Two Cats In Japan Have Been Trying To Sneak Into A Museum For Years (30 Pics)

Two Cats In Japan Have Been Trying To Sneak Into A Museum For Years (30 Pics)

What do you do after you fail? Purr your disappointment away and try harder. Two devoted art lovers have been trying to get into the Hiroshima Onomichi City Museum of Art for YEARS now, but have been consistently kicked out just as they were entering it. Meet Ken Chan and Gosaku, the most persistent feline out there. Show Full Text It started a couple of years ago when the meowseum debuted a show entitled “Cats — Mitsuaki Iwago Photography Exhibition.” Just days after the exhibit opened, an unusual visitor arrived, creating the best…continue reading →
Gay Man Travels 2 Hours To Adopt A Cat, Gets Turned Down For Being Gay

Gay Man Travels 2 Hours To Adopt A Cat, Gets Turned Down For Being Gay

What makes you a good cat dad? Love for the animal? Owning a flat with a large enclosed outside space? Nope. Your sexuality, apparently. Show Full Text Alex Andreou is a UK-based writer and actor who recently decided it was time to adopt a kitty. Following an ad, he traveled two hours to meet a person who said their little furball was in desperate need of re-homing. However, they changed their mind after finding out that Alex is gay. And that’s just the beginning of the story. As the bigot turned out to…continue reading →
Iceland’s Ad Pointing Out The Harm That The Palm Oil Industry Has Done To Rainforests Is Being Banned In The UK For Being Too Political

Iceland’s Ad Pointing Out The Harm That The Palm Oil Industry Has Done To Rainforests Is Being Banned In The UK For Being Too Political

Iceland, a UK-based retail store chain, reported that their new Christmas ad was banned off TV. The advert, that was originally a short film made by Greenpeace, focuses on palm oil and its dangers to the environment, especially the rampant deforestation in such regions like Malaysia and Indonesia, where more than 2,5 million acres of rainforest are lost every year.  The cutting of trees to make space for oil palms has led to a severe orangutan population drop with 3 remaining species categorized as critically endangered. According to the Orangutan Foundation International (OFI), it is estimated…continue reading →
Iceland’s New Christmas Ad Gets Banned For Being “Too Political”

Iceland’s New Christmas Ad Gets Banned For Being “Too Political”

Iceland, a UK-based retail store chain, reported that their new Christmas ad was banned off TV. The advert, that was originally a short film made by Greenpeace, focuses on palm oil and its dangers to the environment, especially the rampant deforestation in such regions like Malaysia and Indonesia, where more than 2,5 million acres of rainforest are lost every year.  The cutting of trees to make space for oil palms has led to a severe orangutan population drop with 3 remaining species categorized as critically endangered. According to the Orangutan Foundation International (OFI), it is estimated…continue reading →
A Man Found A Baby Squirrel On His Bed, And The Pics Of It Growing Up Will Make Your Day

A Man Found A Baby Squirrel On His Bed, And The Pics Of It Growing Up Will Make Your Day

One day a man came back home, only to find that a mother squirrel had made a nest of twigs, dried pines and branches on his bed for her two newborn squirrels. Show Full Text Wildlife rehabilitators Christina and Michael were called out to the unusual incident, and tried to reunite the babies with their mother. However, busy with fetching materials for the nest, mother squirrel had no intention of taking the babies with her. Eventually, she stopped coming back at all. Unfortunately, one of the baby squirrels didn’t make it, and after…continue reading →
Man Finds The Grumpiest Cat Ever, And Each And Every Of Pic Him Is Grumpy

Man Finds The Grumpiest Cat Ever, And Each And Every Of Pic Him Is Grumpy

Meet Saul, aka Grumpy Cat 2.0. It was found aimlessly wandering the streets of London, hurt and in dire need of help. When a good samaritan spotted him, the kitty was in such a bad condition, they immediately contacted the RSPCA. The organization sent an officer to rescue the poor thing, taking it to the RSPCA’s Putney Animal Hospital. Show Full Text “He was in a very sorry state … and had discharge coming from his eyes and nose and looked very poorly indeed,” Caroline Allen, London veterinary director for the RSPCA, said…continue reading →
A Man Found The Grumpiest Cat Ever That Was Badly Injured In The Streets Of London

