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dog gets jealous of boyfriend


dogs get attached to their humans. but sometimes that attachment is a bit over the top. watch what happens when this gets too close to her boyfriend.full story at youtube.more great dogs. posted by josh urich






dog breeder.


do you want to track your dogs pregnancy? this app is specially designed to do just that, enter dog breeder the app to find out how far along your dog is. just enter the mating date and it will calculate how far along your dog is and when your dog is due to have the puppies. you get all those amazing features for as little as free, there are no strings attached and no sketchy permissions. included features: days since mating date. days till birth. current week. current day. previous litters track up to last 4 litters. and of course some information about your dogs current status. i just want to thank you all for installing our app, really means a lot to us.






rescued yorkies now up to 123


an elderly couple said to have hoarded 92 yorkies in a feces-filled home in poway actually had 31 more dogs hidden off-site, the san diego humane society said friday. the little dogs were found at a different poway location on tuesday evening and taken into custody, spokeswoman kelli schry said. that increases the total number of dogs turned over by the couple to 123 — 114 dogs and nine puppies. already, more than 200 peole have reached out to the humane society via facebook or email to express interest in adopting the animals, schry said., but that doesn’t put them on any kind of list for consideration. updates on when the animals will be available for adoption, as well as how to apply, will be posted on the humane society’s website. schry suggested that people sign up for the society’s e






pack of hunting dogs found s dead in n.c.


woods.(p o: anagramm, getty images/istockp o)union county, n.c. -- authorities are asking the community for help after seven dogs were found s to death outside of charlotte.the union county sheriff's department said deputies located the dogs friday, however, the animals appeared to have been there for some time. the dogs were found on the side of morgan academy road.the dog rescue group, pawsitive impact nc dog rescue, posted on facebook after they received a "devastating" message about the dogs." urday morning karlei and i drove out to the location (morgan academy rd) that we were given to find a very gruesome, heartbreaking scene," the rescue's facebook post read. "seven dogs murdered! s in the head and their necks were broken."the group's facebook post said they took the dog's bodies to






geraci's lawsuit to keep dogs off condo elevators moving forward


the wife of a prominent chicago bankruptcy attorney is moving forward with a lawsuit against her condo ociation for forcing her to share the elevator with dogs.a chicago federal judge has ruled that holly geraci's housing discrimination lawsuit against the union square condominium ociation, where she shares a penthouse with her husband, peter francis geraci, can proceed on all but one count.geraci, who says she has a fear of dogs, claims the condo ociation not only denied her request to keep the canines from riding the elevator with her, but retaliated by encouraging residents to verbally attack her and by divulging private information about her condition."we had people on the board that seemed to have a paign to just drive us out," geraci said monday. "having these meetings about us and v






pack of hunting dogs found s dead in n.c.


woods.(p o: anagramm, getty images/istockp o) 97 connectlinkedinemailmoreunion county, n.c. -- authorities are asking the community for help after seven dogs were found s to death outside of charlotte.the union county sheriff's department said deputies located the dogs friday, however, the animals appeared to have been there for some time. the dogs were found on the side of morgan academy road.the dog rescue group, pawsitive impact nc dog rescue, posted on facebook after they received a "devastating" message about the dogs." urday morning karlei and i drove out to the location (morgan academy rd) that we were given to find a very gruesome, heartbreaking scene," the rescue's facebook post read. "seven dogs murdered! s in the head and their necks were broken."the group's facebook post said t






7 dogs found s , killed along rural north carolina road


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3 new breeds are ready to run with westminster dog show pack


new york (ap) — a winsome but hardworking hungarian herding dog, an ancient african hound and a playful, fur-free terrier are about to get their first s at the most famous u.s. canine championship.the pumi (poom’-ee), the sloughi (sloo-ghee) and the american hairless terrier will be newcomers at the westminster kennel club dog show next month in new york. they can compete among as many as 202 breeds and varieties for the coveted best in show award.dogs from the three newly eligible breeds were showcased at a preview news conference monday. more than 2,800 dogs are expected at the show, set for feb. 11, 13 and 14.besides the traditional breed judging, it includes agility and obedience competitions — and a non-competitive “meet the breeds” event that even includes cats this year.most read st






