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April the Giraffe Gives Birth to Healthy Baby, Captures Hearts Worldwide


The live stream from Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York, captured the fascination of the world: On April READ MORE

Apr 19, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Rabbit Recovering After Being Shot in Head with Arrow


After being shot in the head with an arrow, a rabbit in Charlotte, North Carolina, is thankfully recovering from his life-threatening injuries.    READ MORE

Apr 17, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Senior Dog Adoptions on the Rise: Why It's a Good Thing


There are so many reasons that dogs are relinquished to shelters or rescue organizations later in life. They usually aren't given up because they are a problem child. READ MORE

Apr 14, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Outdoor Cat Controversy: Is It Ever OK to Let Them Roam?


Pet parents commonly pose the question as to whether they should allow their cats to venture outside of the house. READ MORE

Apr 13, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Taiwan Declares Consumption of Dog and Cat Meat Illegal


In a trailblazing decision, Taiwan has made the human consumption of dog and cat meat illegal in the country. READ MORE

Apr 12, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Feral Cat Dies of Plague in New Mexico


As flea season approaches, pet parents should be on high alert to ensure their cat or dog does not get bitten. READ MORE

Apr 11, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Cat Miraculously Survives Being Doused in Gasoline and Put in Trash


It's what Chelsea Cappellano, the office coordinator at Humane Pennsylvania, called "the worst animal cruelty case I’ve ever seen or experienced."    READ MORE

Apr 07, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Dog Attacks on Mail Carriers on the Rise: What Pet Parents Can Do


The number of postal employees attacked by dogs across the country is on the rise, according to statistics released by the  READ MORE

Apr 06, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Kitten Named Hugh Jackman Found With Burns on 40 Percent of Body


When you see or hear the name Hugh Jackman, you think of superhero strength and resilience. READ MORE

Apr 04, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Tragedy at Zoo Knoxville: 33 Reptiles Unexpectedly Die


In what can only be described as a truly harrowing scene, a team of herpetologists at Zoo Knoxville in Tennessee came into work March 22 to discover that 33 of their reptiles had died overnight.&nb READ MORE

Mar 29, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Study Finds That Cats Actually Love Interacting With Humans


"There is a popular stereotype of the unsocial or aloof cat."    READ MORE

Mar 29, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Tax Breaks and Pets: One Vet's Perspective


Pet expenses are generally not tax deductible. READ MORE

Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Which Personality Does Your Cat Have?


Stereotypes about cats and their personalities abound—calicos are feisty, orange tabbies are laid back. READ MORE

Mar 27, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Dogs on Deployment: Helping Military Members Keep Their Pets


When Alisa and Shawn Johnson received simultaneous military orders in 2011, the San Diego-based couple realized they would need to make special arrangements for their beloved Australian shepherd, J READ MORE

Mar 22, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Abandoned Senior Cat With Severe Matting Has Incredible Transformation


At 13-years-old, Buttercup the cat should have been cuddled up at home enjoying his senior years. READ MORE

Mar 22, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Just What Exactly Is That Giant Chicken That Has the Internet Clucking?


The Internet is no stranger to making animals into bona fide stars (looking at you, Grumpy Cat). But more recently, Twitter rallied behind a creature that downright mystified thousands: a gian READ MORE

Mar 21, 2017 / 0 comments

 

EuroCan Manufacturing Voluntarily Recalls One Lot of Pig Ears


EuroCan Manufacturing, an Ontario, Canada-based manufacturer of dog treats, is voluntarily recalling one lot of its individually shrink-wrapped pig ears due to potential salmonella contamination. READ MORE

Mar 21, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Blue Buffalo Recalls One Lot of Wet Food for Adult Dogs


Blue Buffalo, a Connecticut-based pet food manufacturer, has voluntarily recalled one production lot of wet food for adult dogs, due to potentially elevated levels of naturally-occurring beef thyro READ MORE

Mar 20, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Behind the Scenes: What Your Pet's Overnight Vet Visit Is Like


So your beloved pet needs to spend the night at the animal hospital. Who will it be harder on? You or your pet? Depending on the type of hospital you are admitting your fur baby to, READ MORE

Mar 20, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Kitten Found Paralyzed in Storm Drain Now Up and Walking


At just 2 months old, a black and white kitten named Talleyrand was in a life-or-death situation: the young, abandoned feline had fallen down a storm drain. READ MORE

Mar 20, 2017 / 0 comments

 
 
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