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LUXURY DOG HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS IN MALAYSIA

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This particular hotel offers up rooms for the dogs, crafted in a contemporary ‘Snoopy’ style shape of concrete with a peaked roof. WHBC Architects created this lush green space for Fido and friends where there is more than enough space to roam, frolic and play. Four acres of a natural habitat showcases these concrete spaces interspersed throughout the entire area. Through boulders, large trees and plenty of shrubbery– this space for dogs is ideal, and let’s face it, places like this are far and few between.

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Olive Ridley Turtle-hatching Season

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Cameramen and volunteers surround an Olive Ridley turtle (Lepidochelys olivacea) as she lays eggs on a beach in Tomatlan November 15, 2013. Twenty years ago, Mexico’s government implemented ecological plans to protect the sea turtles from being hunted for their leather and meat and established conservation areas and a pay system for local residents to protect turtle nests. Millions of baby turtles hatch on the shores in November and December, according to an environmental group. It is estimated that in 2012, there were 20 million newborns. Hatching season is still underway, but officials say they expect there will be even more turtles born this year. (Photo by Alejandro Acosta/Reuters)

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Newborn Lion Cubs Die in Hamas-run Zoo in Gaza

Gaza authorities say two newborn lion cubs just unveiled by Hamas as prized additions in a zoo they run have died. Mohammad Abdel-Rahman, the acting manager of the Beit Lahiya zoo in northern Gaza, said Thursday the cubs died of an unspecified illness. He said the zoo’s staff was unable to save them because they lacked experience in caring for newborn cubs.

Hamas unveiled the cubs – a male and a female – and named them for last year’s war between Hamas militants and Israel. One was named Fajr after an Iranian-type missile used in the fighting. The other was called Sejil for the name of the campaign. Their mother, a four-year-old African lioness, was smuggled into Gaza via tunnels from Egypt. Gaza zoos have a spotty animal welfare record

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A pair of African lions, new parents of a male, Fajer, and a female, Sejeel, rest at Besan Zoo in Beit Lahiya, northern Gaza Strip, Tuesday, November 19, 2013. For the first time in the Gaza Strip, a lion has given birth to two cubs, on Sunday evening. The 6 year-old African lion, which was smuggled through the tunnels four years ago, gave birth in normal conditions according to the northern Gaza Besan Zoo. The manger has named the male cub Fajer in reference to the Iranian made Fajer rockets which were used during 8 days of fighting between Gaza militants and Israel in 2012, and the female Sejeel, the name which Hamas called their offensive. (Photo by Hatem Moussa/AP Photo)

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Wets Dogs Photography Part 2

If you’re having a bad day or feeling down, I can assure you that after seeing these photos of wet dogs you’ll feel a lot better.
French photographer Sophie Gamand created this funny photo series called “Wet Dog” during their grooming.
Sophie is well known for her photography of pets and their owners, she has been focusing on pets, especially dogs since 2011 and the human relation between them.

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Gift Ideas | Dog Lover

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Another great gift roundup by blessthisstuff.com, this time they have selected a list of cool products for man´s best friend. Full list at blessthisstuff.com

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Lion As Pet In 1955

If you think that having an exotic pet is something from this modern time period, then think again.
These days there are plenty of people which have lion pets or are very close to these wild animals that they seem them as family.

But there was a man called Charles Edward Hipp, who back in 1955 adopted a lion cub named Blondie from the Dallas Zoo. Luckily a photographer called Joe Scherschel has captured those moments to show to the world…

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The complete Guide for professionals of dog´s hairdressing by Miguel Lluch and Ana Mª Barreiro

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The result of his long experience as professional groomers and breeders of poodles, with the affix Boppin Box , Miguel Lluch and Ana Maria Barreiro have just written Guía de Peluquería Canina “, published by Editions PSH (Pet Show’s Hairdresser ).  A complete and very educational handbook, the result is so good that not only be useful to those professionals who wish to improve and expand their knowledge of dog grooming business , but those who are linked in some way to the dog´s breed world. The book talks and shows by illustrations , created by Miguel Lluch , dog breeds most representative in the field of dog hairdressing business , but indeed- while taking into official standards FCI ( FCI ) , so all the tips and guidelines given in the Guide for the care and properly apply techniques that each dog breed or mestizo need , start the breed standard. More

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Perrunías Machine, a space to small touches of humor

Under the microscope of our artist and collaborator J. Coca, born Perrunías Machine. A space to and from the humor, anecdotes and meetings about our dogs.

