07:21 AM EDT 03/10/2014
Originally posted 02/24/2014 04:15PM
Remember when your cat was just a ball of fluff that fit into the palm of your hand? Or when your puppy unwittingly did floppy somersaults because he hadn't grown into his massive feet?
Until we can figure out how to bottle up all that painfully cute youth and sniff it whenever we're having a bad day, here's the next best thing: 7 then-and-now photos of cats and dogs.
The shots of pets with their owners young and then old makes us crack the goofiest smile – and then swim in a pool of tears under our desks. Whoever decided that pets have to get old should be forced to watch Lassie reruns for the rest of their lives.
Originally posted 02/24/2014 02:00PM
Originally posted 02/24/2014 03:30PM
The most popular member of the Milwaukee Brewers at spring training is a rookie who comes with pedigree, an excellent clubhouse presence and good legs.
Four legs, in fact. Along with a button nose and scruffy, white fur. In fact, Hank the dog may be the early lock for camp MVP – Most Valuable Pet.
"Yeah, he's making a pretty big impact, which I've got to say is pretty cool," pitcher Yovani Gallardo said. "It's getting a lot of attention, for sure. I think he likes it, too."
Originally posted 02/23/2014 08:00PM
Wait, there's more to life than figure skating?
Sure, the Winter Games are over, but there's plenty of action on the streets of Hollywood and beyond.
Here's what you missed this weekend if you were too busy perfecting your triple lutz:
5. Katy Perry Really Did Kiss a GirlHope her boyfriend don't mind it! Perry puckered up to Miley Cyrus during the latter's Saturday's tour stop in Los Angeles. While singing "Adore You," Cyrus slinked off the stage to lock lips with Perry, who was in the front row.
Watch how Perry reacted.
Originally posted 02/23/2014 06:35PM
Originally posted 02/21/2014 01:00PM
Stars just can't get enough of the adorable stray dogs in Sochi.
Former Bachelorette Ali Fedotowsky is the latest American to head home with a puppy in tow. Fedotowsky, who's been covering the Olympic Games for E! News, posted an Instagram photo on Friday of herself cradling her new furry friend.
Originally posted 02/19/2014 12:40PM
After welcoming a son on Saturday, Jenny Mollen received a hospital visit from another very special family member: her dog!
One of the actress's two poodles donned a doctor's outfit in a picture she shared on Instagram following the birth of Sid, her first child with husband Jason Biggs.
"We are incredibly grateful to all the nurses and staff at Cedars-Sinai! Everybody was top notch:) particularly fond of this resident," she wrote.
Originally posted 02/19/2014 10:00AM
If you thought a stampede of cuddly, perfectly fluffy rabbits was intimidating, stay away from Maryvale, Ariz.
That's right: In today's edition of You Can't Make This Up, there are packs of chihuahuas roaming the Phoenix neighborhood, ruling the streets, wreaking havoc and causing chaos ... a.k.a. racing after children and going to the bathroom everywhere.
Maricopa County Animal Care and Control tells FOX 10 Phoenix that the agency has fielded thousands of calls reporting the unleashed offenders.
"Yeah a lot of them – they are out here chasing kids or going yard to yard," says local resident Ray Rios. "Anywhere in groups of eight to 12 just running around."
Originally posted 02/18/2014 05:00PM
Forget gold medals – dogs are the most coveted accessory in Sochi, Russia, right now.
Like U.S. Olympic freeskier Gus Kenworthy, snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis is bringing one of the city's stray dogs home to the United States.
"This Sochi Stray scored a one way ticket to the USA with [Lindsey]," Tweeted Jacobellis's teammate, Holly Brooks, on Monday, sharing a photo of the snowboarder cuddling her adorable pup.
Originally posted 02/14/2014 02:10PM
There's a new member of the Clarkson-Blackstock family! No, not that little one, but a new dog.
"Everyone ....this is our new little puppy Wyatt," Kelly Clarkson, 31, Tweeted on Friday, introducing her brown-haired pooch. "He can't replace my Joplin that passed away but he's pretty great!"
The singer and mom-to-be lost dog Joplin last November, announcing on Twitter, "He fought his whole life to survive & now he can rest. I loved him."
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