ANIMALS

Film

The Evolution of the ‘Messy Woman’

How the pop culture trope changed in the time between ‘Animals’ being published in 2014 and then adapted into a film this year.
Phoebe Hurst
8.9.19
Ice Cream

Please Stop Sharing Ice Cream with Your Dog

No matter how much of a good boy they’ve been. It’s really gross.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
7.26.19
ANIMALS

Penguins Detained by New Zealand Police for Loitering Beneath a Sushi Shop

The penguins were described by authorities as "waddling vagrants."
Gavin Butler
7.16.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Rich People in Pakistan Keep Pet Lions and Exotic Animals to Flex Their Fortunes

Over 300 lions can be found in gardens, farmhouses and rooftop cages in Karachi alone.
Shamani Joshi
7.4.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Scientists Say ‘Puppy Dog Eyes’ are an Evolutionary Trait to Make Dogs Cuter

A new study suggests domesticated dogs evolved the ability to make themselves look like babies so humans would pay them more attention.
Gavin Butler
6.19.19
WTF

Animals With Knives, Ranked

'Battle Beasts' IRL.
Peter Slattery
6.19.19
food news

You Can Now Pay $50 to Hang Out in a Cafe Full of Live Rats

“Cong-RATS, ladies and bRODENTS, all of your dreams will come true,” the Rat Bar’s event page says.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.2.19
Australia Today

Here's a Heartwarming Story of a Miniature Donkey Being Rescued from a Septic Tank

The incident did not affect the small donkey's appetite for carrots.
Gavin Butler
5.31.19
cats mate

I Found Out How to Make My Cat an Influencer at the London Cat Expo

I want that Grumpy Cat money – but how do I get there?
Rosie Hewitson
5.29.19
Australia Today

New Laws in the ACT Aim to Acknowledge that Animals Have Feelings

The proposed laws would be the first in Australia to recognise animals as "sentient" beings, and bring harsh penalties against anyone caught mistreating them.
Gavin Butler
5.14.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Parrot Got Detained for Yelling 'Police' to Warn Its Owners About a Drug Raid

"He must've been trained for this."
River Donaghey
4.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Please Adopt Barsik, This 18-Kilo Monster Cat

Get a load of this unit.
Peter Slattery
4.9.19
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