Tag: fur

  • Raccoon Dogs

    Also know as the tanuki or mangut, the raccoon dog is neither raccoon nor dog, but does belong to the Canidae family. They are native to east Asia, but have been introduced to parts of Europe. Unfortunately their cuteness is to their detriment, and they’ve been hunted excessively for their fur.

  • Balls of Fluff

    The Chinchilla is known for having the softest and most luxurious fur of all the land mammals, with 50-80 hairs growing out of each individual follicle! Being a chinchilla owner and getting to cuddle one of these adorable fluffballs must certainly be an experience to envy!

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  • All You Need is Love

    It’s easy to sometimes take our pets for granted and forget just how amazing they are for us. They bring us laughter and joy, make us happy when we’re feeling sad, and are that welcome presence after a hard day at work. Hard as these pictures of neglected animals are to look at, we need […]

  • Cats in Fur Hats

    Ryo Yamazaki is a cat-mad photographer from Tokyo, Japan, who has become an Instagram hit from making his beloved scottish-fold kitties hats from their own fur! After brushing, he collects their fur and sets to work on some of the most incredible hats you could ever imagine.

  • Dressing Up Your ‘Do pt 2

    Did you know that in the early 18th century hair bows were worn by both men and women? Hairstyles back then could be extremely elaborate and the French in particular were very fond of towering hairstyles. These hairdos aren’t elaborate, but they’re memorable nonetheless.

  • Dressing Up Your ‘Do pt 1

    Did you know that in the early 18th century hair bows were worn by both men and women? Hairstyles back then could be extremely elaborate and the French in particular were very fond of towering hairstyles. These hairdos aren’t elaborate, but they’re memorable nonetheless.

  • Shagadelic

    These shaggy beauties are Highland Cattle. Highland cattle are a docile Scottish breed that have long horns and long wavy coats. Their unusual double-coat of hair is the longest of any cattle breed, and makes them perfectly suited to the Highlands.

  • Going to the Vet

    How much do you hate going to the Doctor or Dentist? Now imagine that someone else is actually taking you against your will! Well, that’s what it’s like for our beloved ‘fur babies’. The following are some amusing pictures of some seriously unimpressed pets…give them a treat when they get home!

  • Sometimes Fur Isn’t Enough

    Our beloved feline companions may be covered in fur, but this doesn’t mean that they don’t get chilly, or that they sometimes like that extra little bit of comfort that being warm and toasty provides. These gorgeous kitties have all found themselves a means of getting just that little bit more cosy.