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Washington, D.C., Launches 3-Year-Long Initiative to Count All the City’s Cats

Washington, D.C., is taking action to understand the growing populations of cats, both owned and feral, within the city.   READ MORE

Jul 23, 2018 / 0 comments


Study Shows That Therapy Dogs Can Reduce ADHD Symptoms in Children

In a randomized trial, researchers from the University of California, Irvine found that therapy dogs reduced symptoms of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children. READ MORE

Jul 19, 2018 / 0 comments


Online Pet Industry Titan Enters Pet Pharmacy Market By Offering Prescription Pet Medications

Online pet retailer,, has expanded into another realm of the pet industry this week.   READ MORE

Jul 03, 2018 / 0 comments


Study Shows How Bumblebees and Flowers Communicate

Science has found that flowers work in a variety of ways to attract bees and other pollinators to them in order to speed up the pollination process.   READ MORE

Jun 26, 2018 / 0 comments


Can Science Save the Northern White Rhinoceros From Extinction?

In March of 2018 on the Ol Pejeta wildlife conservation sanctuary, the last male northern white rhinoceros (NWR) READ MORE

Jun 05, 2018 / 0 comments


What Can Geckos With Backpacks and Tattoos Tell Us About Biodiversity?

The effects of cattle grazing on biodiversity and the environment tend to be a major source of contention between wildlife conservationists and cattle ranchers. READ MORE

Jun 04, 2018 / 0 comments


Dinosaur Dandruff Provides Insight Into Prehistoric Evolution of Birds

Paleontologists just confirmed in the study, “Fossilized skin reveals coevolution with feathers and metabolism in READ MORE

May 31, 2018 / 0 comments


Five Inspiring Stories of Critically Endangered Bird Species That Were Brought Back

BirdLife International recently published a story called “ READ MORE

May 23, 2018 / 0 comments


Purebred Dogs Offer Insight in Cancer Research

In recent years, multiple studies have found that purebred dogs have more to offer cancer research than just their sniffing noses.   READ MORE

May 15, 2018 / 0 comments


Crocodiles and Bach: An Unexpected Match

The Department of Biopsychology at Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) in Germany just issued a press release that aimed to answer READ MORE

May 08, 2018 / 0 comments


Study Finds That Horses Can Identify and Recall Human Facial Expressions

A recent study published in the Current Biology journal has shed some light on horse psychology and a horse’s READ MORE

May 02, 2018 / 0 comments


Teacher Under Investigation After Feeding a Puppy to a Snapping Turtle

Middle school science teacher Robert Crosland is under investigation by the school district where he works in Preston, Idaho after a shocking demonstration in his classroom.  READ MORE

Mar 13, 2018 / 0 comments


Diabetic Alert Dogs Help Children in Need

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Jan 19, 2018 / 0 comments


Asiatic Cheetah on the Brink of Extinction, Only 50 Remaining in the World

  One of the most remarkable creatures on the planet, the Asiatic cheetah, is nearing extinction.    READ MORE

Dec 20, 2017 / 0 comments


Paralyzed Corgi-Chihuahua Gets New Wheelchair, Ready for New Family

  Meet Tiger, a 7-year-old Corgi-Chihuahua mix who is on his way to getting a second chance at the happy life he deserves.    READ MORE

Dec 04, 2017 / 0 comments


Double-Amputee Boy Meets Quadruple-Amputee Dog (and Tears Ensue)

  [video:wistia|l1awxeztus|true]   By Aly Semigran   READ MORE

Nov 27, 2017 / 0 comments


Dog Owners Have a Decreased Risk of Death, Study Finds

  There are a million great things about being a dog owner, but this one is pretty high up there: owning a dog may actually help you live longer.  READ MORE

Nov 22, 2017 / 0 comments