one dog killed, two injured, in mountain lion attacks in jefferson county – the


three dogs, in two separate incidents, were attacked by a mountain lion in the evergreen area of jefferson county this past week, including a fatal incident.the first attack happened at about 6 p.m. jan. 23 on snowshoe road, according to the jefferson county sheriff’s office. the dog’s injuries were not life-threatening.another attack took place at about 7 p.m. a day later in the 6900 block of lynx lair road. two dogs were attacked, and one was killed. the surviving dog has been given a rabies booster and is on a 45-day observation and essment.mountain lions are part of the wildlife habitat of jefferson county, as well as other metro counties, and residents should take safety precautions, including, not leaving pets and children alone or unattended outdoors.other safety tips include:mounta






cute dog hops like a bunny


this cute dog was probably raised by a bunny, or maybe he was just a bunny in a past life (of, the irony!). watch as he hops adorably around the yard.full story at youtube.more great dogs. posted by josh urich






husky doesn't know how to handle a hair clip


this poor husky doesn’t quite know what to make of this hair clip. it seems like the clip could be an enemy, or maybe prey, or maybe it’s just a mystery.full story at youtube.more great dogs. posted by josh urich






'a dogs purpose' opens to peta protests


lisa lange said her dog's purpose is to sleep on rainy days and play with toys. it's not, she said, to be a prop in a film so "hollywood producers can make a buck." lange, senior vice president of people for the ethical treatment of animals, was among dozens of demonstrators who gathered outside the arclight theater in hollywood on friday asking people to boycott the film "a dog's purpose," which on its opening night was already at the center of an animal abuse controversy.






deadman's island reveals the grisly history of kent


it is the island which has inspired tales of supernatural devil dogs and bodies buried without skulls.now, thanks to erosion, the real history of deadman's island off kent's north coast is being exposed.more than two centuries ago, the island, which lies opposite the isle of sheppey, was used as a burial ground for convicts who died on floating prisons, known as prison hulks.coffins and bones can now be found sticking out of the mud.you can see the full story on inside out, on one south east and london on monday 30 january at 19:30 gmt, and later on the iplayer.






3 new breeds set to compete at westminster dog show


new york  - a winsome but hardworking hungarian herding dog, an ancient african hound and a playful, fur-free terrier are about to get their first s at the most famous u.s. canine championship.the pumi is an ancient hungarian herding breed westminister dog show the pumi, the sloughi  and the american hairless terrier will be newcomers at the westminster kennel club dog show next month in new york. they can compete among as many as 202 breeds and varieties for the coveted best in show award.the pumi has a “whimsical expression” built right into the standards, or official judging guidelines, for the bushy-coated, curly-tailed, big-eared breed. owners hear “your dog’s so cute!” so often that they’ve turned it into an acronym.the sloughi, or arabian greyhound, is also an athletic dog, with a h






gordon heights home partially destroyed by fire, officials say


advertisement | advertise on newsdaya fire that started outside the front door of a home in gordon heights on sunday destroyed at least one side of the structure, but there were no injuries, a spokeswoman for the hamlet’s fire department said.the spokeswoman, who asked not to be identified, said the blaze broke out at 10:05 a.m. at a house on park lane. she said a mother, her two children and two dogs inside had escaped by...






this week in weird twitter, volume 85


few people realize that wolves and ancient wolf-like dogs aren’t the only canines that once roamed the earth, predating like the bosses they are and seeking out cave paintings depicting the question, “who’s a good boy?” there was another pack of canines, ones that were early-adopters of the fine art of canine specialization: welsh corgis.the breed started with just four small dogs that the wolves and other ancients used to herd the giant otters that provided roughly 73% of their nourishment. those four, much like the pevensie children, ended up breaking off and going on some adventures that may or may not have involved centaurs, minotaurs, and other gmo animals.eventually, the four arrived in wales and begin growing their numbers, both through recruitment of other small herding dogs with p






