[ Rules ] [ ot / g / sty ] [ pt / snow ] [ meta / cream ]

/ot/ - off-topic

Name
Email
Subject
Comment
File
Youtube
Password (For post deletion)
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
| Catalog

Read the rules and usage info before posting.

File: 1458432074976.jpg (1.9 MB, 2592x1936, IMG_0649.JPG)

No. 82226[Reply]

Everything about pets you have or want. Give advice about pets you have, advice on whether or not you should get one and which kind, if you have one and are worried about it, resources links, facilities.
223 posts and 66 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184441

>>184367
Hey anon. Shar Pei pup twin here. Pretty sure our girl has an entropion as well since 4/5 of Peis get them. Vet appointment is Friday but she's still too young for surgery if that's what it is. I really have to agree that she's the best dog I've ever had. Perfectly potty trained, sweet as can be, so loyal, and incredibly well behaved in public. And she's in her bratty adolescent phase but is STILL this good. It's nuts.

No. 184446

>>184337
Not sure if b8 but fuck it. You mentioned getting two puppies and that's all I'm discouraging. Raising two young puppies simultaneously can cause littermate syndrome. Not good. It's best to start with one, raise it until it's mature, and THEN get a second puppy. Or, of course, adopt two adult dogs.

If you're serious about getting a purebred dog, look into the different personalities and energy levels of the breeds you're interested in. I thought I wanted a shibe until I did more research and realized that they're too dickish and headstrong for me. They can be a handful for experienced owners, so just a heads up. No offense but if you're tossing up between an English Bulldog and a Shiba Inu, two VASTLY different breeds in terms of trainability/personality/energy needs, it sounds like you need to look past aesthetics and think long and hard about the kind of dog that'll suit you best.

No. 184447

>>184315

My parents have a pure bred dog and I have a dog of the same breed, also pure bred. My parent's dog is really riddled with health problems, yet mine is pretty much incredibly healthy. We had a mixed breed from a shelter before and the parallels between my own dog and the mixed one we had in terms of health, activity are very similar. I feel like it can be very hit and miss.

My parents' dog was bred for "looks" and has the classic posture expected for the breed, which happens to be shorter legs and a more stocky "round" appearance. This in turn might be why he is constantly dealing with health problems. He has a lot of allergies like >>184366 said. My parents have probably spent thousands of dollars on his health already.


My dog never was bred for "looks" and both of his parents were very fit and agile. He doesn't look anything like the breed is "supposed" to, and so my parents would make fun of him a lot growing up, calling him mutt, etc. But as a result, he has very little health problems I've had to deal with. Behaviour-wise, he is a lot better than my parent's dog as well, and a lot more docile.

tl;dr you might want to do research. if you REALLY want a shiba inu, look into breeders who are responsible and look for health and behaviour as oppose to "looks" and "colors" - I know a lot of shibu breeders in specific will try and cross breed to get certain colours like red, grey, etc. as well as face and facial features and I would stay far away from those types of people.

Another example, in german shepherds they breed the banana leg things, and in chihuahuas they breed for apple head types. Or pugs. Stay away from these people, it is evil what they do. If you look at any Shiba Inu that is healthy and fit, you'll see that most of them don't like the classic caricature of the "doge" type of shiba.

Also I wouldn't recommend a Shiba Inu as a first dog. They're very aggressive and bullheaded. If you want a dog, look for breeds that are more docile. My family's first dog was a mixed breed and one of the breeds was very aggressive like Shibas are, and my parents always had difficulty with training. Also don't get two dogs at the same time.

No. 184449

File: 1490218606349.jpg (560.74 KB, 1380x1532, PicsArt_03-21-05.41.24.jpg)

>>184441
Don't worry! It might actually get better as your pup grows. If not, then you'll probably have to get her surgery. Our vet said we could use visine on her for bad days, so you might try that. And that sounds EXACTLY how ours is. She rarely ever barks also. It's amazes me how "human friendly" of a pet she is. The only annoying thing she does is slobber, but that can't be helped and I just wipe it off her mouth (and my stuff) with a baby wipe.

No. 184453

File: 1490220625484.jpg (1.93 MB, 2448x2448, IMG_3029.JPG)

>>184449
Your dog is so beautiful! I love how similar our dogs' coloring is. And the Visine is an excellent tip, thank you! Definitely agree on her being human friendly–easy for us to raise and incredibly sweet to all humans, even children. The slobber is an issue here, too. This is my first drooly dog so it was a bit strange at first but now we take it in stride.



