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Birds & Planes: A Hate/Hate Relationship -- Animal Video of the Day!!!

I love to fly, but I purposefully put stuff like this out of my mind when I board an airplane.  Who would think that birds, which really don't weigh much at all, could cause damage this much damage to an aircraft?

Plus, you gotta feel sorry for the bird...

Top 10 Pet Friendly Hotel Chains In The USA

Looking to go on vacation with your pet? Finding the right pet friendly hotel is a must. If your dog isn't receiving first class service, he's not getting the treatment he deserves. Read on to discover 10 of the best pet friendly hotels available.

Owl-Shaped Police Station Watches Over Tokyo

Lookout criminals, you're being watched... by a giant owl? Tokyo is one of the world's safest large cities and the many small koban (police boxes) scattered throughout the city help keep it that way. Watching the streets is what they do, and the owl-shaped koban near Shibuya Station beautifully reinforces the message.

Animal Activists Fight To Keep Live Animals Out Of 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremonies

The Olympics are a few weeks away, but are the farm animals ready??  Live animals are set to be part of a country farm scene at the beginning of the 2012 Olympic opening ceremonies. 

Dog Vacay: Great Opportunities For Pet Sitters & Fun Vacations For Dogs

How many times has this scene been repeated in your house?  Every time I get a suitcase out, my dog's ears go back and his head goes down.  And once I've opened the bag, he's right inside with the same sheepish looks, and he won't be moved out. I hate to leave my pets!

Why Bovines Shouldn't Drive: Fun Animal Video of the Day!

I suspect that this video will show why bulls should not be allowed behind the wheel of a fine truck.  And it doesn't have to do with the lack of thumbs. They just plain can't drive.

Soft & Comfy Portable Dog House For Home & Travel

Dogs love having their own home, a place they can go to sleep without interruption, to chew on a bone, to 'lick their wounds... ' Here's a darling Portable Dog House that your small dog can call his own within your home or on the road.

Calving Season In Yellowstone Brings Additional Visitors

Guests at Yellowstone National Park are getting the chance to see elk and bison calves feeding and frolicking in the mountain meadows. Due to a mild winter in the park, the elk and bison populations have risen significantly. An estimated 500 bison babies were born there this year.

New AAA PetBook Locates The Pet-Friendly For You

If you're planning a trip anywhere in North America with your pet this summer, you'd be well-advised to take the new AAA Traveling With Your Pet PetBook, 14th Edition, updated and released just last week. It covers just about everything you need to know to make your pet's travel experience as comfortable and fun as your own.

Pets Won't Need Drivers With The Google Autonomous Car

Never again will dogs have to wait, panting at the door, for mom to put her lipstick on and find her darned purse.  Dogs in Las Vegas and Carson City are overjoyed at the prospect of taking the new Google autonomous car to the dog park from now on!