10:17 PM EDT 10/22/2014
Originally posted 06/16/2014 07:30PM
Last week, Tiny the dog found himself in big trouble.
The Royal New Zealand Navy rescued the small pooch from a log drifting out to sea on Thursday.
According to the New Zealand Herald, crew from the Inshore Patrol Vessel HMNZS Hawea spotted the distressed pup standing on floating driftwood in Smokehouse Bay, Great Barrier Island.
Originally posted 06/13/2014 11:25AM
Originally posted 06/05/2014 04:20PM
We thought our dogs were pretty impressive because they kind of know our names and only chew on our shoes sometimes.
Originally posted 06/03/2014 09:40AM
Here's the long and short of it: Champy is a horse. Morris is a cat.
Despite their clear differences, the pair from New South Wales, Australia, have formed a beautiful bond. The black rescue cat sits atop the horse all the time and trots around his owner's property on horseback as often as he likes. Well, wouldn't you? (Watch the video below.)
Their owner, Jennifer Boyle, says the handsome horse was the one who initiated the friendship in January of last year, when the cat first arrived at her stable.
Originally posted 06/02/2014 03:00PM
On an regular day, you might find Vincent James of Daytona Beach, Florida, kicking back in the hammock outside his home.
Clearly, he's not the only one who wants to kick back and relax.
According to CNN, the homeowner was stunned last Thursday when he watched a black bear hop into the mesh hammock that hangs between two trees in his backyard (watch video below).
Originally posted 06/01/2014 11:20AM
Originally posted 05/28/2014 06:45AM
Well this is different than any #BLT we've ever seen.
Bear, lion and tiger friends Baloo, Leo, and Shere Khan (#BLT, as they're referred to in the Twitter-verse) have attracted a lot of attention recently for their unlikely friendship.
According to Today, the three were rescued in poor condition 13 years ago from an Atlanta drug dealer's apartment. They now reside at the Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary in Locust Grove, Georgia, and while there's plenty of room there for them to roam around, the three prefer to be near each other; they often cuddle, sleep and keep watch together on the porch inside their enclosure.
Originally posted 05/23/2014 04:30PM
Purr-fect is the best way to describe Craig Armstrong's unique mountain-climbing partner.
He adopted the stunning black feline named Millie from an animal shelter in Park City, Utah, and she is all he ever wanted in a sidekick.
"I go on a lot of weekend climbing adventures. I always figured when I have a pet friend, I'll take her with me," Armstrong tells Bored Panda. "It never seemed odd to me, just seems like something I'd do with my pet, take her places."
Originally posted 05/23/2014 12:00PM
Hero Cat, meet Stoner Cat.
A New Zealand woman was shocked on Sunday when she discovered her beloved pet was celebrating 4-tabby: The cat had left her a small bag of marijuana right outside her front door.
Originally posted 05/23/2014 10:00AM
Several students will be disciplined for releasing hundreds of crickets in a western Pennsylvania high school as a senior prank.
Chartiers Valley School District tells KDKA-TV that the students involved in Thursday's prank at the high school in Bridgeville have been identified and will be disciplined. The district spokeswoman, Kara Droney, didn't say what that would entail.
School officials aren't saying how many Chartiers Valley High School seniors were involved, though the television station says it was about six.
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