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14 Super-Deluxe Holiday Gifts for Dogs and Their Owners

They say money can't buy you love, and while that's certainly true in the case of your dog -- who, let's be real, just wants you to give her kisses, treats, long walks, and lots and lots of scratches -- that doesn't mean you don't want to pamper your pup once in a while. Show More Summary

Do cats expect to be adored?

It’s pretty simple. Cats want to be adored. Who doesn’t? It’s a misconception to assume a cat’s low maintenance reputation applies to their emotional needs. Cats want to be loved; truly, madly, deeply. The wonderful effects of adoring our cats … Continue reading ?

How to Make It Work When Your Kids Want a Cat for Christmas

I generally discourage people from giving pets as holiday gifts. Between shopping, family visits and everything else, there's just too much chaos to make it safe. But if you think you and your children are ready to have a cat in your...Show More Summary

Um, ‘Scuse Me, Hoomins-

[But isn’t this supposed to go on the FRONT DOOR?] From Smedley as seen on Pinterest. (Cheryl D. with the text inspiration, it was too obvy to not swipe borrow.) Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Christmas 2014, Goldies, puppeh

Take a Peek Inside Over-the-Top Dog Parties

Dogs can now be real party animals, literally, thanks to the booming pet event industry, in which people fete their Fidos with everything from elaborate birthday bashes to weddings, holiday soirees, and other special-occasion canine celebrations. Some people spare no expense when it comes to putting on the dog for their pooches. Show More Summary

I Just CAN’T WATCH The Grinch

[It ALWAYS scares me when starts acting all Grinchy and steals all the Who’s presents! Is that part….over yet?] (DP&F.)Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Raccoons

Catch Me If Ya Can, Trunkster!

That’s what this puppeh seems to be saying to The Scooting Bebeh Trunkster. Might be a little trash talking barking goin’ on there, too. After awhile, SBT (sorta) shrugs and says (thinks) “Ah, the heck with this.“ And while we’re on the subject of Trunksters, let’s stay at the Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai, […]

The floor is lava !!

"Daaaaad! Can we get some more area rugs in here?? My super fuzzy feets make me all like Bambi on the hardwood... splat!" :) This adorable fuzz of a bun is Nibbles Bunny, a boy who's up for adoption with...

Dr Oakley, Yukon Vet visits Bird TLC.

It takes a few seconds to load, so be patient. The full episode airs on Saturday 12/6 9 PM EST which should be 5 PM AST, but check your listings. Dr. Oakly, Dr. Karen Higgs and I examine one of the Adak burn birds while at the flight center earlier this year.

On the sixth day of clinics…

My clients brought to me:     5 Moldy Rings! 4 Gastric Grommets 3 Dead Pens 2 Blown Up Gloves And a linear Foreign Body!

Mom Taxi XXXVI: Pair O’ Prosh Polars

Mom’s hauling her little one through the Wapusk National Park, Canada by photographer David Jenkins. From Arne as seen on The Telly.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Mom Taxi, Polar Bears

Very Small But Standing Tall

Nate E. gives us the word on this little Booda Belleh. “Her name is Boudica (BOO-di-KUH), aka Booda, Boo, Boodie. If you tell her to ‘pose,’ she does this Meerkat thing and will stay there indefinitely. Below, a close up on her mustache; she’s a bit uncertain as she had never met the photographer.” “When […]

And, He's Off! 3D-Printed Legs Allow Disabled Husky to Run for the First Time

We often take the most basic elements for our lives –- and the lives of our beloved pets -– for granted. What could be more of a given than taking our dog for a walk around the neighborhood or at the local park? Then there was Derby....Show More Summary

BUB In The Tub

Lil’ BUB isn’t a fan of taking a bath. Gotta do what ya gotta do there, BUBster. Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Bub

Adventures in Holiday Gift-Wrapping With Kids and Cats

Being a parent of a cat or human around the holiday season presents challenges. Young children and curious kitties have been known to wreak havoc on Christmas trees and ornaments, making the festive fir look like a tannen-bomb went off inside of it. And the gifts under the tree are magnets for kids and cats alike. Show More Summary

Dog Eats Homework -- a Diorama of a Farm!

Despite its status as the flimsiest excuse in the world, it is true that sometimes the dog does eat your homework. But what if your homework is a diorama of a farm from the Middle Ages? Yes, a dog will eat that, too. That's what happened to Reagan Hardin, a high school student at Magnolia West High School in Magnolia, Texas. Show More Summary

The Return Of Nuts The Sqwerl!

Flashback to May of 2013- Charlie B. sent us a video of Nuts The Sqwerl, from his college campus in the UK. But wait, as they say on TV- there’s more! “You may remember my old baby squirrel shoulder video which you used a while back – well I had a good long hunt for […]

Why Dogs Eat Grass—a Myth Debunked

Neither upset stomach nor dietary needs can explain why dogs eat grass read more

With Slobber Dog Toys, Teen Entrepreneur Gives Back to Homeless Pets

While most eight-year-old boys might spend their free time playing video games, hanging out with friends, riding bikes, or playing sports, animal lover Cole Amyx decided to start his own dog toy company. Like most entrepreneurs, theShow More Summary

Meet The Dibblers

Before I saw this on ZooBorns, I thought that perhaps “Quokka” was the funniest animal name. But that was before.. The Dibbler. Or, in the case of this first photo, a Stack O’ Dibblers. ZB says The Dibbler is “an endangered carnivorous marsupial.” The Perth Zoo bred some Dibblers and then “released them to a […]

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