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Category: pets

Kids read to cats and everybody wins

Hats off to the Animal Rescue League in Birdsboro, Berks County, Penn., for their Book Buddies program. The program brings kids to the shelter to read to cats waiting for adoption. […]

Husky pup learns to howl (video)

Because it’s time to take down the Christmas tree, and because nobody doesn’t like cute puppies, here’s Belka, a 20-day-old Malamute-Husky mix.

More fox stories

This must be International Fox Week or something. First there was that video I posted yesterday. Then today there was this story on Huffington Post. In Norway, Sniffer the fox and […]

Border collie games

Saw this on Huffington Post today. It was uploaded to YouTube three years ago, but it’s new to me. I’ve never seen behavior like this with more than two dogs, […]

Fluffy cows an oddity to city girl

The story is several weeks old, but the “fluffy cows” are still just as cute. Apparently when a cow is fully, properly groomed for show, as in 4-H, this can […]

Colorado burning — again

(Update, June 19, 2013 @ 10 pm MDT: The Black Forest Fire — 14,280 acres burned, 509 homes destroyed, 95% contained. Big Meadows Fire, 95% contained. Royal Gorge Fire, 100% contained.) […]

Guinness 2013 names Tallest Living Dog

Guinness World Records 2013 is available now and these are some of the record-holding animals. That Great Dane is Zeus, the world’s Tallest Living Dog. (Click on any image to […]

iPhone bugs frog (video)

Lucky Jimmy Kimmel. He has a staff to dig up the funniest videos on YouTube. He ran this one tonight. It was originally posted more than a year ago and […]

Love this commercial

This is my current favorite commercial. I can’t imagine any dog lover not loving it. The product involved, Beneful dog chow, is incidental. It’s all about the dog and the […]

Canine conehead

Yesterday was a long day for me and my BFF (best furry friend) Annie. The tiny nodule on the edge of her right ear might be more than an innocuous […]

It’s Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day

Today is Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day! Who knew? It seems every day is national something-or-other day. Or several somethings. But bubble wrap is a special, tangible something. A superb packing […]