3 new breeds set to compete at westminster dog show


new york  - a winsome but hardworking hungarian herding dog, an ancient african hound and a playful, fur-free terrier are about to get their first s at the most famous u.s. canine championship.the pumi is an ancient hungarian herding breed westminister dog show the pumi, the sloughi  and the american hairless terrier will be newcomers at the westminster kennel club dog show next month in new york. they can compete among as many as 202 breeds and varieties for the coveted best in show award.dogs from the three newly eligible breeds were showcased at a preview news conference monday. more than 2,800 dogs are expected at the show, set for feb. 11, 13 and 14.besides the traditional breed judging, it includes agility and obedience competitions - and a non-competitive “meet the breeds” event tha






with tortorella's dog ailing, gretzky becomes all-star coach


los angeles — wayne gretzky will coach the metropolitan division team in the nhl all-star game on sunday. he is replacing columbus' john tortorella, who is skipping the weekend festivities because one of his dogs is ailing.the nhl announced the move urday before gretzky coached a celebrity hockey game at staples center.tortorella's decision comes late in the week, forcing the nhl to scramble for a replacement to coach one of the four divisional teams in the 3-on-3 tournament format.the league found a decent replacement in gretzky, the leading scorer in nhl history and the former coach of the phoenix coyotes. he also played eight seasons for the host los angeles kings.montreal's michel therrien, minnesota's bruce boudreau and san jose's peter deboer are the other three coaches.






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salena zito on 2016 voters, blue dogs, and political sports media


salena zito spent the last year and a half driving across the country and interviewing over 4,000 americans. zito and domenech discuss how blue states turned red, how the democratic party has changed, and how politics has seemed to infest every area of our lives, including our sports.zito is a cnn contributor, columnist at the new york post, and reporter at the washington examiner. she said middle america has a different idea of what they want to aspire to. “people fundamentally want to be part of something bigger than themselves,” she said. “elites do not understand that because a lot of them don’t believe anything is bigger than themselves.”as espn continues to loose subscribers, their programming continues to increase the amount of political news replacing actual highlights or sports an






what made feral kittens stop using their shelter?


dear joan: i have feral kittens in my backyard. i have a sheltered little house for them to get out of the elements. it has a deck and a house large enough for two cats.when i first put it outside, they took to it right away. they would sleep on the deck or inside. now they seem to avoid it.any ideas on what might have happened, and how to get them back using it?bob figueroa, bay areadear bob: cats can be finicky, even the ones who rely on the kindness of strangers. however, this sound like something inside the house changed.have you checked it for signs of someone else using it? a skunk, opossum, raccoon, fox or even other feral cats might have moved in and have pushed your cats out.most of the animals would be more likely to use the shelter in the daytime, then venture out at dusk to loo






gordon heights home partially destroyed by fire, officials say


a fire that started outside the front door of a home in gordon heights on sunday destroyed at least one side of the structure, but there were no injuries, a spokeswoman for the hamlet’s fire department said.the spokeswoman, who asked not to be identified, said the blaze broke out at 10:05 a.m. at a house on park lane. she said a mother, her two children and two dogs inside had escaped by the time firefighters arrived.advertisement | advertise on newsdaysevere damage was caused to the first and second floors of the house and the fire “originated out by the front door,” the spokeswoman said. but she said the cause of the blaze had not officially been determined.the blaze took about an hour to bring under control, the spokeswoman said.in addition to gordon heights, firefighters from medford,






dennis quaid: optimism and luck in abundance


dennis quaid played the brash mercury astronaut gordon cooper in the 1983 film “the right stuff.” now he’s starring in a new movie some animal rights activists are saying is the wrong stuff. tracy smith questions him about that -- and much more -- for our sunday profile: you might say that dennis quaid has been a bit overwhelmed lately.he’s made more than 70 movies, but few have caused an uproar like this one. “a dog’s purpose” is about the good dogs do for mankind. but all that sentiment took a backseat 10 days ago when a tape surfaced showing what looks like a dog being forced to do a pool stunt during filming.when asked his reaction from seeing the video, quaid said, “i was really shocked, to tell you the truth, when i first saw it. and i didn’t like what i saw. but i do know my own exp






facebook atwitter over friendly fox sightings in southern minnesota


a friendly pet fox named notchi has gone missing from his lakeville home and is gallivanting across southern minnesota, despite multiple run-ins with humans, a social media paign and a $1,000 reward for his return.notchi, a tame, 8-month-old red fox, was rescued from a fur farm as a kit by mikayla raines, 21, who has a usda license to keep foxes. notchi has distinctive silver and white markings because foxes used for fur often are bred over generations for unique colors.foxes generally make poor pets, raines said, because they mark their territory and chew things up.“there’s just a special bond that i have with foxes that i can’t explain,” raines said. “you have to work hard to bond with a fox, but i like the challenge.”more than 50 people have spotted notchi traipsing from lonsdale to was






