Not a Tasty Treat

At the pet shop, the clerk placed the parakeet we had bought in a box where he bore holes on one side to ensure the bird can easily breathe in. [ Read More ]

My Stolen Breakfast

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I was inside the house for a second to grab milk when my breakfast became someone else’s breakfast. They’re really fast. [ Read More ]

Goldie The Chicken

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Our little pet chicken, a Rhode Island Red, was called Mrs. Golden, or sometimes just Goldie. She strutted around our 10,000 square meter block as if she owned it. [ Read More ]

Lions, Tigers, And Scorpions… Oh My!

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Moving to Arizona comes with an unspoken tacit agreement that in exchange for no tornadoes, earthquakes or shoveling snow, you are willing to deal with an occasional scorpion in your home. [ Read More ]

The Whopper

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My wife, Gloria, is not exactly a fishing fanatic but nevertheless, she does get a large charge when I entice her to dip her pole in the water.  Her claim to fame is this story she has told me a zillion times… [ Read More ]

Doo Good

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This advertisement is for all pet owners who are doo gooders. I had to laugh while we were visiting Toronto with our family. I walked pass this advertisement in a window. Of course I had to take a picture and share it. [ Read More ]

Bubble’s Favorite Snack [PODCAST]

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Pia tells the story of taking her dog, Bubbles, to the vet for an operation. He’s not supposed to eat after the procedure (but Bubbles finds a way!). [ Read More ]

Crab Table Manners

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Some say you shouldn’t eat with your hands, so this crab uses the appropriate utensils. [ Read More ]

Q&A Tuesday: Would You Rather Have a Human Body and a Dog Head, or a Dog Body and a Human Head?

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Today on Q&A Tuesday, Julio120 asks:  [ Read More ]

Mission Impossible Mouse

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I needed to prove to my wife that our house was infested by mice. I never get to catch one, but I did get a chance to take a photo of one. [ Read More ]

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