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Missing Cat Lived in Pastry Factory for 3 Years


When pets get lost and are found weeks, months, or even sometimes years later, they are typically a little worse for wear.   READ MORE

Feb 06, 2014 / 2 comments

 

Tokyo Zoo Stages 'Gorilla Escape'


TOKYO, Feb 06, 2014 (AFP) - Staff at a Japanese zoo chased a keeper in a gorilla costume on Thursday as part of an annual escape drill to brush up their skills in the event of a real breakout. READ MORE

Feb 06, 2014 / 0 comments

 

US Military Canine 'In Afghan Taliban Custody'


KABUL - The Taliban say they captured a military dog from foreign forces operating in Afghanistan following a battle in the east of the country late last year.   READ MORE

Feb 06, 2014 / 0 comments

 

Florida Diners Taste Python Pizza


Fort Myers - Alligator and frog have long been on the menu in Florida, but a new delicacy has slithered its way onto dinner plates in the US state. READ MORE

Feb 03, 2014 / 0 comments

 

Family Wins Right To Keep Adopted Fox


BORDEAUX, Jan 23, 2014 (AFP) - A French family has finally got permission to keep a young fox they had rescued after its mother was crushed by a car, following a marathon legal battle. READ MORE

Jan 23, 2014 / 0 comments

 

Meet Scooter: Paralyzed By Gunshots Turned Hero Therapy Dog


Most people would have thought Scooter, a Border Collie, was a goner after he was left on streets with three gunshot wounds in 2011 — but not Thomas Jordi. He knew Scooter was destined for greatness. READ MORE

Jan 22, 2014 / 1 comments

 

Cockroach Burrows into Australian Man's Ear


SYDNEY, Jan 10, 2014 (AFP) - A man in Australia endured a painful hospital visit after a large cockroach burrowed into his ear and his efforts to suck it out with a vacuum cleaner failed. READ MORE

Jan 10, 2014 / 0 comments

 

'Exceptionally Rare' Conjoined Whales Found In Mexico


LA PAZ, Mexico - Yesterday, Fishermen found two conjoined gray whale calves in a northwestern Mexican lagoon, a discovery that a government marine biologist described as "exceptionally rare. READ MORE

Jan 08, 2014 / 0 comments

 

Berlin Opens Gourmet Restaurant for Pets


Earlier this month Germany's first restaurant for dogs and cats opened in Berlin over the festive holidays, drawing charges the luxury eatery for furry friends is "decadent". READ MORE

Jan 06, 2014 / 0 comments

 

Dogs Have 'Inner Compass' When Pooping, Study Suggests


BERLIN - German and Czech researchers studying squatting dogs doing their business have found the pooches have an "inner compass" that may help explain how they find their way home over great distances. READ MORE

Jan 03, 2014 / 1 comments

 

Spain Captures Vet Hiding Heroin Inside Puppies


MADRID - Spanish police said Tuesday they have captured a Colombian vet who tried to smuggle liquid heroin by surgically implanting plastic bags of the drug into live Rottweiler and Labrador puppies. READ MORE

Dec 20, 2013 / 1 comments

 

Britain To Sell Pig Semen to China


Officials said earlier this month British farmers will begin exporting pig semen to breeders in China next year, officials said on Wednesday, as they try to cash in on the Asian superpower's growing consumption of meat. READ MORE

Dec 18, 2013 / 0 comments

 

Japanese Man Steals $185k to Feed Cats


TOKYO, Dec 12, 2013 (AFP) – A Japanese man went on a year-long burglary spree, making off with a haul worth $185,000 to feed 120 cats a gourmet diet, police said Thursday. READ MORE

Dec 18, 2013 / 0 comments

 

Caught on Camera: Dog Robs Dollar General


A “pawsitively” bad dog in Clinton, S.C. was apprehended last week after he was caught on security camera taking off with goods from a Dollar General. READ MORE

Dec 18, 2013 / 0 comments

 

Dog at Center of Legal Dispute Disappears


A three-year-old, yellow Labrador Retriever that was at READ MORE

Oct 18, 2013 / 0 comments

 

Inspired By '101 Dalmatians,' Chilean Man Tries to Rescue Strays


A popular movie that features one breed of dog often raises their popularity, which results in people obtaining the breed without thinking it through.   READ MORE

Oct 11, 2013 / 0 comments

 

Treasury Reimburses Man for $500 His Dog Ate


The United States federal government may be shut down, but they fulfilled one budgetary request before heading out the door. READ MORE

Oct 07, 2013 / 0 comments

 

Dachshund Sacrifices Life and Saves Men from Bear Attack


Dachshunds, once bred to hunt badgers, have to be fearless. A Michigan dachshund named Bradley was no exception. READ MORE

Sep 27, 2013 / 9 comments

 

Are Robots Replacing Humans as Dog’s Best Friend? New Study Reveals Surprising News


Millions of factory line workers have watched robots take over their jobs in recent decades, and now a new study suggests that dog parents could be replaced by social robots. READ MORE

Sep 23, 2013 / 0 comments

 
 
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