Mom Taxi XXXIV: We’ll Get There, Lizzie

[It might take awhile, but we'll get there. In the meantime, ease up on the reins, OK?]

Lizzie The Bearded Dragon plays cowgirl with Rambo The Sulcata Tortoise at the Critter Camp Exotic Pet Sanctuary.

What’s Better Than ONE Whackadoodle Kitteh?

An entire roomful, of course.

“As kitten guardians know, every day with kittens is a circus…but this one is special. Not only did the video win First Place at the Just for Cats Film Festival in Vancouver, it highlights the awesome Vancouver Orphan Kitten Rescue. So two thumbs up.” -From Karen (aka Sasha’s Mum) in Vancouver.

Two, Tired

14836778162_ed937b4778_kFlickrer Mark Peters rolls out the story: “Last week, Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary accepted a mother pig and her babies into the fold. PETA rescued this family from a trash-filled pen in a trailer park in North Carolina. Now they can munch on grass, sleep in a straw-filled bed, and live out their lives together with lots of space to roam in, mud pools to cool off in, and a family of more than 40 other pigs to socialize with.”

Kittehs. WEARING BABY SOCKS.

That’s what we have here. Despite the obvious Big J Cute Level, this is c/o London, England. That’s George and Elton below- just four weeks old.

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These Pair O’ Prosh Knuckleheads were found abandoned :( and not doing well, in West London.

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They now reside, for the time being, at the RSPCA Animal Hospital.

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Quoting London24.com, “You may wonder about the outfits. Unfortunately these two naughty boys have a habit of suckling each other in their sleep and making themselves sore,” said Sian Anderson, a clinical manager at the hospital.”

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Thanks to Arne for this one.

Havin’ A Jaunty Jonty Caturday!

unnamed“Jonty was rescued from a litter of kittens born in a garden nursery in Southern California. Here he is, small enough to fit in the palm of my hand, on his second day home. He’s now a 16 pound giant Turkish Van (you showed his heart off on Valentine’s Day.) He’s currently recovering from gastroenteritis, so being in C.O. might cheer him up and make him feel better! It certainly cheers me up every day!” -From the iPad of Susan S.

Photo by Laurie Rennie.

You’ll Buy A Book If I SAY You Can

img_04811-1Page The Bookstore Cat, a rescued kitty who lives at Book Buyers in Charlotte, N.C. commands everyone’s attention! Submitted by Lee R. Photo by AFV Exotic Arts.

Bunday: Colorado Bun UPDATE!

unnamed (1)“Hello again! I sent some pics about a month ago of a litter of baby cottontails we fostered after they were dug up by a neighbor’s dog. We ended up taking them to a rescue because we were loving on them too much and they were getting too used to our cat. They were later released back into our neighborhood a few weeks later and have made themselves at home in our yard! I recently spotted one raiding carrots from one of my container gardens and thought you’d like to see! I’m also sending a photo of the whole litter during a nap just before we took them to the rescue. A fan from Colorado, Lynne H.”

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ResQte Of The Week (Bonus Friday Edition!)

BkbYfbIRedditer BleaK_ says, “This little guy was found abandoned by the road all alone. Looked much healthier after some foods and cuddles!” We’ve put in an email to BleaK_ for deets and will update if we get ‘em, K?

Maybe We Should Bring Out The Pharrell Song Again

Because if ANY video deserves the song “Happy,” this one would be it! This is Frank, everyone. Had a tough life at first, but as you can see, he’s pretty well bounced back.

UPDATE: Yup, Frankie should have the song.

T.O.

Bebeh Coot! Wait. What? Coot Overload*

10459106_257416921114982_1637569161994340236_oFrom the Baby Wild FB page: “An orphaned Baby American Coot gets some much needed care at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Society of Edmonton in Alberta, Canada.” Submitted by Carly L.

(*Stolen from Oakley, grumbles that I didn’t think of it, stalks off to get an OIKOS yogurt from the fridge.)

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