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  • Weird news: Pet lives with an arrow in its head, culprit fired at poor animal cat
    Weird news: Cat shot through the head with arrow, pet lives but police step in
    In weird but sad news this week, a pet cat was shot through the head with an arrow but managed to survive the cruel act. A woman from Florida rushed the animal to a nearby pet hospital before calling police about this gruesome animal abuse case....
  • Deaf dogs and cats make great pets: Unique training tips and tales
    Deaf dogs and cats make great pets: Unique training tips and tales
    There are many physically challenged dogs that have problems finding homes because people are afraid of what taking on a dog that is "different" might entail. The Lake City, Fla. Humane Society just posted one on Petfinder.com on Jan. 1....
  • Tina, TSA Dog laid to rest
    Police dog laid to rest in OH after the German Shepherd loses battle with cancer
    Tina, a 10-year-old German Shepherd, lost her battle with inoperable cancer on Dec. 18. Today, Dec. 31, the city of Dayton, OH, the Dayton International Airport Police and the TSA mourned the loss of their veteran canine officer. Tina came on the...
  • Simba Leopard
    Animal Care Institute Offers MRI to Cats of ALL Sizes
    On the day after Christmas, Simba, our 20 year old leopard, bit off the end of his tail. We didn’t see it happen, but he was fine at 9 am and by 9:30 am he was missing more than 6 inches of his tail. There was no sign of a struggle at any...
  • FL: Four people steal yorkie puppy from pet store Christmas eve - watch
    FL: Four people steal yorkie puppy from pet store Christmas eve - watch
    A Kendall, Florida pet store has sent out the alert to see if anyone recognizes these people. On Dec. 24, Christmas eve, this group of four reportedly walked into Nessy's Puppies of Kendall, and walked out with a stolen teacup yorkie puppy in...
  • Camo the Cat
    Found: Camo, the Portland mattress cat now home and safe
    Hayley Crews, the owner of "Camo", the Portland, OR cat is overjoyed. She reported today on the cat's Find CamoFacebook site that the reunion happened with the help of a trap baited with some familiar-scented clothing, plus Camo'...
  • siberian husky killed by dog napper
    Pittsburgh woman found guilty of dog-napping, killing neighbor's Siberian husky
    According to the Pittsburgh-Post Gazette, on Dec. 26, Gisele Paris, 58, was found guilty by anAllegheny County jury of theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property, and cruelty to animals, The judge in the case placed the woman on house...
  • Tyke the Elephant
    Protesting the Cruelest Show On Earth
    The Animal Rights Foundation of Floridaheld a demonstration today at 1:00 at the Palm Beach Convention Center to protest the cruelty inherent in the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus. Protests were held at various intervals throughout...
  • Dolphin slaying: People angry at dolphin killing, terrible crime can have $100K fine
    Dolphin slaying: Child aims to kill lone dolphin with bow, 5 days of suffering
    A lone dolphin slaying incident has sparked controversy this weekend, with a metal-tipped bow and arrow being used in the killing of a stray bottlenose dolphin earlier this month. A boy, stated to be just a child, reportedly fired the sharp weapon...
  • Junior the French bulldog
    Frozen's 'Let it Go' sung by French bulldog: viral video
    Junior is probably the most famous French bulldog on the Internet. If you haven't heard of him yet, Examiner.com would like to introduce you to him. We're sure you'll enjoy his tale.Junior lives in Cologne, Germany with his two pet...
  • salamander
    Check out Arne and Sebastian, the two-headed salamander
    A two-headed salamander with the names of Arne and Sebastian were born in a lab in Israel last week. According to a report by Fox News on Dec. 12, although they always say two heads are better than one, this may not be the case for this two-headed...
  • Rambo shows some holiday spirit
    How are your gift wrapping skills?
    How are you at gift-wrapping? You go all-out to find the perfect gift but its presentation leaves a lot to be desired.It’s OK. I, for one, still have not learned the fine art of gift wrapping either. But a group of volunteer gift-wrappers...
  • Baby chick
    Man mails fifteen live chicks to his ex-girlfriend
    In what may be one the fowlest stories this week, a Washington, D.C. woman received a box of baby chicks from her ex-boyfriend. The man boxed up the future McNuggets and sent them with a note that said that there are “a lot of other chicks...
  • Donkey, waiting for it
    Donkeys reunited after sex scandal
    Two donkeys, Napoleon and Antosia, were reunited at a Polish zoo yesterday after being separated for a week. The pair have been together for about ten years and have had six colts together, but were split up after some mothers were upset at the...
  • Prepare your children for a prepper lifestyle with board games
    Prepare your children for a prepper lifestyle with board games
    This article will give some examples of fun board games that preppers can use to give their children basic, prepper knowledge and an appreciation of the prepper lifestyle. As the twig is bent, so is the tree inclined.The board game called Garden...