Posts tagged "pet"

Amazing: Cat Rescues Boy From Dog Attack

When a neighbor's dog began attacking their four year old son, Jeremy Triantafilo. Tara (a stray who was adopted into the family six years ago) put one of her nine lives at risk by heroically going after the dog and interfering with the attack. Tara’s courage and compassion saved the young boy’s life and captured…

By: YourTango.com / May 17, 2014

Comfort Dogs Headed To Boston

A team of golden retrievers helped Newtown recover from the Sandy Hook tragedy; the next year, they went to Boston after the marathon bombing. With another race approaching, the comfort dogs are visiting Boston once again. Read more on Newser...

By: Newser / April 19, 2014

6 Insane Ways Dogs Can Inadvertently Screw Over Their Owners

They say dogs are man's best friend, but if your best friend ate poo and sometimes humped your leg, you'd consider getting a new friend, or maybe we just run in different circles. I have nothing against dogs; you could even say I'm a dog person. I like all dogs except the lame ones (looking…

By: Cracked / January 7, 2014

23 Signs Your Pet Is Actually Your First-Born Child

The United States birth rate just hit a record low, as more and more twenty- and thirty-somethings are putting off the parenting phase of their lives. But make no mistake, they're still spoiling, coddling, primping and using baby-talk. It's just directed at ... furrier companions. Have pampered pets become our adorable and adopted, but no…

By: Huffington Post Weird News / January 1, 2014

Dramatic Portraits Of Dogs Pooping

Everybody poops, including dogs. But when these dogs poop, they do it with a certain style, grace and dare we say, emotional intensity that sets their bowel movements apart. Presented without further commentary, Huffington Post brings you the Bold Italic's "Dramatic Portraits of Dogs Pooping" by Brock Daves. See more portraits on Huffington Post...

By: Huffington Post Weird News / November 17, 2013

Kitten Using Dog As Fluffy Playground Is Really Too Much

Happy Saturday! You know what you deserve? You deserve a minute-long video of a tiny kitten playing with a huge, fluffy Samoyed. This dog is a veritable kitten playground. The kitten rolls around on the floor! The kitten bites the dog's feet! The kitten jumps on the dog's face! It's beyond beyond. It's just perfect.

By: Rachel Krause / November 9, 2013

Giant George, Former Guinness World’s Tallest Dog, Has Died

A gentle giant has gone to doggy heaven. Giant George was formerly the world's tallest dog, according to Guinness World Records. With a staggering height of 43 inches, Giant George towered above most living things he came into contact with. Read more at Huffington Post...

By: Huffington Post Weird News / October 23, 2013

Just A Corgi Getting Vacuumed

Some people give their pets baths, others comb their animals. But corgi dog Corbin Dallas Multipass gets vacuumed. He seems to really love it, too. I love Corgis because I think they are kind of nature's comedy, with their short stump legs and huge ears, but maybe that's just me. [Corbinism]…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 13, 2012