27 Heartbreaking Last Photos Of People Saying Goodbye To Their Pets

27 Heartbreaking Last Photos Of People Saying Goodbye To Their Pets

Although every dog owner knows that nothing lasts forever, we constantly try to chase away the thoughts of our pet's death. However, understanding this devastating part of life helps to prepare for it. Photographer Ross Taylor wants people going through difficult moments to know that they’re not alone. His recent series, Last Moments, capture people euthanizing their four-legged companions, and Taylor hopes that "images like this can build empathy for those experiencing it." And they sure do. "A good friend of mine was really struggling over the impending death of her dog, and…continue reading →
3 New Pixie And Brutus Comics That Will Make Your Day

3 New Pixie And Brutus Comics That Will Make Your Day

Pixie and Brutus (previously here, here and here) are some of those comics characters you wish you could meet in real life. And even though you can’t actually pet these adorable four-legged critters, illustrator Ben Hed keeps delivering strips that can surely satisfy everyone’s thirst for cuteness. The duo has earned Ben over 1 million Instagram followers, keeping him as busy as ever. “Pixie is a tiny, joyful, energetic kitten,” Ben told Bored Panda. “She’s innocent, and also somewhat oblivious to the serious, dangerous stuff around her.” On the other hand, Brutus is…continue reading →
Lab Owner Can’t Believe His Eyes When He Finds His Missing Dog Running In The A Field With Two Unusual ‘Friends’

Lab Owner Can’t Believe His Eyes When He Finds His Missing Dog Running In The A Field With Two Unusual ‘Friends’

Bo is a Black Lab who’s not only the sweetest dog but an adventurer as well. His family has accepted him the way he is, but Bo’s recent trip had them seriously frightened. He sneaked out of the house to do some exploring and forgot to leave his owners a note. So, when the Kansas family found out he was gone, they immediately started looking for their goofy friend. Image credits: Kyle Krier “We had been searching for him nonstop,” Laura Krier, Bo’s owner, told The Dodo. The day after, Krier heard that…continue reading →
World’s Loneliest Frog Named Romeo Has Finally Found His Juliet, And They Might Save Their Species

World’s Loneliest Frog Named Romeo Has Finally Found His Juliet, And They Might Save Their Species

Romeo – a chubby little fella who has been named “the world’s loneliest frog” – might’ve just found his better half. For the past 10 years, scientists have been trying to find him a potential mate as he was considered possibly the last one of his species. The cute amphibian caught people’s attention after conservationists created a playful Match.com profile for him. His profile read: “Well, hi there. I’m Romeo. I’m a Sehuencas (pronounced “say-when-cuss”) Water Frog and, not to start this off super heavy or anything, but I’m literally the last of…continue reading →
I Tossed Powder On Some Dogs, And The Result Turned Out Amazing (13 Images)

I Tossed Powder On Some Dogs, And The Result Turned Out Amazing (13 Images)

My name is Jess Bell. I'm a Canadian photographer with a flair for capturing unique and artistic images of animals in action. I recently organized some of my very talented dog-owning friends (and their exceptional pups of course) to participate in colored powder photo shoots in order to experiment with a new technique I wanted to try out. The results are bright, crisp and dynamic! These photos are turning heads all over the internet. These crazy colors and dynamic swirls are captured in-camera in real time and on location. As a result, every…continue reading →
Woman Nurses Homeless ‘Blind’ Kitty Back To Health, Gets Amazing Surprise When He Opens His Eyes

Woman Nurses Homeless ‘Blind’ Kitty Back To Health, Gets Amazing Surprise When He Opens His Eyes

Cotton the cat was alone on the streets, starving, disease-ridden and close to death. His eyes were scabbed over with mange and he was being eaten alive by mites, finding any kind of food without the use of his eyes was next to impossible. But then his guardian angel arrived. Carmen Morales Weinberg, founder of Animal Friends Project Inc., was heartbroken when she found him, and immediately took him under her care. Image credits: Carmen Morales Weinberg “He couldn’t even see or open his eyes because the mites were so bad,” Carmen told The…continue reading →
This Rescued Puppy Has Cinnamon Roll Shaped Ears And People Are In Love

