Even heathens love their pets!

A place where we can share 'pet tales' and photos!
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  • deepthought42

    Lol...I've heard sharpei's are easy to house train. Torpedo was, thankfully. As for everything else, well, lol...
  • MAGNA

    YOU CAN LIE TO YOUR BOSS
    YOU CAN LIE TO YOUR FRIENDS
    YOU CAN EVEN LIE TO YOUR WIFE
    BUT NEVER -
    NEVER LIE TO YOUR DOG....
  • Luke

    Eternal Earth-Bound Pets: The next best thing to pet salvation in a...

    We may as well make a bit of money seeing as we have to put up with fundies anyway. Besides, a couple of viciuous dogs would be handy post-rapture.
  • deepthought42

    Torpedo says hi! He is a good Pastafarian (he loves spaghetti noodles in particular).

  • Jerry Howell

    Anyone with Rabbits?
  • Louis Davout

    And of course Tara and Bella are atheists. How did they get such good morals?
  • Christopher Raiti

  • Christopher Raiti

    That is Mister Tinkerbell, my Great Dane/Pitbull mix. He's almost four years old, very loving and playful. He's also great with kids and (usually) other animals. He did have an unpleasant event with the neighbor's dog recently, but don't worry, we got them both to the vet quickly and they both healed up nicely.
  • Christopher Raiti

    Actually, he's usually really good with other dogs. In fact, his little spat was after the neighbor's two dogs had already spent over a week sharing the house and yard with him. Most of our friends love to bring their dogs over to play with Tink. This was a rare occurrence, especially considering how much time he spends around other dogs.
  • Christopher Raiti

    Tink gets to play with a Rotty pup on occasion. Another friend of mine has a full grown Rotty who is too unruly to have around Tink. Tink does have that typical defensive mode when he's on a leash, so we rarely let him near other dogs on the leash.
  • Louis Davout

    Unlikely Animal Friends on National Geographic
    PrimeTime Airing Sat Sep 26
  • deepthought42

    Torpedo says hi. I have a couple new pics of him on My Page and some cute videos of him on Youtube. :)
  • Susan LaCroix

    I just joined this group today and I'm curious to see if there are any bird owners in the group. I currently have 4 lovebirds & a parrotlet. Over the years I've had a variety of parrots, large and small, and love them like they're my kids. The lovebirds in particular are so affectionate and love to snuggle inside my shirt collar or pockets. I'd love to find some folks with similar interests :D
  • HotMess

    Do chickens count? We usually have a small flock and love the eggs. Right now we are down to one old girl and have to fix up the coop before we can get a new batch.
  • Rudy V Kiist

    Susan, I know I'm a little late chiming in, but I have a white-capped pionus and a cockatiel. Both wonderful birds. And cowpunk...I have an Americana chicken I use for eggs as well. And lastly, Joseph...Love the long haired cats, but watch out when they get old. We have one that is now 20 and doesn't take care of his fur well. I'd post a pic, but he looks like crap (^_^). Reasonably healthy otherwise, but a constant war to keep the knots/clumps down. I'm always having to cut pieces out, so furs a little uneven
  • Gyongyi

    Help Haiti's Animals -- HSI on the Ground Now

    The suffering in Haiti is tremendous. Fortunately, aid for people is now flowing into the country. But what about the animals? Humane Society International (HSI) is on the ground to help.

    https://secure.humanesociety.org/site/Donation2?df_id=3242&3242...
  • Cheryl

    Top 10 Peeves Dogs Have with Humans!

    Check out the link below. Funny!!!!

    http://www.petplace.com/dogs/top-10-peeves-dogs-have-with-humans/pa...
  • Cheryl

    Smiling Pups!!!

  • Sentient Biped

    I have 2 dogs, a cat, and 4 chickens. This is not my hamster video, but it made me smile:

  • Cheryl

    Dog Pack Attacks Gator. Check out link below.

    http://dogs.thefuntimesguide.com/2007/03/dog_attacks_gator.php
  • Sentient Biped

    Why do dogs have to figure out where you are going, then walk in front of you to slow you down? Im sure cats do it because they enjoy the drama of the big dumb human being tripped and flying across the floor, but dogs are nicer.
  • Twiggy Kilgallon

    Hi i'm new! 4 dogs, 4 cats and 2 parrots, will post pics!
  • Sarah Walton

    I'm also new. I have a 9 year old female cat who just had two large lumps removed from her breast tissue. We're worried. :(
  • Sarah Walton

    Got news from the vet; not good. Our kitty has cancer and more surgery in her future. :(
  • Sarah Walton

    Los Gatos: Walk will benefit research to fight cancer in dogs
    http://www.mercurynews.com/bay-area-news/ci_16288836?source=rss
  • Steph S.

