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Sorry dog, playing on top of a bale of hay will never end well

Fun loving pooch, Athena, was having the time of her life playing with this giant bale of hay like a good farm doggo. She was getting in all the itching that a bale of hay has to offer. However, Athena’s fun was quickly cut short with a failed attempt at rolling over on top of the bale.  The look on her face before she slips off the edge is just classic. Read more… More about Dogs, Cute Animals, Fail, Funny Videos, and Culture Mashable – Read Full Article

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5 of the nation’s most accomplished animal mayors

In November 2016, a pit bull named Brynneth Pawltro (no relation) was elected mayor of Rabbit Hash, Kentucky. She beat out a cat, a chicken, and a donkey for the title. But Pawltro’s political success is nothing new. Animals have been braving — and, in some cases, winning — elections for years. They also die in office a lot, just like William Henry Harrison! SEE ALSO: Dogs, ranked Now, a look back at some of the world’s finest animal candidates … and their many, many tangible political accomplishments. 1. Lucy…

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What Happens to Wolves When They’re Raised Like Dogs?

Wolves and dogs are separated by 15,000 years of evolution, during which time the species have veered off into radically different directions. Dogs still retain many of their ancestral behaviors, but less is known about any latent “dog-like” tendencies among modern wolves. A new study of human-raised wolf pups… Read more… Gizmodo – Read Full Article

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If you’re having a bad hair day, this dog’s curls will inspire you

Beachy waves are a great summer style for anyone who wants to look trendy yet low maintenance.  If you’re having trouble getting the perfect soft curls, then Twitter user Kerbie Gibbs has the solution. My dog’s ear is like the perfect picture to show your hairdresser if you want beachy waves and caramel highlights pic.twitter.com/vSuoDqKQ8u — Kerbie Gibbs (@kerbiegibbs) June 24, 2017 Gibbs dog, Ruger, has a face that says, “I know I look good but it’s really no big deal.” SEE ALSO: Mom gets the half-up, half-down hairstyle so,…

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Terrified dog does not want to be anywhere near hamster, thanks

We all have our own irrational fears — and the less sense they make, the worse they often are. This dog, for example, is afraid of this tiny hamster, even though it is much, much larger than the hamster and would certainly win in a fight. Just don’t make eye contact, dog! Don’t do it! Read more… More about Dogs, Animals, Viral Videos, Hamsters, and Culture Mashable – Read Full Article

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Jowls for days: Meet the 2017 World’s Ugliest Dog winner

The 2017 World’s Ugliest Dog winner is perhaps the floppiest yet. Martha, a three-year-old 125-pound Neapolitan Mastiff from Sebastopol, California, took the top prize at the Petaluma competition on Friday. Martha will triumphantly return home with $1,500, a trophy, and a free trip to New York City for media appearances. SEE ALSO: Dogs, ranked And she seems absolutely thrilled. Image: M. DAVEY/EPA/REX/Shutterstock Martha reportedly won over the judges the way we’d all like to — by lying down and not doing anything, even when she was supposed to. This year’s…

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Woman can make her massive dog instantly less intimidating and it involves menswear

People who love and care for what others consider “scary dogs” know the struggles of having a misunderstood canine bestie.  It stings a bit when people pull away from a dog that you know to be lovable and gentle. SEE ALSO: UPS worker caught taking selfies with 3 cute doggos A redditor named tricksy_trixie posted a photograph of her sister’s adorable German Shepherd, named “Rome”, to the /r/aww subreddit to share how her sister has changed the way people react to him.  She wrote, “My sister’s gentle giant German Shepherd…

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Man invents tsunami sensor, internet obsesses over his dog

This pensive dog upstaged his owner and wasn’t even aware of it. SEE ALSO: Friendly island doggo followed a street view mapper and photobombed all his shots Inventor Jerry Paros posed for a photograph for an article in the publication Nature about his invention — an ultra precise quartz sensor that could contribute to an early-warning system designed to detect shifts in the sea floor that cause tsunamis. Tsunamis are caused primarily by earthquakes that occur in the seafloor, since rapid shifts in elevation can generate waves that cross oceans…

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Adorable little dog was reportedly saved by mouth-to-nose resuscitation

You’d be hard-pressed to find someone who knows doggy CPR, so when man’s best friend is in trouble, improvisation is key. Glenn Rowe, a farmer from Wimmera in Australia, claimed he saved the life of his kelpie Jack when the dog was lifeless after accidentally strangling himself on a lead attached to a quad bike. SEE ALSO: Friendly island doggo followed a street view mapper and photobombed all his shots “I thought crikey, he’s not looking too good, he was all glassy eyed — yeah, he was cactus,” Rowe told…

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