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Frog thread
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Tard rage
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Some men love women. I love tode.
How could he fuck up this badly

One of my dogs attacked my other dog so I beat the piss of of it until it let go of its throat. My gf is now screaming at me about how dogs are children and should be reasoned with. Is it wrong to beat a dog?
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>not beating the woman instead
This, better to just kill the dog now just in case, 1 bullet to the head aughta do, 2 if it's a shitbull.
Ignore the pansy ass faggots infesting your thread. You did the right thing. A human can never hurt a dog nearly as bad as a dog can hurt another dog.

Sounds like you need to get rid of the asshole dog and the girl. Maybe pair them up and take the good dog for yourself.
You are completely correct. Don't listen to retards. You had to do what you had to do, and you should ask your girlfriend if she would rather have a beaten dog or a killed dog.
>Maybe pair them up and take the good dog for yourself.
This is actually a good idea. Tell her the violent dog is hers, and give them both the boot.
If they're both your dogs and she doesn't live with you just cut ties and find a more rational partner. GF = test wife, and she just failed.

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>The RSPCA was called to a car park when a member of the public heard a cat crying from a Volkswagen Golf.

>With the permission of the car's owner, firefighters lifted it up to try and free the cat. But before it could be captured, the cat escaped and ran under a BMW and did the same.

>The BMW's owner was traced and the car was partially taken apart, but the cat then dashed under the RSPCA van. The van required less dismantling since it was higher from the ground and a firefighter managed to catch the cat in his arms before she could escape again.
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>Not just letting it die
Catfags are pathetic.
Well you don't want the smell of a rotting burning cat in your engine. Makes sense to get rid of it.
yeah one died in my machine at work and it smelled for like a year and a half
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>"RSPCA animal collection officer Natalie Read, who has since adopted the cat, said: "This kitten was proving a little Houdini"
>kitten is called Lohse
Why do cats do this? It's a nightmare every fucking year.

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Related to
>New homes to get 'automatic' permission in England planning shake-up

They will not stop building until every last ancient hedgerow, woodland, stream and field is paved over. We're finished.
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It's the fault of 'lets import almost 700,000 people a year'.
I would rather kill myself than move to London and become a southerner.
Are red squirrels gonna make it?

I get them and deer in my garden and drive in the middle of a small town. They really make my day.
moving people from more biodiverse regions to less biodiverse regions is good, more biodiverse regions should have less people in them
Even without them, Europe would still be overpopulated. This isn't a left-vs-right problem, it's a normie problem. Very few people actually appreciate and respect wild nature, most just see it as a resource that can easily be sacrificed for political and economic reasons.

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Are small fat dogs better
Better than what
big skinny dogs

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built alright

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Discuss Hyus, Hogs, or other prehistoric pigs
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>hogs from hell

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>my ancestor
they propably shrinkwrapped the fuck out of that poor guy, haven't they?

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What is it's problem? Why is it like this?
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>What is it's problem?
(You) are still alive.
Why do these strange beings wish me harm?
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hes just chilling
This animal is a devil
maximum efficiency or in other words
perfection, you may not like it but what peak performance looks like .

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What would happen if you tried to take a guide dog from a blind person?
Not that I would actually do it ofc
You'd get arrested for theft.
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>Go to police because guide dog was stolen
>Police ask for description of suspect
pretty sure thats a felony

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Getting really sick of this capeshit in my insects. Can these fuckers finally name a fly after Stanley Kubrick or something?
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What? No they wont
They will be memorized like any other random species name
there's dozens of species named after celebs from the 20s and earlier you'd go "DUHHH WHO DIS" you absolute brainlet
Nobody gives a shit that wasp species#100587 doesn't have a name that tells you what makes it different from the other 300 species in its genus.
>t. redditors
There's a difference between
>p. deadpoolensis
And calling it "the deadpool fly." Anything that actually gets discussed will be called something modern and relevant, and no there aren't or you'd source literally even a single one.
you should see a doctor, bro

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What are some memorable animal or even nature related media you consumed and enjoyed when you were young?
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Your parents provided you with this film before you hit puberty?
Something changed within me after that sexy walking scene of her.
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Pleasant Goat and Big Bad Wolf
>that episode where the wolf threatens to suicide bomb a plane
I had this book when I was a kid
The clock always impressed me.

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Jaguar is obviously the best and you literally cannot prove me wrong

>strongest of the bunch
>not fastest but speed is hardly that important for predators (suck a dick cheetahs, enjoy getting meals taken by literally anything around)
>does well on land, in water AND in trees
>prominent in the most competitive area on Earth - jungles
literally only one downside which is that they aren't social
The truth is they suck and got pushed into nowhere and were pushed from a diet of megafauna to one of reptiles and aquatic shit
i fucking loved that game, man. i always wanted to be a zookeeper when i was a child.
youre an idiot and you got btfo
get over yourself
>he's still replying to people when he's posted no sources for anything

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Post pics, gifs, or webms of predators just doing their job.
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Depends on what you consider "dangerous"

Fed animal is more likely to ambush correctly and score a kill but it will also easily give up if you put up a fight
Starving animal might fuck up due to exhaustion but if it has a chance to get a meal, it is not giving up
>when fed?
You mean by people? Fed gators and bears can be aggressive and belligerent

Which one would you rather fight hand to hand

A starved bear or a fed bear
specifically with bears i'd go for the starved simply because he is weaker, also they are omnivores and scavangers mostly so him attacking me isnt the only option it has, so it might give up if i hurt it.
If you'd say tiger or jaguar, i'd go with fed since then i can just annoy him up to the point it leaves (lets me honest i couldnt fight it at all, annoying them by throwing rocks or smthing is the only chance i got), starved jaguar wouldn't
Glizzy fishe

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One of my cats died today. She declined rapidly to the point where she wasn't even really there anymore towards the end. It's hard because we were hoping she would improve (she was getting treatment) but instead she just kept getting worse - in trying to help her, did we just prolong her suffering? I don't know if we made the right choice.
Anyway, give your animals a hug or pet from me. Take good care of them, you're all they have in the world.
Sorry, anon, you did what you had to. It sucks either way, I've euthanized several animals and although they may have suffered less, but I'll never be able to let go of the pain of having taken their lives.
I don't think having a vet do it is any different, regarding culpability.
sounds like you did the right thing at the right time anon
IKTF anon.

Don't bother yourself with the question if you did the right choice at the right time or not, but think of the good life you gave that cat.

Maybe get another cat and treat it as well as you treated your current cat.

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What is this bird...
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kinda shocked that I can't figure out what bird this is. In all my years living here I've never seen anything like it.
anyone got any clue?
What country and state/province/etc do you live in, OP?
Turdus philomelos
OP said he's Canadian

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