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Wholesome Facts that are Nice for a Change

For all the creepy unsettling facts out there, it's goof to have a balance of nice facts to counteract all the messed up ones. For every fact about brain eating zombie fungi or how many missing nuclear bombs there are in the world, there's another fact about how cows have best friends and how much of a bro Jupiter is.

Nice and happy facts | some_random_Potatos 30.2k points 2 days ago edited 2 days ago e dog/wolf movies where they use real life dog actors people who have edit all sometimes have add cgi tails because they dogs can't stop wagging their tail as they are so happy
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Tumblr Thread: Cats And Their Journey To Domestication

This Tumblr thread goes hard on the history behind how cats ended up being domesticated. Perhaps the most surprising takeaway from all this information is that we foolishly annoy these fearless predators. Not a good idea, not a good idea at all. 

Tumblr thread explains cats' path toward domestication | koryos CATS let's talk about housecats and fucking weird they are evolutionarily/anthropologically like who thought good idea have tiny malicious predators our homes anyways not us actually) are they even domesticated yes) do they even feel LOVE yes) LET'S LEARN ABOUT CATS
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In all our years of watching various monkeys and great apes eating bananas, we didn't know that some, or at least this one, has a preference to pull off those bitter fibrous strings just under the peel. It's up there in the top three parts of the banana that are most uncomfortable to eat, and we have to agree with its decision.

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Weird and Awkward Taxidermy

If you're gonna go through the trouble of emptying out an animal, filling it with sawdust, gluing on some googly eyes and showing it off, it would behoove you to try your absolute best. These ones didn't fare so well in the afterlife. They say practice makes perfect but... yikes.

Awkward and bad taxidermy | creepy funny taxidermy manatee with a surprised expression on its face | weird bear gopher mammal cringe wtf scary
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This one can be enjoyed with sound all the way up, so you get all the little bloops and flops of a living pile of catfish. Apparently as wetlands dry out annually, the process leaves stranded deposits of wildlife. In this case it's oodles of walking catfish, which is an invasive species.

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Twitter Thread: Incorrigible Cat Invades Man's Home

Larry is a national treasure. Buckle up for a true rollercoaster of a story, about a cat that refused to play by the rules, and an old dude named Larry that couldn't be bothered to care. 

A fun Twitter thread about a wild dude and his cat | tweet by Christopher Ingraham Follow @_cingraham CAT DRAMA: This orange moron, one our three cats, has been missing 36 hours. Wife put out missing kitty alert on Facebook (1/n) Red Lake Fals V
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Tumblr Thread: "Master" In Animal Sciences Gets Schooled On Horses

Sometimes folks on the internet step up to deliver the enlightening, necessary, thorough callouts that the internet's clueless individuals basically ask for. In this case, we have a "master" in Animal Sciences receiving more of an education on how horses and their legs work. 

Master in animal sciences gets schooled on horses | horses (and horsey creatures certain can get around just fine on 3 legs, no prosthetics needed (depending on which leg is missing just so long as don't ride them 80% sure can't ride them if they've only 3 legs Umm have master's animal science and think must not be anything horse-related. Well gon' learn today! First quick lesson on equine anatomy. They walk on last bone single toe. This is different human which walk on quarter bones our entire
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Owner Accidentally Starts War Between Cat And Dog

The dynamics that can evolve between one's cats and dogs is something else, man. Sometimes it's a blossoming friendship that's nothing short of beautiful and wholesome, while other times, well, we get a little war like this. That dog certainly learned its lesson. Cats are clever little beings. 

Pet owner accidentally starts a war between their cat and dog | Tifu by starting war between my cat and dog. S This all began last week after decided treat my cats new kitty condo. My boy loved played with fuzzy ball on spring and fuzzy ball dangled inside hide away all time course this created some jealousy my dog poor fuzzy ball on spring didn't even make 24 hours before my dog tore off and decided his tear up.
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Here's a robin trying desperately to repeatedly cram a huge blueberry directly into its kid's mouth. After all that effort, the thing can't seem to hork it down. Man, baby robins are ugly.

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Here's a goose speaking the language of jazz with a sax-wielding farmer. Or at least it's trying to. Get ready for two new up-and-comers in the world of jazz, it's Louis Farmstrong and Goose Ellington.

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Tumblr User Explains Why Lone Baby Deer Is Probably Fine

A limited knowledge of animals and a well timed photo can send the wrong message, and this person is here to explain why it's probably not as sad as it looks. For more people enlightening other people on how animals actually work, here's a thread on farm animals that takes a dark turn.

Tumblr thread on why Deer leave their fawns alone | fawn curled up beside fake deer which is used target practice | vampireapologist lot people are super upset by this, so here is reminder someone who has worked professionally with deer fawn tucked down alone like this is almost never an orphan. Fawns are extremely small, and their best defense is stay hidden as often as possible. Unless they are nursing or moving new spot, tucking themselves down grass or against bigger objects is their best de
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Funny and Weird Animal Memes and Moments

Animals have just as many strange and awkward moments as people, probably more. Whereas you may have been embarrassed by what you did at the store the other day, a cat might have a similar feeling about having dunked its whole face into a bowl of nacho cheese. If you feel yourself overcome by the animals, here's a tumblr thread explaining how stupid people get around pets.

Funny and weird animal memes and moments | go out and someone's wearing same outfit as white dog wearing a cone around its neck looking at a lamp | slab-o-meat anyone got picture cat dunked its face nacho cheese punch
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If you ever wanted to hear what it was like if Seal was just a bunch of seals, then here's that. Next we'd like to see what they can do with Korn.

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This guy happened to find an alligator in the sewer in front of his house. You know, just kinda chillin'. Waiting in the darkness. With its piercing yellow eyes.

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This pig got into some fermented corn and ended up getting wasted. In an attempt to right the pig, she accidentally rolled down yonder hill.