facebook atwitter over friendly fox sightings in southern minnesota


a friendly pet fox named notchi has gone missing from his lakeville home and is gallivanting across southern minnesota, despite multiple run-ins with humans, a social media paign and a $1,000 reward for his return.notchi, a tame, 8-month-old red fox, was rescued from a fur farm as a kit by mikayla raines, 21, who has a usda license to keep foxes. notchi has distinctive silver and white markings because foxes used for fur often are bred over generations for unique colors.foxes generally make poor pets, raines said, because they mark their territory and chew things up.“there’s just a special bond that i have with foxes that i can’t explain,” raines said. “you have to work hard to bond with a fox, but i like the challenge.”more than 50 people have spotted notchi traipsing from lonsdale to was






amd's new radeon driver is optimized for barbarian use


why it matters to you radeon-branded g hics cards should see improve performance for a couple betas and five pc games with prior issues.on monday, amd released its newest driver for radeon-branded g hics cards: radeon software crimson relive edition 17.1.2. it’s optimized for the new conan exiles beta from funcom and ubisoft’s beta for tom clancy’s ghost recon wildlands. the new driver also fixes issues with five specific games including diablo iii and watch dogs 2.for starters, here are the resolved gaming issues:gameproblemdiablo iii:directx 9 caused corrupted smoke or lighting effects.————–fifa 17:systems with hybrid g hics or amd powerxpress configurations experienced a black screen at launch.————–watch dogs 2:systems with radeon rx 300 cards saw intermittent game crashes after extend






bobcat escapes from national zoo in washington


washington — a bobcat that escaped from its enclosure at the national zoo is perfectly capable of surviving in the wild and would find plenty to eat in a leafy park nearby, zoo officials said monday.the female bobcat, believed to be about 7 years old, was found to be missing monday morning when it didn't show up for breakfast. at the zoo, the bobcat is known as ollie.the bobcat poses no danger to the public, the zoo said.while no bobcats are known to live in rock creek park, which surrounds the zoo, bobcats are native to much of north america, including the mid-atlantic region. the park, run by the national park service, occupies more than 1,700 acres of the nation's capital."we know that she is absolutely capable of surviving, even thriving, in this area," said brandie smith, the zoo's oc






extensive search along alameda creek for missing woman on urday


fremont – more than 100 trained search-and-rescue crews turned out urday in an effort to find an 18-year-old tracy woman whose car plunged into alameda creek on jan. 21.jayda jenkins has been missing since her 2000 honda accord went into the raging creek waters after a collision with another vehicle on niles canyon road east of palomares canyon road.taking part in urday’s efforts are more than 100 search and rescue team members from the sheriff’s department and surrounding counties. sheriff’s deputies, fremont police, and alameda county and fremont firefighters also participated.they are isted by cadaver dogs, drones, helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft.  the search will extend all the way to san francisco bay but concentrated on a two mile stretch of the creek from near where the car went






extensive search along alameda creek for missing woman on urday – the mercury ne


fremont – more than 100 trained search-and-rescue crews turned out urday in an effort to find an 18-year-old tracy woman whose car plunged into alameda creek on jan. 21.jayda jenkins has been missing since her 2000 honda accord went into the raging creek waters after a collision with another vehicle on niles canyon road east of palomares canyon road.taking part in urday’s efforts are more than 100 search and rescue team members from the sheriff’s department and surrounding counties. sheriff’s deputies, fremont police, and alameda county and fremont firefighters also participated.they are isted by cadaver dogs, drones, helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft.  the search will extend all the way to san francisco bay but concentrated on a two mile stretch of the creek from near where the car went






radeon software crimson relive edition 17.1.2 supports 'conan exiles' and 'ghost


amd released a new radeon software crimson relive edition driver. version 17.1.2 fixed several nagging issues with various games and settings, in addition to adding support for a pair of beta-version games.the driver update remedied a handful of known issues, including:smoke and lighting effect problems in diablo iii using directx 9an issue where you would get a black screen at launch in fifa 17 when using hybrid g hics or amd powerxpress system configurationsintermittent game crashes in watch dogs 2 with some rx 300-series productsflickering in the store preview pages after changing settings with a multi-gpu setup in paragoncrashes and application hangs in forza horizon 3 with the blizzard mountain dlc on select radeon productsadditionally, the new radeon software crimson relive edition 1






