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I Have A Favorite Animal

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    Octopus. A few years ago I was deep into

    depression. One day I was stumbling through tattoo meanings and came across the octopus. It read, "The octopus has the ability to lose a tentacle and regrow it as a form of self defense. It has the ability to drop a problem and start fresh." It was referring to drug addiction...
    PuckDrop PuckDrop 18-21, M Aug 26

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    Wolves, I am one and they are amazingly

    beautiful and smart creatures.
    IcyAura IcyAura 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 12

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    I love all animals, every single one!

    but I have two favorites: dogs and horses. dogs you can cuddle with and are sooooo cute and idk I've just always loved horses
    Jaybugg Jaybugg 26-30, F Jan 11

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    Teeteesky Teeteesky 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 6

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    Wet - next to love, passion and all that jazz - this is definitely one of my favorite adjectives. Heck one of my favorite words. Whisper it by moonlight into your date's ear over a...
    RoaringFlameLostinShadow RoaringFlameLostinShadow 31-35, M Sep 11

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    Ever since I was a little kid I have adored animals. My mother helped it blossom into a real passion. I am 13 and me and my family are registered breeders of Guinea Pigs, we...
    GuInEapiggies167 GuInEapiggies167 13-15, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I love animals so much. Ive always had pets. Like a tortoise, dogs, guinea pigs, fish, rabbits, hamsters, birds, a regular turtle, and a snake. My favorite animals is a pure white...
    shantel685 shantel685 18-21, F Aug 26

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    I have quite a few favorites from the past and in the present. I am also sure I will have favorites in the future. One of my favorites from Disney XD that is still on is Dog With...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    A few days ago I had a dream that I was a cat... I don't think I've ever had a dream where I was an animal before. Weird.
    ZeroDigits ZeroDigits 16-17, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I like family friendly things and superhero things that aren't too intense. I like true story things that aren't scary or gory. I like TV shows that turn to movies but I will only...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Aug 26

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    I just had several in one night. It was awesome : D . I'm not gonna put each part in my usual story format yet but I will say the basics of what happened. To get this part out of...
    Vicvoss Vicvoss 13-15, M 4 days ago

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    I sat down on the old fabric couch with the gray stripes running throughout it. I could see little pieces of fuzz sticking out on occasion and the square pillows being lopsided. It...
    ForeverSmiling ForeverSmiling 13-15, F Sep 1

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    I'm a huge death metal lover and I have all of Cannibal Corpse's albums and recently got the last one I needed which was "A Wretched Spawn" great album!
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    The path to the other side is reached by a guided meditation I remained in two distinct states. One in the reality as suggested. where I could hear the splash of oars in dark...
    faerylight faerylight 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 11

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    I hold an affinity with all animals; I am part of the animal kingdom after all. I'm not a dog-person or a cat-person in particular - I love all animals. I used to find it strange...
    softgreenhourglass softgreenhourglass 36-40, M 2 Responses Sep 6

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    Although the animal kingdom can be so cruel with animals living off of other animals to exist, animals are one of the greatest things on this planet. Thy have sex just to reproduce...
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M Sep 15

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    It crushes me every time I witness or view it. I've seen videos of people kicking small defenseless animals as hard as they could, stepping and crushing their heads, and smacking...
    AIiviah AIiviah 13-15, F 4 Responses Sep 5

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    I think i do now but i won't know till I've actually tried it but do have a very good idea what it's like to do the career i want to do! When i was growing up, my career choice...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    i hate hate hate hate HATE people that abuse animals if i ever i seen a person do that id tie them to a wall and beat em to the bone and making them suffer just like they sufferd...
    TheColorfulDino TheColorfulDino 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 9

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    Depeche mode. People are people. Been there for a few minutes. Lyrics stuck are people are people so why should it be you and i should get along so awfully. Why lie...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Sep 14

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    You know something I'm against of? Buying and selling animals. When people buy animals these people who sells them go crazy and start making those puppy mills and kitty mills and...
    Joojo3 Joojo3 22-25, F 5 Responses Sep 14

