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Swan Falls Asleep, Wakes Up With Frozen Beak

A swan in western China woke up to a real life nightmare recently: sub-zero night temperatures had caused its beak to completely ice over! Thankfully this story has a heart-warming (not to mention beak-warming) ending.

Diesel The Cat Finds Love And Fame In New Zealand

Diesel the cat can be found outside the Countdown supermarket in Rototuna, a suburb of Hamilton, New Zealand, every day. Employees have provided him with a bed, and food and water dishes at his post. The 11-year-old smoky gray cat is not a stray. He actually lives nearby and greeting employees and customers at the store appears to be his chosen hobby.

Lost Cat Found Online Four Years After Vanishing

When Rosie the calico cat vanished from a rural backyard deck in June of 2011, the odds were against her ever returning – Rosie couldn't even call out as a defective voice box wouldn't even let her “meow”. Imagine her owner's surprise, however, as Rosie turned up almost four years later as an adoptable kitty at a shelter a dozen miles away!

Everyone In This Bar Knows Mr. Wu

In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina a lot of pets were left homeless. It was a massive undertaking to round up the animals and find their old homes or provide them with new homes. Some particularly enterprising pets were able to find their own way into a new situation. Such was the case with Mr. Wu, a tabby cat that showed up at a bar in the French Quarter during the storm and made himself to home.

Raising The Ruf: Meet Rufus The Pharoah Hound

Rufus is a Pharaoh Hound that lives in Santa Monica, California with his human mom, Sara, and his human dad, Brian. He is very photogenic and known for having some truly amazing adventures while he is sleeping. If you haven't heard of a Pharaoh Hound you are not alone. They are not a common breed in the United States, and they aren't for the casual dog owner.

Meet Matteo And His Marmots

For Matteo Walch the Austrian Alps are alive with the sound of marmots. The boy from Innsbruck became acquainted with the creatures when he was just four years old when his family was on vacation. They have returned each year since so that Matteo can visit with the animals he loves. Don't call him a marmot whisperer though. Marmots are not as shy as they are made out to be.

Man Constantly Creating Amazing Home For His Cats

There are a lot of cat lovers out there who believe that they really spoil their cats rotten. They would be hard pressed to go further than Greg Krueger of St. James, Minnesota. He has spent the past 15 years continuously remodeling his house -- just for his cats. For most people this would seem to be an act of insanity. For Krueger it was more of an ingenious method of self-therapy.

News Of The Weird: Compression Suits For Camels

Horses and dogs that race already have compression suits to help improve their performance. Al Shibla, a company based in the UAE that specializes in luxury goods for horses and camels, recently launched a line of compression suits for camels. The company claims that the strange product is already generating a great deal of interest among stable owners in the Middle East.

‘Easy Rider’ Dogs Don Doggles & Ride Shotgun In Motorcycle Sidecars

Down through the ages, man’s best friend has often filled the role of ’sidekick,’ whether it be the family dog, a guard dog or a member of a police squad’s K-9 Unit. But, most recently that term took on a more literal meaning. In a new initiative that includes sidecars, doggles (doggie goggles) and road trips, ’sidecar dogs’ are becoming the new rage.

Office Mascot Survives Charlie Hebdo Terrorists Attacks In Paris

As the whole world learned of the devastating terrorist attacks inflicted on the Charlie Hebdo’s office in Paris, little was reported about the affects on one lone canine. Actually it wasn’t until January 16 that France’s Le Monde newspaper released a very heart-warming story of an unreported survivor of the shootings.