playmobil's new ghostbusters toys are so great you'll wish you had a childhood d


first teased back in june of last year, we got our first official p os of some of the new playmobil ghostbusters sets a little later in the year in october. but as the toys move closer to finally being available come may of this year, playmobil is revealing all of the details at the nuremberg international toy fair that gets underway starting on wednesday. but why wait another 24 hours when we’ve got everything you need to know right now?ecto-1arguably one of the most iconic vehicles in movie history, you can’t have a ghostbusters toy line without a tiny version of ecto-1. the playmobil version features working lights and movie-authentic sound effects (powered by a trio of aaa batteries), a removable roof allowing figures to be placed inside, and silicon slime splatters that can be stuck a






your california bucket list: essential adventures and experiences in the golden


why: for a brush with fame and maybe a view of doowylloh -- those familiar white capital letters from above and behind. what: legions of tourists make the hike to the hollywood sign on mt. lee (elevation 1,708 feet), but many of them make enemies in beachwood canyon, the neighborhood under the sign. not you. you might even make friends because you won’t stop in the middle of north beachwood drive to take p os. and you’ll park legally (which means doing this on a weekday or adding a quarter-mile to your hike) or you'll take a ride-share or a taxi to the starting point. but which starting point? if you want to wind up above the sign's 45-foot-tall letters, looking down through a chain-link fence, one route, often known as the hollyridge trail , begins at the end of north beachwood driv






zooper abc animals


this fun app--including bubble blowing bees and disco dancing dogs--provides animation, rhymes, sound effects, letter tracing, guessing games and phonics. as an extra treat, it also offers 26 zooper dooper bloopers--hilarious outtakes for each animal that lead to hours of additional entertainment. more: description: our abc app invites pre-schoolers to explore, interact, play, laugh and learn the abcs. what's really exciting is that research shows that humor plays a big part in a child's intellectual, social and emotional development. from a to z, this app encourages lots of laughing and learning for kids--and parents. learn about: all 26 letters of the alphabet- phonics and the sound of each letter - how to apply the sound of a letter to different objects that start with that letter- h






moto mania micro dirt bike


this micro version takes a ntage of the higher resolution devices and allows you to see more of the action. ''you can't help but get right back on and try again, giving moto mania that addictive quality that keeps gamers coming back for more. ''8/10 theiphoneappreview.com''when you need to relax and kill some time, you will agree it's worth $. 99. ''5/5 ratedgforgeek.com''i haven't had this much fun crashing and burning since playing the original burnout. ''appshouter.com''both courses have numerous tracks that become progressively more difficult, and the player is always invited to replay the tracks to set a new record time. this gives moto mania great replay value. the gameplay is actually very good. ''7/10 appcraver.comrace your way through dozens of levels in this physics based ragd






brooklyn center residents worry over taste, smell of water


these days, when julie bourque whips up spaghetti for dinner in her brooklyn center kitchen, she keeps a jug of store-bought water nearby. her mac and cheese “tasted like bleach” several months ago, and she has since shunned tap water for cooking.“i don’t feel safe giving it to my daughter anymore,” she said.bourque’s worries underscore a concern shared by households scattered throughout the city: the water reeks of chlorine and sometimes contains black specks.since the inner-ring suburb debuted a $20 million water treatment plant a year ago in january, about 200 complaints related to water have poured into the city. the issue also has hit local social media groups.some residents worry that the water is resulting in withered plants, skin issues and sick pets. others are uneasy about the bl






brooklyn center residents worry over taste, smell of water


these days, when julie bourque whips up spaghetti for dinner in her brooklyn center kitchen, she keeps a jug of store-bought water nearby. her mac and cheese "tasted like bleach" several months ago, and she has since shunned tap water for cooking."i don't feel safe giving it to my daughter anymore," she said.bourque's worries underscore a concern shared by households scattered throughout the city: the water reeks of chlorine and sometimes contains black specks.since the inner-ring suburb debuted a $20 million water treatment plant a year ago in january, about 200 complaints related to water have poured into the city. the issue also has hit local social media groups.some residents worry that the water is resulting in withered plants, skin issues and sick pets. others are uneasy about the bl






missing man found in rural shallow grave, employee arrested


cupertino — a week after he vanished amid mysterious circumstances, a well-known cupertino real-estate investor was found in a shallow grave in the central valley, apparently strangled by his employee, authorities and sources said.as the suspect hurriedly planned how he was going to elude suspicion, he reportedly told a relative that “he buried a problem up in the mountains.”it was one of several acts in which investigators say 38-year-old christopher charles ellebracht sloppily connected the dots to himself. before the thinly-veiled admission to his family, he tried to cash a forged check of the victim’s at an atm that p og hed him and his van. when he was arrested for brandishing a knife at someone near the burial site, he was still carrying the wallet of 70-year-old gin lu “tommy” shwe.