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Wet Dogs By Sophie Gamand

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In collaboration with Pet Stylist Ruben Santana, Sophie Gamand has photographed dogs as they are being washed before grooming. The way the water plays with their hair, and their facial expressions as the water is poured on them creates striking portraits that resemble famous humans or important characters.

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Best of the Week Cute Animal Pictures

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This post is part of our weekly series: showing some really cute and funny animal pictures around the world, so you can have a good mood after a week of hard work. If you want to share your cute animal pictures with our readers, just register and upload them to our site. Sit back, relax and enjoy the post.

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The social dog of Keith Haring

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A few days ago, silosperroshablaran enjoyed reading an entertaining post of Professor Moriarty, blogger of Las Mil Vidas (LMVs) on Keith Haring and his artistic ability to blend the pop with the primitive and involve in his work, at the same time,  toWarhol, the photographer Mapplethorpe and the actress Grace Jones. What led us to realize that we shared a fascination with this pop art graffiti artist for whom the dog represented in his work one of the most important icons and revolutionaries, as a social and protest.

So today we have the special collaboration of Moriarty, talking about the Keith Haring´s work and his social dog. Here you have his post:

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Keith Haring (1958-1990) at first drew on black panels that were used to cover old advertisements in the subway in New York , and did so anonymously and compulsive , we could say that is an ancestor of Bansky as ” visible author ” in the ” Street Art ” .

But soon it became a public figure since his message about ” democratize art ” , quickly noticed the ” art scene of the time.”
Early resorted to images of dogs barking , sometimes as a metaphor for the protest that people should do on the socioeconomic situation of the moment, and at other times as a symbol of the authoritarian and oppressive . Many times beside his famous ” Radiant Baby ” , a symbol of human potential .

“We decided that we loved you ,
which is pretty funny the first day that you meet someone .
My guide and protector,
my eyes and ears .
Never subtle to show their praise.
I never lie ,
and that’s why I love him , I’m sure “

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Melanie Faith Dove and Andrew Chapman – ‘Working Dogs’ Book

Photographers Melanie Faith Dove and Andrew Chapman have collaborated on a project about the dogs that work in our outback. ‘Working Dogs‘ book launched on Sunday October 27 at Collingwood Children’s farm here is a collection of their pictures documenting the bonds between farmers and their dogs.

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Chocolate or Red Border Collies, Floss and Pepper pup at Vin Stapleton’s Bushfield Property, February 2013. Photo by Melanie Faith Dove

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Dog Pageant by Sophie Gamand

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The “Doggie moms” are women (and sometimes men) carrying dressed up toy dogs in purses everywhere they go. Through their dogs, they meet regularly, often for animal-related charity events, and for each occasion have their dog wear hundreds of dollars in bedazzled outfits.

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Elephant versus Hippo

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Wildlife photographer Rian van Schalkwyk captured the spectacular scene as he watched the animals grazing at a safari park in Namibia. They say a mother will do anything for her child – even if it means putting herself in harm’s way. This fully-grown hippo was flipped several feet into the air as she stood her ground against an aggressive elephant bull, giving her calf time to scamper to safety. Amazingly, the mother emerged relatively unscathed from the attack, apparently suffering nothing worse than a little gash on the side of her body and a rather bruised ego. The scene was captured by wildlife photographer Rian van Schalkwyk, 40, at the Erindi Private Game Reserve in Windhoek, Namibia. (Photos by Rian van Schalkwyk/Barcroft Media)

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PetChatz

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PetChatz lets you be there with your pet from anywhere, hear and see each other while apart. Reward them with snacks and sniffs they love. Record and share fun videos. Play even when you’re away.

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