Cat unrolls toilet paper…then immediately re-rolls it

April 4, 2014 | No comments

Willie the cat likes to unroll toilet paper, but at least he cleans up his mess…

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Hardcore metalheads reveal their lighter side in these photos with their cats [11 pictures]

April 3, 2014 | 3 comments

Alexandra Crockett says the purpose of her new book Metal Cats was to combine “the extreme personalities of the hardcore metal music scene and their adorable kitties.”

The book will be available on May 14th, and if these photos of metal musicians, fans, and promoters with their feline pets are reflective of what’s in the rest of the book, it’s well worth a look…

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Dog follows every instruction to a T… Slows down, crawls, and backs up on command

April 3, 2014 | No comments

Omar von Muller is a professional dog trainer whose canines have had roles in a number of movies. Good behavior should naturally be expected from his dogs, but the obedience demonstrated by this border collie/blue heeler mix is amazing to watch…

How to train your mouse to run backward (even if it’s an aggressive, biting mouse)

April 3, 2014 | 1 comment

Austrian mouse trainer Marina show us how she teaches her little critters to scamper in reverse.

She does it using her fingers as a sort of gate…except for with Grimaldi who “belongs to a highly aggressive species and would bite my fingers”…

World’s tiniest stuffed animals are smaller than your fingernail — and unbelievably detailed

April 2, 2014 | No comments

Etsy has provided a platform for creators all over the world to display and sell their goods. A family from Vietnam opened a shop in 2011 selling something very unique — tiny crocheted animals.

All of these amazing creations are made by five members of the family, whose shop, SuAmi, is named after the youngest family member. The detail in these tiny animals is incredible…

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Meet Champ, the world’s gentlest golden retriever [9 pictures]

April 2, 2014 | No comments

Many dogs are cuddle bugs who will do anything to hop up on your lap no matter their size.

But Champ might just hold the record for gentlest dog in the world. He loves all living things, from baby chicks to butterflies, as he happily lets them join him for both naps and photo sessions.

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Beautiful photos of black dogs often overlooked for adoption in animal shelters [20 pictures]

April 1, 2014 | No comments

Fred Levy learned from people who work in animal shelters that for some reason, it’s especially difficult to find homes for black dogs.

In response, the photographer launched the Black Dog Project, a series dedicated to showcasing these beautiful canines who are so often overlooked by people adopting pets. The use of a black backdrop makes the portraits of these dogs especially striking…

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