nvidia software upgrade 5.0 brings 4k hdr, android nougat to previous generation


updated, 1/27/2017, 5:33am ct: a change was made to clarify the gpu used in the new shield tv.nvidia released its shield tv software upgrade 5.0 for the previous version of the company’s streaming device, which updates the os to android 7.0 (nougat) and adds 4k hdr capabilities to the old model.the company announced the new shield tv (and its intent to get previous-version owners in on the new features) back at ces, where nvidia revealed its aspirations to make the shield tv an integral part of your smart home, offer more premium games, and upgrade the android os.the new shield tv features a smaller ch is than the previous version (shield tv 2015), but it has the same maxwell-based gpu under the hood as the previous iteration. however, it comes with a newly-designed controller that enables






beware d.c.! bobcat on the loose


washington  - a bobcat that escaped from its enclosure at the national zoo is perfectly capable of surviving in the wild and would find plenty to eat in a leafy park nearby, zoo officials said monday.the female bobcat, believed to be about 7 years old, was found to be missing monday morning when it didn’t show up for breakfast. at the zoo, the bobcat is known as ollie.the bobcat poses no danger to the public, the zoo said.while no bobcats are known to live in rock creek park, which surrounds the zoo, bobcats are native to much of north america, including the mid-atlantic region.“we know that she is absolutely capable of surviving, even thriving, in this area,” said brandie smith, the zoo’s ociate director of animal care. “we are prepared for the eventuality that she is not recaptured.”bobc






how to find a lost dog or cat


losing a dog or a cat is like losing a member of the family, and that’s scary. you’ll worry, you’ll fear for their well being, and you’ll turn over every rock until you find them. if your cat or dog is missing, this guide will help you get your furry friend home safe and sound, as quickly as possible.alert your neighbors and call local animal controlas soon as you know your pet is missing, immediately search the areas around your home first. there’s a chance your cat is just munching on some gr in the yard, or your dog is sniffing around your porch. if you don’t spot them, go door to door and let your neighbors know so they can keep an eye out for them. it’s possible they already found your pet without knowing it was yours.advertisementif your pet has an id microchip (and they absolutely s






the fda is cracking down on rogue genetic engineers


a fluorescent cat engineered by scientists using jelly fish genes. image: naturedavid ishee’s plan was simple, if not exactly free of complication. from the shed that functions as his laboratory in rural mississippi, he hoped to use genetic engineering to rid dogs of the types of terrible disorders caused by decades of high-end breeding. advertisementnow, on top of the obvious scientific hurdles, ishee has a new challenge to contend with: the fda.ishee is a bio er, one among a growing number of do-it-yourself scientists that the federal government is having an increasingly difficult time figuring out what to do with. advertisementsince the diy bio community first developed in the early aughts, it has largely avoided government regulation. but in 2017, cheaper equipment and simpler genetic






what's that boy, you want a smart collar? how about this one?


we’re all attuned to the behavior of our pets, so we generally have a good idea when something isn’t right, or when there’s a need for something more. usually food or play. however, our pet-sense is no use when we’re not around, either at work, or on vacation while our pet is having a little break away from home, too. the jagger and lewis smart dog collar, a new product launched on kickstarter, is designed to bridge that gap, by understanding your dog’s behavior, actions, and mood.cleverly, the jagger & lewis is a small device that attaches to your dog’s current collar, so there’s no need to swap it for one you may not like, or to avoid buying another collar in the future because you would not be able to use the tracking unit. it’s light at 30 grams, water resistant with an ip67 rating






comedy pet p og hy awards open for entries: digital p og hy review


looking to kickstart your pet's career as an internet sen ion? the organizers behind the comedy wildlife awards have a new competition that's a little closer to home. entries are now being accepted for the inaugural comedy pet p og hy awards, and the winner will be awarded £2000 for their funniest p o of a domestic animal. p os can be submitted online through may 31st. the competition is presented with the animal welfare society, and entries will be judged by a panel of nature and wildlife p og hers. the terms and conditions lay out all guidelines for qualifying entries, and they're refreshingly written in plain and simple english.tuesday 24th januaryfor immediate releaseinaugural comedy pets p og hy award has been launched following success of comedy wildlife p og hy awardslaunched by ren






