Dog Wearing Sunglasses Carries His “Brother” Cat On Back!

Whilst it is well known that dogs and cats don’t always see eye to eye, you will occasionally hear stories of felines and canines that have formed great bonds and really look out for one another. This is one such story of a cat and a dog from China’s Yunnan province and their owner says that they are just like “brothers”.

Super cool Alsatian Wangcai loves sporting sunglasses and even has a mobile phone taped to his leg, is said to be inseparable with his moggy mate Mimi. When the kitteh gets tired, she will often jump up onto Wangcai’s back and hitch a ride atop her best buddy Alsatian! Continue Reading

Introducing Virginia, The 3-Legged Cat That Adopts & Cares For Shelter’s Kittens

Virginia is a very special cat indeed, because despite having only 3-legs (one of which is paralyzed) and having to walk with a special harness, she takes care of all the kittens to come into the Cattery Cat Shelter in Corpus Christi, Texas.

A long-haired tabby, Virginia had to have one of her back legs amputated, while the other does not work properly. She also has to wear diapers because she has no bladder or bowl control, yet staff at the cattery say she is a really caring mother for the kittens that come through the shelter doors and will look after them until they are adopted. The especially designed pink walker is helping to strengthen Virginia’s one back leg and staff say that she is making good progress since using it. Continue Reading

Giant Panda Gives Birth To Twins In China

A giant panda named Haizi gave birth to twins on Saturday in a wildlife center in the China’s Sichuan province. They are the first pair of giant panda cubs to be born this year.

Haizi gave birth to the two adorable little cubs 10 minutes apart at the China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda which is a part of the Wolong Nature Reserve.

Staff at the center have said that one of the cubs is a female and weighs 79.2grams. The mother panda has yet to release the other cub from her embrace, so they have been unable to provide details of sex or weight as yet. Continue Reading

Giant Pet Snake That Can Switch On Lights & Open Doors

This footage is of Julius, an albino Burmese python, who has somehow figured out how to open doors and switch on lights. According to her owner Jenner, Julius was “bored of being in a dark room” so “she flips on the light, opens the door and bails”. Run, run for your lives!!

After hearing a loud thump whilst in bed one night and realizing their home hadn’t been invaded by zombies they eventually figured out what their pet snake was up to. Now they have to keep the doors locked apparently, so Julius doesn’t go harassing the neighbors!! If I was their neighbor, I’d be seriously considering moving house! Continue Reading

Meet Theo The Half-Siamese Moggy That Is An Accomplished Cat Burglar!

Theo the thieving cat
Paul Edwards and his girlfriend Rachel Drouet first realized that their beloved moggy Theo, a 3-year-old Siamese cross, had a bit of a kleptomania problem when they started noticing cat toys around the house that they knew they had not purchased themselves.

It started with cat toys, but before long all manner of objects started turning up in their abode, including fluffy pens, a phone charger, gardening gloves, a packet of crisps, some children’s artwork and a clown glove puppet! They realized that their cat had been somehow getting into their neighbors homes and pilfering their property! Continue Reading

Beagle-boxer-basset Called Walle Takes Top Prize At World’s Ugliest Dog Contest

Walle, a 4-year-old cross between a beagle, boxer and basset hound has taken the top prize at the 25th annual World’s Ugliest Dog Contest, netting his owner, Tammie Barbee, a cool $1,500!
His natural ugliness will also see him make several appearances on television, featuring on Jimmy Kimmel Live and NBC’s Today show!

Walle from Chico, California entered the competition at the last minute and defeated a whole host of other unattractive hounds at the contest in Petaluma, California. Continue Reading

Adorable Baby Raccoon Recruited By Shanghai Police After Being Mistaken For Bear Cub

Check out this adorably cute baby raccoon dog that was rescued by Shanghai police officer Li Wenyue after a startled resident spotted it in the garden and called the authorities. Believing the little critter to be a bear cub, the authorities took the cub to the station and found it a temporary shoebox home!

Realizing how darn cute the little guy was Officer Wenyue also found him a mini police jumper and posted some pictures of him online which proved to be incredibly popular. It certainly makes a change from mug shots of wanted criminals!! Continue Reading

Tourists Cause Outrage – Posing For Photos With Stricken Dolphin Rather Than Helping It!

A group of tourists have been condemned on China’s microblogging platform Sina Weibo after it was claimed that rather than help an injured dolphin that ended up dying, they instead posed for photographs with the stricken mammal.

The Shanghai Daily reported that the dolphin became stranded on the beach, in the province of Hainan after it was said to have been struck by a boat. The tourists gathered round the injured creature to pose for happy snaps with it, but failed to help the dolphin.

One tourist was even said to have lifted the stricken creature up over his head! Continue Reading

Meet Ducey, The Rare Two-Faced ‘Janus’ Kitten Born In U.S

Dubbed ‘Janus’ cats, kittens born with two-faces are incredibly rare and when Stephanie Durkee’s kids first approached her and exclaimed that they had found one, she assumed that they were simply mistaken. But it turns out that the kids were right and Mrs Durkee has now adopted the tiny two-faced kitten which was rejected by its mother.

They have named the rare little critter Ducey and it has two faces, three eyes, two noses and two mouths!

Mrs Durkee said: “the kids actually found him. And they came in and said ‘Mom there’s a kitty with two heads’…And I said ‘I think you guys are just tired, you’re crazy. That doesn’t happen.’”Continue Reading

Black & White Cat Called Morris Running For Mayor Of Xalapa, Mexico!

It is regularly reported that Mexico has something of a problem with corrupt politicians and so as part of a protest against these people who come into office and fail to deliver on any of their promises to the electorate, take bribes and are generally just out for personal gain, two students in Mexico decided that it was time for a change.

To make a point about the rife corruption and politicians’ failure to deliver their promises to the public, the students have nominated a black-and-white cat named Morris to run for mayor in the city of Xalapa! Xalapa’s Mayor will be elected on 7th July and so far, Morris is easily the most popular candidate! Continue Reading