It’s fairly well known that yawns are contagious among humans. But did you know that they are across species too? According to a study published in the Japanese journal Plos One, dogs are susceptible to contagious yawns from humans and are more likely to start yawning if they see their owner do it too.
Britta Gustafson could not have put it more succinctly than she did when she described this collection thus: ‘Flickr says “click here to tell people why you created this gallery”, but i think it is obvious this time.’ You’d think dressing up canines as crab-like critters would be pretty niche, but it hardly is. Enjoy.
Photographer David Hunt was losing sleep from his new dog’s barking, so he took it upon himself to build a bark activated door opener using the Raspberry Pi. ‘I could do this with a timer switch and a door strike, but where’s the fun in that’, said he. That says it all, really.
Ridogulous Labs has developed the Smart Collar, a dog collar that works with a smartphone app and a proprietary algorithm to ensure that your canine companion reaps the benefits of today’s technology with you too. There’s GPS in it, which allows you to find your dog if he’s missing and comes with brain training and […]
Four&Sons is a beautifully designed dog-centric digital magazine that is just beginning to step into the world of print. In celebration of their one-year anniversary, Four&Sons is releasing a limited edition publication in honour of all the talented people who inspired them. Check out this sample of a few of their sleek spreads.
We have found the perfect tool to induce a heart attack: go to this site and prepare for corgi mayhem. If you’re immune to cuteness, you’re safe.
So I think we officially found the girl with the coolest childhood. This little girl is just playing with a 14 German Shepherds and they are all loving it. If you look closely, you can see the little pups hidden in the grass as well.
Caught ya red-handed, dog. These pictures we’ve found surfacing online of preening, pouty pups photographing themselves might just be evidence that the doggie selfie is now taking off in a way we didn’t see coming.
Seems like the Chinese have just invented a new way to punish their dogs: make them strap on some pantyhose, and stilettos too, for added sexiness. Is it just us, or do most of the dogs in the pictures sport a resigned look on their face? It’s amusing for all of one second, but quickly […]
Why settle for a duck face when you can have a dog face? The Dog Booth app will see to it that you get your best puppy face on — and you can even choose your barking good looks as a boxer, a shih tzu or a bulldog.
Rachel Federman’s latest book answers the age-old question: ‘Is your dog a genius?’ Now you can finally find out whether your dog is extraordinary or just an average-Joe mutt. We know you’ve been dying to find out. Woof woof.
Know these ubiquitous Beware of Dog signs that front houses everywhere? Now you can get a hand-painted portrait of your pet as one of these signs with a colorful Nepalese spin with Nepal Art Dogs, an LA-based fair trade art project that helps to save the dying art form of hand-painted signs and support Nepali artists at the same time.
Do dogs bite? Er, do they bike? Thanks to Israeli artist Nirit Levav Packer, who refitted and soldered chains, gears, pedals, seats and all manners of bicycle parts from Tel Aviv bike shops to build life-size dogs, we know these awesome beasts were bikes once.