'resident evil 7' denuvo protection defeated less than a week after launch


why it matters to you piracy continues to be a major concern for pc games, and denuvo's defeat means that publishers will have to step up their copy protection efforts in the months ahead.once thought uncrackable by pc er groups, the denuvo drm protecting the pc version of resident evil 7 was easily byp ed this weekend, allowing capcom’s game to be freely pirated less than a week after launch.the short time frame for the crack is significant, as denuvo’s drm was previously considered to be so difficult to decipher that some cracking groups refused to wrestle with its many intricacies. this weekend’s revelation will likely lead to the quick cracking and distribution of future denuvo-protected games.more: ‘resident evil 7’ is now out, and its first dlc isn’t far behindreleased worldwide thi






one man's quest to redeem eevee in competitive pokémon


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interesting thing of the day


last year on a trip to paris, i had one of the most gastronomically memorable days of my life. on a single day, i had the best baguette, the best pain au chocolat, the best cherries, and the best melon i’d ever eaten. without in any way meaning to slight the fine work of the bakers and produce sellers who contributed to the day’s find, something about the large number of factors that had to randomly converge to produce that experience struck me as cosmically significant. i don’t think it could have been planned or manipulated; it just had to happen, and i had to be in the right place at the right time, too.the very same thing could be said of the truffle, one of the world’s most expensive foods. i didn’t eat any truffles that day in paris—they were long out of season. but i couldn’t help t






one man's quest to redeem eevee in competitive pokémon


despite being a beloved pokémon, eevee has never been considered a strong pick for competitive play. for giovanni costa, that perception doesn’t matter: he has dedicated himself to proving everyone wrong about eevee.advertisementgiovanni costa is new to video game championship series (vgc), the global pokémon double-battle competition. he didn’t even know pokémon had a competitive side until sejun park won the 2014 world championship with a pachirisu on his team. seeing park win with something so unexpected gave costa the spark to get involved.“i always thought that was really cool of him to be able to take a pokémon that no one thought would be good and just make it good,” costa said. “i decided i wanted to do something like that.”advertisementcosta threw his hat into the ring during the






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i hope franz kafka brought a change of underwear. (image: fbi)a member of reddit gamergate hub kotakuinaction filed a freedom of information act request for documents pertaining to the fbi’s investigation of the online movement which they received last month. now those documents have been made public, and amid its 173 heavily-redacted pages is one email chain encapsulating how a year of the bureau’s efforts resulted in exactly zero prosecutions.advertisementthe initial complaint in the email thread titled “we need an update on our case” was filed by a woman in m achusetts—game developer and congressional hopeful brianna wu, according to a statement obtained by the verge, who was doxxed, threatened, and sent p os of mutilated dogs by those within the movement. the thread begins with an emai






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the steam platform is a digital distribution platform and one of the first of its kind. in addition to allowing one to purchase and games, it utilized its online nature to keep games updated automatically and later on connect them to various steam-powered services.in the earliest days of the platform, steam was an annoyance that pc gamers had to deal with to play the latest valve titles. nowadays, steam is used by nearly all pc gamers, with a large number of them refusing to buy their pc games anywhere else. there’s many reasons for this: the in-game overlay and social networking features, the abundance of sales and cheap games, and the integration of game features with the steam platform.now that you know what steam is, let’s cover the “rules” of shopping on steam.never buy a game that’s






best ssds of 2017 - solid state drive comparison charts and reviews


as cpu performance hits new and unforeseen heights, processors increasingly spend time waiting on data from hard drives. this is what makes storage today's most glaring bottleneck, and overcoming it requires an ssd. frankly, the real-world differences between ssds in a desktop environment aren't altogether large. the most noticeable performance increase occurs when you go from a hard disk to just about any solid-state drive.more: how to build a pcmore: how we test hdds and ssdsmore: all storage contentjanuary 2017 updatesabout our recommendationswe only recommend ssds we've actually tested.we base the list on us prices from online retailers.in other countries or at retail stores, your mileage will most certainly vary.these are new ssd prices. no used or open-box offers are in the list.our