A Man Found The Grumpiest Cat Ever That Was Badly Injured In The Streets Of London

Meet Saul, aka Grumpy Cat 2.0. It was found aimlessly wandering the streets of London, hurt and in dire need of help. When a good samaritan spotted him, the kitty was in such a bad condition, they immediately contacted the RSPCA. The organization sent an officer to rescue the poor thing, taking it to the RSPCA’s Putney Animal Hospital. Show Full Text “He was in a very sorry state … and had discharge coming from his eyes and nose and looked very poorly indeed,” Caroline Allen, London veterinary director for the RSPCA, said…continue reading →
I Photograph Animals Every Halloween

I Photograph Animals Every Halloween

I'm a photographer based in New Zealand who specializes in working with animals, particularly cats. Show Full Text Halloween is my favorite holiday so every year I try to shoot some crazy Halloween images. Here is a selection of some of my favorites from the past few years! More info: Instagramcontinue reading →
I Photograph Animals Every Halloween

I Photograph Animals Every Halloween

I'm a photographer based in New Zealand who specializes in working with animals, particularly cats. Show Full Text Halloween is my favorite holiday so every year I try to shoot some crazy Halloween images. Here is a selection of some of my favorites from the past few years! More info: Instagramcontinue reading →
Random Cat Crashes Fashion Show, Fights Models

Random Cat Crashes Fashion Show, Fights Models

Just like a walking pun come to life, a cat set the internet on fire when it decided to strut its stuff on the ‘catwalk.’ Yes, it all occurred at the Esmod International Fashion Show held in Emaar Square Mall in Istanbul, Turkey, much to the delight of all the onlookers. Show Full Text Attendees at the event filmed the new model clean herself and even swat her paw at the human participants, followed up by a strut worthy of Tyra. The fashion designer, Göksen Hakkı Ali, told The Dodo, “Everybody was in…continue reading →
Badass Police Dogs Pose For 2019 Charity Calendar

Badass Police Dogs Pose For 2019 Charity Calendar

 Very good police dogs and their handlers have been getting together for very badass photoshoots. And for a noble cause. Show Full Text “The calendar was started in 2009 by retired Vancouver Police Sergeant Mike Anfield in honour of his wife, VPD Constable Candy Anfield who lost her battle with breast cancer in 2004,” Social Media Liaison officer for the Vancouver Police Department, Anne-Marie Clark told Bored Panda. “Proceeds from the sale of the calendars go towards the B.C. Cancer Foundation and B.C. Children’s Hospital Foundation.” “The police dogs all followed their handlers…continue reading →

Vancouver Police Canine Unit Just Released Their 2019 Charity Calendar And It’s Badass

 Very good police dogs and their handlers have been getting together for very badass photoshoots. And for a noble cause. Show Full Text “The calendar was started in 2009 by retired Vancouver Police Sergeant Mike Anfield in honour of his wife, VPD Constable Candy Anfield who lost her battle with breast cancer in 2004,” Social Media Liaison officer for the Vancouver Police Department, Anne-Marie Clark told Bored Panda. “Proceeds from the sale of the calendars go towards the B.C. Cancer Foundation and B.C. Children’s Hospital Foundation.” “The police dogs all followed their handlers…continue reading →
The Internet Comes Together To Find A Discontinued Toy For This Elderly Dog

The Internet Comes Together To Find A Discontinued Toy For This Elderly Dog

We all have a favorite irreplaceable item. Maybe it’s a sweater, a pair of shoes, or even a household item, whatever the case may be there is nothing quite like it. Well, for Jaxon the Chihuahua that incomparable thing is a particular plush green alligator or “Greenie.” Each time Jaxon wears out a Greenie, his owner Kelli Brown replaces it with a new one, however, this time around there would be no replacement – the toy had been discontinued. Show Full Text Just like any good mom would, Brown set out on a…continue reading →
Pet Store Discontinues The Only Toy This Elderly Dog Plays With So Owner Asks Help From The Internet

Pet Store Discontinues The Only Toy This Elderly Dog Plays With So Owner Asks Help From The Internet

