Cats have been entertained and baffled by laser pointers and other average objects since the beginning of time. Dogs aren't as often the subjects of laser pointer entertainment — but maybe they should be.
A family discovered that when they combined a dog, a bowl, and a laser pointer, they could all have fun for hours without even having to get off the floor.
This adorable dog becomes fascinated when he realizes there's an energetic red light "trapped" under a bowl.
It's a little bit like putting together the perfect outfit or lacing up a new pair of shoes, only to have your efforts ruined by a mustard stain or mud puddle. Except for this spider crab, it's molting its exoskeleton only to be eaten by a hungry giant stingray. Watch and see ... just wait for the carnage.
The toothed sperm whale will eat about one ton of fish and squid a day. On average, they grow to 49 to 67 feet in length and can weigh 35 to 45 tons. To put that into perspective - an average U.S. car is about TWO tons.
Two weeks ago, our team traveled to Chicago for the first ever Woofstock: Road to Puppy Bowl! Over 3,000 people attended the all-day festival celebrating pet adoptions and man’s best friend while enjoying live music and perfect weather.
Woofstock: Road to Puppy Bowl was the grand finale for Road to Puppy Bowl, a series of fee-waived adoption events in 17 cities around the country. In just five months, we were able to help find forever homes to more than 2,000 animals! But the June 27th event wasn’t just about celebrating adoptions; it was also about finding families for even more pups. PAWS Chicago brought dogs along and 61 were adopted on-site.
Throughout the day, animal lovers joined our Animal Planet stars on stage to participate in trivia and compete in dog bone stacking and Chicago hot dog eating contests. Face painters gave dog and cat inspired makeovers while other activities were brought by our friends at the ASPCA, PAWS Chicago, DogVacay, and AT&T. Food trucks and a Lagunitas beer garden were also on-site serving up fresh grub and cold drinks. The fun wasn’t just for people, though. With obstacle courses, Puppy Bowl Kiss Cam, photo ops and dog treats, four legged friends had their share of excitement.
Humidity, warmth, and the dampness of summer bring along an annoying pest: the mosquito. The heat from the summer paired with the dampness of the recent rainfall make perfect breeding conditions for mosquitoes, as they are very attracted to warm and wet areas.
Mosquitoes are one of the most dangerous insects in the world due to a variety of diseases they can transfer, such as Malaria, Dog Heart Worm, and the West-Nile Virus.
You can try to prevent mosquitoes from breeding by removing any standing water around your home. Mosquitoes can lay about 300 eggs in even small volumes of water, so removing moisture is a key method in trying to get rid of them. There are also several repellents to keep these insects away.
For more information about how to control mosquitoes and prevent diseases, check out this article on our website.
These rescued bear cubs have a thirst for life ... and for milk. Staff at the International Fund For Animal Welfare's (IFAW) Orphan Bear Rescue Center in Bubonitsy, Russia, set up go-pros to catch this adorable footage of the cubs gulping from their bottles, playing with each other and just generally being adorable.
"Mmm, not too hot, not too cold ... this milk is just right."
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