This Rescued Puppy Has Cinnamon Roll Shaped Ears And People Are In Love

The world is full of sad stories about neglected animals that were left alone without any food or a proper home. Unfortunately, no matter how hard various shelters and organizations try to stop this terrible behavior, people still manage to abandon all kinds of adorable pets that could be a great new addition to somebody’s family. And even though these unfortunate stories make you doubt your faith in humanity, there are some people in this world who try their best to help the poor animals that desperately need our love. Recently an organization…continue reading →
This Duck Greets Her Rescuer Every Time She Gets Back From Work And It’s Too Cute To Watch

This Duck Greets Her Rescuer Every Time She Gets Back From Work And It’s Too Cute To Watch

When you think about ducks that live in fully furnished houses… Only Donald Duck comes to mind. However, there are more ducks in this world, and, fortunately, some of them meet kind-hearted strangers that become their rescuers and friends. One of these fortunate ducks is called Petunia, who happily lives at her rescuer, Chantel Grant’s, home. But Petunia is aware of how lucky she is and she really makes sure that her owner knows how grateful she is. Each time Chantel Grant, her human, comes back home from work, she returns to see…continue reading →
Apparently, Jelly Cups For Beetles Are A Thing And There’s A High Demand For Them

Apparently, Jelly Cups For Beetles Are A Thing And There’s A High Demand For Them

Dog might be man’s best friend, but there are more friends to find in this world. For example… A beetle. However it turns out that someone having a beetle as a pet is not that rare after all. What is more surprising is the fact that these crawlers have a sweet tooth. Yep, you read that right. These little cute jelly cups may look like something you ate in your childhood, but beetles appreciate these cups way more than us. In fact, they come in many tastes and are manufactured solely for beetles,…continue reading →
Someone Explains Why Pugs Are “Not Cute, [But] Sick Animals That Shouldn’t Exist” And It’ll Change The Way You See Them

Someone Explains Why Pugs Are “Not Cute, [But] Sick Animals That Shouldn’t Exist” And It’ll Change The Way You See Them

Pugs go all the way back to the Chinese Han dynasty (B.C. 206 to A.D. 200). Sources say that Chinese Emperors really valued this breed, and the pups were kept in luxury and even guarded by soldiers. Now, they’ve made their way into family homes all over the world. However, living with pugs isn’t just adoring them. Recently, one tumblr user shared a harsh yet truthful rant on the breed’s health problems, and it looks like these pups have a lot to worry about from their wrinkly head to tail. Continue scrolling to…continue reading →
People Are Posting Hilarious Photos Of Their Irish Wolfhounds, And It’s Crazy How Large They Are (71 Pics)

People Are Posting Hilarious Photos Of Their Irish Wolfhounds, And It’s Crazy How Large They Are (71 Pics)

The Irish Wolfhounds got their name not for their appearance. They got it for their purpose—wolf hunting with dogs. Some people think that all we have of the earliest times of this old breed are more myth and legend than fact. It is mentioned, as cú (variously translated as hound, Irish hound, war dog, wolf dog, etc.) in Irish laws, which predate Christianity, and in Irish literature going back as far as the 5th century or, in the case of the Sagas, from the old Irish period—AD600-900. Whatever the truth, it doesn't take…continue reading →
This Guy Claims His Dog Was Stolen Or Killed While In A Dog Trainer’s Care, So He Decided To Expose Him Online

This Guy Claims His Dog Was Stolen Or Killed While In A Dog Trainer’s Care, So He Decided To Expose Him Online

After losing her pup, Rachel Grace Tyrer from Jonesboro, Arkansas says she can’t get any closure because of the dog trainer who was taking care of it at the time. She claims that her dog, Ollie, went to Hunter Nelson’s Four Legged Retrievers for a 4-week obedience program but ended up lasting 11 weeks there. Rachel wasn’t happy with the prolonged stay, so she reached out to Nelson on multiple occasions, but judging from their conversation, there was always an excuse why the owner couldn’t see her dog. Eventually, she got a text…continue reading →
49 Funny Pictures Of Cats On Glass

49 Funny Pictures Of Cats On Glass

Just like drone photography, pictures of cats sitting on glass tables allow you to see the world through a new perspective. Bored Panda has collected a list of photos taken from below these majestic furballs, and they will open your eyes wider than any YouTube conspiracy video. Some of these kitties look like catships while others tend to resemble catloaves, but all of them are equally sweet. Scroll down to check them out and upvote your faves.continue reading →
This Dog Responds To Harry Potter Spells And People Are Calling Him The Cutest Hogwarts Student Ever

