What could possibly be as precious as a newborn baby photo shoot? How about a newborn puppy photo shoot?
A Richmond, VA photographer got up close and personal with a litter of homeless shelter chihuahua puppies
The pups are all up for adoption through the Richmond Animal Care and Control website. The photographer says the whole shoot took only an hour and she hopes the adorable pics will help the pups find a a forever home
Also trending, a North Dakota man is the talk of the town after taking in some feathered friends. Adam Gettel has adopted five geese. They even fly alongside his truck when he drives around town. Gettel is enjoying their company, but hopes they migrate when the time comes.
And a Lannister stands up for House Stark. Actor Peter Dinklage has joined forces with PETA to bring attention to a problem affecting huskies. Dinklage said in a statement, quote: "we understand that due to the direwolves' huge popularity, many folks are going out and buying huskies..." The "game of thrones" actor goes on to say "shelters are also reporting many of these huskies are being abandoned-as often happens when dogs are bought on impulse, without understanding their needs." PETA reports huskie rescue groups in some places have seen a doubling of unwanted dogs over the past few years.