We all have a favorite irreplaceable item. Maybe it’s a sweater, a pair of shoes, or even a household item, whatever the case may be there is nothing quite like it. Well, for Jaxon the Chihuahua that incomparable thing is a particular plush green alligator or “Greenie.” Each time Jaxon wears out a Greenie, his owner Kelli Brown replaces it with a new one, however, this time around there would be no replacement – the toy had been discontinued. Show Full Text Just like any good mom would, Brown set out on a…continue reading →
I Spent Years Trying To Photograph Moments Of ‘Catisfaction’ (Part 3)

I Spent Years Trying To Photograph Moments Of ‘Catisfaction’ (Part 3)

I like to call myself a "Catographer" because it's been almost 6 years that I've been taking exclusively cat photos. I've worked on two main projects ("Passions" and the ongoing "C-AT Work") before starting the Cats in Venice project that became a book in April 2018. Show Full Text So during these years, I met many amazing cats, each one with different qualities and behaviors. I've always tried to catch cats' expressions of satisfaction, or 'Catisfaction' as I like to call it, a sort of happy face or feeling. These attempts were previously featured on Bored Panda. This…continue reading →
I Spent Years Trying To Photograph Moments Of ‘Catisfaction’ (Part 3)

I Spent Years Trying To Photograph Moments Of ‘Catisfaction’ (Part 3)

I like to call myself a "Catographer" because it's been almost 6 years that I've been taking exclusively cat photos. I've worked on two main projects ("Passions" and the ongoing "C-AT Work") before starting the Cats in Venice project that became a book in April 2018. Show Full Text So during these years, I met many amazing cats, each one with different qualities and behaviors. I've always tried to catch cats' expressions of satisfaction, or 'Catisfaction' as I like to call it, a sort of happy face or feeling. These attempts were previously featured on Bored Panda. This…continue reading →
Tired Of #FollowMeTo Instagram Pics? This Guy Pets His Dog Everywhere He Goes, And It’s 1000 Times Better

Tired Of #FollowMeTo Instagram Pics? This Guy Pets His Dog Everywhere He Goes, And It’s 1000 Times Better

Honza Řeháček is freelance photographer from Czechia with a passion for nature, travel and his wolfdog Sitka. He can often be found combining his 3 passions, taking Sitka on adventures to wild and beautiful locations and making sure he gets a few amazing photos along the way. Show Full Text Honza loves to shoot scenes full of drama and mood, taking advantage of fog and morning mist in the colder seasons to produce dramatic effects. And the star in each of them is, of course, his faithful friend Sitka. We have collected a…continue reading →
I Photograph Street And Shelter Dogs

I Photograph Street And Shelter Dogs

I spent the last 3 months traveling and volunteering in Eastern Europe with the aim of photographing street and shelter dogs. At the moment I'm in South of Athens, Greece, volunteering in a shelter for disabled dogs. Show Full Text With this photography project called "Everydaystray", I want to raise the awareness of street dogs and stop people from buying puppies from strange breeders instead of adopting from one of the thousand crowded shelters around the world. Have a look at some of the pictures I made so far. More info: Instagramcontinue reading →
28+ Of The Most Unbelievably Smart Things Animals Have Done That Surprised People

28+ Of The Most Unbelievably Smart Things Animals Have Done That Surprised People

People teach their pets how to sit or even ride a skateboard, but they learn many things on their own, too. Bored Panda has collected a list of the times animals have proved their incredible intelligence, and they prove that evolution is never over. From a cat that made itself a one-of-a-kind bed to a group of bees that saved one of their own from drowning, these creatures have perfectly adapted to the changing world and their species are lucky to have them. Let's just hope their genes are passed onto future generations,…continue reading →
Dog Meets Her “Twin” On The Way To The Market, Convinces Mom To Bring Him Home Instead Of Groceries

Dog Meets Her “Twin” On The Way To The Market, Convinces Mom To Bring Him Home Instead Of Groceries

Admit it, if you saw a person who looked exactly like you, you’d at least walk up to them to say ‘hi.’ So when Bethany Coleman took her dog, Rogue, for a walk and they noticed a pup that looked identical to the one she had on a leash, naturally, they introduced themselves. Show Full Text “Rogue and I were out for a nice long walk to our local farmers market when we saw Beast,” Coleman told Bored Panda. “He was there with Last Hope K9 Rescue and a bunch of other dogs…continue reading →
This Golden Retriever Just Saved An Abandoned Baby Koala