This Dog Responds To Harry Potter Spells And People Are Calling Him The Cutest Hogwarts Student Ever

Dog training can be a pretty overwhelming task, but proper training and socialization are very important for every dog. So many dog owners choose not to skip this step. Armed with snacks and patience owners usually get pretty good results in getting their puppies to listen to them. However, one YouTuber took on an even bigger challenge. She decided to train her dog, not in English but in Harry Potter spells. The result is very adorable! Scroll below to see for yourself! More info: twitter.com | Instagram [embedded content] Here’s how people reacted…continue reading →
This Woman Saved A Wild Squirrel, Who Then Gave Birth To A Baby In Her Rescuer’s Drawer

This Woman Saved A Wild Squirrel, Who Then Gave Birth To A Baby In Her Rescuer’s Drawer

It’s really hard to turn away when you find an injured person or animal. Simone Serfontein from South Africa definitely knows this feeling. In October of 2016, she found a baby squirrel who fell out of a tree and her mother was nowhere to be found. “When we found her, she was still a ‘pinky’ and a funny looking creature with no hair. She was around 5 – 6 days old when we picked her up. Ice cold and screaming for her mom who unfortunately never came back for her.” she told Bored…continue reading →
The Way This Woman Described Each And Every One Of Her 20 Sled Dogs Is Hilariously Wholesome

The Way This Woman Described Each And Every One Of Her 20 Sled Dogs Is Hilariously Wholesome

The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race is a legendary annual competition, testing dogs and mushers to the limit for almost 1000 miles across the Alaskan wilderness. Naturally, for such a grueling event, dogs and humans need to be in top condition and well in-tune to each other, much like any sporting team going into battle. Image credits: BlairBraverman Blair Braverman and her pups have been training hard for this year’s race, which takes place in March. She knows her team inside out, their strengths and weakness, character and quirks. As an author with…continue reading →
I Photograph My Eyeless Cat Who Sees With His Heart (25 Pics)

I Photograph My Eyeless Cat Who Sees With His Heart (25 Pics)

Kazou was found as a kitten when his eyes were already badly damaged from the cat flu. Sadly, they couldn't be saved and had to be surgically removed. But that hasn't stopped him since – far from it! Kazou is a very curious, sassy, and fearless cat. Besides chasing bumblebees, of course, he loves being outside in his very own cat proof garden and feeling the sun on his belly. Everyone who meets Kazou is thrilled by his behavior. Even if he's eyeless, I bet he can see with his heart. I'm sure…continue reading →
Pregnant Cow That Was Going To A Slaughterhouse Jumped From A Truck And Changed Its Destiny

Pregnant Cow That Was Going To A Slaughterhouse Jumped From A Truck And Changed Its Destiny

About a week ago, a truck was taking a cow to a Paterson slaughterhouse in New Jersey, United States. However, she was not an ordinary cow and her story broke the internet. Around 2:45 a.m. on Thursday night, the now-famous cow called Brianna fell 8 feet out of the second level of a truck that was taking her to a dead-end. She wandered around the highway until authorities captured her after an hour-long chase. She was named in honor of a police officer Brian who alerted the sanctuary to the animal’s escape. However,…continue reading →
Abandoned Dog Who Desperately Tried To Get Back In Car Might Be Adopted By Snoop Dogg

Abandoned Dog Who Desperately Tried To Get Back In Car Might Be Adopted By Snoop Dogg

It’s 2019 so it’s time to start the year with some positive news! Or at least a silver lining to a rather sad story. While much of the world is overwhelmed with the celebrations of Christmas and New Year, it seems that everybody is acting their best and the world is slowly turning into a better place. Unfortunately, the reality is not as pretty since there are still people who still have enough evil in their hearts to dump their pets in the street before Christmas. Recently, heartbreaking video footage surfaced on the…continue reading →
The Way This 95lbs Dog Saved This Woman From Her Boss’s Sexual Harassment Is Incredible

The Way This 95lbs Dog Saved This Woman From Her Boss’s Sexual Harassment Is Incredible

