Humans & Pets

Tama, Japan's Feline Stationmaster, Says Sayonara

Sad news came out of Japan this week that Tama, the feline stationmaster for the Wakayama Electric Railway's Kishi station has passed away. The calico cat had taken up the post after it was noticed how much the little stray enjoyed meeting people who arrived at the station. Making her stationmaster saved the financially strapped Kishigawa Line from being closed.

Quasi Modo -- The World's Ugliest Dog 2015

If beauty is in the eye of the beholder then so is ugly. A panel of three judges at the 27th World's Ugliest Dog contest in Petaluma, California got together on Friday and declared Quasi Modo, a Pit Bull/Dutch Shepherd mix, the ugliest dog in the world. She beat out 25 other dogs for the title and took home $1,500 in prize money and a huge trophy.

PetsLady's Pick: Funny Driving Doggie Of The Day

Ifs I didn't comes along to do ther driving Mom woulds never find ther dog park!

Egad! The Happy Snail Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Okay.... while this not be my ideal notion of a pet, he sure looks like he's having fun.  Apparently even snails need rubbins.

PetsLady's Pick: Funny Bucket Cat Of The Day

I was goings to kick the bucket but it was filled with mulch, so'sI decided to naps in it instead.

Give Your Koi A New View Of The World

Many landscape gardeners find that adding a healthy pond full of living fish is the ultimate focal point of a spectacular outdoor living space. The large fish -- like koi -- may not find living in a small water feature quite so exciting. You can consider adding floating dome that would allow your fish to have a larger view of the outside world -- and you.

5 Things We Learned When The Stow-Away Cat Took Flight

Apparently, it's not just pigs you should be looking out for when soaring through the air. An equally unlikely animal found itself high in the sky this week, stowing away in one of the wings of a glider.