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    I love stuffed animals. If I ever get like a nephew or niece or little sibling I will buy them tons of stuffed animals so they can play with. Like whenever I see a stuffed animal I...
    LovelyDeadly LovelyDeadly 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Anyone who abuses animals shouldn't be alive or treated like a human. Animals can't defend themselves well some can't. Say a dog is being beat by it's owner, it could bite the...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    Speaking of stuffed animals, what will rush to your mind? Sock monkeys, Steiff teddy bear, Tickle Me Elmo,Beanie Babies and so on which are so cute and warm that we couldn't love...
    stuffedanimals0902 stuffedanimals0902 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I think I might have three spirit guides so far, but I'm not entirely sure. The first one I met was the toad. It happened when I was 14, a few weeks before Christmas. I had been...
    Torapie Torapie 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    A short while back I posted several pics of adorable animal under the topic 'I love animals' b/c it made me feel good, which is what EP is about Anyway, soon after I received a...
    MNI1982 MNI1982 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I love animals. Well most of them My puppy boo tears everything up but I still love him I can eat mince , sometimes bacon but the rest of meat I feel so sad about the animals that...
    anestacia anestacia 16-17, F Aug 30

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    Today I watched the most disturbing video that brought me to tears. A man walking his dog was videotaping police officers on a public street in his neighborhood. The police...
    Thatonegirl53 Thatonegirl53 18-21, F 26 Responses Sep 2

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    I detest the idea of hurting animals unnecessarily. You see people ******* a dog that's trying to go about it's business because they don't want to wait. It's horrible! You must...
    Mstroig Mstroig 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    I wish I could create a non profit animal sanctuary in my town. I hate seeing all the stray animals left for dead or are dead on the side of the road. If I could keep them all I...
    jazsag19 jazsag19 16-17, F 9 Responses a week ago

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    Want to help feed shelter animals for free? Go to the link below and click the purple button. I do it almost every day. I mean, it's free to do, and it helps animals so why not do...
    graveyardghosty graveyardghosty 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    A little while back, my grandfather used to have severe drinking problems, and he did a lot of things that were horrible..including treating the dog like **** (I used to live with...
    mournwiththemoonandthestars mournwiththemoonandthestars 13-15, F Aug 25

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    I can be at times. lol But I'd rather be a wild animal that way i can have some fun! u have to cut loose at times. let go of all the constraints that society puts on us. Let your...
    SadisticBitch SadisticBitch 31-35, F Sep 1

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    I love all animals. Disney is probably to blame. Switching my diet to being a vegetarian was one of the best decisions of my life. I believe all animals have souls, regardless of...
    Mang0Tree Mang0Tree 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    When i was a little girl, i had a dream. That i was a teenage girl living alone in a isolated forest. Nothing unusual. But when i was near a river, i watched my reflection, and i...
    InuStella InuStella 13-15, F Sep 3

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    I hate cruelty to animals. People who are abusive and neglected to pets/animals should never be allowed to have any.
    DiscoNight1970s DiscoNight1970s 46-50, F 5 Responses Sep 3

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    All of it, but what breaks my heart the most is puppy mills. I can handle some graphic stuff, having interned as an EMT and watched many a documentary. I am not easily shaken. But...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 5

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    I want to travel to volunteer with abused animals. All types if animals. Anyone been and have any tips for travelling alone?
    laurentrevarthen laurentrevarthen 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 9

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    Last year some guy followed me on Instagram he's Egyptian like me but he lives in USA for a while,he studies medicine, last week he sent me a message asked me to show him my art...
    Nadooda21 Nadooda21 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 12

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    HOW CAN YOU NOT!?!?! I love tiny stuffed animals, the perfect size for your pocket of purse. Not in a weird way, they're just comforting. I'm nervous a lot (when I'm out of the...
    ErinTripp94 ErinTripp94 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    The animals do not have to be babies. I love all animals and they are so much more unassuming the people.
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M a week ago

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    I have been treated like almost all animals in this earth, now reaching in human , so i know every meaning of the noise from surroundings, may be from bird or animal or human. Now...
    rajeshkt7025 rajeshkt7025 36-40, T 5 days ago

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    Tradition. We are called animals. Sophiticated or not. Civilized where??? We got the tools to be better. Sohhh much better than animals. We can solve sohhh much...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    I dream of the day where animals & their rights are as equally legal in the eyes of the judicial system as human rights-& those who violate animals. I live in Perth, Western...
    cherryjar cherryjar 26-30, F 7 Responses 3 days ago

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    I haven't shared my story so much as my opinions on the matter. So, I will tell it, because I believe adopting an animal only to abandon it is animal cruelty in passive form. My...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 10

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    Last night a fox walked into my dream state.I've tried many times to remember my dreams. Usually, I can't. And the dreams I do happen to remember are generally just slough-off...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 10

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