Not all heroes wear capes. Some just wag their tails. Recently, Bored Panda has received a confession from a girl who wanted to remain anonymous. Reading about the way her boss sexually harassed her you can’t help but think that she probably was just one step away from something really, really terrible. And that one step barrier wasn’t crossed thanks to a dog. “I learned about this job through my father as he occasionally works for this man, and he adores my dad’s work and persona,” the girl told Bored Panda. “My boss…continue reading →
136 Hilarious Cat Pictures That Will Crack You Up

136 Hilarious Cat Pictures That Will Crack You Up

As useful as the internet has been to humanity, connecting us all like never before and aggregating the sum of all our knowledge into one easily accessible place, we all know its true purpose: cat pics. Along with porn, cat pics are probably the most popular and widely shared of our guilty internet pleasures, and never fail to brighten up a dark day! There's just something about our feline friends we can't get enough of, whether they are being majestic, cute, wet, or just plain hilarious, cat pics are just always a good…continue reading →
I Explore Abandoned Places With My Dog Claire (New Pics)

I Explore Abandoned Places With My Dog Claire (New Pics)

A snow-white dog photographed in environments where ferns and fungi cover floors and walls, where thick layers of dust cover the abandoned belongings of the last residents. The photographs look surreal, yet the Bull Terrier's Claire's poses give the impression that she takes the role of the former inhabitants. Part of the process is to capture a piece of the soul of these places, Claire and I can spend quite some time just walking the rooms and sitting at specific spots to ‘catch’ the atmosphere. The walls, silent witnesses of love and friendship,…continue reading →
Shiba Inu Creates Awesome Abstract Paintings, Sells Them On Etsy

Shiba Inu Creates Awesome Abstract Paintings, Sells Them On Etsy

Welcome to the internet, the place where you can learn that even dogs are better artists than you are. Meet Hunter, a Shiba Inu who creates abstract paintings and already has thousands of people following him on social media. This good boy lives in Alberta, Canada together with his human, Kenny Au and his wife, Denise Lo. “We had a blank space on our wall and we were looking for things to put up on it,” Au told HuffPost. “Because Hunter is such a calm, careful and responsive dog, my wife figured he’d…continue reading →
Britain Had Banned Pet Stores For Selling Animals After A Story Of An Abused Dog Goes Viral

Britain Had Banned Pet Stores For Selling Animals After A Story Of An Abused Dog Goes Viral

Recently Britain has taken an important step to protect animals from exploitation. The government banned third-party sales of kittens and puppies below the age of 6 months. Now people who want to adopt a pet will not be able to get one at a pet shop or other commercial dealer, instead, they will have to go to breeders directly or chose animal shelters. Image credits: anokarina This new measure will make breeders more accountable for animal welfare and will make it more difficult to sell illegally smuggled cats and dogs. Image credits: gene…continue reading →
Remember Pixie & Brutus? They’ve Released 4 New Comics Since The Last Time

Remember Pixie & Brutus? They’ve Released 4 New Comics Since The Last Time

We have featured Minnesota illustrator Ben Hed’s work before here on Bored Panda, laughing along with his imaginings of animals flirting like humans, and featuring his wildly popular comic creations Pixie and Brutus. His Pet Foolery Instagram page, featuring “goofy little comics” that feature various types of animals, has really taken off, with the success of Pixie and Brutus in particular pushing him close to 1 million followers. The contrast between Pixie, a sweet, naive kitten who Ben describes as “joyful and energetic,” and gruff, cynical former military dog Brutus is the secret to the…continue reading →
Our Therapy Dogs Turned To Clay

Our Therapy Dogs Turned To Clay

Recently, I saw amazing sculptures of a few therapy dogs in ‘Paws for People’ Facebook page. ‘Paws for People’ is a group in which we volunteer together with our dogs. I contacted the sculptor and asked him to make two sculptures of our dogs – Rookie and Holly. I was not aware that my wife had also contacted him and asked him to make a sculpture of our dog Holly for me! Tonight while opening presents, my wife asked me to open mine. I recognized the type of a box because it was…continue reading →
Dog Doesn’t Realize He Is Being Abandoned, Desperately Tries To Get Back In Car

