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A Vending Machine For Dogs? Well, Sort Of

Stray dogs and cats are a problem throughout the world. So is the need to recycle plastic bottles. In Istanbul Turkey, one company has managed to put the two together to help the thousands of stray pets that roam the street there. Pugedon has invented a sort of vending machine that accepts plastic bottles and in turn dispenses food and water for the homeless animals.

PetsLady's Pick: Cute Elephant and Sea Lion Friends Pic Of The Day

This is Chendra, the Asian elephant. Back in 2007 her handlers took her for a morning walk to meet other animals. She found a favorite pal in Gus, the sea lion.

Wild and Woolly: Elephant And Sheep Are BFFs

Themba the elephant was orphaned when his mother fell off a cliff when he was just six months old. He was rescued by humans and taken to the Shamwari Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in South Africa. Since baby elephants nurse from their mothers for up to two years and Themba wouldn't take the bottle he was in danger of starvation -- that is until he met Albert the sheep.

PetsLady's Pick: Cute Elephant Cuddle Of The Day

Okay, this brings to mind something of a joke -- how do you hug an elephant? Verrrry carefully. I still probably wouldn't try this, but I have pet one before.

PetsLady's Pick: Funny Elephant Shower Pic Of The Day

I is singing in the rain! Just singing in the rain. Hai! What do you thinks of my impression of Genes Kelly? HA!

What's Cuter Than A Baby Elephant? Nothing. The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

I think we can all agree that a baby elephant is one of the cutest things on the planet.  But a charging, ferocious baby elephant elevates the cuteness factor exponentially.

The Little Elephant That Might Not Roar (Video)

For those unfamiliar with the 1955 Cold War satirical novel and movie titled, 'The Mouse That Roared,' the premise was based on an imaginary country in Europe that declared war on the U.S. in an attempt to gain global exposure and boost its economy. Comparing a small nation to a mouse has since appeared often in literature when drawing the analogy of the little guy or dark horse overcoming insurmountable odds.


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