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5 Weird Smells My Cats Are Crazy About

Cats can be little weirdos, at least in the eyes of us humans. They are entertaining, though -- there's no doubt about that! I love watching the little things they do, especially when they don't know I've got my eyes on them. I always wonder what they're thinking, and what drives them to do certain things. Show More Summary

Super Mario Otter!

Problems with your pipes? Call Otto’s Plumbing Repairs! We have just the part you need! Via unremoved on Reddit, where just about every plumbing pun has already been plumbed.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Otters, Unusual Animals

Jimmy Choo The Bull Terrier Is An Instagram Superstar In The Making

Meet Jimmy Choo, a Bull Terrier whose adventures on Instagram are fast establishing him as the Internet's next breakout canine star. In tandem with his owner, Rafael Mantesso, Jimmy hams it up for the camera in front of a bunch of cartoon-ish backdrops, which cannily transport him into all manner of fanciful and smart situations. Show More Summary

This Ultimate Cat House Features More Than 100 Yards of Catwalks

I once built a bespoke cat tower for Mimosa, my domestic shorthair. It seemed to take ages, cost more than expected, left many holes in the wall, and ultimately she still preferred the crumbling Petco monstrosity it was designed to replace. Show More Summary

Exactly 98 Days ‘Til Christmas

And NO time like the present to order your 2015 Cute Overload Calendar! (Heck, it has September through December of 2014 on it- you can start using it as soon as UPS delivers it!) Here’s a helpful link to Amazon for the Wall size as well as the Mini size.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: 2015 C.O. […]

POLL: I Suggest A New Strategy, R2: Let The Wookiee Win

A woman entered her puppeh in a Petco-Mexico Star Wars contest on FB and they took third place in the judging. [Note: IMO, the first and second place winners weren't nearly as good. See the Laughing Squid story here. -Ed.] What do you think? Should Chewie have won? May The Poll be with you. Filed […]

Dogs Tell Us How they Really Feel About Scottish Independence

This Thursday, the people of Scotland will be taking part in a referendum to answer the question, "Should Scotland be an independent country?" The outcome of a positive vote could see Scotland leaving the United Kingdom to become a self-ruling territory. Show More Summary

Do you need a hug today?

Happy to oblige! Click on the post title to continue reading. And visit my blog to read more! Woofs!

In Honor of Constitution Day: A Constitution for Cats

Today is Constitution Day. The lofty occasion got me thinking about what rights every cat should be able to call upon, beyond the obvious right to unlimited gravy. After a long consultation with my cat, Mimosa, here's a template for an inaugural Cat Constitution. 1. Show More Summary

Isaba Cat Tree

Isaba Cat Tree Isaba Cat Tree will provide endless oppo […]

We Chat With "The Maze Runner" Actor Blake Cooper About Rescuing Dogs

Blake Cooper plays a hero on the big screen, but at home his selfless acts are real. The 13-year-old star of The Maze Runner, opening Sept. 19, rescues a variety of animals with his family from their farm in Georgia. "The first I remember was a Jack Russell. Show More Summary

So Your Cat Wants to Be a U.S. Citizen...

Are you an expat living abroad with plans on emigrating back into the United States, who adopted a cat during your international residence? Are you immigrating to the United States from another country on a work visa or on a more permanent...Show More Summary

Hey! U Over There! Who’s The BEST Puppeh EVER?

That’s what we THOUGHT you’d say! Andrew Y. with the spot.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: BIG HUGE PUPPEHs

So Your Dog Wants to Become a U.S. Citizen...

Starting officially in 1952, September 17 is celebrated in the United States as Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. Constitution Day and Citizenship Day honors both the adoption of the U.S. Constitution and those who were born or chose to become American citizens. Show More Summary

Hooves@War: On this day in 1914, Farrier Charles Burchell of South Australia enlisted

Today, the Hoof Blog's Hooves@War series moves back to Australia, where a footnote about a farrier's enlistment for World War I led me to read more about him and his horseman father. Meet the Burchells of South Australia. Corporal Charles...Show More Summary

10 Years on The Hoof Blog: A Little Bit About You

The 10th anniversary of The Hoof Blog almost slipped by unnoticed. There's way too much work to do and it's far too dangerous to reflect on all that's happened or all that may happen, so let's celebrate anyway--by sharing some statistics about you, the ones who make it all possible! I think I know who you are, and I'm glad you're here. Show More Summary

More Cool Dual Rules

Get another Twin-Pak™ of Rules for you, care of Cuteporter Shannon V. She says, “We keep finding these little guys in our pool. #wheresyourmama.” #13: “Juicy” eyes & noses are cute. #21: Eye capsules are cute. [Note- Couldn't we have a Rule like this: "If your head can auto-retract into your body, that's Cute." -FWIW, […]

Beaglemania: Watching this Video May Change Your Life

In May 2014 The Beagle Freedom Project released nine beagles who never knew sunlight, kindness, touch, safety, or love. The depth of their unbounded joy on their first foray onto grass and meeting other beagles cannot be captured in words. Please watch this video and share it with everyone you know. Their forgiveness and resilience should be a model for all of us. read more

Dex Paw-sitively Destroys Rule #95

Ever since we put up the photo of Lefty and suggested that our new Rule #95 should just be retired – ’cause he now owned it- we’ve had to (surprise, like this is something new) back pedal a bit on that blanket statement. Wallace was next to claim a shot at the throne. And then..there’s […]

Training Spider Hamster using treats !

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