Animals Are Not Furniture, Rules French Parliament
Paris - France's parliament officially recognised animals as "living, sentient beings" rather than "furniture" on Wednesday.
Therapy Dogs Help Prisoners to Cope and Learn New Skills
BOLLATE, Italy - With a bark of excitement, Titti, Tato, and Carmela scamper down the corridors of the Bollate prison near Milan and are enveloped by prisoners who shower them with treats, pats and READ MORE
Children Who Live with Reptiles at Increased Risk for Disease
PARIS, France - Owning exotic reptiles such as snakes, chameleons, iguanas, and geckos could place infants at risk of salmonella infection, according to a British study.
Dogs Rescued from Meat Farm Begin New Lives in U.S.
ALEXANDRIA, VA, U.S. - A dozen dogs originally destined for dinner tables in South Korea arrived in the Washington area earlier this month to be adopted as pets.
Dog Found Paralyzed on Thai Beach Given New Life in Canada
When Canadian model Meagan Penman was traveling in Thailand this summer, she didn’t expect to go home with a dog. READ MORE