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These 20 Pictures Of Hitchhiking Animals Will Make You Smile

These 20 Pictures Of Hitchhiking Animals Will Make You Smile

In the animal kingdom it can be hard to catch a ride, that’s just a fact of life. There are very few cabs for sheep or frogs, and the closest thing to a bus for a monkey is a human car filled with bananas they want. It’s a tough life, so when another animal comes along why not jump on their back and hitch a ride? Maybe we could all learn something from these cheeky hitchhiking animals!

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    German chicken Elfriede had decided she’d had enough that day, good thing her ride wasn’t sheepish.

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      This a pretty brave Indonesian frog, he must have found this ride particularly ribbeting.

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        Jake the German Shepherd must have felt a little sorry for Odo, so he’s giving him a ride.

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          You have goat to be kidding me, this guy’s just holding his horses not hitchhiking?

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            I wonder if this starling knew he was hitching a ride on Vlad the impala?

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              You probably think this little guy was too young to drive but really his car had been toad.

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                This baboon is giving a his little goat buddy a lift, it doesn’t look too comfortable but hey: whatever floats your goat.

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                  This crow may be a little cheeky but it’s not ill-eagle.

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                    Champ the horse and Morris the cat are best friends? You gotta be kitten me!

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                      This terrapin doesn’t look impressed by his rides joke: what do you call an alligator in a vest? An investigator.

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                        Not only can Hekan the border-collie ride a horse, he also make the best woofles in Australia.

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                          You can really tell that this monkey’s ride is deer to him.

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                            Talk about moving at a snail’s pace.

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                              Judging by the second picture, this seagull found his ride a bit hawkward.

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                                I bet you’re wondering where this beautiful little frog is from with all those wonderful colours? Well he’s mostly Spanish but he’s also a tad-polish.

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                                  This macaw looks a little annoyed by his hitchhiker’s monkey business.

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                                    If this brown noddy keeps catching rides on pelicans his bill will be enormous.

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                                      This Indonesian bullfrog is turtley cool.

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                                        This flying frog is always getting joyrides from woodboring beetle, at least that’s what I’ve been toad.

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                                          You wouldn’t bee-lieve it but this bee really is catching a ride on his predator the dragon forest lizard!

                                          Featured photo credit: This Red Panda Name is Kinta via flickr.com

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                                          Last Updated on December 13, 2018

                                          12 Practical Tips To Stay Fit For Christmas

                                          12 Practical Tips To Stay Fit For Christmas

                                          Christmas is approaching fast, and lots of people not only tend to ruin their usual diets, but they also gain a few extra pounds. Based on studies, the majority of people tend to gain additional weight during the holiday season that starts at the Thanksgiving Day and ends with the New Year celebrations. Excessive eating is claimed to be the main cause for the additional weight gain, but it is also due to lack of physical activity and exercise.

                                          A lot of individuals out there tend to set aside their fitness routines during the holidays since they believe that they do not have enough time to perform their workouts. And because they feel guilty after the holiday season, most of the gyms and fitness centers are packed with fresh members. Always bear in mind that you can still enjoy the holidays and stay fit at the same time. If you want to stay fit during the holiday season, especially during Christmas and the New Year’s Eve, here are some useful tips that might help you:

                                          1. Eat Before Heading Out

                                          First, it is best that you eat something before heading out to visits, trips or family dinners. By doing so, you will no longer be tempted to eat a lot or overindulge yourself since you have already eaten. Skipping on meals is not a good idea either, because you will only be forced to eat more later.

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                                          2. Select The Treats

                                          Make sure to select the treats that you eat in a wise manner. You should choose something that you can only enjoy during the holiday season and not something that is readily available all the time.

                                          3. Avoid Skipping Meals

                                          Don’t skip meals, especially breakfast! Even though it can be tempting to skip on certain meals, believing that it will make up for the treats you consumed in the previous day, don’t do it because it will only lead to counterproductive results.

                                          4. Drink With Moderation

                                          It is best to regulate your drinking since alcohol, coke or other juices will only add more calories to the ones you already eaten!

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                                          5. Be Active

                                          You should still perform your fitness routine whenever possible and if you can’t do that, simply walk more, park your car some distance away from the store or just use the stairs!

                                          6. Get Out Of The House

                                          Make the holidays a family affair and plan outdoor activities where everyone is involved. Even a snowball fight in the backyard will burn a lot of calories and will keep the children entertained.

                                          7. Don’t Skip Your Strength Workouts

                                          Always remember to perform your strength training in order to maintain that muscle mass you worked hard to get. You might be tempted to use lightweights and just do some cardio, but you can burn just as many calories by lifting weights. And with all of those extra stakes you had on the holiday meals, you might even gain some extra muscle. And this is much better than gaining some extra fat.

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                                          8. Set Realistic Goals

                                          You should set realistic exercise objectives. Aim for at least half an hour per day and you will be very happy when you will achieve that. If you plan one hour or more and not achieve it, you will only end up disappointed.

                                          9. Enjoy Yourself

                                          Also make sure to set realistic diet plans! Trying to restrain yourself totally from some foods will only make you eat more. Feel free to enjoy the treats that you really love, but in small portions.

                                          10. Drink A Lot Of Water

                                          This can satiate your appetite as well as keep you hydrated at all times. And it will also prevent a possible hangover if you overdo it with alcohol.

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                                          11. Eat Less And More Often

                                          Distribute your meals evenly throughout the day, and do not eat everything at once.  Instead of having 2 enormous meals, have 5 small ones.  Eat your dinner earlier and have a nice walk before going to bed.

                                          12. Prioritize Your Workouts

                                          Try to do them early in the morning while everyone else is still sleeping. This way you will also avoid remarks like “Oh, come on! It’s Christmas…”

                                          So there you go! Twelve simple tips that will help you avoid gaining weight during the winter holidays, but will also allow you to enjoy yourself and have a great time with your loved ones.

                                          Happy Holidays everyone!

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