Dog Doesn’t Realize He Is Being Abandoned, Desperately Tries To Get Back In Car

Spare a thought for this poor pooch while tucking into Christmas dinner this year, and give your own pets an extra hug to make sure they feel loved! CCTV footage in Stoke-on-Trent, UK, has shown the heartbreaking and definitely un-festive moment that a Staffordshire Bull Terrier, nicknamed Snoop by his rescuers, was cruelly abandoned by his owners. “The footage has to be seen to be believed, it’s just awful,” animal welfare officer Natalie Perehovsky said about the incident. “To see the poor dog in such obvious distress jumping up at the car as…continue reading →
Mythical Beasts: Photographer Captures The Majestic Beauty Of Maine Coons (New Pics)

Mythical Beasts: Photographer Captures The Majestic Beauty Of Maine Coons (New Pics)

Maine Coons are the largest of the domesticated cats, and they are as close as you could safely get to having an actual Lion in your house. Their powerful facial features are perfectly framed by a majestic mane, with their sturdy build and slightly menacing prowl completing the mini-Mufasa vibe that this magnificent breed oozes. Photographer Robert Sijka, based in Hong Kong, loves to combine his two passions in life: photography and his beloved Maine Coons. He has experienced a lot of joy in perfecting his skills, bringing out the beauty and majesty…continue reading →
Pet Store Gives Celebrity Names To Their Fishes And They Are Hilariously Accurate

Pet Store Gives Celebrity Names To Their Fishes And They Are Hilariously Accurate

Usually, a great deal of care and thought goes into choosing a name for a pet. However, when there are so many good names to choose from, this task can become overwhelming, especially if you can a whole fish tank full of pets! Luckily, this pet store got you covered. Twitter user criminalcal shared a photo she snapped at an unknown pet store which has names of all their betta fishes picked out. And the names are absolutely hilarious! If you ever buy one of these fish, you definitely won't be needing to…continue reading →
Cat Went Missing For 14 Months And Was Found Doubled In Size Living Like A King

Cat Went Missing For 14 Months And Was Found Doubled In Size Living Like A King

One family cat, who was missing for 14 months, reunited with his family after he was found living in a nearby pet food factory. Clive, a Norwegian Forest cat, disappeared from his home in December 2014 and left his owners Tanya and Jonathan Irons devastated. The couple launched an appeal on Facebook and put up posters around their neighborhood but unfortunately, to no avail. Tanya later said: “He used to be very naughty and liked to go outside a lot. We thought somebody must have taken him in as he’s such a lovely…continue reading →
Photographer Documents Stunning Wild Foxes Enjoying The Snow (New Pics)

Photographer Documents Stunning Wild Foxes Enjoying The Snow (New Pics)

Dutch wildlife photographer Roeselien Raimond has been bringing joy and warmth to people with her fairytale-like photographs of wild foxes for over 8 years. Looking at her gallery of foxes provides a truly captivating and calming experience, as Roeselien brings these gorgeous creatures to life with her exceptional ability to capture their spirit. Her friendship with foxes started out of curiosity and determination to break the popular misconception about foxes being deceitful and mean. With each of her photography series portraying the intelligent, kind and friendly nature of these mysterious creatures, we feel…continue reading →
We Are The Sighthound Squad And We Explore Lithuania With Our Lovely Dogs

We Are The Sighthound Squad And We Explore Lithuania With Our Lovely Dogs

We are the Sighthound Squad! Our crew consists of three lovely long doggos: Fargo the Borzoi is the biggest and with the longest fur, Luna the Saluki is the youngest and smallest but at the same time the most fierce member of the squad and then there is Olivia the greyhound red foxy babe. Also, we have two human friends who take us to the wildest places in Lithuania. We love to hike in forests, fields, and visit abounded places. The Sighthound Squad story started on one social media platform. Our humans found…continue reading →
Magician Performed Magic Tricks For Shelter Dogs And Their Reactions Were Priceless

Magician Performed Magic Tricks For Shelter Dogs And Their Reactions Were Priceless

Christmas is, certainly, the time of the year when internet’s full of wholesome material. As holidays approach, people seem to feel the spirit of benevolence and sometimes go out of their way to help those in need or to simply give out little random acts of kindness. And while such gifts are most often shared between people, animals aren’t, thankfully, left behind. More info: Facebook | Instagram | Facebook (2) Image credits: John Stessel One magician, John Stessel, teamed up with director Rob Bliss and TBS to visit Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter…continue reading →
Meet Rick, The Cutest Christmas Hedgehog From Ukraine

