Category Archives: Funny

Would You Give Your Dog Away After This?

A border collie-spaniel cross named Lucie is being rehomed after chewing on the panel of her owner’s $380,000 car: “I came home and saw her covered in white stuff and I thought she had got a bird and it was feathers

Would You Give Your Dog Away After This?

A border collie-spaniel cross named Lucie is being rehomed after chewing on the panel of her owner’s $380,000 car: “I came home and saw her covered in white stuff and I thought she had got a bird and it was feathers

Another Reason Why Cats Are Not Miniature Dogs

New research is arguing that cats see humans as… very large cats: “It turns out cats treat humans as though they were the mama cat. When a cat rubs against you with its tail straight in the air, it is

Another Reason Why Cats Are Not Miniature Dogs

New research is arguing that cats see humans as… very large cats: “It turns out cats treat humans as though they were the mama cat. When a cat rubs against you with its tail straight in the air, it is

Dogs Defecate According To Magnetic Field Alignment… And Other Very Important Research

 First of all, I owe you all an apology. As you probably know from reading my articles, I am committed cynic. So when this news article arrived I smelled something fishy: “Dogs can typically smell and hear far better than

Dogs Defecate According To Magnetic Field Alignment… And Other Very Important Research

 First of all, I owe you all an apology. As you probably know from reading my articles, I am committed cynic. So when this news article arrived I smelled something fishy: “Dogs can typically smell and hear far better than

Is Your Vet Googling You? Probably Not

A (not very intelligent) GP in the US admitted in an article to Googling his patients’ details: “Doctors do “Google” their patients”, writes Dr Warraich. “In fact, the vast majority of physicians I know have done so. To my generation,

Is Your Vet Googling You? Probably Not

A (not very intelligent) GP in the US admitted in an article to Googling his patients’ details: “Doctors do “Google” their patients”, writes Dr Warraich. “In fact, the vast majority of physicians I know have done so. To my generation,

Dogs Evolved To Suit Humans? Or Is It The Other Way Around?

New research to Britain suggests that dogs evolved ‘child-like’ appearance to look more appealing to Humans: “In conjunction with the Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition, researchers used a newly developed tool called DogFACS to analyse dogs’ facial expressions. They studied

Dogs Evolved To Suit Humans? Or Is It The Other Way Around?

New research to Britain suggests that dogs evolved ‘child-like’ appearance to look more appealing to Humans: “In conjunction with the Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition, researchers used a newly developed tool called DogFACS to analyse dogs’ facial expressions. They studied

Dog Grooming – The Good, The Bad and… Dog Dyes?

Dog Grooming is big business. Most of the groomers i know are fantastic pet professionals but sometimes things can go a bit too far: “Brown is one of the “extreme groomers.” The fad has become a sport of sorts —

Dog Grooming – The Good, The Bad and… Dog Dyes?

Dog Grooming is big business. Most of the groomers i know are fantastic pet professionals but sometimes things can go a bit too far: “Brown is one of the “extreme groomers.” The fad has become a sport of sorts —

Dog ‘Thought Translator’ – Like Palm Reading, Only High Tech

The developers of this new ‘Dog mind reading’ device are promising to bring a working version to market in just 4 months: “The Nordic Society for Invention and Discovery hoped to raise $10,000 (£6,066) using crowdfunding platform Indiegogo, but has

Dog ‘Thought Translator’ – Like Palm Reading, Only High Tech

The developers of this new ‘Dog mind reading’ device are promising to bring a working version to market in just 4 months: “The Nordic Society for Invention and Discovery hoped to raise $10,000 (£6,066) using crowdfunding platform Indiegogo, but has

Surprise! Dogs Like Toys They Can Break

I am sure it will come as a great surprise to all of you dog owners (NOT) that dogs prefer the toys they can break to pieces. You see, it’s evolutionary development. Dogs want toys which resemble real prey animals,

Surprise! Dogs Like Toys They Can Break

I am sure it will come as a great surprise to all of you dog owners (NOT) that dogs prefer the toys they can break to pieces. You see, it’s evolutionary development. Dogs want toys which resemble real prey animals,

Will The Zoo Put An End To This Beautiful Friendship?

In a zoo in Israel an amazing bond has developed – a baboon has taken over the care of a young kitten which has strayed into his cage. Now that Zoo management is threatening to break up the pair and

Will The Zoo Put An End To This Beautiful Friendship?

In a zoo in Israel an amazing bond has developed – a baboon has taken over the care of a young kitten which has strayed into his cage. Now that Zoo management is threatening to break up the pair and

‘Those Who Don’t Know The Rules Can’t Break Them’ And Other Lessons I Needed To Learn

When you go to University, you learn the right way how to do everything. Then you come to the real world and learn how things are really done. And to this day as a Veterinarian I keep learning ‘what CAN

‘Those Who Don’t Know The Rules Can’t Break Them’ And Other Lessons I Needed To Learn

When you go to University, you learn the right way how to do everything. Then you come to the real world and learn how things are really done. And to this day as a Veterinarian I keep learning ‘what CAN

This Face Is Saying ‘Please Shave Me’!