This Golden Retriever Just Saved An Abandoned Baby Koala

Australia is never boring. Recently, Kerry McKinnon from Strathdownie in Western Victoria received a surprised from her golden retriever Asha that’s probably impossible for any other dog owner in the world to get. Show Full Text You see, temperatures in the area sometimes plummet to 5C (41F) in the early hours. And not every animal has a fur coat as warm as Asha. “It was quite early in the morning, and my husband yelled out to me to come have a look at something,” Kerry, 45, told News.com.au. “I didn’t know what he…continue reading →
Someone Asked People Who Enter Homes For A Living ‘What’s The Strangest Thing They’ve Seen,’ And This Reply Is Epic

Someone Asked People Who Enter Homes For A Living ‘What’s The Strangest Thing They’ve Seen,’ And This Reply Is Epic

Working in customer service, you never know who, or what you are gonna meet next. A good example of this is a recent reddit thread where someone asked, “People who enter homes for a living (Maintenance, cable contractors, etc), what’s the strangest thing you’ve encountered when entering someone’s home?” The topic has already received nearly 10,500 upvotes and while most of the responses are incredibly intriguing, one stands out from the rest. It’s by a computer technician and involves a parrot, a toy train, and… You have to read it to believe it.…continue reading →
Dying Dog Left To Starve Defies All The Odds And Undergoes An Unbelievable Transformation

Dying Dog Left To Starve Defies All The Odds And Undergoes An Unbelievable Transformation

After an old lady from Radviliškis, Lithuania got too sick to live on her own, she was admitted to a hospital. Sadly, all of her remaining relatives were scattered all over the world, so nobody could take care of the pets she was forced to leave behind. While authorities had spent months searching for ways to save her animals, “Vyšnių sodas,” a rescue shelter from Vilnius, Lithuania, stepped up. After they arrived, one of the animals, a pup named Pluto, was clearly the one who needed help the most. Show Full Text “We…continue reading →
Tumblr Users Share Facts About Koalas And They Will Make You Wonder How These Animals Are Even Alive

Tumblr Users Share Facts About Koalas And They Will Make You Wonder How These Animals Are Even Alive

Koalas are, surely, some of the cutest looking creatures on earth. With their fluffy ears, round bodies and beady eyes they look like the softest plush toys, however, behind the adorable exterior, there’s a lot going on with these marsupials. Their primary food source is eucalyptus tree leaves that are low in protein and high in toxins. Due to the low protein source, koalas sleep up to 20 hours a day and don’t move much. Despite being extremely slow, koalas are rarely preyed upon, with only dingos, large pythons and some birds of prey…continue reading →
This Woman Started Making Fashionable Diapers For Chickens Kept As Pets, Now Earns $50,000 Per Year

This Woman Started Making Fashionable Diapers For Chickens Kept As Pets, Now Earns $50,000 Per Year

Urban chicken keepers are on the rise, as people seek a more ethical and nutritious source of fresh eggs, as well as loyal pets and a closer connection to nature in the urban jungle. Show Full Text Because many of these small-scale chicken owners form a close bond with their backyard birds, they sometimes like to invite them inside the house to join the rest of the family. The one problem with this is: the poop. Chickens poop several times a day, so poop on the carpet is pretty much inevitable unless… You…continue reading →
We Bought These Four Eggs On Ebay And Tried To Hatch Them

We Bought These Four Eggs On Ebay And Tried To Hatch Them

We live on a farm, and around came the time of year where we hatch out chickens to replace any that we lost the previous year. Show Full Text Usually we source the hatching eggs locally, but this year we decided to check eBay for the eggs and we spotted emu hatching eggs. Naturally, we were very curious and began researching about rearing emus. In the end, we decided that a pair of emus would be ideal, so we bought four eggs since the seller had them listed as about 50% fertility chance.…continue reading →
The Internet Is Cracking Up Over This Bear’s Reaction To This Couple Getting Married At The Zoo (3 Pics)

The Internet Is Cracking Up Over This Bear’s Reaction To This Couple Getting Married At The Zoo (3 Pics)

