This Cat Cuddling Peaches Is So Cute That People Started Drawing Him

This Cat Cuddling Peaches Is So Cute That People Started Drawing Him

Cats, just like humans, fall into a spectrum of personalities, with some being smug little jerks and others complete idiots. And yet we cannot help, but love them, especially when they fill our lives with wholesome moments. Ozzy, a lovely Siamese/Tabby mix is here to steal everyone’s hearts away with his surprising fondness for peaches. Show Full Text Yes, you read that right, this kitty really really likes peaches! Lydia Coutré, a journalist from Cleveland, tweeted about Ozzy and peaches back on August 1 and people instantly fell in love with the adorable feline. Everyone…continue reading →
Steve-O Slept In A Tent Outside His Hotel For A Stray Dog He Found And Adopted In Peru

Steve-O Slept In A Tent Outside His Hotel For A Stray Dog He Found And Adopted In Peru

Comedian and actor Steve-O recently organized a group of celebrities to climb Peru’s 20,000 ft. Mount Tocllaraju with him, but before the hike began there was a last minute four-legged addition to the team. Show Full Text The actor known for pulling some pretty strange stunts, decided before embarking on the trail he would go around town trying to feed stray dogs. Most of them appeared to be uninterested until he met Wendy. It was love at first sight for the comedian and the feeling seemed to be mutual. But after the brief…continue reading →
This Guy’s Dog Greets Him In A Unique Way Every Day When He Gets Back From Work

This Guy’s Dog Greets Him In A Unique Way Every Day When He Gets Back From Work

Every dog owner knows how much their beloved pets miss them when they’re gone, even if it’s just a quick walk to the post office. At the exact moment you return back, your buddy just bursts with joy, ready to celebrate your arrival. Show Full Text But this 6-year-old Vizsla Murray is not really an ordinary example. This dog has his own creative way to show how happy he is when his owner finally arrives home, and the internet is already loving it. Instead of wagging his tail and preparing for cuddles, Murray…continue reading →
This Abandoned Pomeranian Dog Looks Like A Baby Bear, And He Has Already Conquered 93k Hearts

This Abandoned Pomeranian Dog Looks Like A Baby Bear, And He Has Already Conquered 93k Hearts

It is a well-known fact that everybody loves puppies. No matter what shape or size they are, nobody can resist petting these adorable creations. But unfortunately, there are some cruel people in this world who are leaving these adorable animals in shelters and even throwing them away. This is what happened to Bertram the Pomeranian, who was left behind by his breeders because he was ‘too big to sell’. Luckily New York artist, Kathy Grayson, found Bert on petfinder and immediately decided to adopt him. Show Full Text Bert is now a social media…continue reading →
My Cats Are My Favorite Models

My Cats Are My Favorite Models

I am cats' photographer and I have two totally amazing cats. When they hear a sound of a camera being turned on, they run to me meowing and purring. Show Full Text My cats are magical, they can cook, read, sew, foretell from a glass ball and even take the pictures! :D Take a look yourselves! More info: Facebookcontinue reading →
This ‘Monster Goat’ Species Won The ‘Most Beautiful Goat’ Competition, And It Just Doesn’t Make Sense

This ‘Monster Goat’ Species Won The ‘Most Beautiful Goat’ Competition, And It Just Doesn’t Make Sense

A couple of months ago a video surfaced on the Internet showing a rather monstrous animal, calling it the 'World's ugliest animal'. As it turns out, it is a rare goat called a Damascus goat, also known as Shami. Now, this rare-breed has become extremely valuable, and according to goat connoisseurs, their price can go all the way up to $67.000 USD. This breed first received a lot of attention back in 2008 when one surprisingly won the 'Most Beautiful Goat' award in Saudi Arabia. Show Full Text The Damascus is generally used…continue reading →
Owner Of 4 Samoyed Dogs And Mother Of Two Toddlers Shares Beautiful Family Photos And Her 74k Instagram Followers Can’t Get Enough

Owner Of 4 Samoyed Dogs And Mother Of Two Toddlers Shares Beautiful Family Photos And Her 74k Instagram Followers Can’t Get Enough

