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This Entrepreneur Earns More Than $100K A Year Selling Bananas
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Jess
- 371 days ago - forbes.com
In this world of electronic, ethereal communication, itâEUR(TM)s refreshing to receive a physical letter or card. But what
Penguin Swims 5,000 Miles Every Year to Be With the Man Who Rescued Him
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Hanna May
- 380 days ago - examiner.com
So what does a penguin and a bricklayer have in common? According to the Daily Mail, Joao Pereira de Souza, 71, a part time fisherman who lives in an island village just outside Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, found a tiny penguin near death lying
What Only Dog Owners Will Understand...
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Hanna May
- 385 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Dogs are more complex creatures than we give them credit for, and that complexity may lead to certain annoying yet adorable situations that only those who have lived with dogs will understand. Here are a few examples.
6 Dogs With Unusual Jobs
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, dogs, performance, interesting, odd )

Hanna May
- 385 days ago - mentalfloss.com
ItâEUR(TM)s not unusual to read about a working dog that herds sheep or guards a facility against intruders. But dogs can perform a wide range of jobs with the right trainingâEUR"or the right public relations. Meet some dogs who have found their calling
Stray Dog Wanders Into Church as Priest Prays for Children With Cancer
Offbeat  (tags: church, dog, unusual, photos, interesting, off-beat, odd, humans )

Hanna May
- 399 days ago - examiner.com
According to the translation, the Father had been conducting a mass at the Catholic church for young cancer victims when a playful puppy entered.
Japanese Tourists Flock to See Hachi, the Cat With Lucky Eyebrows
Offbeat  (tags: odd, off-beat )

Angie
- 399 days ago - msn.com
Hachi, described in the Mainichi newspaper as an employee of the shop in Mito, Ibaraki prefecture, sports two black markings above her eyes that resemble the kanji character for the number eight, considered a harbinger of good luck in Japan.
My Life in His Paws: We'Ve All Heard of Devoted Dogs. But the Tale of Ted, the Four-Legged Housekeeper and Bodyguard Who Saves H
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, humans, interesting, goodnews, odd, health, safety, pets )

Hanna May
- 404 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Waking in the middle of the night, IâEUR(TM)m horrified to realise I canâEUR(TM)t breathe or move. My throat is contracting and I canâEUR(TM)t shout for help. IâEUR(TM)m scared witless. I know I donâEUR(TM)t have much time left.
Why Do Dogs Turn Around Multiple Times Before Lying Down?
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, dogs, off-beat, odd, interesting )

Hanna May
- 404 days ago - care2.com
IâEUR(TM)ve had dogs my entire lifeâEUR¦ small, large, purebred, mixed breed, rescues, male and female. While they all have a variety of personalities and behaviors, there is one thing every dog has done without any trainingâEUR¦ turned around many times
A Handmade Palace of Pebbles
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Hanna May
- 405 days ago - ba-bamail.com
When French postman Ferdinand Cheval walked his route, he would collect pebbles and put them in his wheelbarrow, taking them home with him.
Wolf Species Have âEUR~Howling DialectsâEUR(TM)
Offbeat  (tags: howling, wolves, odd, interesting, wildlife, news )

Hanna May
- 408 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Largest quantitative study of howling, and first to use machine learning, defines different howl types and finds that wolves use these types more or less depending on their species, resembling a howling dialect. Researchers say findings could help
8 Times Dogs And Cats Saved Lives Like It Was No Big Deal
Offbeat  (tags: safety, off-beat, odd, animals, pets, interesting, news, unusual )

Hanna May
- 409 days ago - barkpost.com
8 Stories of pets saving their owners.
VIDEO: Man Captures Video of Lightning Strike Mere Feet Away
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, odd, bizarre, lightning, lake, frightening, safety )

Marcia
- 412 days ago - arcamax.com
That is just too darn close for comfort!

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