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>humans release pet pigeons on the city
>they're now forced to search for food in the rock jungle, but luckily for the birds, humans are always throwing food away, so they start eating from trash
>they also start building nests on buildings, since they kinda look like the rocky mountains pigeons used to build their nests on when they were not domesticated
>pigeons start breeding, and breeding, and breeding
>now there's a lot of pigeons
>pigeons get diseases because of all the pollution caused by humans
>Humans: "Ewww, pigeons! I hate those dirtbags, they're rats with wings! All pigeons must die!"

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They just seem inoffensive when you have seagulls that will actively fuck with you.
I think it’s called bumble foot, grackles in my area get it too so you a bunch of one footed birds everywhere
Cigarettes are aesthetic and cool. Throw your cigarettes on dirty bum pigeons as you walk in the city.

So it's a bacterial infection.
Thanks, anon.
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I bought this toy for a friend once it's pretty good and soft

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>Dinosaur documentary
>They use elephant sounds
Every time.
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indeed. maybe because we're used to mammals, so everything has to be like what we're used to, even if there's no logical reason for it.
true. I was watching one about the deep ocean, and they added pew pew sounds whenever the creatures glowed. annoying af
Why can't they use stuff like this nightmare fuel?
no idea. the cassowary would be perfect source material for dinosaurs.
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Watch as the mantis strikes!
>Sword clinging sounds
Monster Bug Wars was kino


what is your /an/ dream?
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fuck dogs
the Chinese have the right idea
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A small house in the mountains with a flock of sheep to tend to.
I came across a truck stop bathroom like this years ago in AZ, every surface area was covered in moths. One of the neatest things I have seen
Large acreage w/ a stream for fishing, a garden, and wild fields to roam. Time and space to breed, show, and work dogs.

Also, this >>2628181, but integrated into the walls of the main living spaces

How much does a Golden Retriever go for? I found a kennel with like top pedigree golden's and they're 1000 euros per pup, but then I found these guys selling from private people for like less than 300. I'm obviously skeptical of the 300 ones ( in terms of health, not actually existing ).

What am I supposed to ask to make sure I'm getting a good pupper.

Also, for an apartment in the city, which is better: golden or samoyed?
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Do keep digging, it'll be fun for all.
Thanks for the (You)s.
Just get a mutt, cheap and fewer health problems
>facebook knowledge
I see you know your judo well
These are the tests recommended for Golden Retrievers in the US, a reputable European breeder should still perform these on their breeding stock (or the equivalent as determined by their breed club). You want a puppy from parents who completed those health checks, were evaluated for structural soundness and type through FCI conformation shows, and who are temperamentally proven through obedience or other type work. The puppies should be whelped in the home, in a living room or other common area, and the breeder should have an extensive socialization plan in place until the puppies are placed in their homes (at a minimum 10 weeks).

These puppies are expensive, because all these steps are extremely expensive to breeders, but it's an important investment for happy, healthy puppies

Literally the most perfect pet ever existed.
Donald Trump's hair is the perfect pet?
G-piglets are mature at 6 weeks, still waiting on signs from Trump...
What a funny chicken
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what is this furry hermit crab

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Well, /an/, I was holding my cat, he was purring, grinding on me and showing love then just went limp. I don't know if he had a heart attack or what. I've had many pets but this cat was the best companion I've had, I love my dog but this cat had more querks and personality than any animal I've ever seen and hes gone. Sorry for the sappy blog post. It came out of nowhere. So i just wanted to dedicate this to my sweet, loving kitter. Good night kitty. I love you more than you probably ever knew.
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I dont but my mother might have some, we just switched phones and lost a bunch of pictures, My dog is clearly depressed right now, I'm sure hes sad about losing his brother but it seems right now that he wants to be there for me and my other. He's been doing a great job comfoting and help regulating our emotions. Animals are truly amazing. We don't deserve their loyalty and love. No doubt mans best friend,
I'll probably make another thread since this isn't the one for it but I plan on getting a bengal and was wonder what I should know and be looking for when buying one.
How much do you already know about them? You want to find an F4 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bengal_cat#Temperament) cat from a registered breeder who can provide papers and who tests their cats for illnesses. They are supposed to be energetic and needier for attention than your average cat, and you will need to talk to a breeder to get a really good sense of the temperament. I have a Sphynx, a breed that is also supposedly high energy and needy, but he is very manageable. I have another cat, a rescue mutt, who he likes to chase and wrestle with. He always wants to be on top of me, and if not with me then with the other cat. So adopting a second cat for a needy and energetic breed is something to think about. What made you choose Bengal?
Your best bet is to start talking to breeders

