LifeStyle: Smart Living

Shortest (and Longest) Living Dog Breeds in the World

Thursday  23:31,   09 august 2018
247wallst

While a good diet and regular exercise can lengthen and improve the life of any dog, the sad reality is that compared with humans, dogs do not live as long as people. Another somber truth is some canine breeds live longer than others. When it comes[...]
LifeStyle / Smart Living

Why Tiny Dogs Lift Their Legs So High While Peeing

Thursday  19:27,   09 august 2018
mentalfloss

They're lovable AND limber.Smaller dogs do tend to lift their legs at a higher angle to achieve a greater “pee height,” animal behavior researcher Julie Hecht writes for Scientific American. These findings, published in the Journal of Zoology,[...]

Costco employees share the 15 things they wish shoppers would stop doing

Thursday  18:15,   09 august 2018
businessinsider.com.au

• Costco jobs can be rough sometimes - especially when employees find themselves dealing with difficult members and annoying habits. • Some customers are egregiously rude, while others have habits that are just quietly aggravating. • Blocking the[...]

9 Seemingly Harmless Things You Should Never Have On Your Resume

Thursday  17:37,   09 august 2018
huffingtonpost

When was the last time you reviewed your resume? According to a recent poll by career site Monster, 39 percent of respondents said they updated their resume the last time they applied for a job; 8 percent said they couldn’t even remember the last[...]

Missing cat reunited with owner after 7 years

Thursday  00:10,   09 august 2018
bostonglobe

After seven years away from home, Tigger the cat has finally found his way back, much to the delight of his owner. MSPCA Cape Cod workers scanned Tigger for a microchip when he was dropped off at the shelter on July 31 and quickly called[...]

Dog DNA Parties Becoming New Trend for Owners Looking to Discover Pets’ Heritage

Wednesday  19:35,   08 august 2018
insideedition

Just like human DNA kits, all you need to do is get a swab of your dog's saliva.DNA tests for people are a worldwide phenomenon with ancestry-tracing TV shows like "Finding Your Roots" and "Who Do You Think You Are?" growing in[...]

This Adorable Chihuahua Didn't Just Have a Birthday Party — She Had a Quinceañera!

Monday  22:26,   06 august 2018
today

This is not your average dog birthday party!Lupita Conchita, a 2-year-old Chihuahua from Texas recently celebrated her birthday with an unforgettable quinceañera[...]

This Racoon Lives a Life of Luxury After Being Adopted by a Couple When She Was a Baby

Monday  20:06,   06 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Bethany Swindell, 33, and her husband Russ, 35, of Russellville, Arksansas, rescued the raccoon after she fell more than 30 feet from the top of an oak tree in their garden in June 2016. Although the couple, from Russellville in Arkansas, spotted[...]

Very Happy Dog Interrupts Wedding Vows For the Best Viral Photo Ever

Monday  19:21,   06 august 2018
brides

The best[...]

Will Spontaneous or Scheduled Weekends Make You Happier? A New Study Has an Answer

Monday  18:56,   06 august 2018
inc

Science weighs in on the debate between those who schedule their free time and those who swear by spontaneity. Here's the conundrum when it comes to free time: Do too little exciting stuff during yours and it tends to become an undifferentiated[...]

Stray Dog Runs Half-Marathon and Is Awarded a Medal While in the Pound

Monday  16:15,   06 august 2018
insideedition

"We thought he deserved a medal since he had done the whole thing," race organizers said.Stormy, a dog locals believe lives around an Aboriginal community nearby, showed up at the Goldfields Pipeline Marathon, which starts at remote[...]

No Kidding: More than 100 Hungry Goats Converge on Idaho Neighborhood

Friday  21:30,   03 august 2018
people

The animals wandered over from a nearby field, where they'd been released to grazeResidents in Boise, Idaho, were stunned when more than 100 hungry goats descended upon their[...]

Pout of this world! Snoozing bulldog’s tongue looks exactly like pair of plump human lips

Friday  21:25,   03 august 2018
msn

A devoted dog owner captured a hilarious photo of her dozing bulldog’s tongue – which looked just like a pair of luscious lips. The pooch, whose head was resting on the side of his bed, was napping with his tongue folded and poking out in[...]

All Christians Are Problematic, Even Me And You

Friday  17:41,   03 august 2018
huffingtonpost

Let's be honest, Christians. For professing a belief in a relatively unpredictable God, we have incredibly predictable defensive patterns whenever people question or critique our religion. When LGBTQ folks share their stories of church trauma,[...]

Nearly All Lemur Species Are Now Facing Extinction

Thursday  23:15,   02 august 2018
gizmodo

I gotta admit, I didn’t know too much about lemurs until I watched “Madagascar.” Even then, all I noticed was how cute and cuddly they were. I should’ve been paying closer attention because the world’s lemur species are on the brink of extinction.[...]