I usually spent my days off from work at home just lying in my bed, sleeping the day away. That, and cuddling with my adorable Shih Tzu (her name is Hennessy, by the way). But recently I saw something that might make me want to stretch out and walk around more: these Caramel Bear Slippers.
Getting kids to take a bath willingly is one of the toughest things that a parent has to do. If they don't feel like taking a bath, then they'll let you know it: they'll hide, beg or plead, or even throw tantrums, just to escape the unescapeable.
Pencil shavings, eraser waste, and random bits and pieces litter every office desk in the world. I'm a bit of a neat freak, so what I do every week is clear everything thing and give my table a good old wiping.
The one easy part of taking your pet to
the vet's office is getting him on the scale; the other part is reading
his weight. Well, Hammacher Schlemmer has an electronic scale like the ones at the vet's office that you can use at home... and it's on sale while supplies last!
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.
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.
Italian geneticists have traced the
mitrochondrial DNA of 83 horses from around the globe and have
determined that these horses shared a common ancestor. She is approximately 140,000 years old, and the researchers have named her 'Equine Eve.'