Meet Rick, The Cutest Christmas Hedgehog From Ukraine

Hello, world. My name is Rick. I live in Ukraine with my humans and I’m here to give you a reason to smile. Christmas is just ‘round the corner and I’m getting super excited! It's extra special this year because it is my first Christmas! My humans took some photos of me and I want to share these photos with you. Prepare yourself for a serious cuteness overload! More info: Instagramcontinue reading →
This Twitter Account Rates Dogs And It’s Hilarious (106 New Pics)

This Twitter Account Rates Dogs And It’s Hilarious (106 New Pics)

If you haven't heard by now, We Rate Dogs provides the internet with a super professional service. I'll give you a hint of what it is. It's in the name. "I saw other people doing extraordinary things in 140 characters — making me laugh and making me feel things in that limited character space. I got addicted to that challenge as well," Matt Nelson, the man behind the project told TIME. "I realized dogs were a very hot topic on the internet. If I wanted my writing to reach more people, I wanted…continue reading →
I Wanted To Share The Story Of A Lifetime With My Precious Friend

I Wanted To Share The Story Of A Lifetime With My Precious Friend

This is Lola. She passed away close to her 11th birthday this year. I have only a few memories without her being a part as she enjoyed everything we were up to. Life has its ups and downs and sometimes our pets are the most loyal friends that we have. Sometimes they are all we have. Lola was my companion through everything and when I look back I see myself as a little lost girl when I first met her. As a introvert and highly sensitive person, I feared a lot about the…continue reading →
Little Maci, The 6 Weeks Old Kitten, Who Survived The Life-Threatening Disease

Little Maci, The 6 Weeks Old Kitten, Who Survived The Life-Threatening Disease

Little Maci was ill. She didn’t feel well. Her heartbeat was very fast and she had a lot of uncontrolled movements. We were very worried and we took her to the vet as soon as possible. The vet discovered she had cat flu and a very high fever (40,4 degrees Celcius). Cat flu is like a human cold, but it can be fatal for kittens. The symptoms are sneezing, loss of voice, sore eyes, runny nose and fever. Little Maci was too young for antibiotics, so she got an anti-inflammatory drug from the…continue reading →
My Dog Went Missing For 21 Hours, Her Survival Was A Miracle

My Dog Went Missing For 21 Hours, Her Survival Was A Miracle

On December 10, 2018 I left my precious little dog, Sasha, at my boyfriend’s house while we went and had lunch. We were planning to get some medicine after and then I was going to go home and rest. During lunch, he received a text message that Sasha was loose. We quickly ended our lunch and raced back to his house. His mother had let her out along with her own dog and Sasha had managed to squeeze through a small hole in the gate. His mother had chased her up to the…continue reading →
Dad Is Preparing His Stupid Horse For Snowmageddon, And The Twitter Thread Is Hilarious

Dad Is Preparing His Stupid Horse For Snowmageddon, And The Twitter Thread Is Hilarious

Horses are smart, majestic creatures. Except for the ones that aren’t. Twitter user @mckellogs has just posted a thread, portraying the way their family are preparing for the impending snowmageddon, and it’s their horse Tango that needs the most attention. To put it lightly, let’s just say that it’s not the smartest animal in the barn, and it needs quite a bit of extra attention when the Northern Hemisphere enters into the winter. Scroll down to check out why! Image credits: mckellogs Bored Panda works best if you switch to our Android appcontinue reading →
I Project Images Of Endangered Animals On Mountains To Warn Of Their Possible Disappearance

I Project Images Of Endangered Animals On Mountains To Warn Of Their Possible Disappearance

Crying Animals is my new photography series, which makes us aware of the possible disappearance of emblematic animals from the mountains. More than a spotlight, it’s a cry of the heart calling to save and showcase the beauty of the world that surrounds us. With an ephemeral nature of my frescoes made possible by a powerful projector, I wish to make the public aware of the threats these animals face in their natural environments. I plan to project even more images of distinctive animals in other parts of the world. For instance: lions…continue reading →