    Sorry to hear about your kitty Sarah.
  • Paula T.

    Any news about your kitty, Sarah?  I hope it is treatable.
  • Ruth Anthony-Gardner

    We loves um!

  • Ruth Anthony-Gardner

  • Chera Pickett

    Hey there! I'm new to the group. I have two shepherd rescues Mojo 11 and Sami 5. I have a kitty named Cooper age 7. I am a pet groomer and have worked with animals since I was around 14. I was so excited to see this group on here! Hopefully you guys are pretty active!

  • Paula T.

    Welcome Chera! Unfortunately, this group isn't very active :/ I will try to make a point of stopping in here and posting something pet related now and then, like Ruth did :)

    I had to have my female Rottie, Freya, put down last May and I still miss her so much. It was totally unexpected and happened so fast :( We still have my son's female, Isla, from Germany and brought home her step-sister last Fall. Bryn's parents are from the same kennel in Germany, but she was bred and born here. both gorgeous dogs. I'll try to find a good picture to post. And they both have tails!! Tail docking and ear cropping is outlawed in Europe, so I told our breeder that I wanted our new baby to have her tail. So cool the way Isla's tail curls right up on her back! :)
  • Tim L

    Hi, I'm new to the group too. I have two dogs, Akuma (Japanese for Devil) and Arsene (pronounced Arson)

    Here's Akuma

    and here is Arsene

  • FernWalker

    I have a long-haired German Shepherd named Leo, a young Standard Poodle named Sheldon and a beautiful tabby cat named Ivy.  They are very dear to me and keep me sane.  They're also very spoiled and get to sleep on the bed.  Sheldon's groomer plays loud Christian music while grooming, so I'm a little worried that Sheldon might be become born again and turn on the rest of us  heathens.  But the groomer does a good job.  I think Ivy is Jewish because when she gets upset her yowls sound like "Yahweh!  Yahweh!"

  • Patricia

    My Purr-Dee loves to play chase, & Kiri is complete brat unless she's licking & clawing my hair into place for the day....hahaha!

     

     

  • Kittie Wilkes

    Hi all! I'm a sucker for a desperate fuzzy face. My furry family consists of 4 cats, 5 bunnies (we adopted out two of them a couple days ago, or it would be 7!), a chinchilla, and a horse. Anyone who says an atheist can't understand love and compassion is welcome to drop by and handle doodie duty for a day ;)
  • Steph S.

    Oh what lovely pictures! Thank you all for sharing. I had an all black kitty... Maybe I could post some pictures .. Just need to pull them from iPhoto.
    How wonderful Kittie. There's a rabbit who lives in my yard .. I have a picture .. I'll find it and post it up for all of you.
  • Patricia

    I added more photos to my slideshow if anyone wants to look.

  • Tommy

  • Tommy

    Great to find this group. I have 3 Aussies. I also make dog harness and collars for a living. Love working with the dogs.

  • annet

    Your pets are all gorgeous.  Doodie duty. lol! I have 3 wonderful cats.  I wish this was my dog.

  • Patricia

    This just struck me funny!

  • Paula T.

    I always wonder how animals end up in certain positions...like the horse in your picture, Patricia!

    And a perfect caption! lol
  • Patricia

    This is my husband playing footie with Kiri....

    http://youtu.be/YKopoK8y_8E

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  • deepthought42

    Torpedo, my family's shar-pei, had to have eye lid surgery today. Thanks to modern science, he is ok and now resting. Praise FSM! He isn't liking the cone though... :(

  • Paula T.

    Sorry to hear about Tornado's surgery and that he has to wear the cone.  I have rottweilers and in the past we've had to use the cone.  the poor things practically had to be led around so they didn't continuously run into walls and doorways.

    I received a catalog from "In the Company of Dogs" and they have a collar that helps keep pets from scratching or licking wounds.  Here is the link in case you want to check it out :)  

    http://www.inthecompanyofdogs.com/itemdy00.aspx?t1=d12207%20bk%20xs...

  • Steph S.

    Love all the cute pictures here.
    Sorry to hear about your dogs surgery Deepthought.
    Hope your dog gets better soon!
    Patricia love your Lols.