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27

Mar

Hey, dog: You’ve got peanut butter on your face!
An Instagram user photographs her rescue dogs eating peanut butter and inspires hundreds of other dog lovers to do the same.

27

Feb

What’s that dog doing in your selfie?Selfies are unavoidable on social media these days, especially on photo-sharing platform Instagram. But a Dallas animal rescue group is transforming vanity into charity by Photoshopping shelter dogs into self-portraits to encourage adoptions. "Muttbombing," as the photos are hashtagged, is part of Dallas Pets Alive!’s efforts to make Dallas a no-kill city.
Learn how you can get muttbombed.

What’s that dog doing in your selfie?
Selfies are unavoidable on social media these days, especially on photo-sharing platform Instagram.
 
But a Dallas animal rescue group is transforming vanity into charity by Photoshopping shelter dogs into self-portraits to encourage adoptions.
 
"Muttbombing," as the photos are hashtagged, is part of Dallas Pets Alive!’s efforts to make Dallas a no-kill city.

Learn how you can get muttbombed.

10

Feb

Wildlife on Instagram! 25 best nature photographers to followIf you want to get your nature fix for the day, one of the best places to look is Instagram. For beautiful and awe-inspiring images, the following talented photographers are some of the best to follow.

Wildlife on Instagram! 25 best nature photographers to follow
If you want to get your nature fix for the day, one of the best places to look is Instagram. For beautiful and awe-inspiring images, the following talented photographers are some of the best to follow.

27

Jul

Adventuresome hedgehog is Instagram star
With more than 82,000 followers on photo-sharing app Instagram, Biddy is the most popular — and certainly the most well traveled — hedgehog on the Web.

24

Jul

Adventuresome hedgehog is Instagram starAn African pygmy hedgehog named Biddy documents his adorable escapades through the Pacific Northwest.

Adventuresome hedgehog is Instagram star
An African pygmy hedgehog named Biddy documents his adorable escapades through the Pacific Northwest.

21

Apr

Take a foodstagram and help feed the hungry
The FoodShareFilter is specially made for food pictures, and the company will donate the profits from your purchase to an El Salvadorian charity.

Take a foodstagram and help feed the hungry

The FoodShareFilter is specially made for food pictures, and the company will donate the profits from your purchase to an El Salvadorian charity.

04

Feb


 Meet Momo, the dog that hides in plain sight  



This 4-year-old border collie has the ability to disappear into his surroundings, which makes for a fun game of hide-and-seek for his fans.

Can you find Momo in these photos?
This 4-year-old border collie has the ability to disappear into his surroundings, which makes for a fun game of hide-and-seek for his fans.

10

Aug

Photos of the day: 'Olympstagrams' showcase unique view of 2012 GamesWomen wearing tights with the image of the U.K. flag and the U.S. flag stand in the grass of London’s Olympic Park on July 27, the first official day of sporting events for the 2012 Summer Games. Just after Usain Bolt won the 200-meter dash on Aug. 9, Twitter reported that he also managed to set a “new Olympic Games conversation record with over 80,000 [tweets per minute]” in response to his victory. Although the games are being dubbed the “Twitter Olympics” for good reason, plenty of other social media giants are bursting with Olympic excitement as well. Instagram is experiencing an impressive influx of “Olympstagrams” — there’s even a Tumblr devoted to rounding up the Olympics-related cellphone images.See more photos.

Photos of the day: 'Olympstagrams' showcase unique view of 2012 Games
Women wearing tights with the image of the U.K. flag and the U.S. flag stand in the grass of London’s Olympic Park on July 27, the first official day of sporting events for the 2012 Summer Games. Just after Usain Bolt won the 200-meter dash on Aug. 9, Twitter reported that he also managed to set a “new Olympic Games conversation record with over 80,000 [tweets per minute]” in response to his victory. Although the games are being dubbed the “Twitter Olympics” for good reason, plenty of other social media giants are bursting with Olympic excitement as well. Instagram is experiencing an impressive influx of “Olympstagrams” — there’s even a Tumblr devoted to rounding up the Olympics-related cellphone images.

See more photos.