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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


Dog Ingests Coat Hanger, Saved By Emergency Surgery

If you're a pet parent, you know that dogs can, and often will, eat things they shouldn't. READ MORE

Feb 29, 2016 / 1 comments


Warm Temps Triggering Gender Changes in Australia’s Dragon Lizards

According to new research from the University of Canberra's Institute for Applied Ecology, Australia’s bearded dragon lizards are, perhaps, the ultimate chameleons. READ MORE

Jul 21, 2015 / 0 comments


Oregon Cat Returns to Family After 7 Years

by Samantha Drake     READ MORE

Mar 31, 2015 / 0 comments


Study Finds That Cats Pay More Attention to Us Than We Realize

By Samantha Drake   Cats, long stereotyped as aloof and highly independent creatures compared to dogs, may be getting a bad rap.   READ MORE

Feb 23, 2015 / 1 comments


Loyal Schnauzer Runs Away to Be With Sick Owner in Hospital

It has been a rough year for Dale "Bucko" Franck and his wife Nancy. According to Iowa READ MORE

Feb 17, 2015 / 0 comments