Jingle Goats 2.0

There might not be ANYthing in The World Of The QTE as cute as a bebeh goat jumping up and down. And sideways. And forwards and backwards. Right? Andrea D. thinks so. “A friend of mine posted this on Facebook. Sure, I love bebeh goats but I did not know there is a website called GIGGLE WITH THE GOATS. That name alone deserves to be on your site.”

[*Note- Watch out for the Big Goat on Campus move at :48. -Ed.]

Gettin’ Kinda Puggy In Cardiff

Straight from the You Kay comes this email from Stephen C. “Please take a look at the video I shot of Pugfest Christmas 2014! It features pugs dressed up in Christmas sweaters, as Santa, Elves and much more. There is also a pug in a wheelchair named Vince who was the star of the show. The event took place this past Sunday in Cardiff, UK and it was in aid of several animal charities.”

Blade Runner Roller

Earlier today, we saw a great example of one big ol’ Turtle helping another! This hour, it’s a hoomin’s turn to do a good deed. It seems Blade was having trouble moving about, so his hoomin carted him off to his vet- who came up with the idea of sticking some Lego wheels on, so Blade could become a man in motion. So to speak.

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One Green Planet.org says Blade has a metabolic bone disorder, and the wheels will help him move around so he can regain leg strength.

We found a LiveLeak.com translaysh. Dr. Plische says, “We mounted Lego wheels on the turtle ‘Blade’ because he had a bone metabolism illness and his shell was too heavy and had a loss of muscles. That’s why he couldn’t pick up himself and walk anymore. The bones were like rubber and the musculature had clearly diminished.”

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Blade’s hoomin, Iris P., says: “At the beginning or in the middle of August last year, I noted for the first time that Blade wasn’t so active and fit as the other two turtles [I own]. I kept him in his terrarium because [the weather in] August was really cold.”

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How’d they get the wheels on there? Dr. P. said, “The turtle didn’t feel any pain because we made no hole, but we stocked it with a special glue, that only has two components.”

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Kudos to Dr. Carsten Plischke for thinking outside the box, and swiping his son’s Legos. From Susan M.

[*Note: The video header says “turtle.” The One Green Planet article says Blade is a tortoise, yet the translation has the vet saying “turtle.” And the translation ALSO refers to “tortoise.” -Ed.]

The Bebeh Sloth With The Unusual Name

This little knucklehead acquired a strange name during its first night at the Kids Saving the Rain Forest Wildlife Sanctuary.

Thanks to Derek M. for going above and beyond.

Hi Mr. Nudibranch (The Sequel)

tumblr_ne48hsOlw61r31v2no1_1280Harken back to March of 2013- we introduced you to Mr. Nudibranch! Now, in December of 2014- thanks to Carly of The Featured Creature, we’ve got Mr. Nudibranch (The Sequel.) She says this is actually a “Leaf Sheep Nudibranch.” Well, of course I knew that. Learn more right here. The above photo is by Lynn Wu.

Hey Pal, Little Help?

Everybody needs a helping hand shove now and then!

Translating the text from the YT video: “Daughter outdoor teaching, Mucha Zoo Africa, met a turtle stand up, full rescue companion, the arm of the force – to help ㄧ.”

“So, What Do I Do With This?

Timo (joined later by Cleo) doesn’t seem to get the concept of a “sled.”

“I’ve just posted a new Christmas video. I hope this video of Timo & Cleo brings people in the mood for Christmas! Hope you like it! Petra.”

It’s a Cute-spiracy!

For those of you wondering “Whatever happened to Merida’s three brothers from Brave?” we’re happy to report they’re still out making mischief, specializing in pic-a-nic baskets.

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Via Arend on Flickr.

Why Ducks Don’t Do Yoga

“For a start, it’s hard to contemplate your navel when you haven’t got one.”

Via Piper Gu on Flickr.

Munchkin Hits The Slopes

Although after he reaches the bottom, he wonders what comes next!

[You remember Munchkin, right? -Ed.] (T.O.)

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