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.
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.
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."
Let's face it: Cleaning your dog can be pretty impossible.
If your dog comes into the house after a romp in the mud, or even if he is just smelly and long overdue for a bath, convincing him to get clean can be quite a feat.
This new invention, the Woof Washer 360, could be the dog-washing way of the future. The Woof Washer operates by spraying soap and water through a hoop attached to a handle, which you then move up and down over your dog to clean him.
Cats are pretty durable creatures. They're constantly exploring and getting themselves stuck, and yet they always seem to make it out OK. They do have nine lives, after all. This one cat was faced with a foe, however, that he just couldn't overcome: a flower.
That's right. This cat is presented with a flower, and though the flower seems harmless, it renders this cat motionless and completely incapable of being a cat. How on earth did it do that?
It starts off innocent enough. A dancing flower — what could be dangerous about that? Psh.
Last weekend the World's Ugliest Dog was crowned in Petaluma, California. Quasi Modo, a pit bull-Dutch Shepherd mix, beat out 26 other dogs to take home the title, and its' $1,500 prize. Since then, the deformed dog, who is missing a couple vertebrae, has gained some fame.
Remember our buddy, Kale Chips? Rescued this past January, he was 85 pounds when he was brought to the shelter One Tail at a Time. That's about 60 pounds overweight by your average beagle body standards.
But thanks to the One Tail at a Time staff, he's dropped 20 pounds with a healthier diet and lots of exercise. When the rescue first took him in, they were a little daunted by the challenge at hand -- but, Kale Chips is a fighter! He took to his new lifestyle habits happily and charged ahead with his new beginning.
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