File: 1441839409853.gif (708.96 KB, 500x375, 1425907312087.gif)

No. 161229[Reply]

Talk about your body issues.
Mine is i'm very skinny (also have a babyface) and i have a flat chest and it makes me feel like shit. I look like a 12 years old plus I always see guys praising big boobs and bashing flat chests. I think curvy bodies are great but I NEVER see any guys having any interest in flat chests and very skinny bodies, only in the curvy ones
403 posts and 31 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184413

i just now realized that i kind of have violin hips/ a hip dip or whatever you call it, it's really small/ subtle compared to google images of severe ones so maybe that's normal?? like i get that most women likely have a really small hip dip because the thigh bones stick out further than hip bones but i can't stop fixating on it now. why am i like this

No. 184415

>>184413
If it doesn't bother you, then it doesn't bother you. I actually really like violin hips and didn't even know there was a term for it or even that other people are self conscious about it until I saw it mentioned on this site.

No. 184448

I don't know if I should post this here or in the diet thread, but whatever.

I have a flabby, bloated gut. I've always had a bloated gut, even when I was very small. Sometimes it looks kinda flabby but manageable, other times it looks like I'm in my second trimester. I'm jealous of people with flat stomachs who get it only by dieting, I've dieted but all it does is make me lose weight. I used to be underweight and rail thin as a kid and I still had a beer gut. When I lose weight, I lose weight from all other areas except my stomach.

I've done exercises before to no avail, and every single time I try something new someone is there to tell me it's wrong and useless and I should be doing that other thing instead.

Help, I just want a flat stomach.
I'm 5'3, around ~100lbs and do bodyweight exercises 4 times a week (can't afford a gym). I also go swimming every now and then.

I don't drink carbonated drinks and the only sugar I have is one mug of Ovaltine per day, a small piece of dark chocolate after a meal or the odd chocolate bar once in a blue moon. The only time my stomach is remotely flat is after a bout of explosive diarrhoea. Sorry for the TMI.

No. 184451

>>184413
Dw fam, mines big enough to fit my fist in the dip. Squats help a bit.

No. 184452

>>184448
try drinking more water and lowering your carb intake. try to eat between 50~100g a day.
you'll lose water weight and the bloat and some fat.
then doing some core exercises will strengthen your center and help keep that area looking tighter. keeping a good posture can also help.

too bad spot reduction isn't real. it would be so much easier to do shit.



File: 1486569354795.jpg (87.67 KB, 600x593, CMxgUSKUwAAnI5A.jpg)

No. 180901[Reply]

Previous thread: >>102776

Post art you find bad or hideous
245 posts and 88 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184323

Is there a thread for good artists but with shit personality/drama?

No. 184327

>>183571
Yes, yes he would.

No. 184393

File: 1490153448483.png (503.15 KB, 1280x830, tumblr_on6uetui4z1w6skzno1_128…)

reeeeeeeeeeee

No. 184409

File: 1490161737448.jpg (25.12 KB, 274x266, image.jpg)

>>184393
Hasn't osomatsusan suffered enough
This is almost offensive

No. 184450

File: 1490218654548.png (135.04 KB, 288x415, 1469132854194.png)

>>184393

I'm hispanic and boy oh boy am I fucking triggered by this ugly nonsense



File: 1487942119844.jpg (773.94 KB, 1080x1080, 1487730823607.jpg)

No. 182003[Reply]

I'm probably going to come really salty, but I'm sick of dating men. Rellationships with them seem stuck in all these rules and gender roles. A lot of men also seem to have fucked up views of sex thanks to porn.

I am bisexual, though I have never had a relationship with a woman. It seems to me that lesbian relationships are a lot different from hetero ones.

The problem is that I have no idea where to find bi/gay women or how to flirt with them. I'm pretty shy already so that doesn't help.

Has anyone had a similar experience?
55 posts and 5 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184424

>>184259
you sound magical, hmu

No. 184436

File: 1490210459536.png (577.68 KB, 720x1280, Screenshot_20170322-152001.png)

>>184259
>>184424
Sounds like Utena.. yes, I'm kinda old.

