patrol the coast of Devon, England, feasting on human flesh. It’s one of the sci-fi master’s sillier stories. After all, how scary can a sea-based villain made of squishy stuff be? The answer, it turns out, is: very. […]

This Rescued Lab Chimp’s Reaction To Seeing The Sky For The First Time Will...

All across the United States, thousands of animals live in cages for lab testing. Their entire lives are spent in captivity and they’re used for research purposes. They never get to go outside, they never get to interact with other animals, and nothing about their lives is natural. You can definitely make the argument that […]

Scientists Knew Something Was Up With This Fish, But They Were Shocked When They...

While we’re taught that mammals and birds are warm-blooded and fish and reptiles are cold blooded, this fish, known as the opah, defies that logic. Jen Markham of Buzz60 has the scoop on this fish with the warm heart. The actual fish isn’t a new discovery, scientists have known about it for a while. What […]

How To Understand What Your Dog Is Trying To Say

You may think that look on your dog’s face is a smile or that behavior is too cute, but we often don’t read dog behaviors especially well, and as a result, we imperil our dog’s happiness and maybe even our safety if we’re not careful. In order to completely understand what your dog is trying […]

Your Dog’s Tail Relays Secret Information — So Glad I Know This Now

Ever wish you knew what your dog was thinking? You can — just watch his tail! Instead of using words, your dog uses body language to communicate. While a dog’s message can only be fully understood by looking at his entire body, the tail end offers some significant clues to how he is feeling. Here […]

Doubt A Crow’s Intelligence? You Won’t After Seeing This

Watch ’007′ the Crow Effortlessly Solve an 8-Step, Complex Puzzle  The clip, just over three minutes in length, shows a crow — dubbed “007? — easily solve a complex, eight-step problem to earn a snack. Posted to the BBC’s YouTube channel , the clip has gone viral, sitting at just over 6.5 million views at the […]

Orphaned Raccoon Rescued By Family With Dogs Thinks She’s A Dog, Too

Last year, Nassau, Bahamas resident Rosie Kemp found a baby raccoon that had fallen out of a tree. The mother was nowhere to be found, so Kemp and her daughter Laura Young decided to adopt the little bandit and named her “Pumpkin.” Eventually, Pumpkin recovered from her injuries and moved in with Young and her […]

Orangutan Set Free After Chained At Neck For 13 Years & Fed Junk Food

After being changed by the neck and fed a diet consisting of ‘junk food and fizzy drinks’, Pingky the orangutan was rescued and set free by the International Animal Rescue Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. And now, after rehabilitation that lasted years within the center, Pingky was determined to be suitable for release into the wild. In the photos […]

This Woman Slept With A Python Every Night. When It Stopped Eating, The Vet...

Why Did This Woman’s Pet Python Suddenly Stop Eating? While animal lovers and pet owners usually claim that they know every trait about their pet, it could be just the opposite. Animal psychology is based upon its behavioral patterns. A cute growl of a puppy could be a dangerous warning. Animals need their space and […]

Russian Fishermen Catch Monster Fish With Reptile Head and Fossilized Scales

A mysterious fish featuring the head of reptile and petrified scales has reportedly been caught by fisherman in Russia’s northern Arkhangelsk region. The mutant fish was caught in a net in the Northern Dvina River near a ferry terminal in Bereznik-Osinovo, Arkhangelsk Oblast, local media reports. The fishermen were unable to identify what kind fish […]

80 Year Old Man Builds A Dog Train To Take Rescued Stray Dogs On...

Eugene Bostick, an 80-year-old retiree in Fort Worth, Texas, spends his days operating what just might be the coolest train in the world. His homemade dog train takes rescued strays out for fun rides around the neighborhood and in the surrounding woods. Eugene and his brother Corky live on a dead-end street where many locals […]

Further Proof That Dolphins Have Human Like Intelligence and Their Own ‘Language’

