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24 Pictures of Adorable Cats And Dogs From Meet The Breeds 2012

Each year, the American Kennel Club throws Meet the Breeds in New York City’s Jacob Javits Center. More than 200 breeds of cats and dogs are available for cuddling and photo ops (if you can get them to sit still!). We hit the floor to bring you adorable pictures and interesting factoids about 24 breeds. Abyssinian [...]

Diabetic Dog Finds Home with Diabetic Twins

Roxy is a Staffordshire bull terrier who suffers from diabetes and requires daily insulin shots. The Scottish SPCA wondered if she would ever be adopted into a permanent home. But Catherine and Graham Hendry didn’t consider the shots a burden because their 8-year-old twin daughters, Louise and Katie, also have type 1 diabetes and must [...]

Nonjudgmental Greyhounds Listen To Children Read

Danny, a greyhound, has an important job at Oakhill primary school in Tamworth, Staffordshire. He trained for five months to become a “listening” dog. As a representative of the Reading Education Assistance Dogs (READ) program he listens to children read. He is a registered therapy dog who helps children improve their literacy skills by listening nonjudgmentally [...]

Horse Becomes A Regular Drinker At British Pub | Animal Drink Beer

Horse Becomes A Regular Drinker Staff at a pub in Staffordshire say they don’t mind that one of their regulars always has a long face — because it’s not like Basil could do anything about it. The nine-year-old Welsh Cob stallion has become a regular at the Meynell Ingram Arms in Burton where he is allowed [...]

Pit Bull Parkour

(YouTube Link) TreT is a four and a half year old American Staffordshire Terrier who happens to be a brilliant athlete. Link

The Late Movies: How to Iron a Shirt

So you think you know how to iron a shirt? Take it from the YouTube experts, there’s actually a lot of technique involved! And with just a few minutes, you can be ironing like the pros. How to Iron a Shirt (STRICTLY MEN ONLY) Michael Chartres is a one-man video advice columnist. Specifically, one drunk man. He [...]

Scary Clown Ride Sparks Protest

Alton Towers is a popular theme park in Staffordshire, England. The resort recently opened a thrill ride called the Carnival of Screams, featuring “killer clowns” that reach for visitors. However, the new attraction is touching a sore spot with clowns, who are protesting at the park’s gates. One protestor, Fips the Clown, said: ”We are protesting [...]

Naked Rollercoaster World Record

From bare nipples to white knuckles – more than 100 thrill-seekers rode a rollercoaster naked today.The 102 enthusiasts bared all to take their seats on the Green Scream rollercoaster at Southend-on-Sea, Essex.Organisers were hoping they had broken a new record after 32 attempted the same feat in 2004 at Alton Towers, in Staffordshire.Organiser Tracy Jones [...]

Immense Anglo-Saxon Gold and Silver Hoard Discovered

Experts in Great Britain are overwhelmed by both the magnitude and the quality of the objects, which include not only coins but beautifully-crafted works of art. There are 1,500 items, most of which are warfare-related (sword pommel caps, hilt plates) and jewelry, crosses, and decorative items designed to be worn by males rather than females. [...]