There’s nothing better in this world than dogs. And even though many of us would love to own one, sometimes all we can do is just stare at someone else’s pet in the street or on their Instagram account. So, if you’re one of the many desperate dog lovers, prepare to feel a huge wave of jealousy coming right at you, because this Instagram account screams only one thing, ‘#DogGoals’. Show Full Text Sarah Hegarty is a groomer who owns not one, not two, but four Samoyeds and her Instagram account ‘The Samoyed…continue reading →
We Adopted An Adorable 33-Pound Cat, And He’s Now On A Weight Loss Journey

We Adopted An Adorable 33-Pound Cat, And He’s Now On A Weight Loss Journey

Hi, my name is Mike Wilson and together with my girlfriend Megan Hanneman we have a company that makes wall-mounted cat furniture designed to promote activity for indoor cats. We have two cats who help us test our furniture ideas and let us know their favorite pieces. A couple of months ago, we decided to bring a new kitten into our home to join the two cats we had already. One day, when we only had 45 minutes before we had to be at work, we decided to head over to our local…continue reading →
10-Year-Old Boy Sells His Toys To Pay For Treatment Of A Dog That Once Saved His Life

10-Year-Old Boy Sells His Toys To Pay For Treatment Of A Dog That Once Saved His Life

Copper, a 4-year-old Doberman, is a certified service and emotional support dog and best friend for 10-year-old Connor from Fairport, N.Y. Show Full Text In 2016 Connor was diagnosed with PTSD, anxiety, ADHD, chronic headache disorder, and had nocturnal seizures as a result of uncontrolled anxiety. The dog was a huge help in controlling the seizures, as he was the first who noticed and alerted Jennifer Jayne, Connor’s mom, about them. In December 2017 Copper started slightly limping and in recent months he started having trouble walking. Veterinarians believe it could be Wobbler…continue reading →
Burger King Offers This Terminally Ill Dog Free Burgers For The Rest Of His Life And We Are Crying

Burger King Offers This Terminally Ill Dog Free Burgers For The Rest Of His Life And We Are Crying

A few days ago, Alec Karcher, AKarchh on Twitter, shared a story about his dog and Burger King that reached thousands of people’s hearts. Show Full Text Two months ago Cody, a 10-year-old dog from Ohio, was diagnosed with cancer. “He was given about 1-3 months to live depending on how fast the cancer spread,” his owner Alec Karcher wrote on Twitter. “My family and I were heartbroken by the news, but we decided we wanted to try and make the last part of his life the best we could.” And they did.…continue reading →
Dog Notices His Owner’s Panic Attack And Calms Her Down In The Best Way Possible

Dog Notices His Owner’s Panic Attack And Calms Her Down In The Best Way Possible

Almost every day we read a story or watch a video that makes us tear up and sigh how we “don’t deserve dogs”. Especially when it comes to service dogs that train and work hard to make our lives easier. As does mutt named Oakley who helps out his owner, Amber Aquart, every day. Show Full Text Last month, Aquart shared a video of herself and her dog waiting in an airport. Just seconds in, Oakley jumps up and goes to his owner, nuzzling at her hands and face. He did it because his…continue reading →
Kiwi And His Goth Girlfriend Just Had 4 Babies And Internet Is In Love

Kiwi And His Goth Girlfriend Just Had 4 Babies And Internet Is In Love

This adorable love story is truly colorful. 19-year-old Maura T. Hennelly shared the love story of her parakeets on Twitter and the internet fell head over heels for the two drastically different lovebirds. Show Full Text In mid-2017 Maura noticed that Kiwi, the bright, colorful boy parakeet, was getting sad and lonely, so she got him a girlfriend, but the relationship wasn’t successful. Some time passed and Maura got him Siouxsie – a goth girlfriend. It was love from the first sight for these two lovebirds. Drastically differently colored birds stole the hearts…continue reading →
Zoo Docent Shares Less Known Animals Facts, And Reveals That Turtles Are Naughty

Zoo Docent Shares Less Known Animals Facts, And Reveals That Turtles Are Naughty

The animal kingdom is full of surprises. Did you know that one-fifth of all the known mammal species are bats? And that kangaroos walk awkwardly because they can't move their legs independently of each other? The zoo docent who works in Columbus Zoo and Aquarium shared some fascinating facts about animals. Show Full Text A zoo docent is a volunteer educator is a person who helps zoo guests have the best possible experience. "We are there to answer questions about the animals, talk to the guests about the zoo's many conservation projects, and…continue reading →
People Share Interesting Stories About Crows And Looks Like They’re Smarter Than You Thought