This couple decided to get married at Minnesota Zoo and ended up with some truly spectacular wedding photos, including getting hilariously photobombed by a Russian grizzly bear. Show Full Text The images, taken by Chris and Kristy Photography, have since gone viral as people can’t get enough of the bear’s outrageous facial expressions, it looks thoroughly unimpressed with the situation unfolding in front of it! “The pictures were the photographer’s idea,” the groom explained. “They said it was very fortunate to get a picture with one of the local denizens; the animals typically…continue reading →
Vets Reveal What Pets Do Right Before Death, And It’s Too Heartbreaking To Read

Vets Reveal What Pets Do Right Before Death, And It’s Too Heartbreaking To Read

There’s one thought, one image every pet owner is constantly running away from. Saying the last goodbye to your trusted companion. It’s inevitable, yet we act like we can put it away. Until we can’t and it creeps up on us, unprepared. But we should. Pet lover Jessi Dietrich recently asked her vet what the hardest part of his job was, and the thing he revealed about putting down pets instantly broke her. Jessi soon tweeted the unexpected answer and it went viral, generating over 140,000 likes and nearly 42,000 retweets. Scroll down to…continue reading →
Someone Created A Guide About Bees And Wasps, And Now You’ll Know Which One Can Hurt

Someone Created A Guide About Bees And Wasps, And Now You’ll Know Which One Can Hurt

Most of us have been there, sitting in a park or on our porch, enjoying the beautiful summer day and a refreshing cold drink, when suddenly an unidentified flying bugger approaches. Is it a bee? Is it a wasp? We’re just not sure! Show Full Text Probably confused by the same notion, one internet user put together an “infographic” to help everyone out. “A Comprehensive Guide to Yellow Stripey Things” identifies 8 different kinds of flying insects and describes them in the best way. Scroll down below to see the guide yourself and…continue reading →
50+ Hilarious ‘Working Dogs’ Bred For Practical Purposes Who Do Nothing Practical At All

50+ Hilarious ‘Working Dogs’ Bred For Practical Purposes Who Do Nothing Practical At All

The Westminster Dog Show is arguably the most famous dog competition around, the four-legged competitors are divided up into groups such as the Working Group, Sporting Group, Herding Group, and even the Non-Sporting Group based on their breed. Well despite careful breeding all dogs have the capacity to fall into the Non-Sporting Group if given the chance. Show Full Text For #NationalDogDay on August 26th the Museum of English Rural Life whose mission is to "explore the English countryside, its history and its people," asked people to submit bios of their dogs who…continue reading →
I Just Rescued A Baby Squirrel!

I Just Rescued A Baby Squirrel!

So this just happened. I rescued a baby squirrel. Show Full Text It seemed as though it had fallen out of its tree. It was laying in the grass shivering. As I crouched down and got closer it crawled towards me. It put my hands out and it crawled right into my hands. All it wanted to do it get warm. He took a nice little nap in my arm and then I got him to a local rescue. I wanted to keep it so badly but I knew rehab and release was…continue reading →
Turtles Come Back To Indian Beach For The First Time In 20 Years, Prove That Conservation Efforts Are Worth It

Turtles Come Back To Indian Beach For The First Time In 20 Years, Prove That Conservation Efforts Are Worth It

We are all very much aware of the suffering that we, as human beings, impose on the other species that inhabit our planet. Habitat destruction, over-exploitation, climate change and the introduction of invasive species have all contributed to what is rapidly becoming a sixth ‘mass extinction,’ and this time it’s all down to us. Show Full Text But what if we could successfully undo some of this damage, and help endangered species to recover? While this is a huge ask, the story of the sea turtles can give us some cause for optimism.…continue reading →
People Are Sharing Funny Goat Stories That Prove They’re Actually Genius Trolls

People Are Sharing Funny Goat Stories That Prove They’re Actually Genius Trolls

Goats are badass. For example, they can climb cliffs even Alex Honnold probably wouldn’t. And if you don’t know who he is, just watch this. But that’s not all. They’ve perfected the art of trolling better than Vincent van Gogh mastered painting. Show Full Text Recently, one parent shared a story about the time they took their children to a local farm. It starts when they found a goat with its head stuck in a fence and ends in a way they didn’t expect. Amused by the hilarious event, people started sharing similar…continue reading →
Someone Shared What It’s Like To Work As A Security Manager For A Wealthy Family, With An Epic Plot Twist At The End

Someone Shared What It’s Like To Work As A Security Manager For A Wealthy Family, With An Epic Plot Twist At The End

