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Zoos Use Animal Acupuncture to Help Penguins Feel Their Best


There are a lot of things we will do for the animals we care about, and that doesn’t end with just pet owners. READ MORE

Jun 20, 2018 / 0 comments

 

Australian Wildlife Conservancy Builds Largest Cat-Proof Fence to Protect Endangered Species


On April 12, 2018, the Australian Wildlife Conservancy (AWC) finished creating a 94-square-kilometer—approximately 58-square-m READ MORE

Jun 01, 2018 / 0 comments

 

American Airline Pet Policy Cracks Down on Allowed Emotional Support Animals


American Airlines has made updates to their pet policies in regard to emotional support animals (ESAs).   READ MORE

May 25, 2018 / 0 comments

 

Hasbro Releases New “Game of Life” That Now Includes Pets


Hasbro has just released a new version of the Game of Life that includes pets!   READ MORE

May 11, 2018 / 0 comments

 

Increasing Populations of Male Snapping Turtles Linked to Mercury Pollution


A recent study about the effects of environmental conditions on sex ratios in turtle nests has shown that agricultu READ MORE

May 04, 2018 / 0 comments

 

Golden Retriever Gives Birth to Extremely Rare 'Green' Puppy


A pet parent got the surprise of a lifetime when her Golden Retriever gave birth to a litter of nine puppies, one of which had a green tint to his fur.    READ MORE

Jul 20, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Chinese City Implements One-Dog Policy and Bans 40 Breeds


Pet parents in the coastal Chinese city of Qingdao are upset about a new regulation that limits residents to one dog per household and also bans certain breeds, includ READ MORE

Jun 09, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Meet Burrito: The Extremely Rare Male Tortoiseshell Kitten


  This is Burrito the kitten, a fascinating and adorable needle in a haystack. That's because Burrito is an incredibly rare male tortoiseshell cat.  READ MORE

May 09, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Simon the Giant Rabbit Mysteriously Dies on United Airlines Flight


Simon, a 3-foot rabbit who was destined to be one of the world's largest, mysteriously died on a United Airlines flight from London's Heathrow Airport to Chicago's O'Hare READ MORE

Apr 26, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Australia's Longest Venomous Snake Is a 13-Foot King Cobra Named Raja


From spiders to sharks to snakes, Australia is home to some of the world’s most dangerous, yet awe-inspiring creatures.   READ MORE

Apr 21, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Study Finds That Feral Cats Now Cover Nearly 100% of Australia


According to the Biological Conservation journal, a collation of 91 studies concluded that READ MORE

Jan 06, 2017 / 1 comments

 

Rescued Cat with Badly-Matted Fur Gets a New Look and a New Home


In a story that serves as both a reminder to keep an eye out for the elderly and their pets: a badly-matted cat was found in its Pennsylvania residence in mid-December after her READ MORE

Dec 27, 2016 / 1 comments

 

Understanding Feral Cats and Urban Relocation Programs


Feral cats are some of the most misunderstood animals, particularly in urban landscapes. READ MORE

Oct 26, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Veterinarian Who Killed a Cat With Bow and Arrow is Suspended For One Year


In April 2015, Texas-based veterinarian Kristen Lindsey shocked and horrified pet parents and animal lovers everywhere when she posted a photo on Facebook of herself holding a dead cat th READ MORE

Oct 19, 2016 / 0 comments

 

New York Passes Law That Allows Cremated Pets To Be Buried With Owners


For pet lovers in New York state who want to take their beloved, deceased dog or cat with them to the great beyond, a new law has passed that will allow this to ha READ MORE

Sep 28, 2016 / 0 comments

 

Kitten Flushed Down Toilet By Child is Miraculously Rescued


In one of the more extreme examples of how pets and small children can get into some sticky situations together, a toddler in Kansas accidentally flushed a month-old kitten down a toilet earlier th READ MORE

Aug 25, 2016 / 1 comments

 

Meet Samson: NYC's Biggest Cat and Internet Star


At 28 pounds and 4-feet-long, Samson—a purebred Maine Coon from New York City—is quickly becoming a main attraction on the internet.    READ MORE

Aug 23, 2016 / 0 comments