Virtual Pets

SmartBird -- The Artificial Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Look!  Up in the sky!  It's a bird!  It's... What is that?  It's not quite a bird...  Is it?

Google’s Doodle Celebrates Animal Moms On Mother's Day

Google’s been developing creative doodles for over a decade now. Whether, it's to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries or special events in history, these gifs are something we’ve come to look forward to. So it’s not a surprise this year, that the Grand Daddy of search engine . . .

Rex The Dog Marionette -- The "Practice Makes Perfect" Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Puppeteering a marionette is a difficult task that requires incredible skill.  It takes a lot of practice to make perfect--and this is Rex the Dog's first trial run.

Christmas in July: Grumpy Cat Gets A Movie Deal

If ever an animal symbolized the "bah, humbug" concept associated with the holidays, it is Grumpy Cat. Whoever would have thought that such a cat would get her  own Lifetime movie deal? Read on or the latest on this up-and-coming  holiday film project.

May the Fourth Be With You -- An AT-AT Day Afternoon Animal Video of the Day!!!

Well, it is Star Wars day.  And as a huge fan I felt compelled to show you the wonders of what it would be like to have an All-Terrain Armored-Transport as a pet.  Granted, it's much smaller than the lumbering machines in the movies--and seems much nicer as well...

Real Animals Miss The Boat In Movie Epic "Noah" [Videos]

It's ironic that the biblical tale about saving animals during the Great Flood hasn't cast any animal actors to be featured in the film. While PETA [People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals] was most pleased with the decision, at first blush it does seem somewhat disingenuous that real animals weren't used to recreate about saving the planet's animals.

The Best Way to Pick Up Chicks: Walk Your Dinosaur! The Animal Video of the Day!

How do you get a lady's attention while in the park?  Walk your cute puppy?  Push your baby around in a stroller?  No.  Those tactics are for wussies.  You take your dinosaur for a stroll...