It’s safe to say that almost everyone has some entertaining stories to share from their job, whether you’re an IT specialist or a doctor, work can get pretty hectic. So, in honor of this past labor day weekend, one person decided to share their on-the-job story as a household officer/security manager to a wealthy family. The more you read of this tale the weirder it gets, but nobody could prepare for the way that it ends! Show Full Text Scroll down to read it yourself, and don’t forget to tell us what you…continue reading →
Tumblr Users Share Hilariously Unbelievable Encounters That Prove Parrots Have Sense Of Humor

Tumblr Users Share Hilariously Unbelievable Encounters That Prove Parrots Have Sense Of Humor

Pet owners have all laughed at their pets at one point or another, but who has had their pet intentionally make them laugh? Well, one Tumblr thread, along with a 30-year-long research study, shows that there is one species that may be capable of demonstrating a sense of humor. Show Full Text It was the late 1970’s when Dr. Irene Pepperberg began her study of African Grey Parrots. Her goal was to see if these birds, said to be the best of all their species at mimicry, were displaying an emotional intelligence past…continue reading →
The Way This Gorilla Reacts To Finding A Tiny New Friend In The Forrest Is Priceless

The Way This Gorilla Reacts To Finding A Tiny New Friend In The Forrest Is Priceless

Ape Action Africa, a non-profit dedicated to the conservation of endangered gorillas, chimpanzees, and monkeys, was founded in 1996, but their ape inhabitants are still finding new ways to surprise these experienced caregivers. Recently, Bobo, a Western Lowland Gorilla that was rescued by the organization in the same 1996, made a new friend, and their relationship is probably the most unusual you could imagine. Show Full Text “On his morning checks, our gorilla caregiver discovered Bobo cradling a young, wild bush baby,” Ape Action Africa spokeswoman Elissa O’Sullivan told Bored Panda. “The bush…continue reading →
Guy Whose Wife Left Him With Nothing But A Dog Continues To Put Him In Fun Scenarios (10+ New Pics)

Guy Whose Wife Left Him With Nothing But A Dog Continues To Put Him In Fun Scenarios (10+ New Pics)

There‘s a saying that every end is a new beginning. This is what happened to Brazilian illustrator Rafael Mantesso a few years ago when he divorced his ex-wife and she left leaving behind an empty house with white walls. Show Full Text “She took her cookware, furniture, photos, her decorations,” Mantesso wrote on Bored Panda earlier. “The only thing she didn’t take was my bull terrier, whom she’d named after her favorite shoe designer: Jimmy Choo.” Inspired by the blank walls and his dog, Mantesso started snapping pictures of Jimmy running around the…continue reading →
Colorful Cat Art By Ruslana Golub

Colorful Cat Art By Ruslana Golub

Hello! My name is Ruslana. Welcome to my colorful cat world. Show Full Text I adore these cuties from my childhood. Red, white, soft, smiling and mysterious- they are all so different, artistic and beautiful with their own mood, color, and behavior. I paint in many techniques and styles with different mediums. But this cat series I decided to create in colorfully stained glass technique. I've used vibrant and warm colors in my artworks as I associate cats with the warm sun! More info: Etsycontinue reading →
Photographer Makes Dogs Fly To Create Fun Portraits (20 Pics)

Photographer Makes Dogs Fly To Create Fun Portraits (20 Pics)

Julia Christe is a German photographer specializing in photographing pets. One of her most recent works is a funny series in which the dogs are "flying". Show Full Text The project began when the photographer decided she would like to capture pictures of her favorite animals from a new perspective.  "Not every dog was born to fly, but some have a great talent and they are practically shooting stars. A few dogs had fun so much that we were able to repeat the jumps. The expressions on their faces mainly reflect the surprise of the…continue reading →
‘Why I Hate My Job’, A Story In Pictures

‘Why I Hate My Job’, A Story In Pictures

It can be quite challenging to work where I work at times, and my colleagues don’t necessarily make it that much better. Show Full Text Here is some photographic proof of the struggles I face while at work. More info: fod.no | Facebook Working at a cat shelter means that most of my co-workers are attention whores Who keeps interrupting me for attention and sometimes even physically keep me from doing my job There’s a few divas here as well. I was trying to take a profile picture of her, but she insisted…continue reading →