People Share Interesting Stories About Crows And Looks Like They’re Smarter Than You Thought

Did you know that a group of crows is called a murder? Or that crows actually recognize faces and can even hold a grudge on you? And what about their incredible intelligence? These outstanding birds are able to read traffic lights, they have different dialects that they can change, and when they die, their neighbors sometimes even hold a funeral for the bird. Sounds pretty cool, right? Show Full Text Well, as it turns out, we are not the only ones to be amazed by these birds and their incredible abilities. One Tumblr user…continue reading →
Woman Moves Into A New House And Soon Realizes The Previous Owners Left Her A Surprise Gift

Woman Moves Into A New House And Soon Realizes The Previous Owners Left Her A Surprise Gift

Moving houses is quite a stressful task. Especially, when you find out that the past owners left something ‘special’ behind, like a rodent infestation or dirty underwear stuffed behind the wardrobe. Fortunately, in this story, told by Imgur user Miranda, what was left behind is far less scary, and actually pretty exciting. Show Full Text The woman shared a set of photos 2 days ago, where she showed a noted they found after moving in. It started with “Welcome to our beloved home!” and detailed some very important matters about what the previous owners…continue reading →
Corgy Pup Supports His Human During Her Entire Home Water Birth And The Pictures Are Heartwarming

Corgy Pup Supports His Human During Her Entire Home Water Birth And The Pictures Are Heartwarming

As a birth photographer, each chance I get to document a home birth is special, but this family holds a special place in my heart. I’ve had the honor of capturing the births of two of Brooke’s three children. In each case, she had a very special family member there to help her through the experience. Show Full Text I remember with the first, the birth of her son Boyd, she had a sweet corgi by the name of Ryder. Ryder was so loving and caring. He would come and check on his…continue reading →
Bulldog Watches King Kong, And Her Reaction Is Heartwarming

Bulldog Watches King Kong, And Her Reaction Is Heartwarming

Elvis and Khaleesi are two adorable English Bulldog siblings. They got their internet fame by… watching TV. Yes, you heard that right. These two five-year-olds love sitting in front of TV screens and are very dramatic about what’s happening in the shows. Show Full Text Their cute, funny, and over-the-top reactions stole people’s hearts and the videos of pups simply watching tv were watched hundreds of thousands of times. In this clip Khaleesi, a true queen, shows her compassionate side by reacting to one of the classic scenes from Peter Jackson’s ‘King Kong.’…continue reading →
Hero Dog Gets Bitten By A Venomous Rattlesnake After Jumping In Front Of It To Save His Human

Hero Dog Gets Bitten By A Venomous Rattlesnake After Jumping In Front Of It To Save His Human

Every dog owner is familiar with those early morning walks with the beloved pet. So is Paula Godwin from Anthem, USA, who casually took a carefree walk with her two dogs – Todd and Cooper – last Friday, June 29th, but it ended not really as she expected. Show Full Text Everything happened so fast, Paula at first didn’t even notice something sitting on the road in front of her. “It was a beautiful morning but as we were walking down the hill I literally almost stepped on a rattlesnake,” Godwin wrote in…continue reading →
This Photographer Makes Beautiful ‘Ads’ For Dogs So They Could Find A Forever Home, And You’ll Want To Adopt Oso

This Photographer Makes Beautiful ‘Ads’ For Dogs So They Could Find A Forever Home, And You’ll Want To Adopt Oso

People who go to animal shelters to find a friend often miss out on getting to know each of the dogs. But a photographer Rachael Rodgers from Canada is changing that with beautiful 'ads' for shelter dogs. Show Full Text "A great adoption photo is a golden ticket to the perfect home," says Rachael. Her love for dogs and eagerness to help them motivated her to begin volunteering at the local animal shelter. She decided to take dogs, drive them to a beautiful location and take heartwarming pictures. The photographer highlights not only…continue reading →
I Went To The Arctic Ocean And Documented The Vibrant Birdlife I Found There

