Japanese Food Stall Staffed By An Adorable Shiba-Inu Dog

Food stalls in Japan have apparently gone to the dogs. The aptly-named “Dog’s Sweet Potato Shop”, a small kiosk selling roasted sweet potatoes, in Sapporo, Japan is manned (dogged?) by a three-year-old Shiba-Inu dog. More: Twitter h/t: odditycentral Japanese Twitter user @hina_shii_ver2 first learned about the unique “Dog’s Sweet Potato Shop” in her home city of Sapporo earlier this month...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/04/japanese-food-stall-staffed-by-an-adorable-shiba-inu-dog/

College Professor Is Making Flower Crowns For Animals And They Look Majestic

The first flower crown college professor Yarely made was for her dog, Australian shepherd Freya. And that one was just for the pup, to take fun photos for Instagram. Well, what started as a simple prop for a picture soon turned into a brand. The Californian created Freya’s Floral Company that offers a selection of flower crowns for both, people and animals. “I received such positive feedback...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/04/college-professor-is-making-flower-crowns-for-animals-and-they-look-majestic/

Funniest Animal Fails Caught In Panoramic Pictures

Imagine you’ve found the perfect spot for a fantastic panoramic picture… unfortunately some animals just cannot sit still or mind their own business, always photobombing your best photos. Scroll down to see the funniest examples! h/t:


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/04/funniest-animal-fails-caught-in-panoramic-pictures/

Japanese Art Student’s Graduation Project Is A Lineup Of Cats Adorably Asking You For High Fives

Japanese sculptor Sakura Hanafusa expertly crafted one that all cat lovers would love in their home. A lineup of seven cats extending their paws to high five you after you come home. Hanafusa made the sculptures as her graduation project from art university in 2016, and writes on Twitter that she “wanted to make a piece that people not only looked at and enjoyed, but could have fun...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/03/japanese-art-students-graduation-project-is-a-lineup-of-cats-adorably-asking-you-for-high-fives/

Photographer Documents Chickens, And They All Look Like Supermodels

Matteo Tranchellini is a professional photographer and he first got fascinated by the beauty of chickens while looking for a Concincina as a pet for his studio garden in Milan. In 2013 he met a farmer named Giorgio who invited him to an aviary exhibition, and that was the day he fell in love with the beauty of these magnificent and underrated birds. His friend Moreno joined Matteo on this...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/03/photographer-documents-chickens-and-they-all-look-like-supermodels/

8 Digital Paintings Of Famous Characters And Their Pets By Aleksei Vinogradov

Elizabeth Swann (Keira Knightley in “Pirates of the Caribbean”) Aleksei Vinogradov is a Russian freelance digital artist who shares his skills and talent with 120k followers on Instagram. His charming artistic touch, masterful use of pastels and subtle brush strokes create lively portraits full of character and attract the attention of art lovers from around the world. His beautiful works are...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/03/8-digital-paintings-of-famous-characters-and-their-pets-by-aleksei-vinogradov/

The Weird World of Competitive Dog Grooming

Feast your eyes on the most outlandish pooches you are ever likely to spot courtesy of America’s most extreme dog grooming competitions. Some people really shouldn’t be allowed to own pets… What do you think? Leave your opinion in comments. h/t:


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/03/the-weird-world-of-competitive-dog-grooming/

“Under-Cats”: Photographer Andrius Burba Captures Photos Of Cats From From Underneath In Colorful Backgrounds

According to Andrius Burba (previously featured here and here): “Hi guys, my name is Andrius Burba and I’m a photographer from Lithuania. I’m happy to present my new project photographed on the glass plate from underneath! “Underlook” project started four years ago when I saw a ridiculous looking picture on the Internet. It was a cat sitting on a glass table that was photographed...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/03/under-cats-photographer-andrius-burba-captures-photos-of-cats-from-from-underneath-in-colorful-backgrounds/

A Shocking Campaign Uses Graphic Images To Point Out The Damage That Plastic Pollution Has On The Ocean’s Wildlife

A simple plastic bag seems harmless, but it can represent extreme suffering – and even death – for thousands of animals in the oceans. Depicting this unfortunate truth through strong images, Sea Shepherd, an NGO focused on the conservation of marine wildlife, is launching a plastic awareness campaign. 3D ads have been created in partnership between Tribal Worldwide São Paulo and DDB Guatemala...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/03/a-shocking-campaign-uses-graphic-images-to-point-out-the-damage-that-plastic-pollution-has-on-the-oceans-wildlife/

This Is A Tiny Hamster Rides Her Own Personal Subway Train

In 2009, Brooklyn photographer Victoria Belanger took Edie, her tiny hamster for a ride on her own personal subway train. Little Edie wandered throughout the car, checked out the distinctive orange and yellow seats and even had a chance to peek outside before having to “stand clear of the closing doors”. “This train is really slow.” Edie rides the model subway. Fall 2009. More:


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/03/this-is-a-tiny-hamster-rides-her-own-personal-subway-train/