Category Archives: Dogs

10 Dogs Who Are Very Happy About Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month

October is Adopt-A-Dog Month! Sponsored by the American Humane Association, this month encourages adopting a dog from a local shelter or rescue organization instead of buying from a breeder or pet store.

Check out these 10 lovable former shelter dogs!


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Ahoy, It’s International Talk Like A Pirate Day!

Happy International Talk Like A Pirate Day, mateys!

For your enjoyment on this very fun holiday, we’ve put together a few pictures of the most pirate-y animals on the Internet. All together now: arrrr!

holdin it down in the bay. #oakland #athletics #mlb #pugaday #piratepugjack

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Insta-Fluffy: 7 Animals You Should Be Following on Instagram



Selfies and pictures of food on Instagram are so overdone nowadays. The new trend taking over the popular social media network is decidedly fluffier: pets! But it’s not just the occasional picture of Fluffy or Fido: photogenic pets everywhere are signing up for their own accounts (with some help from their friends with thumbs, of course) and posing for adorable pictures on a regular basis. Some of these four (and three!)-legged friends are even becoming Insta-famous!

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META: Here’s A Gallery Of Animals Wearing Animal Slippers

If there’s anything sweeter than cute animals, it’s cute animals wearing slippers. And right now we have something bound to get you right off your rocker. If you are sensible to cuteness overload, you might want to reconsider venturing further, as the awwwwwwwwwwww factor is just about to fly straight off the chart.

Bunnies wearing bunny slippers, pink flamingo slippers, or just about any kind of slippers out there, we’ve got it. And it’s not just bunnies either, but all sorts of four legged little guys. So buckle up and check out our gallery of cute animals wearing slippers below.

Pug Slippers

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Rabbit Wearing Bunny Slippers
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10 Life Lessons Learned From Animal Moms (As Told With YouTube Videos)

We’ve been celebrating Mother’s Day all week here at From Hop To Pop. Tuesday’s post, a gallery of Mom tattoos, tackled a decidedly human phenomena, but today we’re digging into the animal kingdom for inspiration. Posted below, then, are 10 life lessons that we’ve gleaned from doting animal moms (both biological and surrogate), as told with YouTube videos.

1. Sharing is caring. Take the cat in the video below, who nurses an orphaned bunny along with her litter. A-DORBS.


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2. Ask for help when you need it. In this next clip, an elephant gives her baby a much-needed push at a time of need.


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3. Keep up appearances. Daily grooming sessions are a great way to bond, as demonstrated by this tigress and her cub. (I can’t stop marveling at her tongue, it’s HUGE.)


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This Gallery Of 32 Amazing Rabbit GIFS Is The Best Thing You Will Find On The Internet. Ever.

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Animated GIFS – what was once the humble vessel of mindless entertainment has become, in the eyes of some, a legitimate art form. Here then are 10, no 32, examples of the form, ranging from the cute to the clever, that honor bunnies in motion (if static, click on the image to activate).

1. Just one of the many perks of having a rabbit to call your own.

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2. Check out this adorable snow bunny tearing down the slopes!

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3. This rabbit is old school. I bet he used to hang out on AOL message boards and spend all day making websites in Geocities.

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