No. 184440

>>184259
Oh man I'm the same way and the worst part is that I'm 5'5" and I'm pretty much solely attracted to athletic women who are taller than me. So I want to date somewhat masculine women but also be the man in the relationship lol rip.

No. 184442

>>184414
I'm in socal but the bi girls in my area are the just wanna get drunk and make out type. And lesbian girls are either too old to relate to or very bitch.

No. 184445

>>184442
Here's a protip:
Instead of going after drunk sluts that want to make out or lesbians that will get abusive, just go for normal types.
Ideally you want to get a girl who's all "I'm not into girls but we just ended up dating each other somehow.."

Basically do the regular friendly stuff and start holding hands and kissing etc.



File: 1490126761887.jpg (50.41 KB, 375x500, 51viGRPwmoL.jpg)

No. 184353[Reply]

I always see other girls saying that there's no such thing as a slut. Is that so? Because whenever shit happens said girls are the first to call other women sluts.
What do farmers think? Sluts are real or that is just relative? If sluts are def real, what makes a girl a slut? Is promiscuity necessary or just dressing 'slutty' is enough?

Thanks.

Share stories if you want.
18 posts and 2 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184435

>>184434
Why do you think these posts (>>184385, >>184399) are "bait"?

There's no reason to think that. Are you just that upset and can't think of anything to say back so you call it "bait"?

No. 184437

>>184435
It's because I am naive enough to still have faith in the human race

>Are you just that upset and can't think of anything to say back so you call it "bait"?

Not upset, just astonished such backwards thinking still exists nowadays kek

No. 184438

>>184435
>This is largely caused by women being sluts, it destroys the institutions of family and marriage, and therefor destroys civilization itself.
>not bait

If it isn't bait, it's an incel/robot. Either way, you should gtfo

No. 184439

File: 1490211536493.jpg (88.13 KB, 919x352, shaming exampple.jpg)

>the mere fact that you guys are replying to "obivious bait" or what ever only shows that what he's saying is getting to you to some extent

regardless I always hate he implication that people saying a person can have lots of sex and it'll have no repercussion what so ever

I mean I'm waiting until marriage but I get it that other people do it differently

No. 184443

>>184439
>>regardless I always hate he implication that people saying a person can have lots of sex and it'll have no repercussion what so ever

same anon, if you wanna have tons of sex with strangers or people you barely know or whatever, at least dont pretend you dont fucking know you are at more risks than people who dont, like STDs, or an unwanted pregnancy (not saying that unwanted pregnancies dont happen if you have a partner, etc. they do. its just the chances are higher for obvious reasons).
or that society wont treat you like shit sometimes. people will. its life, its unfair probably, but thats how it is. maybe someday in 20-30 years people just wont care anymore, but they still do today, for the most part, regardless of assuming it or not.

i dont really agree with the pic you posted but yeah, i do agree with you to an extent.



File: 1487897502654.jpg (129.31 KB, 1000x605, vent.jpg)

No. 181943[Reply]

Previous thread hit post limit
>>119875

Let it out anons.
473 posts and 37 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184427

>>184423
Thanks a lot!!! I'm glad I can vent under the cloak of anonimity

No. 184428

>>184423
Thanks a lot!!! I'm glad I can vent under the cloak of anonimity

No. 184429

>>184423
Thanks a lot!!! I'm glad I can vent under the cloak of anonimity

No. 184431

>>184419
It's not about having a superiority complex, and i never said i didn't think bulimia is legitimate. I'm just venting about what this feels like for me. I am getting help. I guess I could have worded it differently, because my main issue is that 99% of resources I've found online seem to treat people who are dealing with this like we're out of control and made of glass, needing to be coddled.

sorry if that offended you.

No. 184432

>>184417
Thank you, anon. I think a counselor could help me a lot, i need to stop obsessing



File: 1482944623772.jpg (48.34 KB, 465x908, d37cixh0847x.jpg)

No. 173922[Reply]

Post cringe shit you found on the net
241 posts and 97 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184402

File: 1490159207922.jpg (68.19 KB, 500x393, laughinggrills.jpg)

>>181688
christ, is this what most "daddies" look like?

No. 184408

>>184239
But who are they

No. 184410

>>184325
>>184349
It's Justin Bieber and some fan girls.

