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  • March 31, 2014
    This is a video of Duncan the boxer running on the beach. Duncan was born with severely deformed back legs, so his adoptive family had them amputated. And now he has learned to run with just his front two legs. Cool, but I'd still want some back wheels if I was him. "Vroom ... / Continue →
  • March 26, 2014
    AHAHHAHAHAHAHA LOOK AT THAT DOG! OMG I WANT TO FEEL ONE OF ITS EARS IN MY MOUTH SO BAD. This is the Tidy Dog (currently a Kickstarter project), a chest for dog toys that rewards a treat whenever your dog returns a toy after playing with it. I can see it now -- Day 1: My dog ... / Continue →
  • March 24, 2014
    This is a video of magician Jose Ahonen showing dogs a treat, then making it disappear right in front of their eyes. They get so confused. I would have just bitten his fingers and considered that my treat. Mmmm, human sausage. By a show of hands, how many of you still peel... / Continue →
  • March 6, 2014
    These are a handful of shots (and a video) taken by photographer Rocio Preciado of 12-year old Chewbacca the dachshund playing with his friends Han Solo and Darth Vader. Wait -- Darth Vader? Darth Vader doesn't have friends. If anything, Darth Vader only has frenemies who ar... / Continue →
  • February 12, 2014
    This is Freddy. On the right. On the left is Claire Stoneman, Freddy's caretaker. Freddy is currently the world's tallest living dog, and is just three inches shy of the world's tallest ever, George. Right now Freddy is a year and a half old and stands 7-feet 4-inches on hi... / Continue →
  • January 2, 2014
    Watch your step, Florida. In case you were wondering, my Spirit Quest was a huge success and I am returning to reality refreshed AND with the knowledge of my spirit animal. I think it was a coyote, but it was pretty flat and there were a lot of tire tracks. In news that requ... / Continue →
  • December 19, 2013
    Woof! (I want to sneak my tongue in your mouth) NoMoreWoof is a mind-reading headset for dogs that translates their thoughts into human language. Things like "I'm tired", "I'm hungry", "I need to pee", and other cues you should already be able to pick up on without having to ... / Continue →
  • December 2, 2013
    This is the PetChatz pet communication system. It allows you to webcam with your dogs and cats while you're away from home. Me? I just call my house line, wait for the answering machine to pick up, then yell, "DADDY'S NEVER COMING HOME BECAUSE YOU WERE ALL BAD!" The PetChat... / Continue →
  • November 1, 2013
    A dog that sees another dog's tail wagging asymmetrically to the left or right elicits a different response in the dog that sees it. In a recent study, researchers found if a dog sees another's tail wagging to the right, the dog responded calmly. If it saw it wagging to the l... / Continue →
  • September 25, 2013
    This is a video made using 52 GoPro cameras to capture dogs playing and doing tricks in bullet-time. Unfortunately, they set the cameras up in a line instead of a circle or arc so it just kind of pans along the action instead of capturing it from all angles. NOT HOW I WOULD H... / Continue →
  • September 12, 2013
    Tear ducts functioning, check. This is a video about Sonya, a dog who was spotted by Jennifer Velasquez while driving, and was later able to find on Google Maps. Why? Because, according to a local business owner who clearly doesn't give a shit about anything, Sonya had been ... / Continue →
  • August 15, 2013
    These are several shots from the People's Park in Luohe, Henan province, China, of the dogs the park uses as permanent stand-ins for the exotic species they claim to keep. Their African Lion is actually a Tibetan mastiff (above), and their wolf and leopard displays are filled ... / Continue →
  • August 15, 2013
    This month DirecTV will start offering DOGTV, a $10/month 24-hour channel with programming "scientifically developed" for dogs left at home while their owners are away (although apparently that chick in the picture is really into it too). DOGTV's 24/7 programing helps stimul... / Continue →
  • June 25, 2013
    This is Warp Dogs, a small series of Photoshopped pictures by Benjamin Grelle featuring dogs hanging their heads out car windows while traveling at warp speed. Dogs love doing that. Dogs also love sleeping. I also love sleeping. Does that make me a dog? No, but my doctor s... / Continue →
  • June 19, 2013
    This isn't the first time we've seen dogs shaved into different characters, it's just the latest and saddest. I don't think the dogs are necessarily mistreated or anything, I just feel like it's demeaning. All the pictures were taken by photographer Ren Netherland at various ... / Continue →
  • April 18, 2013
    Because humans aren't the only animals that like to play dress-up and pretend they're something they're not for awhile to escape the monotony of regular life, this is a series of Star Wars dog costumes from Costume Craze. You should put one on your dog and bring it to the next... / Continue →
  • April 8, 2013
    Dogs: they're man's best friend. Ferrets: they are not. So you can imagine the surprise when an Argentinian retiree took his two newly purchased toy poodles for their first checkup and the vet was all, "These are f***in' ferrets, bro." I guess that's what happens when you bu... / Continue →
  • February 27, 2013
    This is anthropologist Grover Krantz and his Irish Wolfhound Clyde. Krantz died in 2002 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer and donated his body to science with one condition: his canine companions be kept with him after they pass. We're all crying now, right? Befor... / Continue →
  • February 12, 2013
    This is Tonik, a "human-faced" poodle/shih-tzu mix looking for adoption. Tonik was at a kill shelter in Kentucky before being rescued by the Homeward Bound Animal Welfare Group ('Homeward Bound' -- I cried) and is currently waiting to find his forever home (after being photogr... / Continue →
  • December 17, 2012
    Because dogs don't want to catch fire anymore than you do, here's a line of Ishiatama-kun Wanko ("stone head pooch") fireproof jackets for dogs. They cost around $200, come in small, medium, and large and even have a durable "helmet" section for protecting the animal's head. ... / Continue →