This 20-inch-tall cow may be the smallest on Earth

Thousands of visitors are herding themselves to a small farm in Bangladesh to see what may be the world's shortest cow, according to news reports. Rani, a fully grown 23-month-old Bhutanese cow, has been drawing crowds lately despite local COVID-19 restrictions. "I have never seen anything like this in my life," visitor Rina Begum…
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Monaghan GAA community in shock over teenage captain’s death

CO MONAGHAN, Ireland - The Monaghan Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) community is in shock following Friday nights' tragedy which took the life of the Captain of the Monaghan Under-20 team soon after his team won its way to the Ulster Under-20 Final.Brendan 'Ogie' Duffy, 19, captained his side to victory against Donegal in the Under-20 Ulster…
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New Kids’ and YA Books: Week of July 19, 2021

Here we round up new and forthcoming children’s titles, including a picture book about a boy who loves nature, a nonfiction picture book about wellness, an illustrated book about a gothic-romance obsessed teen, and more. Bird Boy by Matthew Burgess, illus. by Shahrzad Maydani. Knopf, $17.99; ISBN 978-1-984893-77-2. Colored pencil, graphite,…
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Grooming products for pampered pooches

From gentle shampoo to toothpaste, these treatments will help keep your dog’s coat glossy and tail wagging Gently does it: whether Afghan Hound or short-haired terrier, choose a shampoo formulated for dogs. Photograph: Rainer Elstermann/Getty ImagesGently does it: whether Afghan Hound or short-haired terrier, choose a shampoo formulated for dogs.…
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