This is Colonel Meow – nicknamed ‘the world’s angriest cat’. He also has 32,000 Facebook likes! Want to know why he is looking so angry? He is saying ‘Somebody please give me a haircut’. You think I am joking? No.

This Face Is Saying ‘Please Shave Me’!

This is Colonel Meow – nicknamed ‘the world’s angriest cat’. He also has 32,000 Facebook likes! Want to know why he is looking so angry? He is saying ‘Somebody please give me a haircut’. You think I am joking? No.

A ‘Service Dog’ Is… What Exactly?

It used to be simple. Service dogs helped blind people – to find their way around. Then came service dogs for deaf people – to alert them to noises. Then came service dogs for epilepsy, diabetes, even Alzheimers. These days it

A ‘Service Dog’ Is… What Exactly?

It used to be simple. Service dogs helped blind people – to find their way around. Then came service dogs for deaf people – to alert them to noises. Then came service dogs for epilepsy, diabetes, even Alzheimers. These days it

At Last – Scientific Proof That Cats Are Smarter The Dogs! Well… No.

The Very Funny video below purports to ‘prove’ that cats are smarter then dogs. After I stopped laughing, I realised that there is more to this video then a simple joke. It is actually a brilliant repudiation of the power

At Last – Scientific Proof That Cats Are Smarter The Dogs! Well… No.

The Very Funny video below purports to ‘prove’ that cats are smarter then dogs. After I stopped laughing, I realised that there is more to this video then a simple joke. It is actually a brilliant repudiation of the power

Dogs Fight Back

It is very common for Vets to treat hunting dogs accidentally shot by their owners. Now at last some dogs are turning the tables: “A man in France has had his right hand amputated after his dog ‘accidentally shot him’

Dogs Fight Back

It is very common for Vets to treat hunting dogs accidentally shot by their owners. Now at last some dogs are turning the tables: “A man in France has had his right hand amputated after his dog ‘accidentally shot him’

Dogs Farewell Postman – Oh, The Delicious Irony!

In the village of Westover the dogs and their owners have thrown a party for the retiring Postman: “For nearly 10 years of an almost 30-year career as a mail carrier, Wright, who is 66 and lives in West Hanover

Dogs Farewell Postman – Oh, The Delicious Irony!

In the village of Westover the dogs and their owners have thrown a party for the retiring Postman: “For nearly 10 years of an almost 30-year career as a mail carrier, Wright, who is 66 and lives in West Hanover

Stupid Headline Of The Day

Today’s entry into the ‘stupid headline of the day’ competition comes from “The Examiner”: “Texas family’s dog shot by man carrying a gun” It’s funny how people carrying guns tend to be the ones to shoot someone.

Stupid Headline Of The Day

Today’s entry into the ‘stupid headline of the day’ competition comes from “The Examiner”: “Texas family’s dog shot by man carrying a gun” It’s funny how people carrying guns tend to be the ones to shoot someone.

Hey Daisy, Get Out Of The Photo!

Don’t you just hate it! You are all lined up to take a great photo of a horse stuck in a fence and then the damn cow gets in the way:   This reminds me of a photo I took

Hey Daisy, Get Out Of The Photo!

Don’t you just hate it! You are all lined up to take a great photo of a horse stuck in a fence and then the damn cow gets in the way:   This reminds me of a photo I took

Newsflash: Pudsey Gets A Real Job

Has your mother ever told you – dancing is not a real job? Well, now Pudsey, the canine winner of ‘Britain Got Talent’ is taking that advice to heart and getting a real job – as as judge on the

Newsflash: Pudsey Gets A Real Job

Has your mother ever told you – dancing is not a real job? Well, now Pudsey, the canine winner of ‘Britain Got Talent’ is taking that advice to heart and getting a real job – as as judge on the

How ‘Green’ Is Your Dog? Not Very.

It appears that the problem with Climate Change is not you – it’s your dog. Or more specifically, your dog’s enormous Carbon footprint: “Pet food is the primary cause of dogs having a high ecological footprint. The pet food industry

How ‘Green’ Is Your Dog? Not Very.

It appears that the problem with Climate Change is not you – it’s your dog. Or more specifically, your dog’s enormous Carbon footprint: “Pet food is the primary cause of dogs having a high ecological footprint. The pet food industry

‘Bella The Brave’? Or Bella The… Intellectually Challenged?

The British press is bursting with pride. “Brave Bella” announced the Daily Mail. Don’t get me wrong, I love Labradors. They are some of the most favorite, friendliest, best behaved dogs I ever treated. But I just don’t know if

‘Bella The Brave’? Or Bella The… Intellectually Challenged?

The British press is bursting with pride. “Brave Bella” announced the Daily Mail. Don’t get me wrong, I love Labradors. They are some of the most favorite, friendliest, best behaved dogs I ever treated. But I just don’t know if