The Water Bowl: Dogs That Fed on Owner's Body Find New Home; Plus, Baby Penguin Does a Dance!
12/22/2009 AT 10:30 AM EST
The two Nebraska pugs that fed on their owner's body after he'd committed suicide have now found a new home with an Indiana couple. –AP via Google
A 2-month-old baby king penguin did a little dance at the Edinburgh Zoo, who said the bird's arrival was a "total surprise." –Times Online
Sabi, the Australian bomb-sniffing dog that returned after being missing for 14 months, had actually been in the hands of a minor Taliban leader. American and Australian forces had to negotiate for the dog's safe return. –Daily Mail
An Army specialist entered a contest to debunk the crazy cat lady stereotype and won $5,000. –AP via ABC News
Nearly all the Dalmatians on tour with the 101 Dalmatians Musical are rescues who now get to travel the country in a "rolling doggy palace." –CNN.com
Basketball star Yao Ming has spoken out against the consumption of shark fin soup, urging China to stop eating the delicacy in order to preserve the species. –AFP via Google