I Went To The Arctic Ocean And Documented The Vibrant Birdlife I Found There

I've always been fond of birds, but picking up photography gave this passion a complete new dimension. Now I'm planning my trips for bird photography, trying to find places where I can not only see the birds but also create spectacular images. I come from France but I fell in love with Finland while studying here; I've lived in Helsinki for 1.5 years now, and I've enjoyed several trips to the far North, to Lapland and beyond it, Norway and the Arctic Ocean. In winter, these cold regions host a surprising variety of…continue reading →
Woman Finds A Starving Dog And Immediately Falls In Love, But Her Boyfriend Is Not Happy

Woman Finds A Starving Dog And Immediately Falls In Love, But Her Boyfriend Is Not Happy

Unfortunately, stories about abandoned and unwanted dogs have become daily news, with heartbreaking reports showing up more often than we’d like. All we can hope for is a happy ending for every single pup out there that’s been through hell and heartbreak. Imgur user ilikeduckies recently shared quite a positive story about finding a dog however the happy ending is still yet to come. Show Full Text Yesterday, the woman shared a story about how she and her boyfriend found a lost pup in the middle of nowhere. They spent hours trying to befriend the…continue reading →
Vet Technician Share Bizarre Animal Stories And You Won’t Believe This Guy Didn’t Know Dogs Have Nipples

Vet Technician Share Bizarre Animal Stories And You Won’t Believe This Guy Didn’t Know Dogs Have Nipples

Visits to the vet can be scary and stressful for the animals, often leaving them drugged and confused. And while we might think that they look quite funny afterward, narrow-eyed expressions aren't the only humorous things to come out of vet visits. There's another side of the story, and Imgur user tankgirl215 is here to share it. Show Full Text The woman works as a veterinary technician and has seen plenty of animals while working, collecting various stories and incidents through the years. And yesterday she shared a few of them with the world.…continue reading →
I Take Pictures Of Dog Weddings

I Take Pictures Of Dog Weddings

For those of you that don’t know, June is International Pride month. I thought this was the perfect time to share with you a series of images I’ve been working on for some time. Show Full Text As a teenager growing up gay in a tiny island community, life got pretty tough at times, I don’t mind telling you that I attempted to take my own life and that I was a regular self-harmer. I was depressed and I felt so unbelievably alone. I’ve spent a lot of my adult life learning to…continue reading →
Japanese Dog Groomer Gives The Most Adorable Makeovers To Puppies

Japanese Dog Groomer Gives The Most Adorable Makeovers To Puppies

Some dogs are cuter than others (just slightly) and pups that this Japanese dog groomer works with the cutest of them all. Show Full Text Yoriko Hamachiyo has mastered the craft of transforming adorable dogs into perfectly rounded shapes. Her latest look created on a toy poodle named Sesame went viral - the pup looks like the most precious mix between a puppy and a sheep. Take a look at some of the other dog looks done by this groomer and vote for your faves. More info: Instagramcontinue reading →
We Spent 5 Months In The Jungles Of South America, And Saw Some Crazy Things!

We Spent 5 Months In The Jungles Of South America, And Saw Some Crazy Things!

My husband and I just spent 5 months volunteering around South America. We volunteered in 4 different organizations from Costa Rica, to Ecuador, and Brazil. We saw so many incredible things every single day, it really blew my mind! Show Full Text I have always loved animals and I knew there was amazing biodiversity in the world, but getting to experience it first hand was such an incredible experience! On an almost daily basis, I would exclaim "Oh my goodness!" out of shock and excitement at what incredible things I had stumbled upon…continue reading →
This Orangutan Trying To Save His Home By Fighting With An Excavator Is Going Viral, And It’s Heartbreaking

This Orangutan Trying To Save His Home By Fighting With An Excavator Is Going Viral, And It’s Heartbreaking

More than 2,5 million acres of Indonesian rainforest are lost every year. This senseless deforestation leaves many animals without a home. Animals, such as orangutans, suffer from logging the most. Their population has more than halved in the past 16 years. Non-profit organization International Animal Rescue are working very hard to save their plummeting population. Show Full Text On Words Environment Day this non-profit shared a shocking video showing a helpless orangutan who tried to fight against the powerful digger which has already claimed his home. The video was captured in 2013 but…continue reading →
Husband Fed Up With The 30 Dogs His Wife Pets Asks Her To Choose Him Or The Dogs, And Probably Regrets It Afterwards

Husband Fed Up With The 30 Dogs His Wife Pets Asks Her To Choose Him Or The Dogs, And Probably Regrets It Afterwards

