Posts tagged "deer"

Oh Deer God: Antlers As A Bridal Accessory

There have been some pretty "quirky" wedding trends recently. There's the trend of making wedding photos look purposefully washed out, as though they were taken with a 1970's toy camera. There's the trend of using mason jars as wine glasses, candle holders or table centerpieces-- really, anything that you can put something in will be…
By: Almie Rose / February 5, 2013

This Woman Doesn’t Understand How Deer Crossing Signs Work

Deer crossing signs exists in semi-rural areas to let drivers know to watch out for deer on the road. But Donna, who called in to a radio station in Fargo, North Dakota, doesn't seem to understand this. She thinks that the deer are purposely crossing where the deer crossing signs are. Because deer can read.
By: Julie Gerstein / October 14, 2012

A Dog And Deer Playdate

Here's a couple of things about dogs: They have no sense of size -- if you put a chihuahua and a Labrador retriever together, the chihuahua will try and boss the lab around, and the lab will likely take it. Also, they think everybody else is a dog like them. Witness golden retriever Dickens playing…
By: Julie Gerstein / May 9, 2012

Deer And Cat Have A Date

We're often shocked whenever we encounter nature in unlikely places, so you can imagine how this cat must feel, suddenly surrounded by a gaggle of deer. It seems the deer, too, are rather amazed to come across this tiny little white furball. Interspecies love affair? Well, not quite. [Tastefully Offensive]…
By: Julie Gerstein / March 30, 2012

Seal Pups On Sofas, Plus 6 Other Wild Animal Invasions

Earlier this week, a woman in New Zealand came home to find a furry, adorable surprise -- a baby seal pup was cozied up on the corner of her couch, blissfully sleeping. The pup had apparently traveled from the nearby Bay of Plenty, through the busy streets of the town of Tauranga, and wandered into…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 16, 2011

The Anti-Taxidermy Deer Head Vase

I'm not really into taxidermy -- stuffed beasts sort of freak me out -- but this deer head vase reminds me of hunting wall mounts in a good way. Hanging a 3-D decoration adds an extra element to any room, and how awesome is it that this animal not only isn't dead but serves a…
By: Catherine Strawn / June 3, 2010