Go to cat shows and network with the Bengal people. Show initiative by discussing why you want a Bengal over any other breed, and giving examples of how you would provide an ideal home and lifestyle for the kitty
fuck u anon, i know all this feels, i have my old 14 years old cat and he's such character and awesome bro, damn u an is why i stay away, make me emo

name a goofier breed than whippets
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I don't really consider Whippets goofy, more odd
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so im gonna buy a bird. i want this bird to be as loving as possible and i want to have a good relationship with it. However, im on a low budget, so needs easy maintenance.

so far im thinking between a conure, cockatiel or a parrotlet. open to other reccomendations but which one should i get?
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not OP but how much do they poop?
Also, anyone know how to get a Eurasian magpie in US? wanted crows but magpies are basically the same and possibly legal.
I thought green cheeks were still loud by virtue of being a conure.
Sun conures are very loud, green cheeks are much calmer and quieter
if it's you first bird it must be easy to train. Buy a baby budgie and feed it. This way you will build a life lasting bond. Cockatiels are normally very tame too, and easy to care.. difficult decision.
Some kind of crow. They're very intelligent birds.

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Found this insect in my house, it looks like a bee of some sort. Was interested in what type of bee it was

Anyone watch the show on netflix? I find it sickening but weirdly fascinating. Have you ever encountered an animal hoarder in real life, /an/?
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A lot of symptoms and behaviors overlap. Many hoarders are NPD and many NPD's are hoarders. But one does not necessarily always follow the other. And I think the big difference between them is that hoarding can be helped and NPD's are just so broken that there isn't much that can be done other than to mitigate the damage they do to others.

Also hoarders use things in order to fill the emotional hole, but with good therapy they can find ways to cope with the trauma and let go of hoarding. Often their trauma is something that happened outside of themselves that they never found a way to process correctly. Narcissists use a false persona in stead of things, and are so far removed from the self, and so disgusted with their true selves, that therapy does little to nothing. The trauma is themselves, their true selves, and they hate it so much they pretend it doesn't exist. In a lot of cases therapy just makes them craftier and more manipulative, they have no interest in confronting the trauma.
In the netflix show I noticed that all the male hoarders are ashamed of what they're doing and end up withdrawing from society out of shame and guilt, whereas female hoarders will broadcast their obsession to the entire world.
Jesus, that sounds horrible. What part of FL are you from? Melbourne here.
Any updates anon? Did you save her?
This shit isn't what normal women or people in general do. These women are severely mentally ill and dealing with OCD and other compulsive issues, and their issues aren't easily fixed even with intervention or treatment. Its less of a case of weird lonely women and more of a case of mental illness gone wild. sad but true

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Prove how these are not the worst of the insect order.
Because insects are a class, not an order. What do I win?

i put my H. petersi juvenile to another terrarium and it got wet coconut fiber on him due to this process and he is not moving now, he is all in wet coconut fiber now
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Write out the genus when you use it the first time.

Make /an/ cringe.
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>What's wrong with the clothing exactly?
I'm not an expert but since reptiles are cold-blooded, they don't get warmer and warmer in clothing, but colder and colder since the sweater blocks out the surrounding heat. Good way to send the reptile into hibernation or kill it
I saw this at work. Made my reflex activate i recoiled from phone.
Can't stand this talk
The guy who did it was mentally unstable so
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>But he's a service dog teehee!!!

No. Fuck you. That's not how this shit works. You don't just buy a fucking vet with the words "service dog" and it automatically makes it one.

Some background:

>Training my dog to be a CGC/Therapy dog--NOT a service dog
>Do not allow him into places he isn't allowed even though people encourage me to
>Still have a vest that says "In training do not pet/approach"
>People fucking approach anyway
>Chants of "DOG DOG DOG DOG" whenever people see him
>Fucking Asians and White Girls are the worst with this, though I had a particularly frightening encounter with a horde of drunken white guys (One literally asked to "fuck with my dog" and when I said no he pushed over a concrete trashcan and screamed--wot.jpg)
>Approach without asking, try to pet without asking, push me to get to my dog
>I have literally picked up my 75 lb rough collie to get away from these fucks and some STILL try to chase me/pet him even when I tell them to fuck off
>One even spit at me

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They’re horribly invasive and damaging to the environment in my state. Can anything eat them, including us?
...are you planning on just eating random frogs?
I thought they had toxic mucus?
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I'm sure shitloads of things eat them. The mucous is just minorly irritating.

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How does /an/ remove toxo?
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>hunting leopards with a flamethrower
what's next? hunting sloths with a chainsaw?
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I guess you could say it's a surefire way of removing toxo.
You're killing the flora in the process therefore your justice is immediately cancelled out for the unnecessary collateral damage
Carlos you cheeky cunt

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