“It’s me or the dogs,” Mike Haslam told his wife Liz after he felt that he is not able to deal with her 30 dogs anymore. Show Full Text The couple from Barnham, Suffolk, has been married for 25 years when 53-year-old Mike Haslam decided to give his 49-year-old wife a very unusual ultimatum to choose between him and her pets. Liz, proving she loves her dogs unconditionally, without much hesitation chose her Bull Terriers. Since Liz is from a truly animal-obsessed family (her mother bred West Highland terriers and her father ran…continue reading →
I Run A Small Animal Rescue: This Is What I See Every Day

I Run A Small Animal Rescue: This Is What I See Every Day

I run a small animal rescue and have many pets myself... I can have up to two dozen animals in my house on any given day. Yes, it is a lot of work, but there is nothing like life on my farm! Show Full Text I hope you enjoy the pictures, and remember that there are many places that need volunteers. I’d highly recommend you find somewhere like this near you! The work is hard, but there are so many cute faces you see every day!continue reading →
Scientists Explored 4,000 Meters Deep Ocean And Here Are The Creepiest Animals They’ve Found

Scientists Explored 4,000 Meters Deep Ocean And Here Are The Creepiest Animals They’ve Found

A team of 58 scientists completed a month-long expedition across the abyss off the coast of Australia. It was the first time these ocean depths from 4000 to 6000 meters were explored. The scientists were hoping to discover many new species and they were not disappointed with the specimens they found. Since abyssal animals had to adapt to an environment with no seasonal changes, crushing pressures, darkness and little food, there's no surprise that scientists came back bearing some strange-looking, creepy creatures. Show Full Text Scroll below for a rare opportunity to see…continue reading →
Woman Found A Dog On The Side Of The Road, And Was Horrified By What Was Tied Around Him

Woman Found A Dog On The Side Of The Road, And Was Horrified By What Was Tied Around Him

Last Friday Audra Petraškienė’s ride through small Lithuanian town was disrupted by a shocking sight. Audra noticed a shivering dog drenched in water. The compassionate woman decided to stop her car to make sure if the puppy is alright. After she took a closer look she noticed a large metal anchor tied around the poor puppy’s neck. Audra immediately realized that someone attempted to take the life of this beautiful dog. Show Full Text The kind-hearted woman took a dog home, cleaned him up and took him to a vet. Luckily the poor…continue reading →
Guy Gets The Same Tattoo As His Rescue Dog, Then The Internet Explains Its Real Meaning

Guy Gets The Same Tattoo As His Rescue Dog, Then The Internet Explains Its Real Meaning

Most of us would do anything for our dogs, going to great lengths to show our love to the 4-legged friends. But are willing to do more than others, and Texas resident Chris Mendiola is here to show us how it’s done. Show Full Text The 26-year-old decided to show his love and solidarity by getting the same tattoo as his dog, Bear. When Chris adopted Bear back in 2010, he noticed the small tattoo on his underbelly which sickened the man, knowing that Bear bounced from home to home and someone did…continue reading →
Abandoned Puppy Found Locked In A Cage With Writings All Over Her Body, And It’s Hard To Believe It Actually Happened

Abandoned Puppy Found Locked In A Cage With Writings All Over Her Body, And It’s Hard To Believe It Actually Happened

Exactly a week ago on Friday, May 25th, some people, who were casually strolling around the park in Chillicothe, Ohio, found a locked wire cage with a beautiful white dog inside. But as if that weren’t enough, what they discovered after approaching the puppy was even more shocking – she was covered in hand-scrawled messages that were written all over her white fur in black permanent marker. Show Full Text One side of her body read “FREE”, and the other said “I am a gift from God”. “Good home only” was written on…continue reading →
We Rescued This Feisty Dirty Kitty And He Grew Up To Be Such A Dapper Gentleman

We Rescued This Feisty Dirty Kitty And He Grew Up To Be Such A Dapper Gentleman

My colleague Win moved to Shanghai a year ago. She didn’t know anyone and was living alone. Most of our officemates had pets and our packaging design agency Holmes&Marchant encouraged us to bring them to work, so Win decided to adopt a rescue. Show Full Text An ad was posted for a kitten that almost got run over by a car, the kitty looked so dirty and sick, but most of all, ANGRY that he was outside! He wanted someone to love him already! One year later… The lady who found this cat…continue reading →
Dog Stops While Walking In A Park As He Recognizes His Long-Lost Brother