Dolphins are one of the most amazing and intelligent animal species on the planet. Their playful nature, friendly behavior and remarkable intelligence make people all over the world adore them. Moreover, it appears that dolphins demonstrate skills and awareness previously attributed only to humans. HUMAN-LIKE INTELLIGENCE Scientists at Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia in the US, used MRI […]

Heroic Dog Finds and Saves Abandoned Baby Who Has Been Buried Alive

Our dogs do so many amazing things for us every day that we might not even realize. Even something as small as happily welcoming us home from work can make a complete difference in our mood – studies even show that having a pet can improve our overall well-being. But there are other times when our dogs […]

Steve Irwin’s Daughter Is All Grown Up And Keeping Her Father’s Legacy Alive

Steve Irwin, aka The Crocodile Hunter, has a daughter named Bindi. Bindi was a young girl when Irwin was at the height of his fame, but now at the age of 17, she’s following in his footsteps. Her Instagram account, now with 220,000 followers, paints a pretty fascinating life as well as some real wisdom. […]

Hybrid Animals That Are Hard To Believe Actually Exist

Legend is full of strange, hybrid creatures, and Photoshoppers have dedicated countless hours to creating new ones. But this list contains no Photoshopped images: all of these animals are real! You’ve all heard of the liger, but what about the narluga? Or the leopon? This list of REAL hybrid animals will surprise and amaze you. […]

What’s Really Inside a Rattlesnake’s Rattle?

It’s a sound you dread hearing while out for a hike on a secluded trail — a rattlesnake. Aside from being known for their diamond-shaped heads, rattlesnakes have a distinctive rattle that warns intruders to stay far away. When vibrated, this highly evolved warning system creates a hissing sound. But have you ever wondered what’s […]

This Russian Fisherman’s Deep Sea Discoveries Are The Stuff of Nightmares

A fisherman in Murmansk, Russia, is sharing his deep-sea catches online, and HOLY SHIT they are terrifying. The fisherman, Roman Fedortsov, has gained a large following on Instagram and Twitter, where he shows off his discoveries. Like, I may never step foot in the ocean again. Heck. Naw.  PUT THAT THING BACK WHERE IT CAME FROM OR SO […]

Istanbul’s Most Famous Cat Honored With Its Own Statue At Its Favorite Spot

All cats are remembered by their owners, but few cats are remembered by the world. Everybody will remember the late and great Tombili however, because the famously laid-back feline just got immortalized with its very own statue. Tombili rose to fame when somebody snapped and shared a photograph of it chilling in a ridiculously relaxed […]

Award Winning Matador Dies After Being Gored By Bull

An award-winning Spanish matador has died after being gored in the lungs during a bullfight in the small French town of Mont de Marsan. Professional matador, Ivan Fandino, 36, reportedly tripped on his cloak before being caught by the bull’s horns at the Aire-sur-l’Adour bullfighting festival on Saturday. The Spaniard reportedly suffered two heart attacks […]

Enormous Turtle Found On Spanish Beach

Some creatures earn the title of ‘monster’ because they kill. Others get it because they look like they could kill. Then there are those who are called monsters simply because of their size. That’s the kind of monster that didn’t eat Barcelona or any of its citizens but just scared them because it was the […]

Dog Breaks Out Of Kennel To Comfort Abandoned Crying Puppies

Maggie the Australian shepherd had her puppies taken away before being put up for adoption herself. When she was finally adopted, Maggie’s owners decided to kennel her for the night at Barker’s Pet Motel in Alberta. What they never expected was for Maggie to escape and come to the aid of a litter of puppies […]

A Lioness Captures A Baby Baboon And Does The LAST Thing You’d Expect

While the wild can be a brutal place, sometimes animals surprise us all and do some incredibly caring things for one another. In this particular situation, a lioness goes in for the kill…until she sees the an adorable little baby baboon and just can’t bring herself to kill him. It’s quite an unusual predator and […]