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Posted February 13, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

 I love getting kisses from my pooch; he's just the sweetest!  But, when
it comes to great kissing, I have to admit to preferring my husband's.
Not so, however, for 60 percent of the respondents in a recent survey,
who said they they would prefer Valentine's kisses from their pets to
kisses from their human sweethearts.

Posted February 9, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

Gay penguins can be found in several zoos around the world, but one gay
penguin couple at the Harbin Polarland Zoo in northeastern China, who
repeatedly tried to steal the eggs from a heterosexual penguin couple,
was recently given a chance to adopt.

Posted February 8, 2012 by Lady Bee

Alex Marzo of Marzo/ID has designed what looks to be a safer and smarter
truck for Volvo.  This futuristic transport, nicknamed the Volvo Ants,
quite intentionally mimics how ants communicate with each other while
gathering and transporting food.  It's a community thing.

Posted February 8, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

While in the U.S., we're still trying to
figure out whether gay humans should be legally permitted to marry,  the
Yunnan Wild Animal Park is holding a wedding ceremony for an interspecies couple - a male ram and a female deer.  The ceremony will be held at the zoo on Valentine's Day.

Posted February 8, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

Shironeko, the famous Japanese cat who is more Zen than a Buddhist monk, has had
a plush Zen cat doll made in his likeness... Which of the two lies
asleep in this basket?

Posted February 8, 2012 by Creature Features

China's netizens are all a'twitter over so-called “worshiping cats” embedded into the background design of the country's 100 yuan notes.

Posted February 7, 2012 by Lady Bee

The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will be
six breeds more competitive this year as the number of breeds
recognized by the American Kennel Club Association (AKC)
has risen by six.  Believe it or not, breed clubs all over the nation
support local, regional, state, and national competitions for 185
different breeds of dogs before entering the finals of the Westminster -
that will be broadcast live from Madison Square Garden on February
13-14, 2012. The new breeds presented this year are...


Posted February 6, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

Oh, I'm not accusing Newt Gingrich of being abusive to animals. Heavens
no!  What's abusive, not to mention totally ridiculous, is that his
campaign has put up a website for Newt supporters to post their pet
pictures and have campaign slogans coming out of their pets' mouths!  It's worse than using babies to further one's campaign!