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Kitten Flushed Down Toilet Never Stopped Crying For Help
Offbeat  (tags: kitten, toilet bowl, rescue, awesome-pawsome brave kitten, pics )

Barb
- 4 hours ago - thedodo.com
Early in the morning last week, rescuers with Ford County Fire & EMS (FCFD) in Dodge City, Kansas, received a rather distressing call âEUR" a 3-week-old kitten was reportedly trapped inside a toilet.
Hawaii Wants People To Stop Swimming With Dolphins So They Can Get Some Peace And Quiet
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 11 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
A new rule proposed Tuesday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Marine Fisheries Service would prohibit the activity within two nautical miles of the state and between several islands, effectively ending the popular animal enco
This Art Exhibit Was Created Just For Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: dog art exhibit, awesome-pawsome doggy pics )

Barb
- 3 hours ago - thedodo.com
Who says dogs can't be cultured?
In Pictures: Nude Donald Trump Statues Amuse Crowds
Offbeat  (tags: Inpictures, Republican Candidate, Statues, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Images from the US, where naked statues of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump have proved to be a hit with passers-by.
34 Kg Philippines Pearl Is the World's Biggest Ever Found!
Offbeat  (tags: Philippines, Pearl, Fisherman, Biggest Ever Found )

Derek
- 1 day ago - bbc.in
The pearl is 61cm (2ft) wide and 30cm long and, if confirmed, will easily beat the current record holder, the Pearl of Lao Tzu, which weighs 6.4kg.
Tiniest Victim Of Louisiana Floods Gets Pulled From The Water
Offbeat  (tags: animals, flooding )

Angie
- 11 hours ago - thedodo.com
There were also plenty of folks rising to the occasion, helping their neighbors, including the animals. Black saw, and captured, one such powerful instance as he was leaving work that day.
Therapy Pig Meets Abandoned Puppy And Falls In Love
Offbeat  (tags: pig, puppy, bffs, pics )

Barb
- 3 hours ago - thedodo.com
When Jahaira Zamora found a 6-week-old puppy on the side of the road in 100-degree heat, she knew she couldn't just leave her there.
I-Wonder: Could You Hack It as a Medieval Monk?
Offbeat  (tags: Medieval England and Wales, Monks, Rule of St Benedict. p )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Monks in medieval England and Wales had a hard life, and few had it harder than those who faithfully followed the Rule of St Benedict.
The Bumper Bake Off Quiz
Offbeat  (tags: Quiz. British Bake Off, UK )

Ray
- 1 day ago - play.bbc.co.uk
As The Great British Bake Off returns for Series 7, take a look back and see if you can remember the soggy bottoms and star bakers that got a nation of baking fans talking.
Grooving in the Right Direction Using Motors Driven Backward
Offbeat  (tags: technology, engineering, design, unusual )

Rob
- 1 day ago - newatlas.com
Stepper motors driven backward produce an alternating current, University of Maryland senior Josh Sheldon decided to turn the resulting wave-forms into audible sounds.
Ramen Is Displacing Tobacco as Most Popular US Prison Currency, Study Finds
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, news, odd, Noodles, Prison, closet Pasterfarianism, Flying Spaghetti Monster not involved, Ramen )

Louise
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Cost-cutting measures by private facilities have led to subpar food quality and fewer meals, making noodles a commodity that trades well above its value.
Three of NamibiaâEUR(TM)s Most Famous Lion Family Were Poisoned âEUR" Why?
Offbeat  (tags: namibia, lions, donkey, poisoned, sad news )

Scooby
- 6 hours ago - theconversation.com
Less than a year later, on August 9 2016, three of the Musketeers were killed in Purros Conservancy by poison set by cattle farmers. These lions had been troubling people for some time.
Body Paint and Illusions Reveal the 'Fairy Tale World of Nature'
Offbeat  (tags: Body paint, illusions, fairy tale world of nature )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Self-taught artist Johannes Stoetter uses body paint to transform humans into animals. He told the BBC about the message behind his work
'Bagpipe Lung' Warning for Wind Musicians
Offbeat  (tags: Warning. Heallth, Lung Condition, Musical instruments )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Trumpeters, saxophonists and pipers beware - playing a wind instrument could damage your lungs, UK doctors warn in the journal Thorax.
1,500-Year-Old Tomb Found in China With Incredible Golden Jewelry | Ancient Origins
Offbeat  (tags: Tomb.China, jewelry )

Nelson
- 1 day ago - ancient-origins.net
A 1,500-year-old tomb unearthed in China was found to contain spectacular golden jewelry inlaid with gemstones and amethysts and a 5,000 bead necklace.
10 Impostors Who Died For Their Deceptive Ways - Listverse
Offbeat  (tags: people, impostors, death )

Nelson
- 1 day ago - listverse.com
It takes a certain amount of bravado to claim to be someone else. Sometimes, it just does not seem to work out as planned. Although some impostors get away easily, others continue down their less than honorable paths and die for their deceptions.
Kitten Found Frozen Solid Could Not Even Close Her Eyes
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Angie
- 10 hours ago - thedodo.com
This kitten was found frozen, but her new mom is making sure she will never be cold again.
Owen Smith Calls for Second Brexit Vote
Offbeat  (tags: Brexit, Second Vote, Membership, UK, EU )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Labour leadership challenger Owen Smith has called for a second Brexit vote. "If the Labour Party believes that working people in this country are going to be ill-served by leaving the European Union,
Dog Who Could Barely Walk Now Goes On Adventures Across The Country
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Barb
- 4 hours ago - thedodo.com
Mel is an 8-year-old rescue pit bull who has a neurological disease that affects his balance. The disease is not painful at all âEUR" it just makes moving around a little challenging.
Cat Dominates Pet Bed Despite DogâEUR(TM)s Attempts VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: pet bed, dog, cat, animals, humor, interesting, pets, society )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - petcha.com
A big dog canâEUR(TM)t even get a corner of a pet bed claimed by a cat.
Nigel Farage to Speak at Donald Trump Rally
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Trump Rally, Nigel Farage, USA )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
UKIP leader Nigel Farage is to address supporters of Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Mississippi later. He will appear before 15,000 activists in Jackson, although it is unclear whether he will share a stage with the Republican presidential nominee.
Louisiana Floods: Obama 'Heartbroken' After Tour
Offbeat  (tags: Obama Tour, Louisiana floods, USA )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
President Barack Obama has toured the flood-ravaged areas of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he vowed to help residents rebuild in the coming months.
Team GB Return From Olympics: Poet Pam Ayres Pays Tribute
Offbeat  (tags: Team GB, Tribute, Poet, UK )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The poet and broadcaster Pam Ayres has written a specially-commissioned piece to mark the return of Team GB from the Rio Olympics. It was written fo
VIDEO: Quick Thinking Harbour Seal Hops on Boat to Escape Orcas
Offbeat  (tags: harbour seal, hopping on boat, escaping orcas, animals, bizarre, humans, interesting )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - cheknews.ca
A harbour seal became a sudden stowaway on a small boat near Powell River today as it tried to escape a pod of killer whales.
This Is By Far the World's Most Adorable Squid - VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: squid, osean depths, coast of California, googly-eyed, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, humans, unusual )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - mnn.com
While studying the ocean depths off the coast of California, the E/V Nautilus came across this googly-eyed stubby squid.
South Africa Clinic Treats, Cares for Two Dogs Who Cope With Hardships Differently
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, photos, South Africa, hardships, International Fund for Animal Welfare )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - ifaw.org
Recently we had two emaciated dogs arrive at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic, an International Fund for Animal Welfare partner, within days of one another.
   

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