Tag: ADD

‘The World’s Saddest Dog’ Loses Her Home Again, And Might Be Put To Sleep If No One Adopts Her Soon
11 May

‘The World’s Saddest Dog’ Loses Her Home Again, And Might Be Put To Sleep If No One Adopts Her Soon

Animals Homepage featured adopt dont shop Brenda Dobranski Dahlia Ayoub 11th of May 2017

Lana, the canine known as 'the saddest dog in the world', is homeless again - and she might be put to sleep if she doesn't find someone to take her in. Back in 2015, a picture of Lana dejected in her kennel went viral. At that time, the family who adopted the shelter pooch returned her back, making her too sad to go on walks. "It's almost like her world shut down," Dahlia Ayoub of Mighty Mutts told in 2015.

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What You Say About Mental Illness Vs What You Actually Mean
20 Mar

What You Say About Mental Illness Vs What You Actually Mean

Comics Homepage featured ADD annie erskine attention deficit disorder 20th of March 2017

People often misuse words like depression and ADD. Sure you might be having a bad day, but are you really depressed? Likewise, you might sometimes struggle to concentrate, especially if you're doing something boring, but does that really mean you've got Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)? We all have our little quirks and idiosyncrasies, but does that make us all Obsessive Compulsives?

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Sick Fish Couldn’t Stay Afloat, So This Guy Built Him A Tiny Wheelchair
16 Mar

Sick Fish Couldn’t Stay Afloat, So This Guy Built Him A Tiny Wheelchair

Animals Homepage featured derek builds fish wheelchair disabled goldfish diy fish wheelchair 16th of March 2017

Taylor Dean, a 19-year-old Youtuber who creates educational animal videos, just shared a picture of a goldfish in a 'wheelchair' - and the Internet is going crazy over it. It was sent to her by a friend named Derek who works in a local aquarium shop. The guy recently had a customer bring in their pet goldfish that was suffering from swim bladder disease, a condition that makes a fish unable to control its buoyancy in the water. As diet adjustments and water treatments were ineffective, Derek decided to go an extra mile to help the little floating fellow by creating a goldfish 'wheelchair'.

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This Woman Built A “Cat Ladder” For Strays So They Could Come In When It’s Cold Outside
28 Feb

This Woman Built A “Cat Ladder” For Strays So They Could Come In When It’s Cold Outside

Animals Homepage featured cat lady cat rescue cat winter refuge 28th of February 2017

This winter has been particularly chilly in Turkey, so one kind woman came up with an amazing solution to help the freezing stray cats - she built a cat ladder that leads into her home. "I made the ladder so the cats can come into my comfortable house," Sebnem Ilhan told The Dodo. The woman who works as a dentist in the town of Tekirdag came with this solution after spotting homeless cats suffering in the cold, and decided to turn her home into a refuge from winter.

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