Pets

Little Stinker New Popular Pet
According to the Daily Mail, baby skunks -- "with their soft fur and ability to be house-trained" -- are apparently an ideal family pet. Owners are undeterred by the strong scent the animals can release when threatened, saying they are cleaner than dogs or cats.
Highest Priced Pooch
WORLD'S MOST EXPENSIVE DOG SOLD FOR MORE THAN $1.5 MILLION: A wealthy Chinese coal magnate has bought the world's most expensive dog, a rare red Tibetan Mastiff puppy for which he paid more than $1.5 million.