Category Archives: Animals

No Monkey Business

I’m not a PETA person, per se, but people putting apes in productions for profit plagues my principles. It’s unpardonable that poor, precious primates are pulled from their parents, pandered as pets, prevented from a proper upbringing, and then placed in … Continue reading

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Scary Swimming Drill

I’ve been trying to swim more recently, if only to prevent drowning the next time I’m near an ocean. One of the most difficult parts of swimming is running out of air, so I’ve been doing the sidekick drill to … Continue reading

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Semi-magical creatures

Somedays I sit back and take comfort that narwhals exist. I’m an aquatic unicorn!

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Just saw "Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole"

… and now I want a Night Owl Sleeping Mask ($9) to wear around. These super-cute sleeping masks come in six different colors and allow you to sleep with the lights on. They might even protect you from getting Moon Blinked!

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Wish list with a purpose: Do you like dawgs?

Murphy and Cooper! Something that has always been on my wish list is a puppy. I spent a few hours of my Saturday night driving five puppies from one parking lot to another. These little guys are heartbreakingly adorable and … Continue reading

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The Cat Owner’s Manual: Operating Instructions, Troubleshooting Tips, and Advice on Lifetime Maintenance

The Cat Owner’s Manual: Operating Instructions, Troubleshooting Tips, and Advice on Lifetime Maintenanceby Sam StallPublished by Quirk BooksSeptember 2, 2004 Though a little silly, I found this series of books to be extremely informative to first time pet owners, or … Continue reading

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Cat Puke Colors and their Meaning

Clear: waterChunky: foodYellow: stomach bileGreen: small intestine fluid Time to go to the vet.

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How do they keep from poking each other?

Narwhals (monodon monoceros) are crazy looking creatures known as Artic unicorns. Seen here on BBC New’s website, narwhals are rarely captured on film at all. The tusk is actually an over-grown left incisor that can grow up to 10 feet … Continue reading

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