Dog Stops While Walking In A Park As He Recognizes His Long-Lost Brother

Since canines are way smarter then we think, it shouldn’t be surprising that they can even recognize their long lost siblings. Twitter user Walela posted a heartwarming story about her dog, Louie, accidentally meeting his sibling. When she was walking her beautiful and fluffy labradoodle, he started acting quite strange when he saw another dog of the same breed. Puzzled by Louis’s behavior and the remarkable resemblance between the dogs, Walela chatted up the other dog’s owner. She managed to find out that both dogs are from the same breeder and have the…continue reading →
You Already Knew Cats Were Cute But Have You Ever Seen Their Noses Up Close?

You Already Knew Cats Were Cute But Have You Ever Seen Their Noses Up Close?

Bored Panda already wrote about dog noses a few times (you can find some nosy pics here and here), but it's about time we wrote about some adorable sniffers of cats! Show Full Text Cats are probably one of the most popular animals on the web. They are adorable, sassy and have some of the most fun attitude problems. A nose for a cat is a vital organ. Felines have a very strong sense of smell (about fourteen times as strong as humans') and it helps them to find food and determine if…continue reading →
Cat Interacts With The Balcony For The First Time, And His Expressions Will Make Your Day

Cat Interacts With The Balcony For The First Time, And His Expressions Will Make Your Day

Of all the animals known to humans, none are as expressive as cats. With their widened eyes, open mouths and that “blep-y” tongue stuck out, felines have proved time and time again that they are the reigning supremes of facial expressions. Imgur user essimaria’s 4-year-old cat Nuka is no exception! Show Full Text Yesterday, Essi shared some pictures of her cat experiencing outdoors as he was allowed on the balcony for the first and the kitten’s face says it all! “He has never been an outdoors cat and even if it would be…continue reading →
25+ Strange Animals That You Won’t Believe Are From Earth

25+ Strange Animals That You Won’t Believe Are From Earth

There are millions of unique species on earth, and each year scientists encounter hundreds of previously unknown animals. Most of them have existed for years without us knowing about them, and maybe for a good reason too because some of these beings are utterly terrifying and just plain creepy. Show Full Text We here at Bored Panda have compiled a list of the most bizarre of these little-known creatures.From alien-looking moths to extremely ugly fish, you're going to be surprised that these animals actually inhabit the same planet as us! Scroll below to…continue reading →
This Man Has Spent More Than 15k Dollars Pampering His Dog, And It’s Not The End

This Man Has Spent More Than 15k Dollars Pampering His Dog, And It’s Not The End

Kevin Chan, the owner of probably the most stylish dog in the world, a three-year-old Afghan Hound AJ Nirvana Battle, has already spent more than 100,000 Chinese Yuan so far (15,000+ US dollars) and 6-8 hours per week trying to keep his pet’s fur fabulous every single day. Show Full Text Chan says that Battle was already the most beautiful dog in the world when they first met each other, and he doesn’t mind spending time or money on his pet since he’s a family member. Battle is given regular baths every 7…continue reading →

This Dog Spends 12 Hours Every Day Looking Towards The Station, Proves We Do Not Deserve Dogs

People all over the world have fallen in love with a remarkably loyal dog, who waits outside a station every day for his owner to come home from work. Show Full Text This beautiful golden-brown dog is named Xiongxiong, which means ‘bear’ in Chinese. Xiongxiong is 15 years old and has been with his owner Mr. Chen for 8 years. When Mr. Chen leaves home early in the morning, the faithful canine follows him to the metro station and stays there for around 12 hours until his owner comes back from work. One…continue reading →
Dad Takes A Dog For A Haircut, Son Notices Something Weird When They Return

Dad Takes A Dog For A Haircut, Son Notices Something Weird When They Return

Every absent-minded person will relate to this man, who managed to make the most hilarious mistake. After his son Alex asked him to pick up his beloved puppy from the groomer, the man came back with the wrong dog. Show Full Text The dog named Nieves has been living with the family for 10 years, however, Alex’s father only realized his mistake after his son pointed out that the dog’s fur looked really different. The dog-napper admitted to feeling that something was off, but the adventurous impostor that he took home with him…continue reading →