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2010-12-10 00:00:47

CUTENESS.COM just launched a variety of fantastic new site features including a Virtual Gift Shop, Pet of the Day blog, and user interface and speed improvements. Venice, CA (PRWEB) December 8, 2010 CUTENESS.COM is excited to announce some brand new site features, further solidifying itself as THE online destination for pet people! Self-funded and homegrown, CUTENESS.COM now boasts nearly 40,000 Facebook fans - and growing, CUTENESS.COM is the de facto home of cute pets and the humans who...

2007-07-05 11:01:57

BERLIN (AP) - Berlin Zoo's star polar bear cub Knut welcomed his millionth visitor Thursday, showing he hasn't lost his drawing power even if he's growing up. Ilja and Vincent Arends, a couple from Rotterdam, Netherlands, were together credited with being the millionth admirers, and given flowers and stuffed Knut bear toys. The zoo, which had 2.3 million visitors last year, says it expects an additional 500,000 this year due to mild weather and the cute bear cub, by now a fixture in German...

2007-03-20 18:45:00

BERLIN -- Berlin Zoo's abandoned polar bear cub Knut looks cute, cuddly and has become a front-page media darling, but an animal rights activist insisted Monday he would have been better off dead than raised by humans. "Feeding by hand is not species-appropriate but a gross violation of animal protection laws," animal rights activist Frank Albrecht was quoted as saying by the mass-circulation Bild daily, which has featured regular photo spreads tracking fuzzy Knut's frolicking. "The zoo must...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.