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Kitty Regrets Catnip Bender Some life lessons you...

<b>Kitty Regrets Catnip Bender</b><p>Some life lessons you have to learn the hard way. A Milwaukee-area cat named Welfleet learned a valuable lesson this …

Pets

8 Hound Lovin' Hotties Strip Down To Raise Money For Rescue Pups

FB: Magic Mike has nothin’ on this!<p>It was a normal day in the BarkPost office, the birds were chirping, the pups were pupping, when all of a sudden, …

hotties

Welcome to Fort Bunday

In order to get in, you’ll need the secret password, plus two forms of photo ID, a letter of reference from the finance minister of Sri Lanka, an …

Pnut 2

Spread the Cute:<p>The only thing Cuter than a Lhasa…is an <i>upside-down Lhasa</i>, like <i>this</i> goofball!<p>“I’d love to submit my Crazy Cute Lhasa Pnut. She …

12 Obvious Things Confirmed By Science

Brace yourself. These are shocking developments, people.<p>1. Yes, your cat is ignoring you<p>Your tabby recognizes the sound of your voice, but it’s …

Charlie Chaplin

A Great Product Idea Undone by Human Factors: The NoMix Toilet

When it comes to recycling, pee and poo oughtn't mix. We think of them as the same thing—human waste—but in fact they are not mixed within the body …

Natural Gas

DIY Etched Tumblers

Make etched tumblers perfect gift idea for birthdays and special occasions. Make them and let the compliments come flooding in.<p>201<p>1445

Baby Cow Costume…with an UDDER!!

Marketing Tools for Any Self-Publishing Authors

Once you’ve got an intention, move onto your audience. Who are they? Why will they care? Where do they currently get their information from?<p>If you don’t know who your audience is, consider this:<p>Why did you write the book?<br>• What do you want people to get from it?<br>• Why would those people be motivated to …

Dog is man's best Bud in beer commercial that makes us whimper

Budweiser has proven once again that it's the King of Beers when it comes to tugging at our heart strings with the use of animals in advertising.<p>In a new spot titled "Friends Are Waiting," the beer giant employs a yellow lab puppy to demonstrate the importance of not drinking and driving.<p>The ad …

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What to buy at the dollar store — and what to skip

We all love the treasure-hunting thrill of finding bargains at the dollar store. But did you know you can save even more with coupons or by shopping online? We asked money-saving experts for their tips on saving, finding the best stuff and avoiding junk.<p><b>Use coupons</b><br>Dollar General, Family Dollar and …

Personal Finance

Vote for Your Favorite Dog on the Internet!

After a month of nominations and what feels like a bajillion days of planning, we are SO stoked to announce that the BARKIES ARE LIVE!<p>We had …

Pets

PHOTO OP: Double Trouble Via rizzothebunny. Love...

<b>PHOTO OP: Double Trouble</b><p><i>Love animals as much as we do? Check out explore.org’s network of live cams on bears, baby birds, puppies, kittens and more.</i>

The Senior Living Home Where Shelter Pets Get A Second Chance

On a recent Thursday afternoon, human residents of a Sunrise Senior Living home in Washington, D.C. enjoyed white wine and crabcakes, while Bugsy the beagle nosed around the dining room for crumbs before heading outside for a quick romp in the garden.<p>Bugsy is a former shelter dog, now in the …

Chinchilla Victimized by iCloud Hack by Scott...

<b>Chinchilla Victimized by iCloud Hack</b><p><i>by Scott Friedstein, FluffPo Correspondent</i><p>According to reports, a compromising picture of Mabel the chinchilla …

Bunday: He’s Back There, Isn’t He

Spread the Cute:<p>[I totally disapprove of what the hoomin is doing. Even if it IS a BUNDAY. Now, if he produces a carrot or two, I might be persuaded …

Pets And Owners Stay Together During Tough Times With These Groups' Help

A Virginia veterinary clinic owner recently told USA Today that up to two-thirds of pet owners putting their animals to sleep were doing so because they couldn't afford to care for their pets.<p>"I've never seen as many people lining up to turn over pets," Mark Kumpf, former executive director of the …

Cheapism: Best mobile coupon apps let you put down the scissors

Remember when you cut coupons from the Sunday newspaper in order to cut your grocery bill? That chore is a relic of the past now that technology has revolutionized the coupon-clipping game. The current generation of mobile apps and grocery websites not only saves you money, but also helps you earn …

Apps

9/11 Ground Zero search dog still lends a helping paw

Some heroes boast muscle and brawn. Others possess steely nerves and impeccable timing. But this hero is a little different.<p>This one has feathery fur, a sunny smile, a calm nature and — for a dog — an uncanny ability to zero in on the people who need her most. She’s a 15-year-old golden retriever …

World Trade Center

Rats, It’s Monday YAY It’s FRIDAY

Rats, It’s MondayYAY It’s FRIDAY<p>Spread the Cute:<p>Martin “Marty” Mouse is in the house! Having a tough day today? Marty will cheer you right up! After …

This Dog Can't Contain His Joy That Football Is Back

What's better than watching football? Watching this Golden Retriever, "George," watch football.<p>Maybe he's into the strategy. Maybe he just likes to pretend he's part of the team. Or maybe -- just maybe -- he's only in it for the <i>plays</i>.<p>One thing is for sure: This dog's love of football isn't a fluke. …

These Mutherpuppers Know JUST How to Pester These Cats

The cats threw down the “who-can-be-biggest-pain” gauntlet. The dogs picked it up and brought it home.<p>This round goes to the pooches.

Dog Pets His Human's Face In Adorable Role Reversal

Sometimes, when you need a pick-me-up, there's nothing better than petting an adorable dog.<p>But who knew that the role reversal -- a dog petting a human -- could top that in cuteness?<p>Well, now we do. In the above video from YouTube user mark ariizumi, a little Yorkie named Rilo loves his human, …

Losing Man's Best Friend: A Tribute to My Service Dog

Today, I woke up with heaviness in my heart and a piercing headache from crying myself to sleep. This was the day I've been dreading the last couple of months, the day I would lose a part of me forever. I was prepared. I knew the reality of the situation, but I guess you could say I wasn't ready to …

Cat Nominated for “Ice Bucket Challenge” by Scott...

<b>Cat Nominated for “Ice Bucket Challenge”</b><p><i>by Scott Friedstein, FluffPo Correspondent</i><p>It’s been all over the web. Eventually it had to get around to Lyle.<p>…

This bunny has a lil button nose AND magnificent ears. http://t.co/zaaYbKBFfX