One driver in China did not follow the saying “let sleeping dogs lie,” and he paid the price. This person drove home one day in Chongqing to find a stray dog lying in his favorite parking spot, so he got out and kicked it. Well, a short while later, the animal returned with some of its pals and chewed up the bodywork and windscreen wipers of the driver’s car. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
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There’s the Rich Dogs Of Instagram and now, Nutello the Pug. This stylish dog from Switzerland has been unofficially proclaimed as the “world’s most fashionable pug”, and he sports everything from plaid patterns that bring out his inner hipster hound, to disco dog throwbacks, complete with a furry afro.
The 50.6-megapixel Canon 5DS R is not required to capture once-in-a-lifetime moments, just being at the right place and time. For example, the photographer who captured the shot above just so happened to snap the shot exactly when both dogs were in full stride, feet off the ground and all. Next, they uploaded the shot to the internet, and as you can see, the rest is history. With just a little more work, we’re almost certain lightsaber effects can be added. Continue reading for more.
There are some who prefer larger dogs, while others, the teacup variety, like the Pomeranian you see above. These dogs are perfect for cuddling up on the couch and playing fetch in the yard. Despite their small size, Pomeranians have a noticeably loud bark and make excellent watchdogs, but sometimes don’t know when to stop barking, so it’s a good idea to train them to stop barking on command. Continue reading for more puppies that could be mistaken for teddy bears.
Hide-and-seek is basically a game in which a number of players conceal themselves in the environment, to be found by one or more seekers. The game is played by one player chosen (designated as being “it”) closing their eyes and counting to a predetermined number while the other players hide. After reaching the number, the player who is “it” attempts to locate all concealed players. These dogs clearly have no idea how this game works. Continue reading to see more.
This looks like a normal sleeping dog at first glance, but once you zoom in on its ear and flip the image, Solid Snake’s face suddenly appears. Gamers know him best as a fictional character and one of the main protagonists of Konami’s Metal Gear series created by Hideo Kojima. Solid Snake’s character is a combination of a spy, mercenary and special operations agent. Unfortunately, this dog is none of those. Continue reading for an up-close look and comparison.
Yes, we know it’s Monday, and despite Christmas being just a couple days away, there are many people who still have to work. These puppies also seem to have the Monday blues, but at the very least, they’re learning how to become self sufficient, or so we can hope. They range from two little ones sleeping directly on the keyboard to a Corgi that is determined to figure things out. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of kids who received some unexpected presents for Christmas, but were still grateful.
Photo credit: Alicja Zmyslowska
Let’s face it, getting dogs to hold poses isn’t the easiest of tasks, but pet photographer Alicja Zmyslowska from Poland has mastered the art. In the skilled hands of Zmyslowska, regular dogs are placed is beautiful outdoor settings, and used to create fantasy-like images. She focuses on each dog as an individual to showcase their individual characteristics and personalities. Some of the lenses used in these shoots include the : f/2.8L Canon 70-200mm USM telephoto, f/1.8 85mm medium telephoto and f/1.4 50mm medium telephoto lenses.Continue reading for more.
Munchkin the Shih-Tzu’s owners didn’t want to buy a traditional costume for their dog on Halloween. So, they came up with this custom teddy bear suit, which has won over the internet. Here’s how they did it: “Measure your dog in the front from feet to top of head (Munchkin is 14″). Buy a teddy bear in similar color to your dog in their size (I got hers on Amazon for $30). Cut the face off, cut the bottom of the feet off, cut open the back. Take all the stuffing out except for the arms. Bear only goes on front part of their body/legs and back half is exposed. Put a string or velcro through the back behind the neck to tie/close. The bear’s arms hung down, so I sewed them up a bit higher so they stuck out to sides more instead of hanging down. Took me maybe 15 minutes to make!” Continue reading for the video.
Photo credit: Worth1000
Graphic designers and digital artists alike are probably very familiar with the website Worth1000 and its many Photoshop contests. Recently, they held a contest that asked users to create unique dog bird (DIRD) hybrid animals, and these entries are some of the best. Click here to view the first image in this week’s celebrities who look like other people and funny video game pictures gallery. Continue reading to see what 80GB worth of Earth photos captured from space looks like when compressed into a 2-minute, 50-second video.