Strange But True

PetMD Editorial
Aug 17,2018

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Large theme parks welcome thousands upon thousands of visitors a day, which means there is a lot of garbage to be picked up. A theme park in France has enlisted a very unique team to help reduce litter around their park.

Puy du Fou theme park has…

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PetMD Editorial
Aug 15,2018

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Officers from the London Fire Brigade (LFB) answered quite the unconventional call on Monday, August 13. A blue and yellow Macaw parrot named Jessie had been stuck on her owners’ roof for three days and still hadn’t come down. There were fears that the…

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PetMD Editorial
Aug 13,2018

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God’s Little People Cat Rescue announced in a Facebook post last week that they are offering a paid job that would require one lucky cat lover to live on a small Greek island and care for over 55 cats.

The post quickly garnered the…

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PetMD Editorial
Aug 09,2018

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Researchers at Cornell University just published a paper in the Journal of Zoology that shows evidence that smaller dogs will lift their legs higher to create the illusion that they are bigger.

Dog marking is a common dog behavior, especially amongst…

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PetMD Editorial
Aug 07,2018

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Toronto dog Marley was reunited with his family after taking an unsupervised joyride downtown on the local GO train.

The 6-year-old Border Collie-Shepherd mix escaped the home of owner Dorte Petersen last Sunday and walked himself over to the nearby…

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PetMD Editorial
Aug 03,2018

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On July 28, three suspects stole a horn shark named Miss Helen from the San Antonio Aquarium. That’s right, they stole a shark from an aquarium.

As you can see in the video, they used a net to pull the shark out of its tank and then…

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PetMD Editorial
Jul 31,2018

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Stray dog Stormy completed the Goldfields Pipeline Marathon in outback Western Australia from start to finish alongside human runners, earning him a well-deserved participation medal and the title of “very good dog.”

"This dog is walking around, making…

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