Cute Puppies

Cute and Fluffy? How About Dead and Dirty

Janetta Harvey | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK
Janetta Harvey

It would be a peculiar person that tried to argue that puppies are not adorably cute and fluffy. Thousands of pets for sale adverts flooding the internet show that pictures of puppies rarely fail to look sweet, they succeed in pulling on our heart strings and opening our purses. Cute sells.

Why Buying a Puppy Is Not the Same as Rescuing One

Janetta Harvey | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK
Janetta Harvey

It's never been easier to buy a puppy. The puppy farming industry is huge. In the past, many people bought from pet shops, or local ads, and that still happens, but nowadays, there are thousands of online sites listing millions of puppies for sale around the world, offering a smorgasbord of misery. The scale is mind boggling and hideous if, like me, you loathe the way our relationship with dogs has been infected by a consumerist, disposable way of life.

The Cutest Thing You'll See Today: Farmer Tweets Birth Of Sheepdog Puppies

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Brace yourself for a cuteness overload... a farmer has live tweeted the birth of ten sheepdog puppies and the photos are too adorable for words. W...

A Simple Way To Keep A Puppy Amused For Hours

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Comedy

Take one puppy. One lead. One chair. And sit back... (not in the chair). SEE ALSO: How To Keep A Cat Amused For Hours (Via SayOMG) ...

This Video Of Puppies Rolling Down Hills Is Guaranteed To Make Your Day At Least 50% Better

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Comedy

You know what this day needs? A compilation video of puppies rolling down hills. Although, to be fair, it's what EVERY day needs. (Via Jezebe...

WATCH: Pug Puppy Vs Camera

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Comedy

This adorable pup really wants this camera. And we mean: really......

WARNING: This Disabled Puppy Will Melt Your Heart

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Comedy

Because we're not just in the business of laugh-out-loud videos here at HuffPost UK Comedy, oh no. We're also all about the heartwarming. Click play a...

WATCH: World's Sneakiest Puppy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Comedy

Ladies and gentlemen, meet Finnigan. Finnigan is a dachshund puppy who likes nothing better than indulging in a game of what our American friends c...

LOOK: Puppy Has Dastardly Moustache

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Comedy

Ladies and gentlemen, meet our favourite animal with strange markings since the cat with eyebrows - a little pooch with a wonderful moustache: ...

WATCH: Pug Puppy Vs Hairdryer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK Comedy

What's the natural enemy of a puppy? Why, baths of course! And after that: hairdryers. Yes, the only thing cuter than a dog being dried off with a ...

WATCH: Walkies!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Comedy

The only thing funnier than a dog being taken for a walk by another dog? A dog being taken for a walk by a puppy. Although actually, as this video ...

WATCH: Puppy Plays Catch For The First Time

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK Comedy

Ladies and gentlemen, say hello to our little friend Pacino. Pacino possibly has the greatest name ever given to a puppy - but unfortunately he ha...

Descartes' Dogs

Robert McNamee | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Robert McNamee

It is striking just how similar Descartes' theory on 'reflex' is to Pavlov's theory of 'conditioning'. Just as in Pavlov's conditioning experiment, performed two hundred and seventy one years after Descartes' letter outlines his theory of 'reflex', the two stimuli necessary for conditioning, the conditioned and unconditioned stimuli, are paired causing the 'planned conditional response'.

WATCH: Puppy Shows Puppy How To Use Stairs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Comedy

"Our 6 month-old lab mix rescue pup taught our 8 week old foster pup from Manitoba Mutts Dog Rescue in Winnipeg to go down the stairs once she got up ...

WATCH: Puppy's First Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.12.2012 | UK Comedy

How cute? How cute? Very cute, that's how cute. Yep, we're reduced to super-soppy, jibbering wrecks after witnessing this little Shih-poo puppy enj...

WATCH: Cute Puppy Falls Into His Food Bowl

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Comedy

See, little fella, what you need to do here is move your back legs closer to your food bowl - then it won't be quite a stretch... Oops! Too late! N...

WATCH: Golden Retriever Puppies Playing In Snow

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Comedy

Giggling babies? Dancing kittens? A tiny monkey in a posh coat? Granted, they're all very cute. But we can absolutely guarantee that you won't see any...

WATCH: UK's Tiniest Dog Goes For Her First Walk

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Ready to start waving your arms in the air while squealing, "Too cute! Too cute" in a ridiculous high-pitched voice? Just take a look at this video of...

WATCH: Adorable Puppy Loves Guitar Music

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Having a bad day at work? Looking for something to instantly put a smile on your face and a warm fuzzy feeling in your heart? Well, you've come to...

WATCH: Puppy Vs Doorstop

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2012 | UK Comedy

And now it's time for today's big fight. The contenders? Eight-week-old Labrador puppy Tugger versus one of those wibbly-wobbly doorstops that pokes o...

PHOTO: Little Dog Meysi Is Same Size As A Coke Can

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Comedy

OK, folks - it's time to run round the room while flapping your arms and squealing, "Too cute! Too cute!" like a hysterical little girl. Ready? Meet t...

WATCH: Puppy Fights His Bowl

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK Comedy

In the red corner, we have a cute little pup. And in the blue corner? It's... er... a bowl. Ladies and gentlemen, let this PetTube clip serve as a ...

WATCH: Sneaky Puppy Steals Dog's Food

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Comedy

We don't know the name of this little pup - but we have to say, we admire his style. The story in a nutshell? Big Dog eats food then turns away to ...

WATCH: Chihuahua Makes Escape Attempt

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.08.2012 | UK Comedy

Picture the scene: you're a cute little Chihuahua. (Look, don't ask questions: just go along with it, OK?) There's a huge world out there that you're ...