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Baby gorillas debut at Bronx Zoo

Baby gorillas debut at Bronx ZooTwo baby gorillas have made their first public appearance at the Bronx Zoo in New York. (April 15)
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
Nation Now

Gray whale travels 13,987 miles, breaking world record

Gray whale travels 13,987 miles, breaking world recordA western North Pacific gray whale traveled 13,987 miles from Russia to Mexico and back again, breaking the known world record for mammal migration, researchers say.
  • Nation Now
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
News

Woman arrested after 15 dogs left in parked car

Woman arrested after 15 dogs left in parked carThe windows of the car were slightly cracked but police say it was 118-degrees inside.
  • News
  • 6 days, 6 hours ago
News

Dog saves family from murder suspect

Dog saves family from murder suspectA Georgia family's pet dog kept a suspected murderer at bay until cops could arrive on scene.
  • News
  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
Nation Now

Chimp swats camera drone out of air at zoo

Chimp swats camera drone out of air at zooA chimp at a zoo in the Netherlands decided she wasn't interested in having a close-up.
  • Nation Now
  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Nation Now

Wildlife officials: Mountain lion no longer under L.A. home

Wildlife officials: Mountain lion no longer under L.A. homeA well-known California mountain lion that was holed up under a Los Angeles home is finally gone, California wildlife officials say.
  • Nation Now
  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Nation

Sea lion pup apprehended by police for school trespassing

Sea lion pup apprehended by police for school trespassingSan Diego County Sheriff's deputies corralled a sea lion pup that wandered from the beach onto school property, taking some adorable pictures of it sitting in the back of a police car. Jen Markham (@jenmarkham) has the story.
  • Nation
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
Animals

Hundreds of fish die at Texas State Aquarium

Hundreds of fish die at Texas State AquariumMost couldn't be saved, and representatives say the death toll is more than they can count
  • Animals
  • 5 days, 6 hours ago
Animals

Abandoned puppy found with only three legs

Abandoned puppy found with only three legsNeighbors found the puppy in an abandoned home and took him to a clinic where doctors amputated what was left of his leg.
  • Animals
  • 6 days ago
Animals

WATCH LIVE: Newborn giraffe at Dallas Zoo

WATCH LIVE: Newborn giraffe at Dallas ZooAnimal Planet and the Dallas Zoo provided live coverage as Katie the giraffe gave birth Friday at the facility's Giants of the Savanna habitat.
  • Animals
  • 1 week ago
Animals

Man shot police dog as it attacked his pet rabbit

Man shot police dog as it attacked his pet rabbitThe man has been charged with a misdemeanor count of firing a weapon inside the city limits
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Animals

Puppy survives two rattlesnake bites while on hike

Puppy survives two rattlesnake bites while on hikeGuinness ended up getting bit twice, once in the face, where he swelled up, and another time in the leg
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Animals

Photo shows bobcat catching shark off Florida beach

Photo shows bobcat catching shark off Florida beachA Florida photographer captured a picture of the food chain in action.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Animals

Thousands of pet goldfish take over lake

Thousands of pet goldfish take over lakeThe Colorado Parks and Wildlife are figuring out how to best rid a lake of thousands of goldfish. The fish have overtaken the lake and are outcompeting native species.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Animals

Deadly fungus can sicken pets and people

Deadly fungus can sicken pets and peopleThe Washington State Health Department is tracking C. gattii on orders from the CDC.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks ago
Animals

Injured dog thought to be dead digs out of grave

Injured dog thought to be dead digs out of graveA Washington State dog that was hit by a car, struck in the head and then buried in a field showed up alive days later
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Animals

Owner of pink chickens released them to 'make people smile'

Owner of pink chickens released them to 'make people smile'The man said he used food coloring, beet juice, and Kool-Aid to dye the chickens
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Animals

Cute alert! Second eaglet hatches on live stream

Cute alert! Second eaglet hatches on live streamThe eaglet baby watch is over for thousands that have tuned in to the live-streaming video of two eagles taking turns keeping their eggs warm in Pennsylvania since late January.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Crime

Police looking for suspects who cut pit bull's ears off

Police looking for suspects who cut pit bull's ears offCrime stoppers is offering a $5000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of the person responsible.
  • Crime
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Animals

Video: Pitbull owner says "It's not the breed, it's how you train"

Video: Pitbull owner says "It's not the breed, it's how you train"A dog owner hopes his video will show pitbulls are a misunderstood breed.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Animals

Whoa Baby! Bowie County cow has quadruplets

Whoa Baby! Bowie County cow has quadruplets15 is the cow making history in DeKalb with the incredibly rare feat of delivering four calves.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Entertainment

Puppy swallows bait -- hook, line and sinker

Puppy swallows bait -- hook, line and sinkerA four-month-old puppy is recovering in Kentucky after gobbling the bait from her owner's fishing pole and swallowing it– hook, line and sinker.
  • Entertainment
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Animals

This golden retriever is terrible at catching food

This golden retriever is terrible at catching foodFritz the golden retriever is showing off his catching, or lack of catching, skills on YouTube.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Animals

Drones being used to track Houston's stray dogs

Drones being used to track Houston's stray dogs"The drone allows us to draw a big circle in the air as we're filming in 4K, it's beautiful footage," said McPhee.
  • Animals
  • 4 weeks ago
Animals

Dogs rescued from Korean dog meat farm transported to California

Dogs rescued from Korean dog meat farm transported to CaliforniaAfter lifetimes spent in small, filthy crowded cages on a South Korean dog meat farm, dozens of dogs can now spend the rest of their lives in loving homes
  • Animals
  • 4 weeks ago
Animals

Dog stranded on Lake Erie rescued

Dog stranded on Lake Erie rescuedConcerned residents say they'd been watching the dog for several days
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Health

Could elephants hold the key to cure cancer?

Could elephants hold the key to cure cancer?The research being done at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation isn't just for the future of Asian elephants, it could be for the future of fighting cancer in humans
  • Health
  • 1 month ago
Local

"Metro" the bus-riding dog and his 20-mile journey

"Metro" the bus-riding dog and his 20-mile journeyThe passenger said he remembered the dog boarding 20-miles earlier in northwest Houston at the Hwy 249/Hollister bus stop.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Meet the oldest and biggest wombat in the world

Meet the oldest and biggest wombat in the worldA zookeeper at the Ballarat Wildlife Park says they have what is likely the world's "oldest" and "biggest" Wombat.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Nevada bill would allow sick pets to use medical marijuana

Nevada bill would allow sick pets to use medical marijuanaPets might soon be able to use pot under a bill introduced Tuesday in the Nevada Legislature.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago