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Quiz: Could You Pass Donald Trump's Cognitive Test?
Offbeat  (tags: Trump, Test, Quiz )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Take a similar cognitive test to Donald Trump, US President Donald Trump has shown no abnormal signs following a cognitive exam and is in excellent health, his White House doctor says. But what sort of questions was he asked?
It's Not Just Human Bloodshed: War Is Killing Our Wildlife, Too
Offbeat  (tags: war, animal killings, wildlife loss, sufferings, Habitat Destruction, ecosystems, living conditions, safety, risks, effects, food, destruction )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - ladyfreethinker.org
The effects of war on human populations are generally well documented. With some exceptions, the harm done to animals and ecosystems is considered only as an afterthought (if at all). But this week, in a letter in science journal Nature, researchers...
Cat Conversation   video
Offbeat  (tags: Cat Conversation, Cat Lovers, Animals Lovers, animals, cats, funny, humor, news, odd, off-beat, video, unusual )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Yep Cats are people too but we all know that. Here they may be exchanging sage advice....or what do you think they are discussing? Please enjoy, note, comment, and forward.
Meet Your Art Twin
Offbeat  (tags: art twin, dopplegangers, fun, surprise, painting )

The
- 16 hours ago - nytimes.com
oss W. Duffin stumbled upon his art twin, a warrior from a 17th-century Jan van Bijlert painting. Many people intentionally set out in museums to find their doppelgängers.
Kitten With Toothy Smile Was Brought Back From the Brink and Fights to Live
Offbeat  (tags: kittens, rescued )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - lovemeow.com
It was mid December, 2017 when three little kittens were found behind a building. The property manager contacted Friends for Life Rescue Network (a volunteer based rescue group founded by Jacqueline Santiago and Cristina Figueroa) for help.
CATTY COMMENTS: Mother Cats Deserve Loving Homes
Offbeat  (tags: cats, mothers, homes )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - tcpalm.com
The annual nod given on MotherâEUR(TM)s Day isnâEUR(TM)t nearly sufficient to acknowledge these tireless nurturers. Human mothers arenâEUR(TM)t the only ones who deserve appreciation, however.
Vet Clinic Looking to Hire Cat Cuddler
Offbeat  (tags: cats, vets, cuddling )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - ksat.com
You can earn money cuddling cats.
Firefighters Save Cat's Nine Lives
Offbeat  (tags: cats, rescued, firefighters )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - gvnews.com
When Sigel Fire Chief, Dave Smith, hurried Christy McNutt out of her home during the fire that would destroy nearly everything she and her husband owned, she was sure that her two cats, Solana and Stella Luna wouldnâEUR(TM)t come out alive.
Illegal Dumping Uncovered: Kittens, Cans and Fully-Decorated Christmas Trees Among Items Plaguing the Countryside
Offbeat  (tags: pets, dumped, cats, dogs )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - independent.ie
Serial dumpers using the countryside as an illegal tipping ground, Rabbits, cats and dogs discovered dumped alive in bin bags
Tigers, Other Wild Animals Shouldn't Be Kept on College Campuses
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, suffering, college campus, mascots )

Cher
- 10 minutes ago - lsunow.com
Mike the Tiger shouldnâEUR(TM)t live on campus. There is no reason to keep him at the University just to entertain students, teachers and passersby.
Best And Worst States For Animal Protection Laws, 2017 Report Released
Offbeat  (tags: animal protection laws, improvements, stiffer penalties, animals, humans, safety )

Lone
- 3 hours ago - aldf.org
More than half of all states significantly improved their animal protection laws in the last five years. Improvements come in many forms including stiffer penalties for offenders, stronger standards of care for animals,
Film Festival in Istanbul Focuses on Cats
Offbeat  (tags: cats, film festival, Istanbul )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - xinhuanet.com
A film festival dedicated to cats is running in Istanbul, evoking deep emotions among movie-goers toward cats in different cultures.
Rescuing Dogs & Cats From Locked Cars Is OK in Bill That Passed KY Senate
Offbeat  (tags: cats, dogs, cars, bills, Kentucky )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - rcnky.com
People who rescue dogs and cats from locked cars - with the reasonable, good-faith belief that the animal is in immediate danger of death if not removed - would receive civil immunity for damaging the vehicle, under a bill that passed the Kentucky
With Puppies and Kittens, Who Needs the Super Bowl?
Offbeat  (tags: kitten/puppy bowl, pets, cats, dogs )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - mnn.com
Check out the furry contenders of the Puppy Bowl and Kitten Bowl.
Circus Gives Up Big Cats to Costa Blanca Rescue Centre
Offbeat  (tags: circus cats, rescued )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - euroweeklynews.com
CIRCO PARIS has given three big cats to an Alicante rescue centre and pledged not to use wild animals in future performances.
Service Dogs Pose With Owners in Yearbook Photos | Daily Mail Online
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, dogs, interesting, pictures, news )

Christeen
- 1 hour ago - dailymail.co.uk
Service dogs and their owners in yearbook pics.
6 Cat Products to Covet Right Now
Offbeat  (tags: cats, toys )

Jeri
- 1 hour ago - catster.com
From a line of cat toys, teasers and beds by Ellen DeGeneres to Now Fresh stews and patés, here are a few new cat products to know about.
Zoo Plays Tinder for Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, mating, matchmaking, breeding, wildlife, protection, environment )

Cher
- 14 minutes ago - radionz.co.nz
Wellington Zoo is playing matchmaker to two solitude-inclined Sumatran tigers, and are hoping the pair hit it off.
   

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