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Stray Pit Bull Wandering Outside Checkers Can’t Stop Smiling After Getting Rescued By Local South African

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CAPE TOWN, ZA - Few breeds of dog divide people quite like Pit Bulls. But whether you love them or you hate them, there’s no denying that Brinks the Pit Bull is difficult not to like. Just look at that smile! The stray pitbull was out wandering around Checkers in central Cape Town for nearly a week. One evening, the stray bumped into a human and his dog. The human was Jon, his dog was Demo, and the three of them hit it off instantly. Jon decided to take Brinks in while he tried to find the lost dog’s owner,...

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Norsk mann ble kastet av flyet for å ha laget for mye lyd mens han spilte på telefonen – Hadde aldri ventet at dette skulle skje …

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OSLO, Norway - A passenger was allegedly removed off a Scandinavian Airlines flight from Oslo to Stockholm, after he refused to stop using his phone as the plane taxied for takeoff, according to the man involved and a series of videos posted to YouTube and a blogpost from the passenger who filmed them. Bard Stenberg told NBC News he had an urgent need to use his phone after everyone had boarded Scandinavian Flight 2035 on April 18, and after hearing his plane was third in line to take off, flight attendants became worried about what the man was doing on...

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The Real Cost of Pet Care

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Think about it: acquiring a pet dog or cat could entail a financial and emotional commitment of anything up to 20 years. To put it another way: the cat you present to your child in grade three could still be around when she graduates from university, by which time it will undoubtedly be frail and cranky, requiring frequent – and probably expensive – visits to the vet. Evidence suggests that many people underestimate the cost of caring for their pets. Whereas they might be diligent in budgeting for items such as home maintenance, car repairs and their children’s education, they...

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Pet Care in Denmark

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Pet ownership in Denmark has been on the rise for years, even during times of economic downturn. Maybe that’s because we no longer see pets as luxuries (or workers) but rather as additions to our families. As a result, pet care is more important than ever. Want to know how to travel with your cat? Where to board your dog while you’re away? Who to go to when your gerbil has a cough? We’ve got your answers! So: sit. Stay. Read. BRINGING AN ANIMAL INTO DENMARK – CATS, DOGS, FERRETS Moving with a pet can be vaguely traumatic for both...

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Irish Man Was Kicked Off Flight For Not Turning Off Phone - His Reason Is Unbelievable.

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DUBLIN, Ireland - A passenger was allegedly removed off a RyanAir flight from Dublin to London, after he refused to stop using his phone as the plane taxied for takeoff, according to the man involved and a series of videos posted to YouTube and a blogpost from the passenger who filmed them. Billy McKinney told NBC News he had an urgent need to use his phone after everyone had boarded RyanAir Flight 2035 on April 18, and after hearing his plane was third in line to take off, flight attendants became worried about what the man was doing on his...

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