No. 184418


No. 184425

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRCNeBjrFuc

>that kick he does on the ball


Of all the things in the video, this is what gets me every time.



File: 1489782275720.jpg (53.99 KB, 736x934, IMG_2307.JPG)

No. 184057[Reply]

Have you ever met any cows posted here IRL? Do you or any friends you have interact with them? Have you ever spilled drama or talked shit about them with someone offline?
14 posts omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184168

Charms walked up to my aa table once at a con. I recognized her becouse of her wierd face tattoo and complimented her on her shirt and we started talking about killstar clothing then her asshole boyfriend came up and dragged her to look at something at another booth…I was really disappointed she was really friendly in person but looked like a total wreck.

No. 184173

>>184167
Leigh is really giddy and loud, just your textbook weeb running riot at a con. It's really hard to miss her too because she's so tall lmao.

No. 184195

>>184129
No shit. I was also picked on by Charms and the lot. I kinda forgot about all of that. I have to go read her thread now, I didn't realize it was the same person.

No. 184297

>>184129
>>184195
bully online

>>184112
target of bullies irl

aaah poor Charms, probably the reason why she was rude online

No. 184412

I was at the same hospital as Soren when I was in highschool.
I didn't converse with them so I don't really have much to say of interest, but finding out they're a pedophile and general sick fuck a few years later was pretty wild.



File: 1426797187888.jpg (226.04 KB, 2480x962, Let’s-Go-Abroad.jpg)

No. 3517[Reply]

Got idea from anon on /pt/.

Share your experiences, questions or anything related to studying abroad.

I myself have applied for Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, but just for one year as an exchange student. Anyone got experiences studying abroad in Japan ( Tokyo)?
66 posts and 2 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184381

>>184358
Everywhere has epipens. I'm sure they even have epipens in Zimbabwe. They're just not called epipens, since those are, y'know, a brand name.

I hate Americans.

No. 184388

>>184358
Allergy vise you will be fine, all countries have people with allergies. Obtaining them might even be easier as literally every country has better health care systems than the US. About the hair thing, I'm not black, but you should browse youtube. Lots ofblack girls living in korea who has a lot of tips and tricks especially for you guys! Good luck anon!

No. 184389

>>184388
Read your post again, sorry. Seems like you already checked youtube. There should be forums for black girls in korea though, maybe look for that!

No. 184411

>>184381
I know this is late, but I'm pretty sure most universities don't allow study abroad senior year unless it is for the 1st semester or winter break. If you want to go for 1 year, then it's best to go earlier.

>>184358
>Do they have epipens?
I'd assume so, but it's best to contact the place you will be staying to double check

>What is in place of health insurance?

If you are going to school there, you can usually just use the school clinic. Also, you'll probably be forced to buy international insurance when you go, so you'd show your insurance card (international insurance is cheap, especially for students).

>Will I be allowed to bring my own medicine or have my mother send me medicine?

You can bring your own medicine with a doctor's note (if bringing a few months). Your insurance will probably only cover up to 3-6 months, so you might need your mom to pick up the medicine and send to you by mail. You can also get the prescription abroad (most medicine is available in other countries, maybe a different brand at times but same stuff for the most part).

>How are emergency situations handled?

Depends on the emergency. I never lived in Korea, but I needed the ambulance in Hong Kong and it was free.
Post too long. Click here to view the full text.

No. 184420

>>184358
Lol You sound like you think you're going to a 3rd world country. Wtf



No. 183490[Reply]

Are there any artists on here that would like to vent their salt about mediocre Youtube artists? or anything art related?
Discuss the ones you like/hate/don't get/ etc..
77 posts and 14 image replies omitted. Click reply to view.

No. 184329

>>184312
>Donniedraws
Hideous potato is right
I had heard about her from Holly and
her personality is just as sour as Holly's
holy fuck

No. 184334

>>184128
PiGEON666
good shit

No. 184379

>>184329
ah shes not very good tbh

No. 184382

File: 1490147166158.png (666.51 KB, 873x471, nails.PNG)

>>184329
Her fingernails are so fucking dirty… gross.

No. 184384

>>184382
At first I thought that fingernail was smacked with a hammer to look that bad but no… All her nails are gross. Huurkk



Delete Post [ ]
Previous [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
| Catalog | Search
[ Rules ] [ ot / g / sty ] [ pt / snow ] [ meta / cream ]